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Blue Star Museums Blog (Archive)
Blue Star Museums
Blue Star Voices
June 25, 2010
Fort Hood, Texas The downtown branch of the Austin Museum of Art is at 823 Congress Avenue. Photo by author While visiting Austin last weekend with my husband, we stumbled...
Meet the 800th Blue Star Museum!
June 24, 2010
Washington, DC A display wall in the main gallery at the American Banjo Museum in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Photo courtesy American Banjo Museum Last week we were delighted to discover...
Five Questions with Flamingo Gardens
June 23, 2010
Davie, Florida Among the many species of birds at Flamingo Gardens are cormorants, ibis, herons, and of course, flamingos. Photo courtesy Flamingo Gardens Set on 60 acres on the aptly...
What's On View at the Delaware Art Museum?
June 21, 2010
Wilmington, Delaware The Delaware Art Museum is located at 2301 Kentmere Parkway in Wilmington, Delaware. Photo courtesy Delaware Art Museum The seeds for the Delaware Art Museum were planted in...
Blue Star Voices: Moms can visit museums too!
June 18, 2010
Washington, DC Jennifer January captured this happy group at the Blue Star Museums press announcement right before everyone headed off to tour the different Balboa Park museums. My friend Jenny...
What's On View at Imagine Nation Children's Museum?
June 16, 2010
Bristol, Connecticut An oversized bubble machine is one of the highlights of the Water Wonders exhibit at the Imagine Nation Children's Museum at One Pleasant Street in Bristol, Connecticut. Photo...
Five Questions with the Kirkland Museum of Fine and Decorative Art
June 14, 2010
Denver, Colorado Colorado artist Vance Kirkland---whose eponymous school of art is now the Kirkland Museum of Fine and Decorative Art---also founded the School of Art at the University of Denver...
Blue Star Voices: A Reconnect Before the Disconnect
June 11, 2010
Richmond, Virginia Jacqueline Goodrich's husband viewing Teresita Fernadez's Projection Screen (Black Onyx), at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts in Richmond, Virginia. Photo by Jacqueline Goodrich Today my soldier and...
Five Questions with the Phoenix Art Museum
June 10, 2010
Phoenix, Arizona Phoenix Art Museum’s main entrance and lobby at 1625 N. Central Avenue. Photo by Bill Timmerman courtesy of Phoenix Art Museum. With a collection of more than 18,000...
What's on View at the Arts & Science Center of Southeast Arkansas?
June 8, 2010
Pine Bluff, Arkansas Working with nature at the nanoscale helps scientists learn more about the world around us. One display from Nanotechnology: What's the Big Deal? (above left) looks at...