Blue Star Museums Blog (Archive)

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Children and parents explore the water table in the River Adventures exhibit at the Please Touch Museum in Philadelphia. Photo courtesy of the Please Touch Museum Most people think of...
At the Blue Star Museums launch event at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. From l-r: Brad Cooper, executive director of Joining Forces; Gunnery Sergeant Mark Butler,...
Untitled by Natalie Buckner, 11th Grade. Mixed media: newspaper and paint. 2011. Image courtesy of the Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas When it comes to arts education, schools and...
From Charleston to New York City, Rocco was up and down the east coast this week celebrating the launch of Blue Star Museums . The kick-off events began on Tuesday...
Colonel Barnard Elliott, Jr. (1740 – 1778) , ca. 1766. By Jeremiah Theus (American, 1716 – 1774). Oil on canvas. Bequest of Mrs. Alexina I. C. Holmes Yesterday, NEA Chairman...
The famous facade of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Photo courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art This morning, NEA Chairman Rocco Landesman kicked off the third summer of Blue...
Museum Mania for the McCaffery Clan The McCaffery boys at the New York Transit Museum. Photo by Nell McCaffery First of all, I would like to thank everyone who made...
New York, New York Summer---and the Blue Star Museums program---may be winding down, but you still have a few days to savor the treasures of some of the finest museums...
Virginia Beach, Virginia Jean-Pierre Roy, A Wind Toward Off Dreams , 2010. Courtesy of RARE Gallery, New York and Jean-Pierre Roy Mention contemporary art, and some people's eyes will immediately...
August 26, 2011 Merci, Madame Patti Reitz's daughter at the Zach Houston: Poem Store exhibit. Photo by Patti Reitz From the moment I knew Monet's Water Lilies was on exhibit,...

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