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Secret Documents Reveal How the Berkshire Museum Manipulated Its Board Into Liquidating Its Collection

How does a museum end up deciding to sell off substantially all of its most valuable artworks? That’s a question rarely answered. Now, however, thanks to a lawsuit from the indefatigable Berkshire Eagle, the Berkshire Museum has been forced to reveal just that. Bővebben »

London’s Design Museum announces Azzedine Alaïa exhibition co-curated by the late designer himself

A major exhibition of the late Azzedine Alaïa’s work will open in London in spring 2018, the Design Museum announced on Wednesday. Bővebben »

The birther president tours a civil rights museum. Really?

President Trump tours the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum in Jackson, Miss., on Dec. 9. (Susan Walsh / AP) To the editor: Among the many actions taken by President Trump that made him an unwelcome presence at an opening ceremony for Mississippi’s new civil rights museum was his ride into office powered by his hatred of

חנוכה 2017: אטרקציות משפחתיות

סיורי עששיות, חנוכייה מתובלת, סדנת מטבעות חשמונאים, תהלוכת לפידים ועוד שלל פעילויות. חופשת חנוכה של הילדים מתחילה מחר (ה’), ולכבוד החג המואר ריכזנו עבורכם שלל פעילויות ואטרקציות מגוונות מצפון ועד דרום. ” ; } if (imgCredit != null) { imgTitleFinal += ” ” + “(” + imgCredit + “)” + “” ; } yq(value).find(‘a’). Bővebben

One of the ‘Most Disgusting’ Blobs Ever Seen to Go on Museum Display

The Museum of London says it will put the only remaining chunk of the 143-U.S.-ton mass of oil, fat, diapers and baby wipes on display early next year NEWSLETTERS Receive the latest local updates in your inbox FILE – This is Monday, Sept. 25, 2017 file photo of a fatberg covering an 1852-built sewer at

Durham Museum will show 1938 film ‘Boys Town’ for Boys Town’s 100th anniversary

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Artificial Intelligence Is Killing the Uncanny Valley and Our Grasp on Reality

There’s a revolution afoot, and you will know it by the stripes. Earlier this year, a group of Berkeley researchers released a pair of videos. In one, a horse trots behind a chain link fence. In the second video, the horse is suddenly sporting a zebra’s black-and-white pattern. Bővebben »

End of an era for CPS science fair at Museum of Science and Industry

Since 1950, hundreds of Chicago Public Schools students each year have entered the grand Museum of Science and Industry on Chicago’s lakefront with science projects in tow, proudly showing their work at the annual CPS science fair. Bővebben »

Museum tackles 1st redesign

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art is closing its early-American art galleries for two months to redesign the space for the first time since opening to visitors in 2011. The Colonial to Early 19th Century and Late 19th Century galleries will be inaccessible to guests from Jan. Bővebben »

Charlie Chaplin family join fight to save Cinema Museum in London

The family of Charlie Chaplin have expressed dismay over the threatened closure of the Cinema Museum in south London, which they say is “the nearest thing that Britain has to a Chaplin museum”. The museum is situated in a former Victorian workhouse in Lambeth that played an important role in the actor’s childhood. Bővebben »

It’s Time to Stop Hating on Museum Selfies

Photo by Sergei Savostyanov, via Getty Images. There are people who take pictures of the “Mona Lisa,” and then there are people who stand at the back and mockingly take pictures of people taking pictures of the “Mona Lisa” before quietly wading to the front of the crowd to stare contemplatively into her eyes. Bővebben

Visiting MS Civil Rights Museum


Dollhouse Art at Norton Museum

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – A handmade dollhouse was intended to be a toy for a grandchild, but evolved into a priceless piece to be featured at the Norton Museum of Art. “Miss Lucy’s 3 Day Doll House Party” is on display Dec. 14 to Feb. Bővebben »

A Nemzeti Múzeumba kerültek az idén kibocsátott érmék és …

Ünnepélyesen átadták szerdán a Magyar Nemzeti Bank (MNB) által idén kibocsátott érmék és bankjegyek múzeumi példányait a Magyar Nemzeti Múzeumnak (MNM), ahol az MNB erdélyi tallérgyűjteményét ismertető kötet angol nyelvű változatát is bemutatták. Bővebben »

Kiállítás nyílik Bukarestben a nagyváradi egyházmegye történelmi …

2017. december 13. szerda 09: 50 A Nagyváradi Római Katolikus Egyházmegye december 11-én sajtótájékoztatót tartott a püspöki palotában, melynek két fő témája volt: a bukaresti Román Nemzeti Történeti Múzeumban megnyíló egyháztörténeti kiállítás, illetve a felújítási munkálatok megkezdése a püspöki palotában. Bővebben »

“המוזיאון”: משהו כאן שבור לרסיסים

לאור הצהרתו מעוררת המחלוקת של דונלד טראמפ על הכרתה הרשמית של ארצות הברית בירושלים כבירתה של ישראל, הצפייה בסרט “המוזיאון” של רן טל רלוונטית מתמיד, ומציפה את הקשר הסבוך שבין מקום ומרחב ובין דת ללאום. סרטו של רן טל על מוזיאון ישראל, מציג מוסד תרבותי מבוסס, על כל רכיביו האנושיים והאסתטיים, כמשובץ במרחב ייחודי ואמביוולנטי.

“המשרד במוזיאון, אבל כשאני צריכה להעמיק, זה כאן”

הדבר הבולט בחדר העבודה של ד”ר איה לוריא, המנהלת והאוצרת הראשית של מוזיאון הרצליה לאמנות, הוא ספרים וקטלוגים: ספרים שעוסקים במושאי המחקר של לוריא – ייצוגי זהות בדיוקן הארץ־ישראלי בתקופת היישוב; קטלוגים של תערוכות שהיא אצרה; קטלוגים של אמנים ישראלים; Bővebben »

Letter: Museum must back up claim of dire finances

To the editor: I, for one, have not seen any published financial statements that support the Berkshire Museum’s legal team’s claim that the museum is indisputably in a dire financial situation. “Indisputably” and “dire” are very strong words and the timing of their use serves to make one think that their legal team is just

Berkshire Museum reached for ‘silver’ solution through arts sales

By Larry Parnass, The Berkshire Eagle PITTSFIELD — When trustees of the Berkshire Museum met for a retreat in October 2016, they viewed a table of choices they might make about the institution’s financial future. In a slide called “Scenario summaries,” the bad news was on the left: “Current,” it said. “Unsustainable. Bővebben »

Plan details to relocate Children’s Museum still in works

Plans are still on to move the Children’s Museum to a new location near Millennium Park, but leaders won’t have details ready for the city by the end of the year as they once hoped. The city agreed in June to reserve land at the northwest corner of Gill Street and Lakeshore Drive for the

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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.