The instability of the era is said to be reflected in the poor quality minting and low silver content of the coins. Photo: Viborg Museum A hoard of 700 year-old coins has been found by a group of metal detectors in a Jutland field being excavated by archaeologists, the Viborg Museum announced on Wednesday. Show More Summary
Very soon after my review of Louis Draper was published in Hyperallergic Weekend (February 7, 2016), I got an email from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and from the Museum of Modern Art.
hadrian6: Antinous. Roman 131-132 CE. marble. Prado Museum. http://hadrian6.tumblr.com
The might of the Ming dynasty will be on display at the USC Pacific Asia Museum beginning Feb. 26 in the exhibition "Royal Taste: The Art of Princely Courts in 15th Century China." The traveling show features recent archaeological finds and a variety of lavish decorative arts including jewelry,...
The inventions of da Vinci brought to life.
The first undersea museum in Europe is fast becoming a reality.
If you're reading this, you survived your Super Bowl party and have probably been out sourcing for Valentine's Day on Sunday — which some of us consider an excellent reason to eat as much very good chocolate as is reasonably possible. So this week, we've been going to a lot of chocolate shops,...
Hmmmmmm : Police have released photos of a man they believe witnessed several crimes around the Chicago Museum Campus in December and January, including assault and theft.“Police are seeking to question the unidentified subject believed...Show More Summary
Bede's World museum is closing due to lack of funds. A tragic loss to the UK heritage sector http://www. bedesworld.co.uk/closed/
centuriespast: CAVALIERE D'ARPINO (GIUSEPPE CESARI) ITALIAN, 1568–1640 PERSEUS RESCUING ANDROMEDA 1594/95 Oil on panel The Clark Museum
centuriespast: MASTER OF THE FEMALE HALF-LENGTHS SOUTH NETHERLANDISH, ACTIVE 1ST HALF OF 16TH CENTURY THE VIRGIN AND CHILD WITH AN ANGEL 1525–50 Oil on panel The Clark Museum
A long-lost collaborative effort between composers and putative rivals Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Antonio Salieri has been found at a Czech museum, its spokeswoman said Friday. "It's a really valuable work... long thought to have been...Show More Summary
A large fire torched the roof of the Czech National Museum in Prague's central Wenceslas Square in the early hours of Friday morning, firefighters told AFP. "The fire hit about 200 square metres (2,150 square feet) of the roof and the attic," Prague fire brigade spokeswoman Pavlina Adamcova told AFP, adding the museum's collections were not affected. Show More Summary
The Princeton University Library announces the opening of the exhibition By Dawn?s Early Light: Jewish Contributions to American Culture from the Nation?s Founding to the Civil War, on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, at the Princeton University Art Museum The exhibition continues through June 12, 2016, and is open to the public free of charge. Show More Summary
The Tampa Museum of Art announces the opening of Public and Private ? The Figure Examined: Masterworks from the Kasser Mochary Art Foundation. This exhibition opened on February 12, 2016, and will be on view through May 30, 2016. Comprising...Show More Summary
A 3D imaging project at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum invites viewers inside the first spacecraft to land on the moon, and reveals details only astronauts have seen before
The work # +14.11 by Saskia Noor van Imhoff was acquired by the Stedelijk Museum in 2015. It is a spatial installation comprising photos, various objects, and a humidifier. For the inaugural presentation of this work at the Stedelijk, the artist is making a site-specific installation. Show More Summary
The San Jose Museum of Art is presenting the first solo museum exhibition in the United States of the work of renowned Japanese artist Tabaimo. Tabaimo: Her Room, the third exhibition in SJMA?s series ?New Stories from the Edge of Asia,? is on view from February 6, 2016, through August 21, 2016. Show More Summary
A top challenger in next week's Ugandan presidential election has promised to repatriate the remains of dictator Idi Amin and build a museum in his honour, his spokeswoman said Wednesday. Amama Mbabazi, a former prime minister and ex-ruling...Show More Summary
The Columbus Museum of Art presents Melvin Edwards: Five Decades February 12 ? May 8, 2016. The exhibition is a retrospective of the renowned American sculptor Melvin Edwards. Working primarily in welded steel, Edwards is perhaps best...Show More Summary