Posts Tagged ‘museum’

Museum Workers Across The Country Are Unionizing. Here’s What’s Driving A Movement That’s Been Years In The Making

“Let us in! Let us in!” chanted a small crowd of visitor services associates dressed in black. They stood at the locked gate of the Marciano Art Foundation (MAF) on Friday, November 8, at 11 a.m., the time the museum normally would have opened to the public. Three days earlier, the austere contemporary art foundation […]

Treasures worth ‘up to a billion euros’ stolen from Dresden museum

   Thieves have broken into one of Europe’s largest collection of art treasures in the German city of Dresden and stolen objects worth up to one billion euros, police have said. The Grüne Gewölbe (or Green Vault) has been stripped of hundreds of artefacts, after the thieves reportedly started a fire in the early hours […]

Photos: Achaemenid-era clay tablets unveiled in Iran’s National Museum

Tasnim | Meghdad Madadi: Over 1,700 Achaemenid-era clay tablets and ancient artifacts that were recently returned to the country after 84 years have been unveiled at a ceremony in the National Museum of Iran in Tehran on Wednesday.       Source Article from Related Posts Talented slime mold with no brain but ‘720 […]

Selfies banned to prevent misinterpretation at Dutch museum’s Nazi design expo

‘S-HERTOGENBOSCH, Netherlands (AFP) — A Dutch museum has banned visitors from taking photos at a controversial exhibition of designs from Hitler’s Nazi regime to stop them being “interpreted the wrong way.” The crowds at the Design Museum in Den Bosch — which has been sold out since “Design in the Third Reich” opened earlier this […]

San Francisco museum airs film calling for white genocide: "Why Don’t We Murder More White People" celebrated by left-wing lunatics

(Natural News) San Francisco, the poop capital of world, is also home to the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, a “museum” that’s currently airing an anti-white film entitled, Why Don’t We Murder More White People, which focuses on exactly what its name suggests. Created by a white-hating racist named Jonathan Garcia, Why […]

Amsterdam museum unveils 5-year research to uncover secrets of Chagall’s art

AMSTERDAM (AP) — For much of Russian-French Modernist painter Marc Chagall’s life, which took him from a tiny village in rural Russia to St. Petersburg, Paris and New York, he remained remarkably faithful to eight pigments in his colorful works, according to new research unveiled Friday at Amsterdam’s Stedelijk Museum. Experts at the museum spent […]

Dutch Holocaust museum drops ex-director’s claim Jews threatened to kill him

AMSTERDAM (JTA) — A Dutch Holocaust museum decided not to complain to police about what its former director said were death threats by Jews over his support of Middle Eastern immigrants. The decision last week by Memorial Center Camp Westerbork followed a heated debate about politicization of the Holocaust’s memory that leaders of Dutch Jewry […]

A look at Washington DC’s Museum of the Palestinian People

A feeling of family welcomes you when you walk into the Museum of the Palestinian People in Washington DC. Conversations flow, anecdotes and oral histories echo all around. Walls covered with pictures show faces and legacies that invite connection. “There are connections that are happening,” says AnaMichele Babyak, social media and development coordinator. “People are […]

Berlin Jewish museum director forced out by Israel lobby

Riri Hylton Lobby Watch 20 June 2019 Europe’s largest Jewish museum, in Berlin, came under attack from Israel and its lobby for tweeting an article about Jews and Israelis who oppose Germany’s crackdown on support for Palestinian rights. (Mariano Mantel) The director of the Jewish Museum Berlin was forced to resign last week following pressure […]

National Museum of Damascus Restoring Palmyra Artifacts, Erasing Scars Left by ISIS

The ancient city of Palmyra in Syria is regarded as the “Pearl of the Desert” with its Temples and ancient sites having stood for thousands of years. Much of that legacy was looted or destroyed when it became a prime target of ISIS in recent years. After the Syrian Army recaptured control of the UNESCO World Heritage […]

Another Facebook fail: Network apologizes for auto-ban of art museum’s Chagall exhibition ad

     Facebook’s overeager nudity filter has flopped again when it banned an advertising of an exhibition of paintings by Marc Chagall in Germany’s Münster. The Pablo Picasso museum produced a two-minute clip to promote the exhibition of works by the world-famous Russian-French artist. It features some of the paintings and commentary by Professor Markus Muller, […]

Britain’s leading medical museum taken over by postmodern ideology, renames women to ‘womxn’ to be more inclusive

     The Wellcome Collection – one of Britain’s leading medical museums – has upset many women by demeaning their sex with the unpronounceable, politically correct, trans-inclusive euphemism “womxn”. The “x” where the “e” should be is, of course, there to accommodate all those hordes of transgender activists who want to identify as women, even though […]

Fire Engulfs Major Brazilian Museum

Rio’s Quinta da Boa Vista National Museum houses artifacts including mummies and the Americas’ oldest human fossil A massive fire engulfed Brazil’s largest history and science museum, home to a collection of 20 million items including the Americas’ oldest human fossil, Egyptian mummies, archaeological pottery, gigantic tropical beetles and much more. As firefighters in Rio […]

Coming soon to a museum near you? American and French troops reportedly plundering Syria’s precious artifacts

     The American and French military troops are conducting excavation operations in historical sites in Raqqa province to plunder the region’s valuable artifacts, a Russian media outlet reported on Tuesday. The Arabic-language website of RT quoted media activists in Raqqa province as reporting that the American and French forces are carrying out excavation operations in […]

Photos: Tehran’s coin museum; richest of its kind in Mideast

The museum was founded in 1963 in order to preserve the country’s cultural heritage. In this museum, there are 20,000 coins belonging to different periods of the Iranian history. It is one of the richest and most valuable coin museums in the Middle East, and features coins from the Achaemenid era to the present time. […]

Photos: Iran’s National Museum of Graphic Arts; A timeless treasure

Arbab Hormoz Historical House in Tehran’s Police Park is home to the National Museum of Graphic Arts, a timeless treasure hosting more than 10,000 artworks and historical documents. Arbab Hormoz, a beautiful old mansion built during the reign of the Qajar dynasty, was converted into the museum by the Tehran Municipality’s Beautification Organization. The museum […]

“Comrade Jew”: Vienna Jewish Museum Highlights Jewish Role in Soviet Communism

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Holocaust museum in Poland faces nationalist abuse after ‘Polish death camps’ law (VIDEO)

In the past several months Polish nationalists have increased pressure on the museum in Auschwitz, which they accuse of having an anti-Polish bias. ‘), link: “” }, events: { onReady: function () { if(ga) { ga(‘send’, ‘event’, ‘JWPLAYER-GA’, ‘CLICK PLAY’, location.href); ga(‘send’, ‘event’, ‘JW Player Article’, ‘Ready’, location.href); // Временно эти дублирующие счетчики остаются } […]

New Social Justice Museum Aims to Punish White America for Its ‘Past’

The National Memorial for Peace and Justice, which opens to the public in Montgomery, Ala., on Thursday, is the nation’s first memorial dedicated to enslaved black people, the victims of lynching, racial segregation and Jim Crow laws. The Equal Justice Initiative (EJI), a Montgomery nonprofit that focuses on racial injustice and criminal justice reform and […]

Photos: Abgineh Museum; an exhibition of medieval glass works

IFP- The Glassware and Ceramic Museum of Iran also known as Abgineh Museum is located at 30 Tir Street in the Iranian capital, Tehran. It is located in a historic building of the Qajar period. Opened in 1980, the museum is housed in the mansion of the former prime minister Qavam al-Saltaneh, and from 1953 […]

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