happy holidays from Affiliateland!
MARYLAND: In Plane View from the National Air and Space Museum opens at the College Park Aviation Museum, 12.4
WASHINGTON: The Jumpin’ with the Big Bands exhibition opens at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture in Spokane, featuring artifact loans from the National Museum of American History, 12.5
NEW YORK: The Rubin Museum‘s Visions of the Cosmos exhibition opens in New York City, featuring rare book loans from the Smithsonian Libraries, 12.11
GEORGIA: In Focus: National Geographic Greatest Portraits (SITES) opens at the Southern Museum of Civil War and Locomotive History in Kennesaw, 12.12
OHIO: Becoming American: Teenagers and Immigration exhibition (SITES) opens at the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center in Cincinnati, 12.19
FLORIDA: Harold Closter, director of Smithsonian Affiliations, co-hosts a series of events with The Museum of Arts and Sciences during A Weekend of Reflections: A Symposium, featuring discussions on Florida’s natural history and landscape through an artistic lens, in Daytona Beach, 1.15-17.
PENNSYLVANIA: Researcher Warren Perry from the National Portrait Gallery lectures on FDR and his role in repealing Prohibition, at Historic Bethlehem Partnership, 1.24.
TEXAS: The Institute of Texan Cultures announces its Smithsonian Affiliation in San Antonio, 1.28.
ALABAMA: 381 Days: The Montgomery Bus Boycott exhibition (SITES) opens at the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, 1.30.