Museum News

Things To Do At Home

NY Times feed - Sat, 2020-11-28 19:44
This week, listen to the music of Billie Holiday, attend a fashion workshop or get your tarot cards read.
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‘A Love Letter to Detroit,’ on Vellum and Chrome

NY Times feed - Thu, 2020-11-26 06:00
An exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts highlights the relationship of art and car culture over the past 70 years.
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Best Art Books of 2020

NY Times feed - Thu, 2020-11-26 02:00
The art critics of The Times select their favorites from this year’s crop of art books.
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Why This Billionaire Will Never Leave New York

NY Times feed - Thu, 2020-11-26 02:00
For the cosmetics mogul and philanthropist Leonard Lauder, the city, with its museums, public transit and parks, is an explorer’s delight.
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The Museums of Paris: A Source for Gifts Inspired by the Past

NY Times feed - Wed, 2020-11-25 02:00
Although a new lockdown has made it more challenging, browsing at museum shops is still an option, thanks to the internet.
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Two Darwin Notebooks, Missing for Decades, Were Most Likely Stolen

NY Times feed - Tue, 2020-11-24 06:58
Cambridge University Library, which long thought it had misplaced the cultural treasures, has now made a public appeal for information on their whereabouts. The local police have notified Interpol.
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Two Darwin Notebooks, Missing for Decades, Were Most Likely Stolen

NY Times feed - Tue, 2020-11-24 05:23
Cambridge University Library, which long thought it had misplaced the cultural treasures, has now made a public appeal for information on their whereabouts. The local police have notified Interpol.
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How to Pretend You’re in Hawaii Tonight

NY Times feed - Tue, 2020-11-24 02:00
With a few easy-to-find items, you can discover the archipelago’s breathtaking biodiversity, savor its flavors and music, even delight in an island-inspired Thanksgiving.
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How to Pretend You’re in Hawaii Tonight

NY Times feed - Tue, 2020-11-24 02:00
With a few easy-to-find items, you can discover the archipelago’s breathtaking biodiversity, savor its flavors and music, even delight in an island-inspired Thanksgiving.
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Employees at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Vote to Unionize

NY Times feed - Mon, 2020-11-23 12:24
The move comes as museum workers across the country increasingly look to collective bargaining as a way to reform their institutions.
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Employees at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Vote to Unionize

NY Times feed - Mon, 2020-11-23 12:15
The move comes as museum workers across the country increasingly look to collective bargaining as a way to reform their institutions.
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Met Museum Appoints Chief Diversity Officer

NY Times feed - Mon, 2020-11-23 11:21
Lavita McMath Turner will lead new initiatives at the museum as it aims to become more inclusive.
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Met Museum Appoints Chief Diversity Officer

NY Times feed - Mon, 2020-11-23 10:58
Lavita McMath Turner will lead new initiatives at the museum as it aims to become more inclusive.
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¿A qué olía Europa? Los historiadores se proponen recrear los olores perdidos

NY Times feed - Sat, 2020-11-21 02:00
Un proyecto recién anunciado y financiado por la Unión Europea catalogará y recreará los olores del continente desde el siglo XVI hasta principios del siglo XX.
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¿A qué olía Europa? Los historiadores se proponen recrear los olores perdidos

NY Times feed - Sat, 2020-11-21 02:00
Un proyecto recién anunciado y financiado por la Unión Europea catalogará y recreará los olores del continente desde el siglo XVI hasta principios del siglo XX.
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Nina Chanel Abney Imagines a Queer Black Utopia

NY Times feed - Fri, 2020-11-20 06:41
The artist’s new body of work depicts life outside of the city, in a rural idyll free of the white gaze.
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Nina Chanel Abney Imagines a Queer Black Utopia

NY Times feed - Thu, 2020-11-19 14:59
The artist’s new body of work depicts life outside of the city, in a rural idyll free of the white gaze.
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Smithsonian Museums Are Latest to Shutter as Virus Surges

NY Times feed - Thu, 2020-11-19 12:14
Eight D.C.-area institutions that had reopened to the public will again temporarily close their doors, starting Monday.
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Smithsonian to Close Its Washington Museums on Monday

NY Times feed - Thu, 2020-11-19 11:32
Eight D.C.-area institutions that had reopened to the public will again temporarily close their doors.
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What Did Europe Smell Like Centuries Ago? Historians Set Out to Recreate Lost Scents

NY Times feed - Thu, 2020-11-19 02:12
A project announced this week and funded by the European Union will catalog and recreate the scents of Europe from the 16th century to the early 20th century.
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