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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield Museums and the Springfield Cultural Partnership has announced a celebration of outdoor public art created by local artists in the newly renovated Pynchon Plaza on June 4 from 2-4 p.m. Public meeting of the mass gaming commission on May 25 According to a press release sent to 22News by Springfield …

Austin Museums | Image Credit: Bullock Texas State History Museum Facebook Page Austin’s museums are among the city’s most popular attractions. Austin, Texas’ many museums are a popular destination for locals and tourists alike. Plus, there’s always a museum for everyone – whether you love contemporary or traditional arts, science or history, or just want …

Diana Ayiro, a customer service agent working for one of the telecommunications companies, has attended many of the events and festivals held in the Museum’s gardens this year, although she has never set foot in the area. exposure. “I only visited to see the prestigious BET Award that Eddie Musuuza, aka Eddy Kenzo, a Ugandan …

Appointment Stephen Fry has been named the new patron of Dr. Johnson’s House, a 300-year-old townhouse and museum. Dr. Johnathan Dalzell has been appointed director of Museums Council of Northern Ireland. Dalzell previously worked in private and public sector research and teaching, and coordinated large multinational research projects and national statutory programs for numerous private, …

Today is International Museum Day (IMD). It is a celebration of the importance of museums in cultural exchange, enrichment, cooperation and peace between peoples, says the International Council of Museums. Despite their immense importance, museums are not immune to the effects of war. Throughout history, these priceless cultural sites and the heritage they contain have …

When you think of Washington, it’s probably the most popular cities and neighborhoods that come to mind. And places like Seattle, Tacoma or Spokane of course have a ton of attractions. But it’s the smaller areas that tend to have more unique and special options. With a population of just …

NEW funding should be given to museums, galleries, libraries and cultural venues across the country. Carlisle MP John Stevenson is calling on local museums and galleries in Carlisle and Cumbria to bid for nearly £17million in new funding to improve their exhibitions and collections. This new funding from central government and the Arts Council will …

TARPON SPRINGS, FL — Projects near and dear to the hearts of Pinellas County residents have been called “budget turkeys” by a research group that monitors state budget appropriations. In his annual report, Florida TaxWatcha nonprofit, nonpartisan research institute, said there were 166 appropriations labeled as “budget turkeys” in this year’s state budget. Commonly referred …

Doha: Qatar Museums (QM) is offering a range of online workshops, tours and storytelling until June this year. For this month, every Sunday and Tuesday, the National Museum of Qatar (NMoQ) is offering a virtual field trip. The live tour will take place online from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and is free. In a …

Posted By: David Bell May 6, 2022 SAFFORD — A Safford Library card gets more than books this summer. “We have a brand new offering, called Act One Culture Pass,” said the library’s Leslie Talley. “So now your Safford Library card can get you into Arizona’s museums, zoos and other cultural attractions. Act One offered …

Dorset-born singer-songwriter, musician and poet PJ Harvey donated his Dorset dialect narrative poem Orlam to the Dorset Museum during a recent visit. Accompanied by her mother Eva, Harvey spent an afternoon at the museum, starting with the museum library, and presented Acting Director Elizabeth Selby with a hand-corrected proof of the book and a signed …

According to numerous sources, the invading Russian soldiers fled with thousands of works of art and historical treasures from art institutions in hard-hit Ukrainian cities. Among the items said to have disappeared from their rightful homes is a priceless collection of Scythian gold artifacts dating back to the fourth century BCE, which officials say were …

Hello Manton! Summer has come, summer has gone – do you or did you have the air conditioner on? Just another sign that spring and summer are really coming. Lawn mowing is in progress, trees, bushes and flowers are blooming. It seems that the trees get leaves overnight. I hope the next cold nights don’t …

The end of the school year is approaching and many parents are busy finding ways to entertain children during the summer holidays. For the record, I am one of those parents. How not to break the bank while the kids are on summer vacation Working full time and having young children on school break is …

On Tuesday, the Milwaukee County Board of Supervisors approved a $45 million county contribution to help fund the new Milwaukee Public Museum building, a significant component of the $240 million project. Priscilla E. Coggs-Jones, Russell Goodwin Sr., Sylvia Ortiz-Velez, and Sequanna Taylor voted no on the money, which passed 14-4. Coggs-Jones and Ortiz-Velez first voted …

Kandiyohi County Historical Society Willmar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, closed holidays, $3 for adults 12 and under and members of the Kandiyohi County Historical Society admitted free, 320-235-1881, located at the Locomotive on the North Business Highway 71 across from Robbins Island. The museum has a number of featured exhibits. Besides the museum, …

The museum currently has several exhibitions, including one featuring the Peregrine Falcon and one exploring Sheffield in the 1950s. Register to our daily newsletter Weston Park Museum, Sheffield. Weston Park is Sheffield’s largest museum and is housed in a Grade II listed building. There is a cafe on site named Ambulo which has indoor and …

The Thomas Branigan Memorial Library, 200 E. Picacho Ave., celebrates Earth Day! On Friday, April 22, the library will host two seed-related events to mark the 52nd Earth Day. • Seed saving event. Interested in saving your own seeds and contributing to a resilient community seed bank? The Tierra Sagrada Seed Library will host a …

Continuing the tradition established by the Society of American Archivists (SAA) and Heritage Preservation (HP), the Foundation for Advancement in Conservation (FAIC) encourages libraries, museums, archives, historical societies and preservation organizations to reserve May to participate in Help. Cultural institutions can set aside some time during the month of May to take a few simple …

Adobe Stock/EdNurg Want to experience the culture and history of the first state? Visit one of Delaware’s many museums! Here is a list of over 30 museums across the state. New Castle County Auburn Valley State Park and Mansion Auburn Valley State Park includes a furnished mansion completed in 1897, as well as the Marshall …

The British Library has submitted a planning application for its ‘St Pancras Transformed’ scheme, which includes the completion of its ‘campus’ in the capital, an extension onto the three-acre land to the north of its existing Grade 1 listed building. The application was on the Camden Council website. In 2019 the British Library signed a …

North Yorkshire Libraries and two county museums are joining forces to encourage residents to discover and appreciate their community’s heritage during Local History Month in May. Events will take place in county libraries while the Ryedale Folk Museum and the Dales Countryside Museum have dialect and language as their theme for the month. These events …

Three upstate New York museums have been named among the top 10 in the country, and they’re all in one city. USA Today has released its list of the top 10 museums, chosen by its readers in separate polls. The Strong National Museum of Play, the George Eastman Museum and the Rochester Museum & Science …

Kandiyohi County Historical Society Willmar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, closed holidays, $3 for adults 12 and under and members of the Kandiyohi County Historical Society admitted free, 320-235-1881, located at the Locomotive on the North Business Highway 71 across from Robbins Island. The museum has a number of featured exhibits. Besides the museum, …

Last month, the National Portrait Gallery announced the end of its partnership with oil and gas giant BP, a partner since 1990, with effect from December 2022. Museums and galleries have long relied on corporate sponsors to provide sources of revenue and other benefits to the arts sector. Funding has become increasingly critical amid reduced …

Two notebooks belonging to Charles Darwin that have been missing since 2001 will go on display at Cambridge University Library this summer after being returned in an anonymous drop off last month. The 1837 manuscripts were discovered wrapped in cling film inside a pink gift bag, which was left on the floor in a public …

What there is to know State attractions welcome April Fool’s Day in fun and creative ways on social media The Museum of Neon Art and The Huntington both released winky entries on Friday, April 1, 2022 Was a ghost seen at the Winchester Mystery House? Hmm… Honestly, “honestly” is not a word often associated with …

Up and over to them, Savannah! It’s Friday, so let’s start with everything you need to know about what’s happening in town today. First, today’s weather forecast: Beautiful with the clouds and the sun. High: 76 Low: 50. Are you a local owner or trader? We can help you effortlessly deliver effective ads that reach …

JACKSON, MI — You can visit 11 Jackson County museums for free during Museum Day 2022. Participating museums will be open to the public, free of charge, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 7. Many venues will host an “open house style” reception and self-guided tours, while others will offer activities, historical …

Doha: Qatar Museums, in the presence of its President, HE Sheikha Al Mayassa Bint Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, today opened Liwan Design Studios and Labs, a space dedicated to supporting and connecting design professionals who make integral part of Qatar’s burgeoning creative community. Liwan is part of the new Qatar Museums Creative Hub, which …

The FIFA World Cup isn’t the only thing Qatar is planning. In addition to stadiums and 100+ hotels which are in development, the Gulf nation has unveiled plans to build three more art museums, each designed by a Pritzker Prize-winning architect. The announcement was made over the weekend, in which Sheikha Al Mayassa bint Hamad …

Like much of Europe, Norway is watching events in Ukraine with concern, and tourism officials admit that uncertainty is already being reflected in bookings. “Visit Norway has already seen a drop in bookings on our platforms as well as a decrease in searches on our websites,” said Frode Aasheim, Acting Director of Visit Norway. “Undoubtedly, …

When Sir John Soane (1753-1837), a well-known English neoclassical architect, died, he bequeathed his house and all its contents to the British nation by a special Act of Parliament. Soane’s philanthropic act was not purely selfless, as he deprived his son, George, of his inheritance. More than 20 years earlier, George had attacked his father’s …

WAREHAM – Looking for something to do with the kids over April Break? Relatives are coming to visit you and you need a good place to take them? Look no further than the new discount museum passes available at Wareham’s Free Library. Thanks to the efforts of the Friends of Wareham Free Library, residents can …

FLINT, Michigan — Experiencing the excitement and inspiration that arts, culture and museums can provide is essential for a community. However, for some families, paying the regular museum entrance fee may be too expensive. Through community partnerships and a national program called Museums for All, two local museums are opening their doors at reduced prices …

Cheech Marin can’t help but crave his decades-old habit of acquiring art. “Unfortunately, it’s a mania,” he says. “It’s an addiction: my name is Cheech and I’m an art collector.” As unlikely as it may seem, Marin, one half of the iconic duo Cheech & Chong, who made stoner shtick comedy gold in the 1970s …

To be seen as part of the exhibition “Underdogs and Antiheroes: Japanese Prints from the Moskowitz Collection“, which opens March 19, the work is one of many in the museum’s collection that focus not only on sakura, or cherry blossoms, but related activities: gathering to celebrate spring. The Japanese tradition of flower viewing, known as …

The Museum of the American Revolution joins several well-known sites and institutions in historic Philadelphia, the birthplace of democracy, in partnership to support democratic ideals in Ukraine and around the world. On March 19, the African American Museum of Philadelphia, the Betsy Ross House, the Carpenters Hall, Franklin Square, the Independence Visitor Center, the Museum …

Arts Council England (ACE) has provided new guidance for museums considering working with businesses and artists from Russia and Belarus in response to the invasion of Ukraine. In a statement, he made suggestions for English cultural organizations and individual practitioners, particularly those planning, preparing or presenting work in England involving companies or individuals from Russia …

The Easter Bunny Returns to Hayes Egg Roll FREMONT — Children are invited to an afternoon of fun April 16 at the annual Hayes Easter Egg Roll, which replicates the White House Easter egg roll that Rutherford B. Hayes launched when he was president. The egg roll is from noon to 3 p.m., and children …

Visitors with SNAP benefits can receive discounted museum admission by presenting an EBT card. GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan – The Grand Rapids Public Museum (GRPM) is now offering discounted admission to eligible visitors to make the museum more accessible. Under the Museums for All program, people receiving Food Assistance Benefits (SNAP) can visit the museum for …

ROCKFORD (WREX) — Three Stateline museums are receiving hundreds of thousands of dollars in new state funding. The Rockford Art Museum, Tinker Swiss Cottage Museum and Discovery Center Museum will receive hundreds of thousands of state dollars for improvement projects. The funding, announced by Governor JB Pritzker on Wednesday, comes from the Illinois Public Museums …

You could spend your entire visit to Munich exploring its museums and only scratching the surface. Covering everything from cars to contemporary art and of course Oktoberfest, Munich’s museums are great places to learn more about the city, view world-famous paintings or explore the grand halls of an ancient palace. A good place to start …

(STACKER) – Museums are one of the most important institutions in any country. They don’t just show us our past, they contextualize it, allowing visitors to better understand cultures and ourselves. Good museum exhibits provoke thought, generate ideas, and create a sense of appreciation for those who have come before. In many towns and cities, …

(STACKER) – Museums are one of the most important institutions in any country. They don’t just show us our past, they contextualize it, allowing visitors to better understand cultures and ourselves. Good museum exhibits provoke thought, generate ideas, and create a sense of appreciation for those who have come before. In many towns and cities, …

Renowned local architect Arthur Cotton Moore has designed a compelling and viable solution for two new museum sites on the mall. Moore has a long and respected reputation in Washington, having worked on countless new and preservation projects, including the renovation of the Library of Congress. He is a longtime vice-president of the coalition. The …

The National Railway Museum is the latest in a series of cultural institutions to make changes to its operations after the Russian invasion of Ukraine. He announced he would not go ahead with his planned exhibition ‘Trans-Siberian Railway: The World’s Longest Railway’, which was due to open in March 2022, having originally planned a 2021 …

The Tate will use billboards and buildings across London to celebrate places linked to London’s Caribbean heritage from this week. Drawing inspiration from English Heritage’s Blue Plaque programme, a notice board, poster or floor vinyl sticker will feature exclusive stories from contributors at highlighted locations. The campaign was created as a community extension of Tate …

Su Clauson-Wicker special for the Roanoke Times Local museums are unveiling exhibits and scheduling events as the grip of COVID loosens. The Montgomery Museum of Art and History plans to move to spacious new digs in downtown Christiansburg, Wilderness Road museum interpreters are preparing a real historical drama and Smithfield blacksmiths will demonstrate how to …

February has come and gone, and you might not know it, but this month is actually National Arts Month, and it’s about to end. But before that, whether or not you know it’s National Arts Month, why not try exploring these actual museums and art galleries for free from the comfort of your own home? …

There are currently 130 museums in and around Paris covering an eclectic range of subjects and special interests ranging from the wine museum to the counterfeiting museum to the Edith Piaf museum, located in a private apartment, which you should take appointment. to visit. Last year, Paris added two new museums, both in historic buildings, …

Kandiyohi County Historical Society Willmar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, closed holidays, $3 for adults 12 and under and members of the Kandiyohi County Historical Society admitted free, 320-235-1881, located at the Locomotive on the North Business Highway 71 across from Robbins Island. The museum has a number of featured exhibits. Besides the museum, …

After a weekend that saw Storm Eunice sweep across the UK and other severe weather as Storm Franklin and Dudley bring high winds and flooding, museums and heritage attractions have been forced to close. Among them is the Royal Navy Submarine Museum in Gosport, which has announced its closure due to storm damage. The museum …

From Valentine’s Day to the Super Bowl, February is packed with exciting holidays and pop culture events, but perhaps the most significant aspect of the second month of the year is its designation as Black History Month. . So, in honor of the month-long vacation, we’ve put together a guide to 9 places where you …

We are proud to announce the launch of ICOM’s online library, which contains nearly 45,000 references of notices, publications, activity reports and photographs. For the occasion, we interviewed Agnès Roché, documentalist-archivist of ICOM, to tell us more about the history of this documentary fund and its functioning in the service of ICOM members. Agnès Roché, …

Pictured: General view of Accrington Library. Credit: Anthony Pooler Submitted by Mike Warren New plans are to be discussed by councilors to ensure Lancashire’s libraries and museums retain their central role in the county’s cultural life. The Library and Museum Strategies 2022-25 will set out a vision for how these vital services will evolve over …

Parisian museums often miss out on attractions like the Eiffel Tower, but these exhibits are worth seeing for those visiting the city of love. Paris is the capital of France and one of most important and most visited cities in the world. Paris is known for its very famous “Eiffel Tower” and is home to …

DULUTH — David Karpeles, founder of the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museum at 902 E. First St., died Jan. 19 in Santa Barbara, Calif. He was 85 years old. Two of his children, Mark Karpeles and Cheryl Alleman, will serve respectively as president and CEO and vice president and CEO of the Karpeles Manuscript Library Museums …

Alex Haley’s final resting place is outside the house he grew up in, it was built by his … [+] grandfather in 1919. Getty There’s nothing quite like stepping into the home of one of your heroes: it’s an intimate and personal way to see how they lived when they were away from the spotlight. …

BERLIN (AP) — The body that oversees Berlin’s museums will hand over ancestral Hawaiian remains collected by a German naturalist in the 19th century to authorities in Hawaii. The Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation said Monday that the remains of 32 people, known as “iwi kupuna,” will be handed over Friday to a representative of the …

Artist and former custodian of art and exhibitions at Winchester’s Guildhall Gallery and Westgate Museum Armory, Christopher Wardman Bradbury, died on January 12. A talented artist and illustrator, Christopher has had two distinct careers. After studying illustration at Manchester Art College, a postgraduate year at Hornsey College of Art quickly led to a successful freelance …

Special report February 5, 2022 10:00 a.m. There are over 35,000 museums in the United States. Although many of them feature art, there are many other types as well. Some celebrate humanity’s achievements, while others focus on certain regions or parts of our history (including humanity’s darkest times involving slavery and genocide). Some look to …

Content of the article Museums in the region are reopening. Content of the article The North Bay museum reopened on Wednesday, according to curator Naomi Hehn, and Science North’s traveling exhibit — the science of Guinness World Records — has been extended through Feb. 25. The museum is open Wednesday to Friday from 12 p.m. …

When you think of museums, what comes to mind? Perhaps a beautiful building that contains wonderful works of art, or another that houses artifacts. Webster’s Dictionary defines them as institutions devoted to the purchase, care, study, and display of items of enduring interest or value, and we’re lucky San Diego County is rich in museums. …

You can again take a trip to the St. Louis Art Museum and the Missouri History Museum. ST. LOUIS — The gates to two of St. Louis’ most popular attractions reopen on Tuesday. You can again take a trip to the St. Louis Art Museum and the Missouri History Museum. The Administration of Art and …

The Museum of Design in Plastics at Bournemouth University of the Arts has been recognized as a collection of national significance by Arts Council England The designation system identifies pre-eminent collections of national significance held in non-national museums, libraries and archives in England, based on their quality and importance. A collection held by the Museum …

Photo: The Harris Museum Lancashire councilors will assess the role of museums and libraries in the cultural life of the county at a cabinet meeting in February. Advertising Councilors will consider approving a ‘new vision’ for two separate library and museum strategies …

ST. Luis — The Missouri History Museum in Forest Park is ready to reopen. The museum closed for about 25 days, following a dramatic increase in COVID-related illnesses. The public will be able to return for in-person tours on Tuesday, February 1. “We are constantly reviewing the situation and how things are going,” said Jody …

NEW PLAN HOPE TO MAKE GREENVILLE’S DOWNTOWN AREA MORE PEDESTRIAN-FRIENDLY. RENEE WUNDERLICH HAS THE DETAILS. RENEE: YOU MAY SOON BE ABLE TO WALK FROM MAIN STREET DOWNTOWN TO ONE OF THESE MUSEUMS IN HERITAGE Green. >> IT REALLY BENEFITS DOWNTOWN IN TERMS OF THIS CONNECTIVITY, AND THEN THOSE MUSEUMS AND LIBRARIES ON THE OTHER SIDE, …

The total number of guided tours carried out by the Authority in museums and heritage sites reached 9,731 Al Shindagha Museum. Photo: Supplied Published: Tue, Jan 25, 2022, 2:12 PM Cultural assets have shown a remarkable recovery after the pandemic: Dubai Culture Dubai’s cultural assets, including museums, heritage sites and public libraries, attracted over 521,000 …

Appointment Claire Lilley, Yorkshire Sculpture ParkThe current program director will take over from founding director Sir Peter Murray CBE later this year. Clare Lilley appointed new director of Yorkshire Sculpture Park Openings The Stourbridge Glass Museum, which is scheduled to open in April 2022, is nearing the end of its interior design. The museum will …

SOLOMON, MD – January 20, 2022 -Today Calvert Marine Museum announces that it has joined Museums for everyone, an exclusive access program of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), administered by the Association of Children’s Museums (ACM), to encourage people from all walks of life to visit museums regularly and develop habits of …

Go to beginning of article Advocacy Alert – January 19, 2022 In this Alliance advocacy alert: Register today : Registration for Museum Advocacy Day 2022 closes THIS Friday, January 21! Contact the Congress: Urge your lawmakers to include museums in COVID-19 aid Register today for Museum Defense Day 2022! There’s still time to join us …

Museums across the US have held special virtual events (with some in-person exceptions) commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. Day as cases of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 continue to rise across the country , causing the cancellation of many celebrations. Here is how six cultural institutions mark the federal holiday. the Brooklyn Museum in New …

What about the Gamble House that positions it to move into the next generation of home museum experiences? It’s a really exciting time for house museums in communities like this, because many of us understand that the way people want to experience historic house museums has changed over time. This is something that museums are …

The redevelopment of a community-run museum in Caithness, on the north coast of Scotland, is among the projects to benefit from the latest round of funding from the Wolfson Foundation. Strathnaver Museum received £75,000 for a program that includes refurbishing the existing museum, creating exhibition and workshop space, installing accessible interpretation throughout the site and …

Image Credit: UGMO Dubai: The United Arab Emirates is home to an abundance of natural beauty and plenty of things to do, especially during the winter months. Each of the seven emirates has their own unique gems, whether they are beaches, mountains, desserts or century-old forts. Here’s where to go in Dubai for your dose …

Nicosia (Lefkosia) is not just about strolling through the intriguing old alleys that wind through the old town. The Cypriot capital also has nearly a dozen museums that are well worth your time, even beyond the refuge they offer from the midday summer sun. Learn about the life of the man who was the most …

Qatar Musems (QM) has announced that its museums and exhibitions will remain open at full capacity. Item number 17 on previously released Cabinet Precautionary Measures stated: “Allow museums and public libraries to open at full capacity, provided that all visitors to these museums and public libraries have completed doses of the COVID-19 vaccine.” “ QM …

CLEVELAND, Ohio (CLE WEEKEND) – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day arrives Monday, January 17. On Remembrance Day which marks the birthday of one of our nation’s greatest civil rights leaders, many Cleveland museums are celebrating the day with free admission and activities designed to educate and honor MLK. Detail of “Unite” by Barbra Jones-Hogu(Cleveland …

Hong Kong’s ‘vaccine bubble’ measures against Covid-19 are set to expand on February 24, with schools and cultural and recreational public places requiring those who enter to be vaccinated, city leader Carrie has announced. Lam. Executive Director Carrie Lam meets with the press on January 4, 2022. Photo: Tom Grundy / HKFP. Health officials had …

The National Air and Space Museum in Washington DC will be closed until January 17. Pixabay Text size The Smithsonian has temporarily closed two museums and changed the hours of others from January 5 to 17 in anticipation of staff shortages due to the upsurge in Covid-19 cases, the institution said on Monday. The National …

Stoke-on-Trent museums and recreation centers are to remain closed for an additional two weeks – so staff can be redeployed to essential services. The Pottery Museum, the Gladstone Pottery Museum and a number of recreational facilities were originally scheduled to reopen to the public on Wednesday January 5, after being closed on Christmas Eve. But …

Museums are fantastic cultural institutions that can provide perspective, education, or inspiration, but you wouldn’t want to live there. Expansion took off during the pandemic, but mega-houses, homes that span tens of thousands of square feet, may feel more institutional than family-friendly if not well designed. To make such a home livable, homeowners need to …

3D models of indigenous artifacts in UK museums were created using Reflectance Transform Imaging (RTI) for the Mootookakio’ssin website project.Handout Blackfoot artifacts scattered throughout Britain’s museums now have a digital home where their stories can be shared with their descendants. A collaboration between researchers at the University of Lethbridge, the Blackfoot Confederacy and three UK …

through beth to 22 December 2021 Above: Worcester Ecotarium (left) and the Museum of Science Boston (right) are two of many venues to which the library offers reduced or free admission. (image on the left of Facebook, image on the right posted on flickr by Christopher Schmidt) I sometimes like to remind readers of all …

The Welsh Government is making £ 5.25million available to support independent arts organizations, museums, libraries and cinemas in Wales during the winter months. The purpose of this fund is to support organizations that are in real difficulty – at risk of closing or losing jobs – unless additional support is provided. This risk must be …

Everyone knows you can catch a big concert in Austin, but it’s also a city where you can spot a painting by Frida Kahlo, the elegant sculptures by Elisabet Ney, and the genre work of up-and-coming contemporary artists. Austin is home to an incredible array of museums, many of which can be visited without spending …

Access to all resources from the ICOM documentation center The fruit of the work of several generations of librarians since 1948, but long reserved for them alone, the Library’s database is now directly available to all, in its entirety, in the three official languages ​​of ICOM. First of all, it contains all the publications of …

December 16 – Kandiyohi County Historical Society Willmar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, statutory holidays, $ 3 for adults 12 and under and Kandiyohi County Historical Society members admitted free, 320- 235-1881, located at the North Business Highway 71 locomotive across from Robbins Island. The museum has a …

Three museums in the area recently received state grants from the Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission (PHMC). The Beaver County Historical Research and Landmarks Foundation (BCHFLF), Historic Harmony Inc. and Lawrence County Historical Society each received $ 4,000 in cultural and historical support grants. The purpose of these grants is to support the general operations …

A commentary from a Saanich resident with a lasting interest in history. I was born in 1936 and grew up in England during the blitz. The idea that the story should be hidden from the public is absolutely abhorrent to me. I came to Canada in 1965 to build a new future. I visited the …

A Santa Claus puppet performed by Gustave Baumann of Santa Fe. Courtesy / NMHM NMHM News: SANTA FE – Visit the Santa Fe Plaza on Sunday, December 19, in the height of the holiday season and enjoy an open house hosted by the New Mexico Museum of History (NMHM) and the Museum of Art of …

Sir Anthony van Dyck’s Portrait of a Woman, JMW Turner’s Walton Bridge and LS Lowry’s painting of David Lloyd George’s birthplace in Manchester are among dozens of artifacts of cultural significance preserved for the nation this year. Through cultural donations and acceptance programs in lieu of Art Council England, paintings, archives and other items worth …

Willmar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, statutory holidays, $ 3 for adults 12 and under and Kandiyohi County Historical Society members admitted free, 320- 235-1881, located at the North Business Highway 71 locomotive across from Robbins Island. The museum has a number of featured exhibits. In addition to …

The Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission has awarded nearly $ 2 million in cultural and historical support grants to 154 eligible museums and official county historical societies in 56 counties in Pennsylvania. The Blair County Historical Society received $ 4,000 under the program, while the Railroaders Memorial Museum received $ 5,840. In Bedford County, the …

THE SCOOP Just half a mile away, Cold Spring Harbor has two museums, a library, two learning centers, an entrance to the Greenbelt Trail, a harbor, a state park, shops and restaurants, all located in a business district registered in the national register of historical monuments. Places. Some of the buildings are over 200 years …

Wouldn’t you like your local museum to move to 21st century and offer you and your family a fun, personalized learning adventure based on your particular interests? Teacher and students looking for artefacts on display at the museum getty As the internet and our physical world migrate to the metaverse, museums are stuck in the …

The Vatican Museums have a rare Mackenzie Delta kayak that is over a century old. Although some parts of its sealskin hull are damaged, overall it is in very good condition.Photograph by Chris Warde-Jones / The Globe and Mail An Inuvialuit leader wants the rare Western Arctic kayak held by the Vatican Museums to be …

* Community invited to register for workshops, tours and live demonstrations Qatar Museums launched several events and activities throughout the month of December at the Museum of Islamic Art (MIA), the Qatar National Museum (NMoQ) and the fire station. The MIA will organize a Square Kufic workshop on December 22 and 29, from 4 p.m. …

Despite the strict restrictions on coronaviruses, around 255,000 Iranians and foreigners have visited various treasures in the museums of Imam Reza’s sacred shrine since last March, said Mahdi Gheysarinik, deputy head of the Organization of Libraries, Museums and Departments. documents from Astan Quds Razavi. AhlulBayt News Agency (ABNA): Despite the strict restrictions on coronaviruses, around …

After spending the 20 months providing us with the books, audiobooks, DVDs, and other essentials that made our pandemic days at home a little more bearable, the San Diego Public Library wants to help San Diego residents make the transition to our next chapter in life. The one where at least some of the action …

“The depth of our debates has diminished. The issues we debate are, often, inconsequential. Logic and reason are replaced by conspiracy and posture, and my patience for it in general, but especially in these beautiful walls of the world. Senate, has worn thin. “ – Senator Erin Oban, D-Bismarck, announcing her decision not to run …

Willmar, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, statutory holidays, $ 3 for adults 12 and under and Kandiyohi County Historical Society members admitted free, 320- 235-1881, located at the North Business Highway 71 locomotive across from Robbins Island. The museum has a number of featured exhibits. In addition to …

OXFORD, England – On November 12, 2021, the Policy and Standards Division of the Library of Congress announced that the headings “foreigners” and “illegal aliens” would be replaced with new headings “non-citizens” and “illegal immigration” . Library of Congress subject headings are assigned to library resources to help users access articles on similar topics, but, …

By Michael Norton, Ph.D., Chief Policy Analyst at Reinvestment Fund Public libraries and museums are deeply rooted in their communities in ways that enrich the well-being of local residents. Through their core services, programs and partnerships with other organizations, they catalyze broader support networks that meet a wide range of needs for individuals, organizations and …

A new one-year project from the Scarborough Museums Trust aims to engage residents of the Borough of Scarborough and across Yorkshire in conversations about race and the environment. From Local to Global will connect with researchers and environmentalists across the UK and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The project, which has received £ 130,000 …

American collectors of Russian art would gladly donate works of art from their own collection to Russian museums if appropriate legal channels are arranged, Anatoly Bekkerman, Anatoly Bekkerman, the owner of the ABA gallery in New York and one of the main Russian art dealers in the United States, told Sputnik MOSCOW (UrduPoint News / …

Libraries, Museums and Theater is an exhibition of selected works by legendary German artist Candida Höfer. This is the artist’s eleventh solo exhibition with Ben Brown Fine Arts and the eighth solo exhibition at the London Gallery. The retrospective presents a selection of quintessential and spectacular photographs from libraries, museums and a theater, variously located …

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