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ART For ALL – Staff Participates in Disability Trianing

Apr

14

The Education Department at The Cummer recently participated in a professional development workshop to broaden their understanding of accessibility and arts education in children with disabilities.

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How and Why YOU Should Get Involved This Year at VSA 2014!

Mar

16

The Very Special Arts Festival (VSA Festival) is held at the Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens annually. The Cummer is home ot the Jacksonville affiliate of VSA, an international organization that provides exciting opportunities in the arts to children with disabilities. Over a four day period…

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A Commemoration of the Civil Rights Movement: Photography from the High Museum of Art

Mar

10

Written by Caitlyn Gutierrez, Curatorial Intern The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens would like to present A Commemoration of the Civil Rights Movement: Photography from the High Museum of Art. This exhibit is composed of 22 photographic images captured over the course of the Civil Rights Movement, from 1956 – 1968. These photographs were [...]

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Top 10 Facts About Families During The Holocaust

Mar

10

Written by Caitlyn Gutierrez, Curatorial Intern Three Brothers, Tel Aviv                                1992 10           Even before the Holocaust, many Jewish families began to flee their homelands because of discrimination 9              A large number of Jewish families and individuals that were trying to emigrate were aided by the Japanese and granted visas to help them escape through China [...]

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Camp Cummer!

Mar

03

Come join in the fun and creativity at the Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens this summer! Don’t miss out on the chance to enroll your child in a summer art camp that will stimulate their imagination and creative development skills while building their visual vocabulary through artistic expression in a positive environment. Children of [...]

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Art & Science: Paper – Nutritious and Versatile

Feb

27

Paper comes in many forms for many different uses. The fibers of which it is made have come from many different basic components, but its basic production process and essential properties remain the same. With slight changes or additions, it is still paper, whether…

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