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Capitol Arts Alliance Green River Detour. Photo by Jenny Morehead I’m going to wildly speculate here and suggest that the majority of this blog’s readers have not had the pleasure...
Nashville, Tennessee Frist Museum - Nashville courtesy of flickr user ktylerconk It’s been a busy summer at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts , and the museum shows no...
Providence, Rhode Island Stairwell, RISD Museum by flickr user MCS@flickr In the minds of most, the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) is first and foremost the country's preeminent art...
Williamstown, Massachusetts Three Great Shows, One Great Summer Located in Williamstown, Massachusetts, the Clark Art Institute is a dynamic institution welcoming visitors year-round to experience outstanding European and American art...
Dallas, Texas Visitors explore Work No. 1190 Half the air in a given space (2011) by Martin Creed. Photo by Kevin Todora, courtesy Nasher Sculpture Center When Raymond and Patsy...
Web Editor, Blue Star Families Helen Blake marvels at a crystal in the National Mining Museum. Photo by Molly Blake Leadville Mining Museum---A Rocky Mountain Visit At 10,500 feet everything...
Las Cruces, New Mexico Opened in 1998, the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum highlights the state's rich agricultural history and heritage. This interactive museum is a favorite with...
Sheridan, Wyoming Last week, Blue Star Museums added its 1,500th member to its ranks . Congratulations---and thank you!---to the Sheridan County Museum for allowing us to reach this program milestone!...
Baltimore, Maryland The exterior of the Baltimore Museum of Industry. The Whirley Crane featured outside was used by Bethlehem Steel to build ships. Photo courtesy of the museum Most people...
The wharf at MCA Denver. Photo by Kris Abel-Helwig Uncertainty, apprehension, confusion---are those words that come to mind when you think about modern art? For some would-be museum goers, the...

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