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Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology

July 2019

Caspian: The Elements

July 17 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00 am, repeating until February 17, 2020

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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Chloe Dewe Mathews Caspian: The Elements is a new exhibit featuring the evocative imagery of Chloe Dewe Mathews, the 2014 recipient of the Peabody Museum’s Robert Gardner Fellowship in Photography. The exhibit documents her extraordinary five-year journey through the contested borderlands of the Caspian Sea, and reveals the essential role played by elemental materials like oil, rock, and uranium in the practical, artistic, spiritual, and therapeutic aspects of daily life. Caspian: The Elements is a powerful photographic narrative that explores…

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Survivor!

July 22 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:30 am, repeating until July 26, 2019

Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02138 United States
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$160 – $180

In this five-day Summer Science Week program that starts July 22, students will experiment with the “primary technologies” used by the early peoples of North America to survive and thrive. In our hands-on lab, in the museum galleries, and outdoors, students will learn skills such as leatherworking with stone and bone tools, paint making, feather work, grinding and winnowing, and more. For children entering grades 4 and 5. Instructor: Andrew Majewski Fee: $160 Members / $180 nonmembers Advance registration only.…

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