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For nearly four decades, Rinehart worked as an orthopedic surgeon — for 28 years in Utica, N.Y., followed by another 10 at the University of Vermont Medical Center in Burlington. Prior to his retirement from medicine four years ago, Rinehart decided that he wanted his lifelong avocation — blacksmithing — to live on after he..
LCMM – During the spring, summer and fall of 2017, Lake Champlain Maritime Museum’s Sailing Canal Boat Lois McClure will visit ports along the Champlain and Erie Canals. Along the way we will celebrate the vital role of “boatwood” trees such as white oak and white pine that have been essential for centuries in boatbuilding..
JANUARY 28 TO JUNE 11, 2017 CHAGALL will also be open to the public on the following Mondays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.: April 17 (Easter Monday), May 22 (Victoria Day), May 29 and June 5, 2017 Chagall: Colour and Music is the biggest Canadian exhibition ever devoted to Marc Chagall (1887-1985). Featuring 340..
This list of museums in Vermont encompasses museums defined for this context as institutions (including nonprofit organizations, government entities, and private businesses) that collect and care for objects of cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical interest and make their collections or related exhibits available for public viewing. Museums that exist only in cyberspace (i.e., virtual museums)..
The MFA boasts one of the largest collections of the celebrated Impressionist painter Claude Monet’s work outside France. Our newly installed Gallery 252 is dedicated to Monet, providing an immersive experience of his work from the MFA’s permanent collection and select loans from private collections. Early plein-air compositions from the 1870s include Meadow with Poplars..
Facebook connection to All Things Ski & Snowboard. See the short video of: “Jim Niehues is an artist with an interesting specialty: ski maps. He’s hand-painted over 200 intricately detailed ski maps at some of the world’s top resorts over the past 30 years. Next time you hit the slopes, think of Jim”: An inspirational..
40:24 George Lucas and Steven Spielberg reveal their insights into Rockwell’s art and why certain works appealed to them. Telling Stories is the first major exhibition to explore the connections between Norman Rockwell’s iconic images of American life and the movies.
***** 46 Renoir Painting by Renoir shown as thumbnails. Details provide provenance on some of the paintings, including invoice for purchase (some purchases made from Durand-Ruel, Inc. Paris art dealer) by the Sterling Family.
Tilla Durieux (Ottilie Godeffroy, 1880–1971) Painting by Renoir 1905 (at age 25) Location of the painting in MFA – http://maps.metmuseum.org/galleries/fifth-ave/2/824 – Tilla Durieux, 1905 Born Ottilie Godeffroy 18 August 1880 Vienna, Austria-Hungary Died 21 February 1971 (aged 90) West Berlin, Germany Occupation Actress Years active 1902–1970 Spouse(s) Eugene Spiro (1904–1906) Paul Cassirer (1910–1926) Ludwig Katzenellenbogen..
From Tom Perera of the Enigma Museum, Hancock Vermont VT “For over 20 years we have been actively searching for examples of the Enigma cipher machines that the Germans relied on to keep their military communications secret during WW-2. Very few Enigmas survived the war and since the Allies were commanded to destroy every one..
1:22:00 John Abele – “Lost for 60 Years: The Most Unusual Search for the USS Grunion” The National WWII Museum. Lecture Starts: 0:08:38 Questions & Answers: 1:06:15 In July 1942 the USS Grunion, an American submarine commanded by Lieutenant Commander Mannert “Jim” Abele, dove to evade a Japanese attack roughly 10 miles northeast of Kiska..
Narrated by actress Susan Sarandon, this hour-long documentary film showcases the High Line, a most unusual and unlikely public park. Since opening in 2009, it has become a top global tourist destination, with nearly 5 million visitors annually. Since 1998, Great Museums’ call to action has been find the museum in your own backyard. The..
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston United States The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, is one of the most comprehensive art museums in the world with a collection that exemplifies the breadth, richness, and diversity of artistic expression, from prehistoric times to modern day. World-renowned paintings by Rembrandt, Van Gogh, Gauguin, and Cassatt—as well as the..
55:04 Boston Museum of Fine Arts Coordinates 42.339167°N 71.094167°W Museum of Fine Arts, Boston MFA Established 1870 Location 465 Huntington Avenue Boston, MA 02115 The Museum of Fine Arts (or MFA) in Boston, Massachusetts, is the fourth largest museum in the United States. It contains more than 450,000 works of art, making it one of..
7 Museums listed as of October 23, 2016. Amit Sood initiated the project for global sharing of fine art owned by museums throught the world. Display in mega pixels for find detail.
Impressionism 1860 – 1890: Amit Sood Term generally applied to a movement in art in France in the late 19th century. The movement gave rise to such ancillaries as American Impressionism. The primary use of the term Impressionist is for a group of French painters who worked between around 1860 and 1900, especially to describe..
5:36 Amit Sood – Imagine being able to see artwork in the greatest museums around the world without leaving your chair. Driven by his passion for art, Amit Sood tells the story of how he developed Art Project to let people do just that. Impressionism
The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum opened to the public on the evening of January 1st, 1903, with a musical and visual arts celebration. Following an opening concert of Bach, Mozart, Chausson and Schumann performed by members of the Boston Symphony Orchestra, mirrored doors were rolled back to reveal the spectacular interior courtyard, brimming with flowers..
55:00 Sister Wendy as docent, providing her background knowledge and enthusiasm for the works on display online, from the MET Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC USA
56:36 What do the superstars of modern art have in common with the Vincent Black Shadow motorcyle? They share the stage at New York City’s Museum of Modern Art, also known as MoMA. Produced for Public Television by Great Museums TV.