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Amarna Art: What It Is And Why The Egyptians Tried To Erase It
January 19, 2018 · Be The First To Comment

  By Emma Boehme, Marketing Intern   This limestone wall carving which can be found in our Hall of Ancient Egypt depicts Nefertiti and her two daughters. The artifact seems normal at first glance; however, upon closer look you can see that the cartouche at the top left, which would usually contain the hieroglyphs for […]

6 Tips For Museum Inspired Fall Decorating From Our Cabinet Of Curiosities Shop
September 29, 2017 · Be The First To Comment

  Home decorating is a never ending process, which can be dreadful or exciting. We choose the latter. Summer is over and autumn is here. It’s the perfect season to cozy up your home into a museum style haven. Our Cabinet of Curiosities shop is the perfect place to start, or end. While you might […]

Here’s A Science-y Summer Activity To Keep The Kid’s Brains Busy From Our Art Smart Camp!
July 12, 2017 · Be The First To Comment

  At the Houston Museum of Natural Science, we know that children who are encouraged to use their creativity learn to innovate, and those who are innovative can have great success in the sciences. At first blush art and science look like different disciplines, but if you look closely you will see they share much […]

An American Mastodon in Paris: A Story of Charles Willson Peale
November 9, 2016 · Be The First To Comment

Photo courtesy of wikipedia Charles Wilson Peale: ever heard of him?  Most people haven’t heard his name, but they probably have seen his work. Peale was one of the most famous portrait artists in the Colonies, and later the new United States, in the late 18th Century. He painted seven portraits of George Washington, some […]



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