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Vintage Valentines on View!

Vintage Valentines Roses are red Violets are blue Visit the CAM Library Peep some valentines on view In celebration of Valentine’s Day, a selection of vintage cards are currently on display in the Mary R. Schiff Library and Archives. These…

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sized FB CM Stephen Parrish

Much preparation has gone into the new exhibit in the Schiff Gallery.  The Etching Revival:  From Daubigny to Twachtman will be open to the public February 13, and many of the prints made their way through the Paper Lab for…

FB CO armor sleeve (002)

In textile conservation this week, we are getting started on Japanese armor for a 2017 exhibition.  This is the top of a kote, a piece like a sleeve to protect a samurai’s arms.  It ties to the main body of…

photo: Martin Polak

Did you know that the Museum’s permanent collection is always growing? Each curator is continually on the lookout for just the right objects. Our minds juggle and tabulate running “wish lists” of artworks that we hope to add to the…