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Ticket book opens doors to museums
Ticket book opens doors to museumsThe 2018's Beijing museum ticket package goes on sale in Beijing on Thursday. (Photo/Xinhua) Sightseers in Beijing are now able to buy a book of tickets covering 113 museums in the nation's capital. The package, costing 120 yuan ($18), allows visitors into ...read more
Source: China News Service on MSN.com
Published on Fri, 24 Nov 2017 10:22:00 GMT
Chumash Charity Golf Classic raises $120,000 for five county museums
Chumash Charity Golf Classic raises $120,000 for five county museumsThe Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians has quietly become a major charitable donor to nonprofit organizations throughout Santa Barbara County. Case in point: The 13th annual Chumash Charity Golf Classic raised $120,000 for five Santa Barbara County museums.read more
Source: Santa Maria Times
Published on Fri, 24 Nov 2017 16:00:00 GMT
Qatar Museums to Stage Vast Show in Berlin Ignoring Blockade (and the Techno Club Next Door)
Qatar Museums to Stage Vast Show in Berlin Ignoring Blockade (and the Techno Club Next Door)Qatar might be blockaded by its Gulf neighbors but the kingdom’s contemporary art and artists are welcome in the German capital. Qatar Museums is bringing the Qatar-Germany Year of Culture to a close with a grand finale next month, staging a huge ...read more
Source: Artnet news
Published on Fri, 24 Nov 2017 11:56:00 GMT
Art and Museums in NYC This Week
Art and Museums in NYC This WeekOur guide to new art shows — and some that will be closing soon. ‘DRAWN TO GREATNESS: MASTER DRAWINGS FROM THE THAW COLLECTION,’ at the Morgan Library & Museum (through Jan. 7). This major group drawing show constitutes a grand summing-up of a career ...read more
Source: New York Times
Published on Fri, 24 Nov 2017 07:43:00 GMT
Museums continue ‘food fight’ tradition
Museums continue ‘food fight’ traditionA little friendly competition between three area museums benefits food pantries in each community. The Tri-City Food Fight, which started Nov. 18 and continues through Dec. 31, pits Stuhr Museum, Hastings Museum and the Archway in Kearney in a “battle ...read more
Source: The Grand Island Independent
Published on Fri, 24 Nov 2017 14:36:00 GMT
Dutch treat: Boston museums on receiving end of Golden Age masterpieces
Dutch treat: Boston museums on receiving end of Golden Age masterpiecesBoston’s art scene is getting a Dutch treat with a twist: a flurry of donated 17th-century masterpieces that experts say will change the city’s museum landscape for decades to come. First, collectors gifted the Museum of Fine Arts with 113 leading ...read more
Source: Newburyport Daily News
Published on Fri, 24 Nov 2017 00:05:00 GMT
8 Amazing Hotels Around the World That Double as Art Museums
8 Amazing Hotels Around the World That Double as Art MuseumsWhen it comes to planning a trip, there are two types of travelers: those interested in immersive experiences, and those ready to rest and relax. Aiming to please both parties, hotels around the world often exhibit an artistic approach to hospitality.read more
Source: mymodernmet.com
Published on Fri, 24 Nov 2017 13:48:00 GMT
Longview museums plan holiday activities Dec. 2
Longview museums plan holiday activities Dec. 2Three Longview museums are preparing for a day of holiday events Dec. 2. On Dec. 2, Longview Museum of Fine Arts will give children and their parents the opportunity to have Breakfast with Santa from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the museum, 215 E. Tyler St. Tickets ...read more
Source: Longview News-Journal
Published on Fri, 24 Nov 2017 07:06:00 GMT
New museums are about Mississippi, not Jackson
New museums are about Mississippi, not JacksonMississippi’s diversity is one of the things that truly makes the state like none other across the country. The history and cultural offerings found in Northeast Mississippi vary greatly from those found in the Delta and on the Gulf Coast. Each unique ...read more
Source: The Clarion Ledger
Published on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 11:39:00 GMT
British Airways Upgrades Business Class, Two New Yves Saint Laurent Museums and More
British Airways Upgrades Business Class, Two New Yves Saint Laurent Museums and MoreThe proprietors of this boutique motel in New York’s Hudson Valley worked on Broadway—dressing actors or performing roles—before becoming hoteliers. Their past lives make their presence felt at this 28-room resort, where each room has a movie or ...read more
Source: Forbes
Published on Thu, 23 Nov 2017 12:03:00 GMT