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50 Years Later, Students Retrace 1961 Freedom Ride

RICHMOND, VA (AP).- Charles Reed Jr. is skipping his college graduation ceremony to do something much more significant to him: retracing the original 1961 Freedom Ride and paying tribute to those who helped win the civil rights that his generation enjo...

Mississippi Museum of Art Opens Breach of Peace: Portraits of the...

JACKSON, MISS.- In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Mississippi Freedom Rides, the Mississippi Museum of Art presents Breach of Peace: Portraits of the 1961 Freedom Riders, an exhibition which documents the men and women whose bravery challenged r...

Civil Rights-Era Photographs from Edmund Carpenter and Adelaide de Menil

HOUSTON, TX.- The Menil Collection presents The Whole World Was Watching, a selection of works from an extraordinary gift of more than 200 Civil Rights-era photographs from Edmund Carpenter and Adelaide de Menil. The exhibition will be on view for near...

Praz-Delavallade Presents Third Solo Exhibition by Los Angeles Based Artist Sam...

PARIS.- Praz-Delavallade presents their third solo-exhibition by Los Angeles based artist Sam Durant. Through his drawings, sculptures and installations, Sam Durant explores the realms of pop culture, history and memoralization in order to question the...

New iPad Application Tells John F. Kennedy’s Story Fifty Years After...

NEW YORK (REUTERS).- Fifty years after John F. Kennedy's inauguration, a new iPad application dedicated to the late president's life aims to be a multimedia museum for history buffs. The app, by New York City-based historian and publisher Marc Schulman...

Symbolic Burial of Patrick Ireland Documentary Launched by Loopline Film

DUBLIN.- A film documenting the symbolic burial of Patrick Ireland, the alter ego of the distinguished Irish artist Brian O’Doherty, was launched by Loopline Film and is directed by Sé Merry Doyle. The film is produced by Vanessa Gildea and finan...

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