Cleveland Museum of Art centennial celebrations guide
One-hundred years ago Monday, the Cleveland Museum of Art opened its doors. This Monday, June 6, CMA launches a month of public celebrations to mark the centennial.
Africa: Why the AU Needs to Revisit Its Admission Criteria
Analysis - Morocco's admission to the African Union (AU) was a mistake. In one move, the AU squandered a chance to discourage the north African state's aggression against Western Sahara. It also showed how the body struggles to enforce the implementation of its own standards and directives.
Top Art Museums in Dallas: Our Favorite Museums
Dallas hosts a superb gathering of art collections in its museums, from antiquity to modernity and ranging across the world and across cultures. Some of the best works of the world are gathered in some of the most renowned museums in the nation.
Speed Art Museum by wHY
Topped by cantilevering walls of folded aluminum, a bold addition opens up this Louisville museum to its surroundings.
Honolulu Museum of Art » Tips for visitors
Why we don’t touch artwork Our mission at the Honolulu Museum of Art’s is to connect people with great art. But by connect, we mean look—but do not touch While it is tempting to reach out to the artworks in our galleries and courtyards, touching them can lessen their life expectancy. Our hands contain oils that react to their surfaces and leave marks that are irreversible. If we all touched the art that we love, there would be little left for future generations…
What every Ivy League college is looking for in its admission essays
Students applying to Ivy League schools find themselves having to wade through a particularly dense morass of conflicting advice. With Harvard and Princeton denying far more valedictorians than they accept, many students are coming to the the disquieting realization that overwhelming academic achievement and stratospheric scores may be not enough. Hence, the hope that a perfect essay might be where real...
Why Visit the Los Angeles County Museum of Art?
There are so many things to do in Los Angeles that planning your visit can be overwhelming. But one Los Angeles attraction that provides a truly unique experience is the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA). If you’ve never heard of it, or you aren’t sure if an art museum is the best way to spend your time in L.A., you may be surprised at what LACMA has to offer its patrons. Intrigued? Read on The Los Angeles County Museum of Art…
AAMD 100: What is an Art Museum?
In celebration of AAMD's 100th birthday, we asked some of our member directors: what is an art museum? The Association of Art Museum Directors advances the p...
Learn About the 'Mysteries of the Museum' at the Cleveland Museum of Art's Family Game Night
Fri 10/14 @ 5:30-8PM This month, the Cleveland Museum of Art’s Family Game night will focus on the spooky and the ghostly with its theme... READ MORE
Art lessons: NIU Art Museum hosts Faculty Biennial Exhibition
The Northern Illinois University Art Museum is showing off some of its own.
The Original Emojis Make Their Way Into the Museum of Modern Art
The New York Museum of Modern Art has just acquired the 176 original emojis for its permanent collection.
Five things that make the Cleveland Museum of Art great
At least five factors contribute to the greatness of the Cleveland Museum of Art, including its outstanding collection and the enlightened largess that supports it. But it can always get better, and Cleveland should expect that it will.
Cleveland Museum of Art celebrates 100 years
This year holds special meaning for the Cleveland Museum of Art (CMA), which is celebrating 100 years since opening its doors on June 6, 1916. To commemorate this milestone, the museum will hold various events, exhibitions and parties throughout the year. Led by Director William M. Griswold, all of the museum’s departments have been collaborating...
Learn at Lunchtime: Art of the StateThe State Museum of Pennsylvania
Artists featured in image left to right: Heather Davis, Jeff Schaller, Painter, 2018; Paul Sirofchuck, Embrace the View,2016; Isaac Pelepko, Antonia in Leather Jacket, 2016; Sarah Frotscher, Connected, 2019; Diane Pepe, Installation; Hanging Memory Piece, 2018; Sanh Tran, Untitled, No. 1(Country Mouse), 2018; Amy Edwards, Si Eam Videris, Occidere; If You See it, Kill it, 2018 Join Fine Arts Curator Amy Hammond for a tour of…
A New Digital Art Museum In Paris
In a city dedicated to beauty, style, and magnificent art, the arrival of a new kind of museum is sure to attract people, even the ones who would never set foot inside a traditional museum - they will go and see this one The concept is not new in France, a majestic cave in Provence has had digital shows for years, and the sheer splendor of the location has much to do with the exhilarating novelty of the viewing - as the Carrières…
Why is the Philadelphia Museum of Art hosting a hackathon?
Bringing in the tech crowd helps the museum look at its own challenges from a different perspective. It's the third hackathon the museum has hosted since 2016.
Perez Art Museum Admission through November
Group buy offer: $10 -- Perez Art Museum Admission through November
10 TO WATCH: Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
The Memphis Brooks Museum of Art is in the middle of its 100th birthday celebration and Emily Neff is determined to make it unforgettable. The museum’s executive director will tell you it’s one of the region’s great cultural assets and she wants the entire community involved.