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Africa’s ‘museum for social change’

The Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa , more pithily known as Zeitz Mocaa, in Cape Town is now the largest museum in Africa dedicated to contemporary art from the continent and its diaspora. Bővebben »

Guru Gopinath National Dance Museum celebrates Indian dance forms and its tradition

India has its dedicated museums for calico, kite, dolls, rail, aeronautics, science and technology, apart from conventional museums that are a storehouse of exhibits and information on the evolution of man, heritage, and civilisations. But, a dance museum tucked away in the suburbs of Thiruvananthapuram springs many surprises, and makes one proud. Bővebben »

Museum of African American History is freely digitizing home movies

The Great Migration home movie project will set up service on the museum’s second floor, and visitors can make an appointment to have their media safely stored in digital form. The team can digitize a range of formats, from 16mm and 8mm home video to obsolete tape-based mediums like MiniDV, Betacam and VHS to audio

Art Museum, Parkway Get Festive Look With Annual Christmas Tree Lighting

November 22, 2017 8: 33 PMBy Justin Udo PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Hundreds of people gathered at The Philadelphia Museum of Art to take part in the annual Christmas tree lighting. The free hot chocolate helped keep spirits warm during the chilly tree lighting ceremony Wednesday night. Bővebben »

Southern Museum of Flight moving, expanding possibilities

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) – A B25 bomber flown by a Tuskegee airman, a Russian helicopter from the cold war, and a US Navy Blue Angel are just a handful of the aircraft owned by the Southern Museum of Flight. But not all are on display. Bővebben »

Holiday events aplenty at The Woodlands Children’s Museum

By Patricia Dillon, [email protected] Published 6: 01 pm, Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Pancakes with Santa at The Woodlands Childrené­s Museum will be Sat. Dec. 9 from 8-11 a.m. Children can enjoy a tasty breakfast and take pictures with jolly St. Nick. Pancakes with Santa at The Woodlands Childrené­s Museum will be Sat. Dec. Bővebben »

The ark vs. the covenant: The dramatic contrast between the Creation Museum and the Museum of the Bible

(AP Photo/John Minchillo) Visitors pass outside the front of a replica Noah’s Ark at the Ark Encounter theme park during a media preview day, Tuesday, July 5, 2016, in Williamstown, Ky. The long-awaited theme park based on the story of a man who got a warning from God about a worldwide flood will debut in

Video of Tree lighting ceremony at Phila. Museum of Art

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 06: 12PM The 6abc parade steps off tomorrow, but Wednesday evening is another big celebration – the annual tree-lighting. Meteorologist Adam Joseph was there when the tree was lit around 5: 52 p.m. He described the tree as 54 feet tall and 7,000 pounds. Bővebben »

Field Museum scientists use X-rays to examine infamous man-eating lions to settle skull mystery

Mike Paha is the guy assigned to go into the enclosure with the man-eating lions. For the job, he pulls on white booties, like a cable TV installer. The big cats, of course, are dead. Paha does not look nervous. What he looks like, instead, is a person enjoying the absurdity of the tableau he’s

McDonald’s tearing down museum on site of first restaurant | Fox News

The chain announced on Monday that they’re razing a replica of Ray Kroc’s first McDonald’s. (Associated Press) McDonald’s announced on Monday that it will demolish a replica of the first-ever McDonald’s restaurant in suburban Chicago. The replica stood on the site of Ray Kroc’s first McDonald’s in Des Plaines, Ill., which opened in 1955. Bővebben

Tru who? Montreal Museum unveils dreadful waxwork of Justin Trudeau that looks nothing like him

A waxwork of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has been unveiled by a museum in Montreal and immediately become an object of ridicule at its unveiling. Although not many world leaders can boast of being depicted in wax, it’s unlikely the premier will be recommending his fellow citizens to go and view his model anytime

New Tennessee museum review examines allegations of unfair raises, previous leadership issues

Tennessee auditors continue to find issues with the operations at the Tennessee State Museum, according to a newly released review. But the museum commission’s chairman notes the review focuses on a time when the museum’s former executive director was in charge, stating new leadership will help the museum chart a new direction. Bővebben »

First Museum Store Sunday is Nov. 26

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Swedish Design Museum Launches Digitally

A new design museum has opened. Where, you ask? Online. Sweden has taken a leap into the digital future in launching a virtual compendium of its rich design past, present, and future. Bővebben »

Treme jazz museum small but powerful

NEW ORLEANS — Our city has give a number of contributions to the world, not the least of which is jazz. How the music originated is the subject of a cozy new museum in Treme, aptly named Treme’s Petit Jazz Museum, Alvin Jackson, historian and curator of the museum, explains. Bővebben »

Grayslake history museum director takes new job in Elmhurst

Grayslake Historical Society members and Grayslake Heritage Center and Museum employees and volunteers bid goodbye to the museum’s first executive director, Dave Oberg, earlier this month, as he left to take a new position in Elmhurst. Michelle Poe, who was hired as deputy director in July 2016, has since been named the interim director. Bővebben

Sixties Psychedelia Returns With A New Fashion Exhibit at The Museum of the City of New York

The psychedelic fashion that pervaded the Sixties is back again with an exhibit at the Museum of the City of New York, aptly titled “Mod New York: Fashion Takes a Trip. Bővebben »

Opinion/Column: Museum of the Bible is more its name

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Indonesia’s first modern art museum opens in Jakarta

Indonesia’s first modern art museum opened its doors to the public in Jakarta on 4 November. Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara (Museum MACAN) marked its debut with ‘Art Turns. Bővebben »

‘Priceless’ Italian painting stolen from French museum

Giorgio de Chirico in 1970. Photo: Paolo Monti/BEIC. A self-portrait by 20th-century Italian artist Giorgio de Chirico is missing from a museum in the south of France after a thief apparently cut it out of its frame. Bővebben »

A honlap további használatához a sütik használatát el kell fogadni. További információ

A süti beállítások ennél a honlapnál engedélyezett a legjobb felhasználói élmény érdekében. Amennyiben a beállítás változtatása nélkül kerül sor a honlap használatára, vagy az "Elfogadás" gombra történik kattintás, azzal a felhasználó elfogadja a sütik használatát.