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Joyce Foundation awards $75,000 to 2022 FRONT Triennial in Cleveland and artist Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Cleveland 18 May 2021
Rasheed has exhibited nationally her work at the Brooklyn Museum; The New Museum, New York; MASS MoCA; Queens Museum; Bronx Museum; Studio Museum in Harlem; and Brooklyn Public Library, and in international settings including the 2017 Venice Biennale ... Note to readers ... Disclaimer ... Ad Choices. .
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5 days remain before Michelle Obama’s iconic portrait goes on tour

Wtop 18 May 2021
As part of the museum’s mission to encourage conversations surrounding the power of portraiture and to engage communities nationwide, it has organized a tour to bring these paintings to millions of Americans who might not otherwise be able to visit the nation’s capital,” the Smithsonian news release said ... 15, 2021 Brooklyn Museum, New York—Aug.
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Delaware Art Museum to reboot a major Black arts show, 50 years later

The Philadelphia Tribune 18 May 2021
There were several prominent Black art exhibitions during the late 1960s and early 1970s, including the Brooklyn Museum’s “New Black Artists” in 1969, which featured Charles Searles (who was also in the Wilmington show) and the 1971 exhibition at the Whitney Museum of American ...
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Herb Alpert Foundation Reveals Recipients for 27th Herb Alpert Award in the Arts

The Hollywood Reporter 18 May 2021
His other work had appeared at Dance Theater Workshop, Danspace Project, Dixon Place, the Brooklyn Museum, Tanzquartier Wien, Mount Tremper Arts, and Williams College ... Museum in Harlem ... She has shown work at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art and Chicago Architecture Biennial.
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Patti Smith on the Return of Live Music and the First Time She Met Bob Dylan

Rollingstone 17 May 2021
Patti Smith isn’t one to get cabin fever, but this past year has been the exception, as the pandemic left her grounded in her home city ... “I’m not used to being rooted in one place. But I’ve spent most of my time writing.” ... and it was part of Herbie Hancock’s ... I did something at the Brooklyn Museum for workers ... ....
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COVID and public safety take center stage in NYC mayor’s debate

Sandhills Express 14 May 2021
Adams, currently the Brooklyn Borough ... Several said Broadway, while McGuire said a “museum,” Garcia said a Brooklyn Cyclones game “where I throw out the first pitch,” Adams said a restaurant in Brooklyn and Yang said “let’s go Mets.” .
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COVID and public safety take center stage in NYC mayoral debate

Sandhills Express 14 May 2021
Adams, currently the Brooklyn Borough ... Several said Broadway, while McGuire said a “museum,” Garcia said a Brooklyn Cyclones game “where I throw out the first pitch,” Adams said a restaurant in Brooklyn and Yang said “let’s go Mets.” .
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Blowing Rock commissioners vote to receive Green Hill land, with conditions

Watauga Democrat 13 May 2021
The initial open session lasted more than two hours ... Altogether, the May meeting required a little more than three and a half hours ... 321 ... To promote a new art exhibition, Blowing Rock Art & History Museum was requesting permission to hang a large mural-type display in the east window of the museum, an artistic photograph of the Brooklyn Bridge ... .
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World-premiere musical about Nantucket astronomer Maria Mitchell wins NEA support

Cape Cod Times 13 May 2021
Show Caption. Hide Caption ... AP ... The association, based on Vestal Street, operates two observatories, a natural science museum, an aquarium and a research center. The “Miss Mitchell” musical is being written by Brooklyn-based writer Kristin Slaney, with music and lyrics by The Lobbyists (with Tommy Crawford and Alex Grubbs as lead artists).
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Minnesota trial of other three cops involved in death of George Floyd postponed till 2022

MinnPost 13 May 2021
Seeing how the federal charges pan out. The AP reports (via the Star Tribune) ...Thomas Lane, J. Kueng and Tou Thao were to face trial Aug. 23 on charges they aided and abetted both murder and manslaughter. Their co-defendant, Chauvin, was convicted in April of murder and manslaughter ... WCCO reports ... “St ... “Bob Dylan museum opening in 2022” [Brooklyn Vegan].
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Queen Marlene's Toy Museum Connects with Audiences Across the Globe

Daily Freeman 12 May 2021
BROOKLYN, N.Y., May 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Toy Museum of NY () has found a new stage for its award-winning programming ... Through Queen Marlene's Toy Museum and Friends Traffic Safety, the Museum is bringing the wonders of the world of museums to young audiences everywhere ... SOURCE The Toy Museum of NY.
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Metropolitan Museum of Art approved as early voting site

New York Post 12 May 2021
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is among the 104 sites that were approved by the New York City Board of Elections for early voting Tuesday ... Visitors hang out on the entry steps to the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Oct ... Lincoln Center, the Brooklyn Museum and the Museum of the Moving Image will once again participate in the program.
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Hey, NYC mayoral candidates: Here’s what a $100K Brooklyn ‘home’ looks like

New York Post 12 May 2021
2 mayoral candidates botch Brooklyn real estate question. Metropolitan Museum of Art approved as early voting site. If you’re running for New York City mayor, you should probably have some indication of what the average house in Brooklyn would cost ... NYC mayoral candidates Shaun Donovan and Ray McGuire botch Brooklyn real estate question.
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Famed landscape artist lists lush $7.5M Brooklyn townhouse

New York Post 11 May 2021
Alice Ireys is the famed landscape architect behind the Brooklyn Botanical Garden, the Clark Botanic Garden, the Abigail Adams Smith Museum and the Brooklyn Museum ... The former owner masterminded the Brooklyn Botanical Garden, the Clark Botanic Garden, the Abigail Adams Smith Museum and the Brooklyn Museum.
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Book on Joseph Ives reveals untold story of clockmaker

Republican American 11 May 2021
BRISTOLThe American Clock & Watch Museum has just published a new book, “Joseph Ives and the Looking Glass Clock,” as author Mary Jane Dapkus tells the previously untold stories about one of Bristol’s best-known clockmakers ... patents pertaining to clocks, according to the Bristol museum.
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