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PEM Composer-in-Residence to Join Asia/America New Music Institute for Fall Concerts

SALEM - PEM’s Composer-in-Residence Matthew Aucoin will present two concert performances with the Asia/America New Music Institute (AANMI) on Sept. 30 and October 1.   Points of Departure explores geographic and cultural identity through diverse musical performance and engaging conversation. The program will feature conductor...

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Go Lunar with New Exhibit Launching October 15

SALEM – The Peabody Essex Museum invites visitors to launch beyond our atmosphere with Lunar Attraction, an exhibition designed to discover the many ways artists across cultures and centuries have mined the moon for inspiration. Nearly 60 paintings, sculptures, photographs, books, movies, Apollo...

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Peabody Essex Museum 2016 Exhibition Schedule

SALEM –  The Peabody Essex Museum presents an exciting and ambitious exhibition schedule for 2016, with a very powerful sense of place.   Explore two sensory experiences, and dynamic places with Afro-Cuban artist Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons and her husband, composer Neil Leonard...

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PEM to Explore Size, Proportion, & Perspective with Sizing It Up

[caption id="attachment_69772" align="alignleft" width="350"] Jan Dunning, Untitled (Bedroom) 2009. Color pinhole photograph. Photo courtesy of the artist.[/caption] SALEM –  This fall, the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) presents Sizing It Up: Scale in Nature and Art, a new interactive exhibition in the...

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PEM to Host Pop-Up with Strandbeest at Crane Beach

SALEM - The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) will host a series of Strandbeest pop-ups in advance of the museum’s fall exhibition, Strandbeest: The Dream Machines of Theo Jansen. Each of PEM’s four pop-up Strandbeest walking events takes place in the area’s most...

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PEM Invites Innovators into Maker Lounge for Mini-Residencies

[caption id="attachment_64148" align="alignleft" width="350"] Ryan White working with students from Salem’s Phoenix School. Photo by Kathy Tarantola/PEM[/caption] SALEM – The Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) has launched the first of a series of mini-residencies in the museum’s Maker Lounge, a space dedicated...

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