News about Smithsonian Affiliates.
Uploaded by smithsonian_affiliations on 11/07/2010
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When Mimi and Papa get invited to the most famous horse race in the world, Grant and Christina tag along. They meet up with a couple of horsy friends and start to have some fun! But then, mysterious things begin to happen: first a horse disappears, then two jockeys! The next thing you know, the kids are finding clues that may help them solve the mystery and save the race! But it's a two-minute race to the finish line! Come along and help them! LOOK what's in this mystery - people, places, history, and more! Kentucky Derby history, facts, and traditions • Horses and jockeys • Great Steamboat Race on the Ohio River history and facts • Triple Crown races • Ohio River and Falls history and facts • Riding clothes facts • How to Ride a Horse • Pony breeds • Difference between Horse and Pony • Pegasus Parade history • Churchill Downs • Eva Bandman Park • Kentucky Derby Museum • Falls of the Ohio Interpretive Center.
Uploaded by gallopade on 03/20/2012
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About the Washington International Horse Show (WIHS) An equestrian tradition since 1958, the Washington International Horse Show brings top horses and riders from the U.S. and abroad, including Olympic champions, to the nation's capital to compete for more than $400,000 in prize money and championship titles. About 500 horses participate in show jumping, hunter and equitation events during the six-day show. Special exhibitions, boutique shopping and educational and community events round out this family-friendly show. Since its debut, the Washington International has been a popular Washington, D.C., fixture visited by presidents, first ladies, celebrities, business and military leaders, as well as countless horse enthusiasts of all ages. WIHS, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, charitable organization, is headquartered in Washington, D.C.
Uploaded by aperfectpresskit on 03/06/2010
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Review of "Folk Art of the Andes" exhibition at the Museum of International Folk Art (MOIFA), Santa Fe
Uploaded by malinwilson-powellpublications on 06/09/2011
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2011 year-at a-glance, Museum of the Southwest
Uploaded by cdey on 04/29/2013
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“The beauty, grace, and grandeur of the Arabian horse have inspired poets, artists, and storytellers for many centuries. Arising from a long and winding history, the origin of this elegant spirit is buried under the sands of time. This incredible journey has led to the creation of the magnificent and precious creature that is ‘A Gift from the Desert.’” — Sandra Olsen, Exhibition Co-Curator
Uploaded by arabianhorseworld on 04/06/2010
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This collection catalogue is written for the general public visiting the DMA or wanting an overview of the collections. The 400 plus works showcased are selected to illustrate the DMA’s rich holdings, with an emphasis on works acquired since publication of the 1997 Handbook.
Uploaded by dallasmuseumofart on 02/08/2012
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May 26, 2010 - September 7, 2010 This exhibition is part of a larger project to contribute works lost in the January 2010 earthquake in Haiti and assist in the rebuilding of the island’s cultural and artistic heritage. The exhibition will feature the works by artists of the lost patrimony from The Frost Art Museum’s large collection of Haitian art.
Uploaded by frostart on 05/17/2010
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January 6-10, 2010 • Punta del Este, Uruguay • by Cindy Reich • Photos by Contraluz Photography and Cindy Reich See more show results and photos in the March 2010 issue of Arabian Horse World.
Uploaded by arabianhorseworld on 03/01/2010
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Luisa Maria Basnuevo’s solo exhibition presents recent works from her series of painting inspired by eucalyptus seeds she collected in Spain a few years ago. Basnuevo works with an abstract genre using gestures, mask-making, over-painting and transparent washes and tonal variations to construct her imagery.
Uploaded by frostart on 04/28/2009
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