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Acquisition of Frieseke

Oct

24

Frederick Frieseke was born in Owasso, Michigan. After the death of his mother, the young Frieseke came to Jacksonville, Florida to live with his uncle, Albert Carl Frieseke.

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New Cummer Board Members

Oct

13

At the Board of Trustees meeting on Thursday, September 15, 2011, Ryan A. Schwartz was elected and welcomed for a five year term. Schwartz is …

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Ask The Curator: Why did the museum install new windows?

Sep

30

Q: Why did the Museum install new windows along the Riverside Avenue facade? A: Cummer staff has been busy this summer working with our friends at Elkins Constructors on a water intrusion project at the Museum. As you may know, The Cummer is celebrating our 50th Anniversary in 2011. Unfortunately, it meant that all the windows [...]

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1994 A Change of Name

Sep

09

In 1994, The Cummer Gallery of Art became The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens.

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Director Hope McMath on One in Three

Aug

31

Hope McMath tells about the inspiration for the One in Three initiative.

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Staff Cookie Bake-Off Winning Recipe!

Aug

22

Mom says:

Please remember that even if you do follow the recipe exactly, it doesn’t always turn out just right. I have had these not set up for me AND be hard and dry. But most of the time, the recipe is just right.

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