The First Art Newspaper on the Net Established in 1996 United States Wednesday, May 27, 2015


South Carolina Museum Rejects Monument to Mark Secession
MOUNT PLEASANT, SC (AP).- A South Carolina museum has voted against erecting a monument to the state's secession from the Union almost 150 years ago.

The board of the Patriots Point Development Authority on Tuesday split 3-3 on whether to allow the Sons of Confederate Veterans to place a granite monument to the signers of the secession ordinance at the maritime museum. The tie killed the proposal.

Board chairman John Hagerty says he talked to World War II veterans who didn't want the monument at the museum on Charleston Harbor, where the Civil War began with an attack on Fort Sumter.

Randy Burbage with the South Carolina Sons of Confederate Veterans said the group will look for another place for the monument. It would have the names of the 170 signers and the wording of the document.



Copyright 2010 The Associated Press.

South Carolina Museum | Monument | Civil War |




Today's News

March 18, 2010

Christie's to Offer Andrew Lloyd Webber's Picasso Masterpiece from His Blue Period

Gagosian Opens Exhibition of Recent Paintings by Alberto Di Fabio

David Zwirner Presents First Exhibition by Marlene Dumas with the Gallery

Director Paul Schrader Donates Collection to Harry Ransom Center

Trustees of the Reina Sofia Museum Agree Not to Move Picasso's Guernica

Paintings by Lawrence and Park Enter Museums of San Francisco Collection

Christie's Brings in the Bids as Art Market Shows Signs of Life

Auction of the World's Largest Collection of Original Vintage Glamour Photography

Property from the Estate of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Z. Wick to Highlight March Auction

Dutch Police Arrest 2 Suspects Involved in 2009 Art Heist

Kathryn Markel Fine Arts Opens Third Alex Couwenberg Exhibition

Reagan 'GE Theater' Tapes Restored, Go to Presidential Library

Pierre Huyghe's La saison des fetes at Museo Reina Sofia

Powerful Images of Contemporary Icons by Mark Evans at Scream Gallery

Rotation at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art Features Seminal Chinese Painting

Delaware Art Museum Presents on Assignment: American Illustration, 1850-1950

FBI in Florida Recovers Stolen Painting by Juan Gris

South Carolina Museum Rejects Monument to Mark Secession

Random House Publisher Services to Handle Sales and Distribution for Smithsonian Books

Auctioneer Plans $15 Million Emerging Nations Sale

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- Sotheby's to sell one of Vilhelm Hammershøi's most beguiling interiors: 'Interior, Strandgade 30'

2.- German police find Hitler's lost horse sculptures that vanished the year Berlin Wall fell

3.- New Chief Curator and Deputy Director for Art and Education appointed at the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

4.- Chrysler Museum mourns passing of Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art Amy Brandt

5.- How Iraqi friar Najeeb Michaeel saved ancient Christian manuscripts from Islamic State

6.- Anish Kapoor sculpture 'Blood Mirror' surprises with surface and sound effects

7.- Sotheby's to offer the first painting to be sold from Cornelius Gurlitt's trove of art

8.- Descendants of art collector Peggy Guggenheim go head to head in a French appeals court

9.- Vandalized statues from parks, gardens and public spaces restored at Argentine 'hospital'

10.- Unique 17th century portrait by British artist Mary Beale discovered at McMaster Museum of Art



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher:Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Ramírez
Social Network Manager and Translator: Norma Cristina Pérez Ayala Cano
Special Contributor: Liz Gangemi - Marketing: Carla Gutiérrez
Contributing Editor: Carolina Farias - Special Advisor: Carlos Amador

Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org theavemaria.org juncodelavega.org facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site