It’s straight out of the horse’s mouth!🐴
The Members Opening of #GallopingThroughDynasties is tomorrow from 5-7 p.m.! No tickets are required. Light bites and a full-service cash bar will be available in the Fountain Room.
Learn more -> https://bit.ly/3BK9bwl
SAMA celebrates World Teachers’ Day! The average teacher impacts over 3000 students in their career. To all our educator friends: Thank you for shaping a brighter future. We treasure you!
Explore our online educator resources: http://ow.ly/9pmb50KX4hE
Join artist Teresa Baker (Mandan/Hidatsa) & independent curator Dr. Natasha Boas for a conversation about Baker’s exhibition "Capturing Space." Unable to attend in-person? Watch a livestream on our YouTube! RSVP to the Oct. 6 artist talk at https://sarts.co/3ULjOI0. #SMoCA
Final week to explore Native American artist Brad Kahlhamer's exhibition "Swap Meet," his second show at SMoCA more than 15 years after his hugely successful “Let’s Walk West” exhibition. Plan a visit at https://sarts.co/3V1ZKBm. #SMoCA
📷Ed Pien, "Corridor" (installation view), 2009, rope, canvas and sand, Collection of Museum London, Gift of the artist, Toronto, Ontario, 2020
🏗 Getting our supernatural exhibition "Spectral" ready for you (opens Saturday, October 8)! Artist Ed Pien is onsite installing his 2009 work "Corridor" — can't wait for you to see all the works which explore our fascination with ghosts, hauntings, & the afterlife.
This Saturday afternoon, as part of #NAF2022 weekend, stop by the Museum for The Women of the Movements Concert, which will feature all Black and Latinx female classical composers. This concert is presented by the talented @HarlemPlayers! Free to register: http://ow.ly/fSwr50L2nC2
More tickets added! 'Refugees, Primitiveness and the Eurocentric Gaze'. Online talk with Beverly J. Stoute and Fakhry Davids for #WorldMentalHealthDay. Radical new readings of Freud’s theories, original formulations around race and colonialism. 9 Oct
'Psychoanalysis and Violence'. Online course with Keith Barrett. This course will explore psychoanalytic perspectives on the problem of violence. Beginning with Freud and following the development of psychoanalytic thinking on these topics.
Europe’s Greatest Art Comes To America This Fall via @forbes https://www.forbes.com/sites/chaddscott/2022/10/05/europes-greatest-art-comes-to-america-this-fall/
4/4 The Community Consultant will play a vital role in helping to grow the Museum’s connections to diverse London communities and expand the historical narratives represented at Museum London. They will also offer important project planning and administrative support.
3/4 The successful candidate will contact individuals and community organizations with the purpose of discussion, advice, feedback, and learning as it relates to "London: A History".
2/4 Museum London is seeking an experienced Community Consultant Assistant to support the development of an online version of the Museum’s "London: A History" exhibition.
1/4 💼Term: 17-month contract
Hours: 14 hours/week (between Monday and Friday), 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. For tasks that can be completed remotely, working hours and location are flexible.
Deadline: November 4, 2022 at 5 P.M. EST
On October 8, you can dive beneath the surface in our “Monster Fish” exhibition at the @wittemuseum in Texas and get an up close look at the fascinating (and often mysterious) giant fish swimming in rivers all over the world. Plan your visit: http://on.natgeo.org/6014MdUFK
⭐ Featuring over 70 iconic movie costumes, Heroes & Villains: The Art of the Disney Costume, presented by @keybank, will be on display through Jan. 1.
⭐ Our Holiday Greens and Tree Lot will return outside the museum's Clocktower entrance, beginning Nov. 25. Museum admission is not required to shop and take home a seasonal wreath, garland or tree. https://www.thehenryford.org/current-events/calendar/holiday-greens-and-tree-lot/
⭐ Start your holiday season with a Visit with Santa. Members will get a special preview Nov. 19 before Santa returns for visits with the public one weekend only, Nov. 25-27. https://www.thehenryford.org/current-events/calendar/visits-with-santa/
⭐ Three festive holiday-themed exhibits will be on view beginning Nov. 19: Light and Joy in the Holiday Season, MichLUG LEGO Building Display and Holiday Train Display.
⭐ View a rotating collection of culturally significant vehicles in our new pop-up exhibit from the National Historic Vehicle Register, Powered by the Hagerty Drivers Foundation. We’re currently featuring the Ferris Bueller’s Day Off “Ferrari”— the 1985 Modena Spyder.
IN HENRY FORD MUSEUM
⭐Explore our extensive collection of nearly 7,000 Hallmark ornaments in a new permanent exhibition: Miniature Moments: A Journey Through Hallmark® Keepsake Ornaments. Join us for a member preview on Nov. 19. The exhibit will open to the public Nov. 20.
Members also receive a double discount of 30% off admission when visiting Thursday, Dec. 15. Learn more: https://www.thehenryford.org/current-events/calendar/holiday-nights-in-greenfield-village/
IN GREENFIELD VILLAGE
⭐Holiday Nights in Greenfield Village will be hosted over 18 evenings in Dec., beginning Dec. 2, & will include our popular dining events Holiday Nights in Eagle Tavern & Supper with Santa. Member presale begins Oct. 26; public tickets go on sale Nov. 2.
*HOLIDAY PROGRAMMING UPDATE FROM THE HENRY FORD*
#OTD in 1775, the Continental Congress mentioned Marines for the first time when it directed George Washington to give "proper encouragement to the Marines and Seamen" serving aboard the two armed vessels under "Continental Risque and pay."
Read more on our FB & IG: @usmcmuseum
Complement your visit to the Freud Museum with one of our weekly tours led by staff and volunteers. Tours take place every Thursday and Friday at 2pm. Free with your admission ticket.
Happy national book month! Use this month to start a new book or reread one your favorites 📚
Stay tuned throughout the month for highlights from #MoMAPublications. Dive into our exhibitions, find fun books for kids, check out our collection, and more → http://mo.ma/3CkApeG
To help usher in the autumn season, Tom and Jamie discuss Freud’s beautiful short paper ‘On Transience’ (1916) in the final episode of the Freud in Focus, Summer Shorts series. Listen now ! 🎧.
What’s your favourite painting by Van Gogh? Vincent was pleased with this still life; he only signed and dated a work if he was satisfied with it.
🌻Vincent van Gogh, Carafe and Dish with Citrus Fruit (1887)
🚨 Member Preview for "LIFE Magazine and the Power of Photography" begins today!
See the groundbreaking photos from @LIFE magazine before the exhibition opens to the public on October 9: https://bit.ly/3rxHu5e
On 4 October 1669, Rembrandt van Rijn died, age 63. Several spots in Amsterdam remind us of the final years of his life, such as his last residence and a memorial marker in the Westerkerk. Did you know he made some of his best work during his last years?
Take a look at this beautiful work a young artist created at the Family Center! Bring your little one in today, Friday and Saturday from 11am to 5pm so they can create artwork of their own.
ON SALE NOW - Tickets for the new season of #HiddenLondon tours are now available to book, including the newest tour of Shepherd’s Bush Tube station, exploring secret locations hidden from commuters, and new evening tours at Charing Cross and Down Street https://www.ltmuseum.co.uk/hidden-london
(NOTE: Rembrandt was, of course, not three years old when he died. Please excuse our typo in the first tweet in this thread - he was born in 1606 and died in 1669, not 1609! 😑)
Vandaag herdenken wij burgemeester Eberhard van der Laan.
Beeld: Kamp Seedorf, Damsko Strijder! Burgemeester Eberhard van der Laan
#amsterdammuseum #eberhardvanderlaan #amsterdam #museum
@museumsvictoria @wamuseum @CSIRO Pictured: @ClaireRowe28, @ElenaKupriyano5, Penny Berents, Ken Graham, Ingo Burghardt, @FishGuyKai, @BethFlaxman 📸Ben Healley
Scientists Ahoy! 👩🔬🛳
Last week a team of AMRI scientists boarded the #RVInvestigator to explore the deep sea of Australia’s Indian Ocean Territories, along with @museumsvictoria, @wamuseum & @CSIRO.
Follow the adventure by keeping an eye on the #InvestigatingtheIOT 👀
Our #MikoyanGurevich #MiG15 got a new set of tires and wheels! Thanks to the guys at Red Star Aero Service for their expertise on these aircraft, and our restoration team, the MiG-15 is ready to roll (back on display)! #pearlharboraviationmuseum
Another season of new exhibitions opens at #SMoCA from 6–8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 28. Learn more about our fall opening celebration at https://sarts.co/3yfRxQ8.
Join us for another Cars & Caffeine Powered by @Hagerty. Mingle with car enthusiasts & enjoy coffee compliments of Hagerty. This free event will take place in The Henry Ford parking lot which can be accessed off Oakwood Boulevard. Register here: http://www.motorsportreg.com/events/cars-caffeine-powered-by-hagerty-henry-ford-museum-775074
Who else is loving the chill of fall in the air? 🙋 🍂
In Jean-François Millet's "Haystacks: Autumn," the harvest is finished, the gleaners have gone, and the sheep graze. The sketch-like finish perfectly captures the calm of season's change.
Learn more: http://met.org/3CRrfUB
Wishing those who celebrate a blessed #YomKippur!
“Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement),” 1968, by Chaim Gross (Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Sidney A. Peerless) #CAMCollection
Come visit our pop-up at 465 Bar and Restaurant, where Chef Rey is serving a prix fixe lunch Wednesday-Sunday through October 30: https://bit.ly/3RB9n6Y
Join us at the Giant Screen Experience this Friday, Oct. 7, for the next installment in our Disney Throwback Series — a special showing of “National Treasure.”
Learn how to get your tickets today: https://www.facebook.com/events/475248834313301
📣 NMWA will reopen its doors next fall!
“I cannot wait to reopen the doors of our renewed and refreshed building to our D.C. community and supporters around the world," said NMWA Director Susan Fisher Sterling.
Read more from NMWA's Director ➞ https://bit.ly/3fBFLct
Join us at the @DrydenTheatre this Wednesday, October 5 for a screening of the Academy Award-nominated film noir KISS OF DEATH (1947) – part of our Noir '47 series. The film is followed by a post-film discussion with Curator of Film Exhibitions Jared Case: http://eastman.org/event/film-screenings/kiss-death
In honor of #YomKippur, we take a look at the other side of this shofar in The Met collection.
A #shofar player can produce a number of different calls, each with its own scriptural significance.
On Yom Kippur, a single blast of the shofar marks the end of the fast.
Shanah Tovah! ✨ Wishing a happy new year to all who celebrate Rosh Hashanah.
The sounding of the #shofar is central to #RoshHashanah observances, where up to 100 shofar blasts are played during the course of the day's morning services.
Learn more: http://met.org/3Sn3yLg
Have you seen this piece in our Denman Gallery?
Lid from the Sarcophagus of a Woman, 3rd century B.C., Etruscan , Nenfro (volcanic stone) and pigment , h. 32 1/2 in. (82.4 cm); w. 85 3/4 in. (218 cm); d. 26 3/4 in. (68.2 cm) , Bequest of Gilbert M. Denman, Jr., 2005.1.50
Wishing warm greetings to all those honouring Yom Kippur today.
This is from Sigmund Freud's Philippson's Hebrew Bible, gifted to him by his father Jakub. He inscribed it: "My son Sigmund Schlomo was born ... 6 May 1856. He entered into the Jewish Covenant on ... 13 May 1856."
Register for the next Teacher Professional Development workshop. You'll come together with other area teachers to explore art and science!
More details at the link: https://bit.ly/3plW6Cv