Stories for October 2010

Final Chance for Ghosts of a Chance

October 28, 2010

It's your last chance to follow the clues in our Ghosts of Chance game! It's Halloween! And we've got our own personal ghosts inhabiting the halls and galleries of American Art. We're holding our final Ghosts of a Chance scavenger...

Five Questions with The Imperial Palm Orchestra

October 25, 2010

Laurel Fehrenbach, public programs assistant here at American Art, spoke with Doc Scantlin and Chou Chou from the Imperial Palm Orchestra about their upcoming performance at Take 5! The group will be performing Thursday, October 28, from 5 to 7...

The Best of Ask Joan of Art: Why Are There Holes in That Sculpture?

October 20, 2010

This post is part of an ongoing series on Eye Level: The Best of Ask Joan of Art. Begun in 1993, Ask Joan of Art is the longest-running arts-based electronic reference service in the country. The real Joan is Kathleen...

Five Questions with the 21st Century Consort

October 19, 2010

Christopher Kendall, Artistic Director of the 21st Century Consort On October 23 the 21st Century Consort performs its first concert of its season at American Art. The concert is inspired by the museum's Norman Rockwell exhibition, Telling Stories: Norman Rockwell...

Award Winning Art Signs

October 15, 2010

Last month the American Art Museum received a commendation for Art Signs OnLine from the international JODI Awards which recognize innovative uses of digital media to make museums, galleries, libraries, archives, and heritage venues more accessible to disabled people. Susan...