Navigation Links
24 Local Artists Help Boston Children’s Museum Celebrate Its Centennial
Date:6/21/2013

Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 21, 2013

Boston Children’s Museum recently pulled back the curtain and unveiled 24 window display cases with each window representing a letter of the alphabet and featuring objects from the Museum’s collection.

Boston Children’s Museum has been planning for its 2013 centennial anniversary for several years. In 2011, staff began discussing the idea of coordinating a Museum-wide redesign of the 24 window cases that are found along the first, second and third floor bridges. Once the Museum’s exterior windows, these vitrines are now displaying treasures from the Museum’s vast collection of cultural, historical and natural history objects, and interpreted by artists.

The idea for “An Alphabet of Inspiration” derives from a project at the Museum nearly 30 years ago in a publication and exhibit that highlighted the collection, with objects grouped by letter of the alphabet and photographed. Now, with 24 window spaces, Museum staff and guest artist/curators have created installations devoted to each of the letters in the alphabet from A-XYZ. The overarching theme is simple, accessible to its audience, and provides many opportunities to engage artists, friends, and the community.

Graphic designers, architects, sculptors, painters, and installation artists from around Greater Boston came out to learn about the project. Along with the diversity of artistic mediums represented, the artists also range from seasoned professionals, those who have been working artists throughout their careers, to recent graduates from local colleges and universities.

“It has been a wonderful experience opening up collection storage to the artists for this project. Seeing the awe in their eyes and helping them find those unique pieces for their installation has been eye opening. I look forward to seeing that same awe in the Museum visitors when they see the final installations,” said Rachel Farkas, Collec
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Actors, Models and Talent for Christ Set Audition Date, June 24th, for Latest Search for Local Atlanta Talent of All Ages
2. Fit Body Boot Camp in Orlando Held Successful “Brent Can Breathe” Charity Boot Camp with Proceeds Going to Support Orlando Local Brent Snyder with Cystic Fibrosis
3. Startup Weekend Tempe Gives Local Entrepreneurs a Crash Course in Starting a Business
4. Open House Event to Benefit Two Local Charities; Cerebral Palsy and FACES, A Child Abuse Prevention Organization
5. JPL Insurance Services Prepares Local Childcare Centers for Safety Standard Changes across the Country
6. America’s Local Poison Centers Urge Urban Outfitters to Stop Selling Products Designed to Resemble Prescription Medicine Bottles
7. U.S. Open Tennis Tickets: 2013 U.S. Open Tennis Championship Tickets Go Onsale to the General Public at 9:00 a.m. Local Time Monday, June 10th
8. Liberty University Continues to Champion Local Health Initiatives
9. “Crowd Shopping Go's Local" by VZAZZ
10. Laurelhurst Village Joins the Avamere Family of Companies: Two Leading Healthcare Providers Form Partnership to Broaden Care Choices for Local Seniors
11. Intergenerational Prom Night Joins GracePointe Elders with Local High School Students
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/26/2014)... 26, 2014 As morcellator lawsuits ( ... U.S. courts, Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes that more doctors ... ban uterine morcellation. According to a report from The ... four from California who was diagnosed with a rare ... 10 days after undergoing a laparoscopic hysterectomy where a ...
(Date:7/26/2014)... OH (PRWEB) July 26, 2014 Another DePuy ... DePuy Orthopedics, Inc., has been filed by Wright & Schulte ... filed on behalf of an Erie County, Ohio man ... his left hip and groin since receiving his Pinnacle Hip ... Ohio man will be forced to undergo a complex and ...
(Date:7/26/2014)... According to the "Get Rid Tattoo Naturally" ... comprehensive guide that provides readers with safe and natural ... also teaches them how to fade dark colored tattoos, ... own home for drastic results. , Vkool reveals ... includes step-by-step tutorials and product recommendations for treating different ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... PersonalInjurySolicitorsIreland, a legal claims company ... who have suffered from a variety of injuries, ... new company, and a website, http://www.PersonalInjurySolicitorsIreland.com . ... explained, http://www.personalinjurysolicitorsireland.com/personal-injury-claims , the law firm specialises ... company is always on the client, and everyone ...
(Date:7/25/2014)... July 26, 2014 According to ... Market by Product (vibration monitoring, thermography, ultrasound emission, ... analysis), Component, Application and Geography - Global Forecast ... machine health monitoring market is expected to reach ... to 2020. , Browse 117 market data Tables ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Morcellator Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes New Calls for Ban on Uterine Mocellation In Light of Cancer Risk 2Health News:Morcellator Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes New Calls for Ban on Uterine Mocellation In Light of Cancer Risk 3Health News:Morcellator Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes New Calls for Ban on Uterine Mocellation In Light of Cancer Risk 4Health News:DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Filed By Wright & Schulte LLC On Behalf of Recipient Who Faces Surgery To Replace Artificial Hip Implant 2Health News:DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Filed By Wright & Schulte LLC On Behalf of Recipient Who Faces Surgery To Replace Artificial Hip Implant 3Health News:DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Filed By Wright & Schulte LLC On Behalf of Recipient Who Faces Surgery To Replace Artificial Hip Implant 4Health News:DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuit Filed By Wright & Schulte LLC On Behalf of Recipient Who Faces Surgery To Replace Artificial Hip Implant 5Health News:"Get Rid Tattoo Naturally" Book Review Exposes Jason Carter's Tattoo Removal Guide – Vkool.com 2Health News:"Get Rid Tattoo Naturally" Book Review Exposes Jason Carter's Tattoo Removal Guide – Vkool.com 3Health News:PersonalInjurySolicitorsIreland.com Announces the Launch of their New Company and Website 2Health News:Machine Health Monitoring Market by Product, Component & Application Worth $2.50 Billion by 2020 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Machine Health Monitoring Market by Product, Component & Application Worth $2.50 Billion by 2020 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Machine Health Monitoring Market by Product, Component & Application Worth $2.50 Billion by 2020 - New Report by MarketsandMarkets 4
... 2010) Results from four innovative studies help answer ... various hematologic malignancies. Research will be presented today at ... Hematology reveals that there is no increase in overall ... that the utilization of a double cord blood stem ...
... is more common in women than men, irrespective of occupation ... their male counterparts. Women also perceive everyday life to be ... Sweden. "There is an ongoing debate amongst researchers as ... are so common, and why this seems to be more ...
... team of researchers led by the University of East Anglia ... the early detection and diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease. ... which allows clinicians to view the bacteria that are thought ... and ulcerative colitis. "Bacteria within the wall of the ...
... By Julia VanTine HealthDay Reporter , MONDAY, ... punishments at school and in the court system than ... Yale University study suggests. "Our analysis found ... greater risk of being punished by school and criminal-justice ...
... , SATURDAY, Dec. 4 (HealthDay News) -- Advances ... for increased survival, according to two studies scheduled to ... Saturday in Orlando, Fla. Results from one study ... can improve survival, while another group of researchers are ...
... time, researchers have established a clear link between ... gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) children and significantly ... The study shows that specific parental and caregiver ... when they are mistreated because of their LGBT ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Studies highlight role of stem cell transplant procedures for blood cancer treatment 2Health News:Studies highlight role of stem cell transplant procedures for blood cancer treatment 3Health News:Studies highlight role of stem cell transplant procedures for blood cancer treatment 4Health News:Studies highlight role of stem cell transplant procedures for blood cancer treatment 5Health News:Studies highlight role of stem cell transplant procedures for blood cancer treatment 6Health News:Studies highlight role of stem cell transplant procedures for blood cancer treatment 7Health News:Studies highlight role of stem cell transplant procedures for blood cancer treatment 8Health News:Studies highlight role of stem cell transplant procedures for blood cancer treatment 9Health News:Studies highlight role of stem cell transplant procedures for blood cancer treatment 10Health News:Stress and neck pain more common in women than men 2Health News:Gay Teens Punished More Harshly Than Straight Peers: Analysis 2Health News:Gay Teens Punished More Harshly Than Straight Peers: Analysis 3Health News:Blood Cancer Advances May Improve Survival 2Health News:Blood Cancer Advances May Improve Survival 3Health News:Study finds family acceptance of LGBT youth protects against depression, substance abuse, suicide 2Health News:Study finds family acceptance of LGBT youth protects against depression, substance abuse, suicide 3Health News:Study finds family acceptance of LGBT youth protects against depression, substance abuse, suicide 4
(Date:7/24/2014)... MARSEILLE , Frankreich, July ... , Weltweite Exklusivlizenz der Universität ... Entwicklung von Tests auf SF3B1-Mutationen, einschließlich von ... Neuer Test weist Mutationen des SF3B1-Gens nach, ... einen günstigen Krankheitsverlauf vermuten lassen  ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... -- Abaxis, Inc. (NasdaqGS: ABAX ), a medical ... financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended June ... Revenues of $47.5 million, up 10% over last year,s ... 50% over last year,s comparable quarter. Revenues ... up 20% over last year,s comparable quarter. , ...
(Date:7/24/2014)... July 24, 2014 Amgen (NASDAQ: AMGN ... financial results on Tuesday, July 29, 2014, after the close ... by a conference call with the investment community at 2 ... Robert A. Bradway , chairman and chief executive officer, ... Live audio of the conference call will be simultaneously broadcast ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:QIAGEN erweitert Pipeline für die personalisierte Medizin um vielversprechende genomische Biomarker zur Prognosebestimmung bei Blutkrebsbehandlungen 2QIAGEN erweitert Pipeline für die personalisierte Medizin um vielversprechende genomische Biomarker zur Prognosebestimmung bei Blutkrebsbehandlungen 3QIAGEN erweitert Pipeline für die personalisierte Medizin um vielversprechende genomische Biomarker zur Prognosebestimmung bei Blutkrebsbehandlungen 4QIAGEN erweitert Pipeline für die personalisierte Medizin um vielversprechende genomische Biomarker zur Prognosebestimmung bei Blutkrebsbehandlungen 5Abaxis Reports Financial Performance for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2015 2Abaxis Reports Financial Performance for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2015 3Abaxis Reports Financial Performance for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2015 4Abaxis Reports Financial Performance for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2015 5Abaxis Reports Financial Performance for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2015 6Abaxis Reports Financial Performance for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2015 7Abaxis Reports Financial Performance for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2015 8Abaxis Reports Financial Performance for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2015 9Abaxis Reports Financial Performance for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2015 10Abaxis Reports Financial Performance for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2015 11Amgen Announces Webcast of 2014 Second Quarter Financial Results 2
... Dissectron ultrasonic aspirator, ... ultrasonic surgical aspirator for ... of tissue available only ... Gathers in a very ...
Extremely wide blade opening. Excellent bio and MRI compatibility. Lot number on each clip. Long reliable history. Deflected large type, opening width 8.0 mm and length 7.5 mm....
Extremely wide blade opening. Excellent bio and MRI compatibility. Lot number on each clip. Long reliable history. Deflected large type, opening width 10.0 mm and length 10 mm....
Extremely wide blade opening. Excellent bio and MRI compatibility. Lot number on each clip. Long reliable history. Temporary mini-type 1/1 (mm), opening width 5.0 mm and length 6 mm....
Medicine Products: