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Museum plans to renovate for modern display

...The exhibit descriptions have not been notably updated since President Gerald Ford opened the museum in 1976, said chief curator Peter Jakab.Plans for the renovation call for moving the large Lunar Module, a test flight vehicle, into the central...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-04-12/museum-plans-renovate-modern-displa
Vintage cars star in 'Gangster Squad'

...important as the buildings and clothing and makeup in establishing the time and place," said Leslie Kendall, the chief curator of the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, which put three cars from Gangster Squad on display. "If you want...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2013-02-14/vintage-cars-star-gangster-sq
Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit reaffirms faith in Bible

...of a solid-gold mask of a mummified Egyptian pharaoh, they have a more significant quality, said Hava Katz, the chief curator of the national treasures of the Israel Antiquities Authority. "The written word is stronger than any beautiful artifact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/02/24/rel_117805.shtml
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Museum exhibit examines history of the Holy Bible

...D., a 1455 Gutenberg Bible and a first edition of the King James version from 1611. The exhibit's founder and chief curator, William H. Noah, isn't a biblical scholar but a pulmonary physician who lives near Nashville, Tenn. He said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/01/22/liv_48562.shtml
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Cardboard box gets props at Toy Hall of Fame

...think is a wonderful toy for a child, and then finding the kid playing with the box," said Christopher Bensch, chief curator of the Strong Museum. "It's that empty box full of possibilities that the kids can sense and the adults don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/14/liv_22752.shtml
Life & style
Museum exhibits trace modern glamour

...modern definition was cemented in the 1930s during the Golden Age of Hollywood, says Valerie Steele, director and chief curator at the Museum at FIT. A new exhibit at the Fashion Institute of Technology traces glamorous clothes - almost all gowns...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/26/liv_444959.shtml
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Arts calendar

...African-American Artists in the Morris Collection, 2 p.m. today; special presentation: Dr. Donald A. Wood, chief curator at Birmingham Museum of Art, 1 p.m. Friday; Henry Casselli: Master of the American Watercolor, through Jan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/20/ent_333911.shtml
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Applause calendar

...African-American Artists in the Morris Collection, 2 p.m. Sunday; special presentation: Dr. Donald A. Wood, chief curator at Birmingham Museum of Art, 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25; Henry Casselli: Master of the American Watercolor, through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/18/app_333532.shtml
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Applause calendar

...African-American Artists in the Morris Collection, 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20; special presentation: Dr. Donald A. Wood, chief curator at Birmingham Museum of Art, 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25; Henry Casselli: Master of the American Watercolor, through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/11/app_332278.shtml
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Arts calendar

...American Artists in the Morris Collection, 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 20; Special Presentation: Dr. Donald A. Wood, chief curator at Birmingham Museum of Art, 1 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25; Henry Casselli: Master of the American Watercolor, through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/12/30/ent_329953.shtml
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