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Superblue Miami and Nowness Collaborate on "Every Step Is a Prayer"

Miami New Times 04 Aug 2021
Superblue ... Before Superblue opened, the museum's managers were aware of what its presence might evoke in a rapidly gentrifying community. Curators reached out to Brooklyn-based artist Lilleth and Pereira, a South Florida native, to see how Superblue might engage with the community in a regenerative fashion. .
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CLACC-C to host 8th Annual Youth Pan Fest in Brooklyn

Metro USA 03 Aug 2021
The Crown Heights, Brooklyn-based Carlos Lezama Archives and Caribbean Cultural Center (CLACC-C) will host, on Saturday, Aug ... It will be held at the CLACC-C museum grounds at St. John’s Place, between Kingston and Brooklyn avenues, in Crown Heights.
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Curators, conservators and educators at the Guggenheim seek to unionise

The Art Newspaper 02 Aug 2021
Since early 2019, the art world has seen a surge in union organising, with employees at the Philadelphia Museum of Art; the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Brooklyn Museum, the New Museum and the Hispanic Society Museum and Library in New York; the Museum of Fine Arts, ...
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Oprah Winfrey sells her rustic Orcas Island 43-acre estate for $14 million after just three ...

The Daily Mail 01 Aug 2021
Winfrey looked chic in a curve-hugging black gown and diamond earrings while in attendance to the 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards held at the Brooklyn Museum ... Oprah Winfrey speaks onstage during the 2018 CFDA Fashion Awards at Brooklyn Museum on June 4, 2018 in New York City.
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William Hartman Clutz

Gettysburg Times 31 Jul 2021
A respected artist, Clutz is associated with a revival in figurative representation in American art during the 1950s and 1960s ... His work is represented in many museums such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, MOMA, Museum of the City of NY, The Brooklyn Museum and the Hirshhorn Museum, D.C., and in numerous corporate and private collections ... ....
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Olympics: Swimming GOAT Katie Ledecky will stick around as she relishes rivalry with Ariarne Titmus

Straits Times 31 Jul 2021
TOKYO - With 22 top-level gold medals, seven at the Olympics and 15 at the World Championships, Katie Ledecky is the most decorated female swimmer of all time ... Quit? No way ... Ledecky said ... Her wishlist. Play water basketball and ping pong with her brother, visiting museums, catch a Brooklyn Nets game, and simply sleeping on her own bed ... She added ... ....
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New York Transit Museum unveils August opening date

Metro USA 29 Jul 2021
Bencivenga and her colleagues were more cautious to reopen their signature space in Brooklyn, because the museum is very popular with children who are too young to be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccines, and due to the many interactive elements that encourage touching and feeling.
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Exclusive: New York Transit Museum unveils August reopening date

Metro USA 29 Jul 2021
Bencivenga and her colleagues were more cautious to reopen their signature space in Brooklyn, because the museum is very popular with children who are too young to be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccines, and due to the many interactive elements that encourage touching and feeling.
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More “Anti-Ten Commandment” Theft at the Museum of the Bible

Ancient Origins 29 Jul 2021
The United States Department of Justice has ordered the forfeiture of a rare cuneiform tablet, seized from Hobby Lobby’s controversial Museum of the Bible back in 2019 ... Now, a Brooklyn federal court in New York has argued that the tablet was brought into the U.S ... ( ) The Museum of the Bible and the Scandalous Sale.
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Forfeiture of ancient tablet bought by Hobby Lobby approved

Federal News Radio 29 Jul 2021
The tablet was seized in 2019 from the Washington, D.C.-based Museum of the Bible, founded by Hobby Lobby executives, and is now being stored in Brooklyn, prosecutors said ... The items were purchased by Hobby Lobby president Steve Green for display in Museum of the Bible, which opened in 2017.
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Music, dance, arts have that SHAG swag

Republican American 29 Jul 2021
As Stephanie explained it, the couple had been spending 30 years as weekenders, shuttling between Connecticut and their primary home in Brooklyn, New York. She is vice chair of the Brooklyn Museum ... That variety was deliberate ... KT Tunstall, Matthew Whitaker, Logan Ledger, Danielle Ponder, Theo Kandel, Brooklyn Raga Massive, Innov Gnawa, and more ... .
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A trick of the eye turns a luxurious embassy inside out

Indian Express 28 Jul 2021
... of Hercules that once stood in the courtyard but is now in a Naples museum ... Alicia Keys opened his solo museum exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum and last year he designed the 91-foot “La Ferita” or “The Wound,” a similar fault line effect on the Palazzo Strozzi in Florence, Italy.
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In-Person Arts Events Are Back and Pandemic Accessibility Is Quietly Disappearing

New York Observer 27 Jul 2021
Though many interviews for this article made me feel like I was drowning in PR mumbo-jumbo, I was heartened that venues such as Lincoln Center, the Brooklyn Museum, the Metropolitan Opera and the Dwana Smallwood Performing Arts Center are all planning a hybrid of in-person and virtual programming moving forward.
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Workers at the Hispanic Society vote overwhelmingly to unionise

The Art Newspaper 26 Jul 2021
In the last nine months alone, staff members at Mass MoCA in North Adams, Massachusetts, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, the Portland Museum of Art in Maine, and Film at Lincoln Center and Anthology Film Archives in New York have joined the local, and the Brooklyn Museum and the Whitney Museum of American Art have embarked on the voting process.
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