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Articles with keyword "museums"

A visitor uses the Cleveland Museum of Art's Gallery One touch screen

Feature

Museums in the Age of Social

Museums are turning away from big exhibitions and toward community.

19th-century copy of a Vierbiest world map

Feature

Global Impact

The Osher Map Library invites the whole world in.

Portrait of Andersons by Laszlo

Feature

Two Kinds of Society in One Museum

Anderson House in Washington, D.C., recalls a pair of American socialites and serves as headquarters to the Society of the Cincinnati.

Adam Davis

In Focus

Adam Davis of Oregon Humanities

Head of OH plants seeds for discussion, not consensus.

Gloucester, 1961

Curio

In Mid Twentieth Century, Folly Cove Artisans Reunited Designers and Craftsmen

Local aesthetic caught eye of national retailers.

Horse mask

Curio

Center of the West Displays Powerful Art and Artifacts of Bison Culture

Bear-claw necklaces, warriors' shields, and horse masks greet visitors to Paul Dyck Collection.

Portrait of Mendes Cohen

Statement

A Man of His Times

Mendes Cohen traveled the world to bring back memories and artifacts.

Tom Wolff photo of William Adams

Conversation

The Education of William Adams

The new chairman of NEH almost failed out of college. He joined the Army, was sent to Vietnam, and came back a different person.

Ednote

Editor's Note

New digs, new chairman, and ten new humanities medalists