museums

British tabloids panic over Jane Austen in 2021

Drawing: Hulton Archives (Getty Images) In a move that the British tabloids The Express and the Daily mail have tagged “Matter-Inspired Black Lives” and “Awakened Madness”, the Jane Austen’s House Museum has announced its intention to honestly answer questions about the author’s ties to brutal imperialism. As the Telegraph originally …

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Works by local students on display at Kearney’s Museum of Nebraska Art | Local News

The work of art students from Elm Creek at the Student Art Show at the Museum of Nebraska Art demonstrates the process of artistic creation. Artwork by students from rural Phelps, Kearney and Buffalo counties continue to be on display through Sunday. The work of art students from Elm Creek …

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The museum of us changes more than its name when it reopens

Credit: Scott Bennion / Museum of Us Above: The Museum Of Us, formerly known as Museum Of Man, is shown in this undated photo. If you think about Balboa Park like crown, its museums are the crown jewels. Among them is the Us museum, formerly known as Museum Of Man. …

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Frist Art Museum director Susan Edwards retires

Susan H. Edwards, the executive director and CEO of the Frist Art Museum, will retire in the coming year. The museum made the announcement on Wednesday and said it would begin the process of choosing its replacement. Edwards was the second director of the art museum, which opened in April …

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The Dam Museum collection moves online

The Boulder City-Hoover Dam Museum takes its archival collection to the next level of accessibility – online and searchable at the push of a button. “This is probably the most valuable curation we can do,” said Roger Shoaff, general manager of the Boulder Dam hotel and liaison with the board …

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World’s Largest Collection of Unique Art Form Opens New Museum in Elmore

TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG) – A local museum that has a world-famous collection has opened the doors to its new location. The Blair Museum of Lithophanes was in the Toledo Botanical Garden for decades. The museum moved to Elmore. The curator says the new space is the perfect fit for the …

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Olafur Eliasson Flood Museum with a site specific facility open to ‘humans and non-humans’

Olafur Eliasson, Life, 2021. Installation view: Beyeler Foundation, Riehen / Basel, 2021. Courtesy of the artist; neugerriemschneider, Berlin; Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York / Los Angeles © 2021 Olafur Eliasson Photo: Mark Niedermann Olafur Eliasson, life. Installation view: Fondation Beyeler, Riehen / Basel, 2021. Courtesy of the artist; neugerriemschneider, Berlin; …

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National Civil Rights Museum responds to Chauvin’s verdict

MEMPHIS, Tennessee – The National civil RIghts museum in Memphis, justice was served and justice prevailed in the Derek Chauvin case, but we are still far from agreeing. There was a collective sigh of relief for some museum visitors this week over the guilty verdict of former Minneapolis cop Chauvin. …

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Lee County Impressions Returns to Showcase Elementary School Art at GumTree Museum | Education

TUPELO • The Lee County Impressions elementary art exhibit returned to normal in 2021. Almost. Minus the usual reception, where hundreds of students and parents typically gather to celebrate the show’s opening night, the show is back to its usual format in person at the GumTree Museum of Art after …

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Us Museum reopens and will offer year-round access with General Admission Ticket – NBC 7 San Diego

As more businesses, entertainment centers and restaurants begin to reopen in San Diego, the Museum of Us has announced that it is ready to join these establishments to welcome the public again – with a new offering. admission. The Balboa Park-based attraction announced it will reopen on Wednesday and offer …

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