DEERFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Massachusetts museum that preserves the story of Colonial New England has launched a $10 million fundraising campaign to help save its extensive collection and improve...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The role of Ohio's formidable run of early U.S. presidents in establishing many of the nation's lasting White House customs — from the frolicsome Easter Egg Roll to the...
LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's eight U.S. presidents are the focus of an upcoming exhibition in the state beginning this fall.
"The Ohio Presidents: Surprising Legacies " opens Sept. 21 at...
CATSKILL, N.Y. (AP) — More decorative painting has been discovered on a wall of the Thomas Cole National Historic Site in the Hudson Valley.
NEW YORK (AP) — Artworks owned by Robin Williams and memorabilia from his career including autographed scripts, awards and props will be auctioned in the fall.
Sotheby's announced Friday that the collection of Williams and his wife, Marsha, will be auctioned in New York on Oct. 4.
The sale will include street art by Banksy and Shepard Fairey, furniture and decorative art and more than 40 watches from Williams' personal collection.
LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — Costumes play a leading role as movies transport viewers to other times, open doors to foreign cultures, and imagine wars in distant galaxies.
Now, some of those ensembles are on display for the first time in "Creating the Illusion: Costumes & Characters from the Paramount Pictures Archive," opening Saturday at the Decorative Arts Center of Ohio and running through Aug. 12.
LANCASTER, Ohio (AP) — The works of a dozen artists from Ohio's Appalachia region are being featured in a new exhibition.
Artists of the Winding Road: A-Z runs through April 15 at the Decorative Arts Center of Ohio . A curators' talk is on Sunday.
HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — On a recent Tuesday evening at Mount Pleasant Church of the Brethren, woodworkers assembled in the fellowship hall to lay out their latest work and talk shop.
The Shenandoah Valley Scrollers carve out wood and other materials with a scroll saw to create everything from spoons, boxes and trivets, to beautiful and intricate decorative art pieces.
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — An expansion of the Art Museums of Colonial Williamsburg is slated to begin in April.
The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation says construction will mark the end of a $40 million capital campaign.
DETROIT (AP) — A new museum exhibit in Detroit will tell the story of how hot coffee, tea and chocolate beverages became popular in the 200 years or so following their introduction as commercial products in the 16th and 17th centuries.
DENVER (AP) — A large building has been moved several blocks through Denver to a new location downtown, despite losing a few bricks along the way.
The Vance Kirkland Studio building is a century old and 26 feet high.
The Kirkland Museum for Fine and Decorative Art says that the building arrived in front of its new home Sunday night and would be moved into place early this week.
Movers used remote-controlled wheels to move the building eight blocks.