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Black History Museums: The Dusable

Black History Museums: The Dusable https://youtu.be/vYO2ZcliKawMargaret and Charles Burroughs started a black history Museum in their Chicago living room with items collected from their travels to Africa. This museum became the DuSable Museum of African American History, the oldest museum of its type in the country. From GREAT MUSEUMS: Riches, Radicals and Rivals: 100 Years …

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Rock Hall Moment: Timothy B. Schmit Keys

Rock Hall Moment: Timothy B. Schmit Keys https://youtu.be/vXbZup5R94kRock Hall Moment: The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame & Museum’s Curator & Director of Acquisitions, Craig Inciardi, reveals to GREAT MUSEUMS an often overlooked fact about the life of a working musician though one of the Museum’s most interesting artifacts. #rockhallmoment #greatmuseums #ontheroad

Highlights: Great Museums Television

Highlights: Great Museums Television https://youtu.be/tUin1rj_Q1o Cover photo of Starry Night, by Vincent van Gogh (1889), courtesy of the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).   GREAT MUSEUMS is an award-winning television series celebrating the museum world—in the U.S. and abroad—created by executive producers Marc Doyle and Chesney Blankenstein Doyle. The series opens the doors of museums to …

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In Our Time: The Museum of Modern Art

In Our Time: The Museum of Modern Art. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0oly6d0zlZM From the collection of the Museum of Modern Art, Les Demoiselles d’Avignon by Pablo Picasso, 1907 What do the superstars of modern art – van Gogh, Matisse, Picasso, Pollock, Warhol – have in common with the Vincent Black Shadow motorcycle and an Apple iPod? All share …

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