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NASA opens new Exhibit, Marvel’s Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N.

 

Written by Preston Dyches
NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory

NASA - National Aeronautics and Space AdministrationPasadena, CA – A new exhibit steeped in the cinematic world of “The Avengers” provides a super-powered dose of science and technology from NASA. The unique, interactive educational display premiered at Discovery Times Square in New York City on May 30th, 2014, for a six-month engagement.

Marvel’s Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. — an acronym for Scientific Training and Tactical Intelligence Operative Network — is an immersive experience in which visitors can explore the fictional superhero universe.

Artist's design concept for an interactive exhibit featuring NASA's Eyes on Exoplanets as part of Marvel's Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. exhibit, opened in May 2014. (Victory Hill Entertainment Group)

Artist’s design concept for an interactive exhibit featuring NASA’s Eyes on Exoplanets as part of Marvel’s Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. exhibit, opened in May 2014. (Victory Hill Entertainment Group)

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APSU Communication Department organizes new Time Magazine Person of the Year Exhibit

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – Before going inside the Austin Peay State University Music/Mass Communication Building for a class or performance, bring a smartphone.

And have a QR code reader app installed on the phone to view and hear the new Time Magazine Person of the Year exhibit, every issue ever produced on the distinction beginning with the 1927 cover.

Time Magazine Person of the Year Exhibit at APSU

Time Magazine Person of the Year Exhibit at APSU

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Visual art and creative writing collide at new Austin Peay State University exhibit at Framemaker Gallery

 

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Telling stories about our environment, whether derived from myth or direct observation, is part of the human condition. During the month of April, the Framemaker Gallery at 705 North Second Street will explore the ancient tradition with “Stories About Place + Self” — a selection of broadsides printed by visual art and creative writing students from Austin Peay State University. «Read the rest of this article»

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Sacred Access: The Photography of Anthony Scarlati

 

Through January 10th, 2012 1:00pm

The Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – At the Custom’s House Museum, the Orgain Gallery will house the photography of Anthony Scarlati from now until January 10th. Scarlati’s photographs in Sacred Access are at once intimate and larger-than-life.

Anthony’s iconic portraits of famous musicians bring the viewer into a beautiful and almost voyeuristic moment. «Read the rest of this article»

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APSU’s Bryant explores “presence and absence” at new photography exhibit

 

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – The image is hauntingly beautiful. Two old, weathered lawn chairs sit unused in a backyard. The black-and-white photograph speaks to the temporal nature of life, while also suggesting how photographer Susan Bryant, an Austin Peay State University professor of art, views the world.

“I’m drawn to subjects that are beautiful and that lend themselves to metaphor: the grace of a particular hand gesture, a lock of braided hair, a stack of suitcases,” she said.

Bryant’s photograph “Two Chairs”

Bryant’s photograph “Two Chairs”

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Hunting at the Customs House Museum

 

The Customs House Museum and Cultural CenterClarksville, TN – Animals have come to the Customs House Museum – but have no fear. These critters won’t bite. They are part of Call of the Wild, a hunting exhibit that just recently opened. Along with deer, ducks, and a wolf, (among others), patrons will enjoy getting up close to some of the more “exotic” species found within the Crouch Gallery.

The Point, by award-winning Tennessee artist Frank Baggett

The Point, by award-winning Tennessee artist Frank Baggett

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