Congrats to these Affiliates on their recent accomplishments! Funding The National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium announced that it has received $20,000 from the Cultural Leadership Partners Program from the Iowa Arts Council, a division of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs. Grant funds will support staff and related expenses that are dedicated to implementing […]
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The Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) works closely with many Smithsonian Affiliates to bring diverse exhibitions to local communities. Â Many Affiliates complement exhibitions by hosting speakers or creating innovative programming to engage their communities and serve their missions. Â Two new exhibitions, Roots of Wisdom: Native Knowledge. Shared Science. and Things Come Apart- explore the […]
The Smithsonian has archived webcasts available for use in all types of programming.Â Show a webcast and discuss local connections afterward, or partner with an expert to answer questions andÂ discuss with your audience.Â Webcasts can help organizations connect with schools or under-served audiences.Â Use a webcast to start the conversation and connect with your mission! […]
Among other benefits, Smithsonian Affiliates learn about new Smithsonian traveling exhibitions first! Â We’re pleased to bring you two exciting new exhibitions that will travel. Â The first,Â Armchair Archaeology: Paul Singer’s Search for Ancient ChinaÂ from the Freer GalleryÂ of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery details the amazing story of collector Dr. Paul Singer, a psychiatrist by trade […]
Special thanks to our friends at SITES for this update. SITES has been busy planning several new exhibits to meet the needs of our diverse host venues. Whether you are looking for a unique and affordable photography exhibit or an epic blockbuster, weâ€™ve got the show for you. Hereâ€™s whatâ€™s new: Things Come Apart Through […]
Three and a half days, 559 miles and visits to eight Smithsonian Affiliates in southern California, only just begins to describe my recent trip to the west coast.Â I had traveled to Los Angeles to attend the opening event for Cahuilla Continuum: TÃºku, Ãvax, TÃºleka, the Riverside Metropolitan Museumâ€™s exhibition telling the story of a […]
In 46 states, Puerto Rico, and Panama, there are over 200 Smithsonian Affiliate organizations all working together to preserve our heritage, expand knowledge, and inspire learning.
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