TITLE

Ogden can dip into Smithsonian treasure

AUTHOR(S)
McNulty, Ian
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);10/8/2001, Vol. 22 Issue 15, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the affiliation of Ogden Museum of Southern Art to the Smithsonian Institution in the United States. Acquisition of rights to borrow objects from the Smithsonian Ark-like collection; Efforts of opening the museum to the public; Objective of launching the affiliate program of the Institute.
ACCESSION #
5374211

 

Related Articles

  • Designing Women. Heyman, I. Michael // Smithsonian;Jul99, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p16 

    Focuses on the Smithsonian's Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, located in New York City. Exclusive devotion to the study of historical and contemporary design; History of the museum, including Peter Cooper's establishment of the Cooper-Union for the Advancement of Science and Art and his...

  • Mighty Mouse. Samper, Cristián // Smithsonian;Aug2007, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p32 

    The article discusses the Internet sites of museums. The Smithsonian's Web site receives 23 million visitors per year, and offers them a virtual showcase of art collections, historic artifacts, rare minerals, planes and rockets, and sea creatures. It will soon offer three-dimensional and...

  • Cooper Museum Saved.  // American Artist;Dec1967, Vol. 31 Issue 10, p8 

    The article provides information on the Cooper Union Museum, which was acquired by the Smithsonian Institute.

  • Portrait of a Lady.  // Smithsonian;Sep2000, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p28 

    Presents Smithsonian highlights as of September 1, 2000 including the exhibition 'Notable Women from the Collection of the National Portrait Gallery,' at the Women's Museum: An Institute for the Future in Dallas, Texas.

  • ALL ABOUT... THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION.  // World Almanac for Kids;2004, p124 

    The article offers information about the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC. In 1835, the people of the United States received a unique gift from an English scientist. In his will, James Smithson left $508,318 to the U.S. to set up an institution for the 'increase and diffusion of...

  • Making History with the Smithsonian.  // Fiberarts;Nov/Dec2009, Vol. 36 Issue 3, p12 

    The article reports on the membership of the American Textile History Museum (ATHM) in Lowell, Massachusetts with the Smithsonian Affiliations Program. According to the author, the program allows selected organizations greater access to the resources of Smithsonian Institute. Jim Coleman,...

  • Culture of Support. J. K. H. // American Craft;Dec2011/Jan2012, Vol. 71 Issue 6, p22 

    The article announces several changes occurring at crafts institutions in the U.S. as of 2011 including Emily Zilber's appointment as the first Curator of Contemporary Decorative Arts at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Smithsonian's Renwick Gallery's endowment for two craft curators.

  • George Catlin's Obsession. Watson, Bruce // Smithsonian;Dec2002, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p70 

    Suggests that no artist devoted himself more passionately to a single subject than George Catlin. An exhibition, 'George Catlin and His Indian Gallery,' at the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. through January 19, 2003. The show, which also includes...

  • Archaeological Collection: 5000 - 221 B.C. China.  // Chinese American Forum;Jan1989, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p34 

    The article offers information on the invaluable archaeological collection from China between 5000 - 221 B.C. on display in the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery , Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. It has ritual articles for the worships of gods and remembrance of ancestors dug out from Chinese...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics