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Handel House Talent

Handel House Museum The Handel House Museum has had a composer in residence for some time (the current one is Cevanne Horrocks Hopayian and her final sequence of concerts is in November). I went along to the Handel House on Monday, to meet the new Composer in Residence Apprentice as well as the members of a new scheme Handel House Talent. Show More Summary

Penn Museum launches Center for Analysis of Archaeological Materials

yesterdayArts : Artdaily

This fall, the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, in conjunction with Penn Arts and Sciences, launches the Center for the Analysis of Archaeological Materials (CAAM), housed in a newly renovated suite of conservation and teaching laboratories in the Museum?s West Wing. Show More Summary

Globe Trotting: These Smurf-Blue Boxes House a Brazilian Alcohol Museum

Photo via Dezeen The city of Salinas, Brazil, now has a Smurf-blue museum devoted entirely Cachaça, one of the most popular distilled spirits in Brazil, known as abre-coração (heart-opener), água-benta (holy water), and bafo-de-tigre (tiger breath), among other colorful nicknames....

A Glimpse into the Hobby Lobby Family’s Bible Museum

the Museum of the Bible offers a particularly timely example of the house of mirrors refracting history, religion, and politics in the United States Reflections on a visit to a travelling exhibition of part of the recently-created Green...Show More Summary

Linkage: A Case for Prefab Architecture; The Best Scandinavian Kitchens

Photo via SF Girl By Bay · Otter Cove Residence by Sagan Piechota. · Why we need a prefab architecture museum. · World's first two-story house at London Design Festival. · Raw materials renovate duplex penthouse. · Contemporary townhouse in...

Best properties: houses for boat lovers

Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 8:00am Description: Berkshire: Oldfield, Guards Club Road, Maidenhead. An impressive Grade II residence – which was once the Reitlinger Fine Art Museum – with 135ft river frontage with mooring. Master suite...Show More Summary

Ultimate Fall Guide: Halloween

The city that never sleeps is full of tricks and treats. Parks, museums and zoos transform into wicked wonderlands this October, each crawling with pumpkin fests, costume parties, ghoulish galas and haunted houses perfect for thrill-seekers and little ones, alike.

New to Market: LACMA Curator's Dramatic Hills House Asking $5.75 Million

Designed in 1995 by museum installation architect Brent Saville for curator emeritus Maurice Tuchman, this unique and rather stunning residence on the east side of the Trebek Open Space in the Hollywood...

4 Young Designers To Watch

These designers-in-residence at the Design Museum are shaking up everything from public housing to monetary policy. Designer Ilona Gaynor once planned a Hollywood-worthy heist at five Los Angeles banks, combining fact, fiction, and suspense to create art focused on exposing the judicial system's absurdities. Show More Summary

Rare Jane Austen Manuscript Goes on Exhibit

Visitors at Jane Austen's House Museum in Chawton, Hampshire, can see the 11 booklets that formed “The Watsons,” a novel Austen abandoned, as well as a needle case and other domestic tools belonging to the writer.

Around Town - Vivid Sydney 2015

22 May 2015-08 Jun 2015 Vivid Sydney is an annual city-wide festival featuring a live music component at Sydney Opera House, a talks and 'ideas' program at the Museum of Contemporary...

Jean Nouvel Watch: Here's a Look at Jean Nouvel's National Art Museum of China

Photo via Arch Daily Pritzker Prize-winning French starchitect Jean Nouvel just released official designs for the National Art Museum of China in Beijing, which will house a comprehensive collection of the city's art and calligraphy and apparently plans to be...

Newswire: David Lynch’s museum exhibit opens in Philadelphia

Unlike some egotistical famous people who need an entire museum to house their brilliant treasures, David Lynch’s madness can be contained in one existentially unsettling exhibit. Also, Lynch’s exhibit is actually a collection of art that he made himself, not just random crap he doesn’t have room in his house for. Show More Summary

The Blue Moon Diamond makes debut at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

2 weeks agoArts : Artdaily

The Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County unveiled one of the rarest stones, a 12-carat Fancy Vivid Blue diamond, internally flawless. The ?Blue Moon Diamond? is being housed in a special, temporary exhibition in the Gem Vault. Show More Summary

Links & Reviews

- Some pretty big news reported in the Philadelphia Inquirer: some 10,000 Maurice Sendak items long housed at the Rosenbach Museum and Library in Philadelphia will return to the Sendak estate, since the author chose not to leave the material to the library in his will. Show More Summary

Young Designers At Design Museum

2 weeks agoEngland / London : Londonist

Four emerging designers take on housing, economics, law and toys.

Frank Gehry Designs Louis Vuitton Windows — Design News

With the rave reviews of Gehry's work on Louis Vuitton's Paris museum, the fashion house invited the starchitect to design their New York City windows. The displays are filled with a Gehry classic, the metal sail, which he referred to in Architectural Digest as "wind wings." READ MORE »

Gogol exhibit

In The Moscow Times Kit Rees reports on an art installation at the Gogol House Museum, in Gogol Lives Again in New Wing of House. The exhibit is called #????????? and looks pretty neat; certainly a welcome effort to push audiences to...Show More Summary

Crossovers: Louis Vuitton Window Displays Get the Frank Gehry Treatment

Photo by Danlly Domingo via Architectural Digest To fête the opening of Louis Vuitton's new Paris museum, as well as the broad critical adulation the structure has been showered with, the French fashion house has invited the museum's designer, starchitect...

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