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Confession? I know nothing about art. In the tiny town where I was raised there were no museums, and fine art wasn't really stressed in the curriculum I studied. I...
It is almost time to wish America happy birthday. With Independence Day just around the corner, you can expect a series of American commemorations of all sizes and shapes. But...
Get those jazz hands ready, faithful readers. Today we announced the 2014 class of NEA Jazz Masters ! We are thrilled to welcome these living legends as the newest NEA...
If you and the family are in Savannah, the Telfair Museums' Jepson Center is a fantastic place to spend the afternoon. A colorful advertisement for the museum’s “ ArtZeum ”...
At the end of a grand promenade, framed by tropical foliage, stands a stately home that has become a jewel in Miami’s cultural crown. Vizcaya Museum and Gardens sits on...
Believe it or not, the iPhone---a device that revolutionized mobile smartphone technology---was released less than six years ago. The first iPhone hit the market on June 29, 2007 and just...
Anyone who’s ever given a young child a gift knows that the present itself is often considered less exciting than the materials it came in. There’s bubble wrap to pop,...
Located in northwest Tucson, Arizona, Tohono Chul offers an immaculate desert oasis complete with tranquil seating, curated desert plants along meandering trails, and a quaint yet unpretentious bistro. It’s location...
For many parents, art museums often aren't the first places that come to mind as kid-friendly destinations. After all, there's no touching, no running, and no snacking allowed in the...
Every summer, I develop this fantasy of hopping in a red convertible, top down, wind streaming in my hair, as I drive across the country without a care in the...

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