Bank of America Art Conservation Project Announces Call for 2015 Grant Submissions


Dateline City: CHARLOTTE, N.C. Bank of America continues to expand its global effort to preserve culturally important works of art, today announcing a request for grant applications from global art institutions. Applications for the Bank of America Art Conservation Project are welcome from all nonprofit cultural institutions with significant works of art requiring conservation. The deadline for Read more [...]

The Dallas Museum of Art Announces 2014 Art Conservation Project Grant


Dateline City: Dallas Largest Known Example of Silverwork from Wiener Werkstätte to Be Restored By the Dallas Museum of Art The Dallas Museum of Art today announced that they have received funding from Bank of America to restore the Wittgenstein silver display case, or vitrine, through the bank’s 2014 global Art Conservation Project. Since the program’s inception in 2010, Read more [...]

Hugh Grant can’t expect the press to keep mum


There's a genuine public interest in the affairs of the film star and 'visible face of Hacked Off', whether he likes it or notSarah Vine (aka Mrs Michael Gove) Latest financial, market & economic news and analysis | theguardian.com Read more [...]

Grant Shapps says small firms are the key to social mobility


Writing in the Observer, Tory party chairman claims 'businesses not benefits' will help close gap between rich and poorThe Tory party chairman, Grant Shapps, has admitted that Britain can no longer tolerate the lack of social mobility, but claims that ultimately it is entrepreneurialism that will help people to "escape the circumstances of their birth".Whether owning, running or working in one, it is the creation of companies that will provide people with the opportunity to get on in life, not state Read more [...]

FOLLOWING SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION OF CHALLENGE GRANT, SFMOMA TO INCREASE ACCESS WITH FREE ADMISSION FOR VISITORS 18 AND UNDER WHEN MUSEUM REOPENS IN 2016


$ 5 Million Challenge Grant Met with Support to Reach $ 10 Million Goal SFMOMA Will Also Offer Free Lifetime Membership for All Artists in Collection Release date: November 19, 2013 The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) announced today that when its expanded building opens to the public in 2016, admission will be free for visitors 18 and under. Designed to remove financial barriers to attendance for youth and families, the initiative deepens Read more [...]