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12:18 pm on Monday October 6, 2008

Gibbes Museum admitting Title One students free

Image by Gibbes.jpg The Gibbes is using a grant from the Bank of America to give students of low-income "Title One" schools free access to the museum during field trips. In order to participate in the "Title One Goes to the Gibbes" program, teachers...
8:13 am on Sunday May 25, 2008

Race, slavery, and art

Image by Winslow, 1836-1910/Smithsonian American Art MuseumImage by 2008055gibbes.jpg American artist Winslow Homer painted "A Visit From the Old Mistress" in 1876. He displays tensions between white plantation owners and their former slaves. The...