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Poland and Germany to look back on over 1000 years of shared ...

A 1000 Years of Art and History, a project of Warsaw Royal Castle and the Martin-Gropius-Bau Berlin. The exhibition will be on view in Berlin from 23 September 2011 to 09 January 2012. EPA/STANISLAW ROZPEDZIK.
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San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) Presents Latin ...

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When the museum opened in 1935, Bender purchased Rivera's newly completed The Flower Carrier (1935) for the collection. The following year he donated the marriage portrait that Frida Kahlo painted of herself and Rivera.
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Museum begins a story of success - Oxford Times

Museum begins a story of success - Oxford Times | Museums Around the World | Scoop.it
Museum begins a story of successOxford TimesAnd this month the museum scooped a £6000 grant from The Happy Museum Project.
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Washington, D.C. Is The Museum Capital Of The United States Of America

Washington, D.C. Is The Museum Capital Of The United States Of America | Museums Around the World | Scoop.it
Museums can also be narrow in their focus and concentrate on a subject that isn't explored by many other facilities. One of the best cities that anyone can travel to if they're looking for a nice selection of museums to see is the ...
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The Best Museums to Visit in London

The following have been a little of a Museums that we suggest we revisit as partial of your outing to London so greatfully review on… The British Museum Located during Great Russell Street, The British Museum was esthablished in 1753 as ...
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Revamped National Museum of Scotland draws huge crowds - Herald Scotland

Revamped National Museum of Scotland draws huge crowds - Herald Scotland | Museums Around the World | Scoop.it
Herald ScotlandRevamped National Museum of Scotland draws huge crowdsHerald ScotlandMore than 8000 artefacts from the museum's vast collection were on show in the new galleries, with 80% of them not having been displayed for decades.
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Museum of the City of New York : Public Programs : Urban Planning Workshop

Planning Urban Places and Spaces will introduce kids to the tools and processes used by urban planners to organize neighborhoods.
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Brooklyn Museum Collection API: Using Technology to Enhance User ...

Brooklyn Museum Collection API: Using Technology to Enhance User ... | Museums Around the World | Scoop.it
In March 2009, the Brooklyn Museum announced the release of a free iPhone application that would allow users to browse and search the museum's collection from the palm of their hands. Developed by Adam Shackleford of ...
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Museum of the City of New York

#wanderlust Explore more than 62,000 images of historic New York City in the Museum’s online Collections Portal: http://bit.ly/h9dkkV...
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National Gallery of Canada Unveils Rare Exhibition Caravaggio and ...

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Vienna: Art Design is exclusive to the National Gallery of Victoria as part of the Melbourne Winter Masterpieces series; it is drawn from two of Vienna's most important museums – the Belvedere and the Wien Museum – and ...
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Art News | The Guggenheim Bilbao Opens Painterly Abstraction ...

Art News | The Guggenheim Bilbao Opens Painterly Abstraction ... | Museums Around the World | Scoop.it
Through selected works from the collections of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, this exhibition explores major trends in U.S. and European painting in the 1950s and 1960s.
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Museum of the City of New York : Public Programs : Music and Mexican Immigrant Life in New York

Author Cathy Ragland traces the various styles of Mexican music that have become part of the city's musical landscape.
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Check Out Portrait of Moscow at Seoul Museum of History

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Check Out Portrait of Moscow at Seoul Museum of History. Portrait of Moscow has opened at the Seoul Museum of History (SMH), offering visitors a chance to learn about a broad period of Russia's past. ...
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A unique museum opened in Azerbaijan exhibiting a 3700–year old samovar - Azerbaijan Business Center

A unique museum opened in Azerbaijan exhibiting a 3700–year old samovar - Azerbaijan Business Center | Museums Around the World | Scoop.it
Azerbaijan Business CenterA unique museum opened in Azerbaijan exhibiting a 3700–year old samovarAzerbaijan Business CenterThe antique objects forming the basis of collection , produced by Azerbaijani craftsmen were repeatedly displayed at different...
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James Reaney paintings at Museum London « James Reaney

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Four rural landscape paintings by James Reaney are part of the Pastorale exhibition at Museum London from July 16 to October 9, 2011. The paintings feature views of the Canadian farm and are chosen from the Museum's ...
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Florence museums - discover the magnificent collection of the Medici at the Uffizi Gallery

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The Uffizi Courtyard in Florence, Italy.         Photo: Jeff Titelius     Artwork photos: Wikipedia (#Florence museums - discover the magnificent collection of the Medici at the Uffizi Gallery #Travel
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The Best of Athens – The National Archaeological Museum | World Travel

The Best of Athens – The National Archaeological Museum | World Travel | Museums Around the World | Scoop.it
The ancient city of Athens has long been a favorite destination for history buffs, and nowhere is that history on better display than at the National Archaeological Museum. This wonderful building houses an astonishing collection of ...
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iPhone app brings Roman London to life - CNN

iPhone app brings Roman London to life - CNN | Museums Around the World | Scoop.it
iPhone app brings Roman London to lifeCNNThey can virtually excavate a patch of soil by rubbing their fingers on the screen to reveal items from the Museum of London's core collection as well as bring up key information about the items.
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Shanghai Municipal History Museum, a recreation of old Shanghai

The Shanghai Municipal History Museum despite its somewhat dull-sounding name is always a delightful experience for the curious visitor. The museum is located beneath the well-known Oriental Pearl Tower; there is a great ...
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Museum of the City of New York : Moveable Feast

Museum of the City of New York : Moveable Feast | Museums Around the World | Scoop.it
Embracing the past, present, and future of New York City and celebrating its cultural diversity, the Museum of the City of New York is Your City Museum!
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MoMA | Introducing the Young Architects Program International

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In the galleries of the Museum, architecture collection masterworks and temporary exhibitions of computer- and hand-drawn architectural renderings, models, photographs, and films are regularly shown. ...
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Krakow history museum « Shoosty Europe

Krakow history museum. I learned more about this city by waiting in line then going into the museum. That's because I learned nothing in the museum and in fact never got even inside the door even though I waited over 2 ...
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Museum of the City of New York offers new summer hours - Time Out New York Kids

Museum of the City of New York offers new summer hours - Time Out New York Kids | Museums Around the World | Scoop.it
RT @TimeOutKids: Time Out Kids | Museum of the City of New York offers new summer hours http://tmout.us/jVDMYX...
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British Museum picks up 100000 Art Fund Prize for museological tour de force - M&H Online

British Museum picks up 100000 Art Fund Prize for museological tour de force - M&H Online | Museums Around the World | Scoop.it
The GuardianBritish Museum picks up 100000 Art Fund Prize for museological tour de forceM&H OnlineThe British Museum has become the first museum in London to win the £100000 Art Fund Prize after being crowned 'Museum of the Year' for its...
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Victoria & Albert Museum Interactive Ornaments, London - Sneazy ...

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At the Victoria & Albert Museum in London, 620 hand folded paper cones and some tessellation programming makes a interactive projection canvas. The amount of tedious work and organization for this piece shows some true ...
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