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Photo of the Day: Peace

For five days beginning today, my photos will be based on the five values celebrated at my Sunday Morning Activity’s Winter Festival. Here are some Peace Poles I encountered during Weekly Museum Visits (at Watts Towers; University of Maryland, College … Continue reading

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Playground Themes and Childhood Dreams, Revisited

This weekend, I set out to explore the area around the Virginia Square Metro station and see something in the neighborhood other than the George Mason University Law Library, where I spent many long hours last summer writing case briefs, … Continue reading

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Living Art Museums

What does a living museum look like? There are natural science sites that have living collections: zoos, aquariums, arboretums, parks, botanic gardens, and nature centers. Specimens are not mounted in a frame and cared for by conservators. Rather, they live, … Continue reading

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A Visit to the Museum… Restroom?

Museums have exhibit space, and they have restrooms. But why not use restrooms as exhibit space, even if just for an image or two on the wall? The Smithsonian’s National Zoological Park doesn’t have any animals living in the restroom, … Continue reading

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Weekly Museum Visits in 2010 (Weeks 1-22)

And here is a list of my weekly visits to new museums in 2010. Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens American University Museum Art Museum of the Americas National Museum of Women in the Arts Folger Shakespeare Library Textile Museum Sumner School Cylburn … Continue reading

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