Historic St. Mary’s City (HSMC), in association with St. Mary’s College of Maryland, announces its 2016 field school in historical archaeology, May 31st to August 6th, HSMC is a state?supported, outdoor museum located at the site of Maryland’s first capital (1634-1694). Show More Summary
Patient I can and will be, dear Renny, because these posts are just packed with wonderful pics and info. When we visited Oslo this past summer, we went to the outdoor Norwegian Folk Museum where we saw the grass-roofed houses and the one stave church they had moved. It was spectacular. I wonder how different of a collection it is from where you went?
The Tampa Museum of Art opened a major exhibition of large-scale sculptures by internationally acclaimed Spanish artist Jaume Plensa. On display through May 15, 2016, Jaume Plensa: Human Landscape features indoor and outdoor sculpture installations as well as works on paper. Show More Summary
Making its conference debut at Creating Change 2016, “The Legacy Wall” is a traveling tradeshow-sized iteration of Chicago’s award-winning “Legacy Walk” outdoor LGBT History Museum which spans one-half mile of Boystown on Chicago’s north side. “The Wall” features the stories of LGBT people from all walks of life throughout history who have contributed in over […]
Two British producers are connecting on a new split double album. James Holden and Luke Abbott's Outdoor Museum of Fractals/555Hz is out February 26 via the Border Community. The albums are described by the label as "extended synth meditations."...Show More Summary
Maybe there's part of me that never left the fifth grade science fair, but solar stuff has always seemed super cool to me. All those dumb little kit projects they sell in museum gift shops that use a solar panel to do something silly? I probably talked my family into buying every one of those
A team of researchers is determined to find out what housecats are up to while they're outdoors cattin' around. The researchers, from the North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences and North Carolina State University, have begun an ambitious quest to learn more about the secret life of cats. Show More Summary
Billed as the nation?s largest outdoor museum show, CANVAS is underway in West Palm Beach. Artists from across the globe are hard at work creating 20 dramatic, inspiring installations and murals on selected buildings and infrastructure throughout the downtown district, plus underneath the bridge to Palm Beach. Show More Summary
Olayami Dabl is a local legend in Detroit. The artist, museum curator and historian first set up Dabls’ African Bead Museum at this site 14 years ago, which has grown to incorporate the surrounding area, with glittering art installations made from recycled materials. Show More Summary
One of the first artworks visitors see inside the new Broad museum is a sculpture that could be taken as a nod to "Urban Light," Chris Burden's outdoor array of old-time streetlights across town that has greeted visitors to the Los Angleles County Museum of Art since 2008.
Some urban landscapes feel like temporary spaces designed to accommodate office workers on their lunch break. Others, such as the new Broad Plaza, the public space associated with downtown's newest museum, are more organic, flirting with civic engagement, simplicity and the shared space that exists...
This week: Museum Day Live, Art All Night and the conclusion of outdoor film and concert festivals.
I'm Kelly Scott, arts and culture editor of the Los Angeles Times, and thank God it's fall - in the arts world, if not on the calendar. The nights at outdoor venues are winding down, and fall lineups are getting underway at L.A. performance venues, galleries and theaters. We're also chronicling...
Brazilian millionaire Bernardo Paz has dedicated his life to turning a vast outdoor park of tropical rainforest studded with contemporary art works into one of the most original museums in the world. Part botanical garden, part gallery,...Show More Summary
Introduced by Helena Bonham Carter.
Billed as the nation?s largest outdoor museum show, CANVAS is more of an ?art movement,? says event founder and West Palm Beach-based gallerist, Nicole Henry. The two-week experience will run Nov. 8 to 22, and add 20 dramatic, inspiring murals to selected buildings and infrastructure throughout the downtown district. Show More Summary
This week, an art-filled block party, dance outdoors, a 24-hour museum party, and your last chance to see Basquiat's notebooks.
William Helmreich and Matt Green are walking every block of New York City, the 'world's greatest outdoor museum.' The post Why Two Men Are Walking Every Block in New York City appeared first on The Good Men Project.
This week, check out protest-song karaoke, an art show devoted to Wes Anderson, a brand new lighthouse museum, two chances to see dance outdoors (in two different boroughs), and more.
“It’s the world’s greatest outdoor museum.” William Helmreich and Matt Green explain why they are currently walking every block in New York City in a wonderful new video by The New Yorker. New York City has over 6,000 miles of streets across five boroughs. William Helmreich and Matt Green plan to walk every last block. […]