🍉 Summer picnic!
Paul Cézanne carefully arranged still life compositions in his studio, returning often to wine bottles and pitchers and apples, pears, and melons, all close at hand.
See “Cézanne Drawing” at MoMA through September 25: http://mo.ma/cezanne
Set your DVRs or tune into a new episode of @CBSInnovationTV this Saturday!
Sneak Peak at an ALL NEW Innovation Nation! We have an elliptical on wheels. Not-your-average bean bag chair. Smart air conditioners. And before cars, we had horse drawn carriages.
@moonpodco @getmysa @thehenryford
Our '21 Summer Gala artists represent our city & region, & we are thrilled to showcase them for you. View the entire auction here: http://ow.ly/26UD50FzQqT Bidding begins on Aug 6. Join us for Summer Gala Take Two Déjà Vu on Friday, Aug. 13. Doug Stuckle, City Skyline, 2019
If you are visiting the Museum next Tuesday 10 August, please be aware the London by Design gallery will be closed for refurbishment. Sorry for any inconvenience, but with your annual pass you can come back and visit us again anytime over the course of the year!
TOMORROW! Meet the U.S. Navy Blue Angels and Air Force Thunderbirds together at the museum. Mingle, pose for photos with the pilots and get to know the aerial acrobats at this free evening event. Learn more: https://www.thehenryford.org/current-events/calendar/meet-the-blue-angels-and-thunderbirds
Jump for joy: We're now open 11-8 on Thursdays! Stop by today & see us. Please note that all guests older than 2 are now required to wear face coverings while inside the museum. Plan your visit: http://bit.ly/visit-dai
Did you notice that there is only one source of light in this painting?
🌻 Vincent van Gogh, The Potato Eaters (1885)
Stationed in France, a young American soldier is given a three-day pass, which leads him to meet Miriam, a white French shop clerk, and romance blossoms. THE STORY OF A THREE-DAY PASS (1968) screens on 35mm for free Wed, Aug 11, 7:30 pm. Reserve your seat https://www.eastman.org/event/film-screenings/story-three-day-pass
Sappho was an Archaic Greek poet. She was born on Lesbos and is seen as the mother of lesbians. Tour guide Arnout knows more about the life of this lyric poet. 🏳️🌈⠀
🖼️ Secretary, anonymous, c. 1780 - c. 1790⠀
🎨Only four more days left to view #floridaprize21 featuring Sean Miller.
Video by Nate Sims and Ben Schepler, RushingWaterMedia
(c) Orlando Museum of Art, 2021
Mask Update: Beginning August 7, all visitors and staff will be required to wear masks both inside and outside the building regardless of vaccination status, in accordance with the latest CDC guidance 😷
Have you visited the Gallery Shop lately? It's the perfect destination for any gifts you need to source (for yourself or others!) and every purchase supports the Gallery.
You can also shop online, here: https://shop.nationalgallery.ie/
'The Private Life of Sigmund Freud' with Professor Brett Kahr . Explore the intricate details of Freud’s daily routine, take a journey through the intimate moments of the life of the father of psychoanalysis. Recording of this event available On Demand! http://ow.ly/3NU550FKcOC
How have London taxis evolved through the ages? At our Museum Depot you can see the latest ZEC model on London’s streets as well as your favourite vintage taxis from the past courtesy of our friends at @LondonEVCompany & the London Vintage Taxi Association https://www.ltmuseum.co.uk/whats-on/go-green-summer
The pandemic denied us access to the barber and the hairdresser, but spare a thought for the women who were victims of an IRA scissors. Our #ThrowbackThursday object is shorn hair given to a relative of Kevin Barry. Talking to the enemy was sufficient grounds for such punishment.
PROJECTIONS: Marilyn Monroe’s Screen Persona. An online course with @psycstar. Psychoanalytically exploring how Marilyn Monroe projected herself, and the ways in which film audiences respond to her. 20 & 21 August. Book now! http://ow.ly/7Q6G50Fr0oL
Kom jij het team van het Amsterdam Museum versterken?
✔️ Freelance communicatiemedewerker project Gezichten van Noord-Holland
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📱 2 stagiairs Communicatie & Marketing
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Check de vacatures via de link in bio!
Unfortunately, we have temporarily closed, along with @Bunjilaka and @IMAX_Melbourne. Visit #MuseumAtHome on our website and experience the wonder and inspiration of our museums and collections far beyond our walls.
Since the launch of @TfL's cycle hire scheme in 2010, people have hired bikes to cycle to work or for leisure over 87 million times! #DYK that we have bike No. 00001 in our collection? See it on display at our Depot on 7-8 and 11-15 August! #CycleToWorkDay http://ltmuseum.co.uk/whats-on/go-green-summer
Elke week delen we de meest bijzondere museumstukken uit de collectie van het Amsterdam Museum! 'De regentessen van het Burgerweeshuis', Adriaen Backer, 1683. Lees meer: https://hart.amsterdam/nl/collectie/object/amcollect/39531
#amsterdammuseum #amsterdam #geschiedenis
We're celebrating National Science Week (13 - 22 August) with a stellar program of live online talks covering space weather, sci-fi film science, Forensics Friday and Quokkapocalypse! Don't miss out: https://bit.ly/3ykr4z4
Hey art-loving teens—for the first time ever #TeensTakeTheMet is going global! 🌎 💻
Tune in this Friday and Saturday for tons of virtual programs, including DJ sets, art-making, dance, conversations, games, and much more from partners all over the world.
A year of self-isolation? Try a lifetime.
After living as a monk for most of his life, Shitao decided to abandon his nomadic lifestyle and settle in Yangzhou.
These works are inspired by his lifetime of wandering.
Learn more: http://met.org/3j8EmIm
Looking for a decadent desserts? Well look no further! Nichole’s Fine Pastry & Café is catering desserts at our Summer Gala event on Friday, August 13th!
Get your tickets today: http://ow.ly/m6As50FJyYD
Loud, fast, intense. On the surface, drag racing looks fairly simple, but it’s much more complex than it appears. Read on to learn more about what you’ll see in the Drag Racing section of our exhibition, Driven to Win: Racing in America presented by @GM. https://bit.ly/3fsfGtm
Our '21 Summer Gala artists represent our city & region, & we are thrilled to showcase them for you. View the entire auction here: http://ow.ly/26UD50FzQqT Bidding begins on Aug 6. Join us for Summer Gala Take Two Déjà Vu on Friday, Aug. 13. Mark Strand, 2019
Don't miss Sydney Science Trail (13 Aug - 13 Sept), an interactive month-long adventure of fun and engaging activities, games and learning resources – all free! Register now to be first in when the Online Trail is revealed! https://bit.ly/3BjNe6k
Come join us at our Summer Gala for wine tasting provided by Happy Harry's Bottle Shops! Whether you’re a connoisseur or new to the world of wine, there's something for everyone.
Don't wait! Get your tickets here now: http://ow.ly/Usgz50FJE3l
After having Patty Mills in San Antonio for ten years, SAMA is sad to see him go. The Museum had the honor of hosting him during the special exhibition “Of Country and Culture”. We hear there’s some pretty great museums in Brooklyn… hope you get to enjoy them, Patty!
"This drawing tells an entire story without color or words."
—Hirlary Peña, Curator and Senior at Boston Latin Academy
See "Gabrielle" (1998) by #JohnWilson on view in "Black Histories, Black Futures," an exhibition curated by teen scholars: https://bit.ly/377ffA7
We are delighted to announce the #acquisition of #MashellBlack “Legally Right” for the NMOA collection. This large-scale painting combines #abstraction and #figuration at a dramatic scale.
Behind the scenes photos capture the artist at work restretching and reframing.. (1/2)
“For a Brief Moment the World was on Fire” (2021) consists of 8 color photomontages. Detail view of two photomontages on view May 8, 2021 – Jan. 30, 2022 in “Voice-Over: Zineb Sedira” at #SMoCA. Photo: @claireawarden. Learn more at https://sarts.co/3ksz3WM. #VoiceOver #ZinebSedira
Take me out to the ball game...or at the very least, to see "Baseball Cards from the Collection of Jefferson R. Burdick" ⚾
Catch more than 100 baseball cards produced between the 1880s and the 1950s on view at The Met through November 22.
AUG 10, 8:30 PM - Free outdoor screening of the cinematically stunning doc "Anthropocene" created in part by #MuseumLDN exhibiting artist Edward Burtynsky. In partnership w/@FCfilmfestival Details and tickets 👉 https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/anthropocene-film-club-registration-164529316615?aff=ebdsoporgprofile
Buying fresh produce directly from local farmers is key to our efforts today to eat local. Nearly 90 years ago, Clara Ford advocated for the same thing. For National #FarmersMarket Week, learn more about Clara Ford’s model of the roadside market.
Enjoy a virtual tour of Sagrada Familia led by Barcelona-based artist Pilar Aldana during our next Live with Locals program on August 14th! Sign up: https://fal.cn/3he7X
✉️ For our last Hey Kids! Art Crew send an artful message to a friend or family member inspired by artists #OnKawara and #MartinWong. Then share what you made with kids from around the world in virtual sessions this Thursday, August 5.
Learn more: https://mo.ma/3imQWEI
Our '21 Summer Gala artists represent our city & region, & we are thrilled to showcase them for you. View the entire auction here: http://ow.ly/26UD50FzQqT Bidding begins on Aug 6. Join us for Summer Gala Take Two Déjà Vu on Friday, Aug. 13. Jaden Strand, Solo Camping, 2021
Join #SMoCA for a virtual film screening of @Leah_Mahan's award-winning documentary "Come Hell or High Water: The Battle for Turkey Creek" followed by a moderated discussion after the screening at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 19. Learn more & get your ticket: https://sarts.co/3Cdk0qg
"Each week I would take some pictures in to show the supervisors, and there were some of the Bowery. He said, 'Nice girls don't go down on the Bowery.' And I said, 'Well I'm not a nice girl. I'm a photographer. I go anywhere.'"
Dress like it's 5 o'clock somewhere 🍸
#DYK: In the late 1940s, Christian Dior was the first designer to name an early evening frock a “cocktail” dress.
Dive into the history of cocktail hour attire on the #MetTimeline → http://met.org/3zLMwxd
COVID-19 has presented challenges for all of us, but you've inspired us to find new ways to bring art to you online and at home. We want to keep serving and inspiring the community, but we need YOU. Your contribution ensures everyone has access to art.
We love our guests ❤️
My son misses @thehenryford museum. This is the Model T picture he drew for THFM.
It's time for another #NMOAStaffPicks (!) This week we're highlighting one of our lovely Registrar's, Amber Germano.
Join us Aug 19 on the hillside at sunset for Sound for Silents, with FPA and films from the Ruben/Bentson Moving Image Collection. @FrancesPriya, will perform her newly commissioned scores for an entrancing evening of music and film.
Starting at 7 → http://wlkr.art/s4s21
Striker to the line! The World Tournament of Historic Base Ball starts in just 10 days. Learn more about how this action-packed event comes to life in Greenfield Village each year: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G7Ec3vkNAu0
REMINDER: Beginning tomorrow (Aug 5), the museum will now be open on Thursdays, 11-8. Please note that we will also be reinstating mask requirements for all guests. Get the details & plan your visit: http://bit.ly/visit-dai
It's #WeaponsWednesday & we're featuring the history of Marines who medaled in Shooting at the Olympics, including then-Capt William McMillian, and the type of weapon he used to get gold in the 1960 Olympics!
Our '21 Summer Gala artists represent our city & region, & we are thrilled to showcase them for you. View the entire auction here: http://ow.ly/26UD50FzQqT Bidding begins on Aug 6. Join us for Summer Gala Take Two Déjà Vu on Friday, Aug. 13. Meg Spielman Peldo, Palm Trees, 2018
LEGO and transport fans rejoice! For one weekend only at our Museum Depot you can discover London Transport in Miniature. Marvel at a host of LEGO displays between the 7 and 8 August, and get inspired to create your own at home! https://www.ltmuseum.co.uk/whats-on/go-green-summer