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2014-06-12 08:25:07

Submissions Open for New-Media Competition Using LG Ultra HD 4K and OLED TVs as Canvas ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Emmy and Tony Award-winning actor, producer, director and modern art enthusiast Neil Patrick Harris is teaming up with LG Electronics USA to help recognize some of the nation's top art students through the new media competition: The Art of the Pixel: Powered by LG Ultra HD 4K and OLED TV. Students from nine art schools across the country will be...

2014-02-24 12:23:12

Theme for film series presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology BOSTON and NEWTON, Mass., Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Fourth Annual Hollywood Scriptures Film Series, a collaboration of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA), and the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology (MSPP), will take place March 5-9, 2014 at the MFA in Alfond Auditorium. The series was created to demonstrate how cinema can enhance...

2011-05-18 07:00:00

HOUSTON, May 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The prestigious starting line-up of galleries participating in the inaugural Houston Fine Art Fair, Sept. 15 - 18, 2011, was announced at a cocktail reception yesterday at The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Over 150 art patrons, collectors and gallery supporters were on hand as the first wave of local, national and international galleries was unveiled by Hamptons Expo Group, the fair organizer. (Photo:...

2011-04-07 11:36:00

BOSTON, April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- War and its effects on soldiers and civilians is the focus of an inaugural film series to debut on April 14-17, 2011 at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, (MFA) as a collaboration between the MFA and the Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology (MSPP). (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101216/MM18901LOGO) Identified as "The First Annual Hollywood Scriptures Film Series", this year's theme of "The Psychology of War" represents...

2011-02-28 11:33:00

HOUSTON, Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Houston, America's third largest art market, will be home to the first annual Houston Fine Art Fair September 15 - 18, 2011. Approximately 80+ international, national and Texas galleries will all be available under one roof, inside the George R. Brown Convention Center. The Houston Fine Art Fair will offer a broad spectrum of artworks from 1950 to the present, with paintings, drawing, print editions, installation, sculpture, and photography....

2009-11-18 13:56:00

HOUSTON, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Philanthropist and Houston Rockets All Star Yao Ming today announced a major collaboration between his Yao Ming Foundation and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH). The Yao Ming Foundation Gala presented by iTalk Global Communications, Inc., the New Global Telecom Service Provider, will take place on Saturday, January 30, 2010 against the grand backdrop of the MFAH's Cullinan Hall. Proceeds from the event will provide funds for the permanent MFAH...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.