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Morris Museum film series to show 'Of Mice and Men'

...Lon Chaney Jr., Charles Bickford, Roman Bohnen, Bob Steele and Noah Beery Jr."It's a minor masterpiece," museum director Kevin Grogan wrote in an e-mail. "It tells the tragic story of two men, George Milton and his mentally challenged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-06-04/morris-museum-film-se
A look at a real man portrayed in 'Monuments Men'

...received, processed and then restituted after the war.The Monuments Men included architects, artists, curators and museum directors. The Harvard-educated Rorimer went on to become director of the Metropolitan Museum after the war.Robert Edsel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-02-08/look-real-man-portrayed-monuments-m
Museum plans to renovate for modern display

...Thursday will be carried out over the next two years with portions of the exhibit closing temporarily over time, said Museum Director J.R. "Jack" Dailey.Charles Lindbergh's "Spirit of St. Louis" aircraft from the first trans-Atlantic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-04-12/museum-plans-renovate-modern-displa
The Artside: Morris Gala to offer first look at Bartlett's art

...University of Pennsylvania and filmmaking at New York University.In the book Bo Bartlett, Heartland, Columbus Museum director Tom Butler described Bartlett's work as celebrating "the underlying epic nature of the commonplace and the personal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-03-03/artside-morris-gala-o
Ramblin' Rhodes: Songwriters Hubbard, Crowell headed to Imperial

...her husband used his iPad to film the show.Everyone who has been to any of the Morris concert series knows that museum director Kevin Grogan at every show repeats the same pre-show mantra: "Audio and video recording are not permitted at this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-02-04/ramblin-rhodes-songwr
World War II bomber pilot is Museum of Aviation's oldest volunteer

...was an aircraft mechanic.He helped restore planes at the museum until he was 75. That's when Peggy Young, the museum director at the time, called him up to the office."Peggy told me I was getting too old to be climbing around on planes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-25/world-war-ii-bomber-pilot-mus
Museum symposium will honor three distinguished Americans

...of Honor Foundation by drawing widespread attention to its mission of perpetuating the Medal of Honor's legacy.Museum Director Nancy Glaser, her outstanding staff and the Dyess Symposium committee have worked hard to improve on the success...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2012-12-30/museum-symposium
Ramblin' Rhodes: McDuffie Museum to open Smithsonian music exhibit

...history of many peoples reshaping each other into one incredibly diverse and complex people ? Americans."McDuffie Museum director Smith well knows the roots of American music as he lived through those early years of folk, soul, rockabilly and country...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-03-27/ramblin-rhodes-mcduff
Grab the future before it passes you by -- opportunities are there

...brainstorming session generated more than 50 ideas, some of which have already been implemented. The next time you encounter museum director Nancy Glaser, please thank her and her staff for their great work.Besides reading and attending conferences, what...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-04-28/grab-future-it-p
The Artside: Paintings, pottery among collections donated to Morris Museum

...the Morris, and selections will be on display in the museum's west lobby gallery through Aug. 4.According to museum director Kevin Grogan, James and Farmer are husband and wife collectors of "all things Southern ? quilts, paintings, furniture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-05-15/artside-paintings-pot