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Peabody Essex Museum

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161 Essex St
Salem, MA 01970 United States
https://www.pem.org

The mission of the Peabody Essex Museum is to celebrate outstanding artistic and cultural creativity by collecting, stewarding, and interpreting objects of art and culture in ways that increase knowledge, enrich the spirit, engage the mind, and stimulate the senses. Through its exhibitions, programs, publications, media, and related activities, PEM strives to create experiences that transform people’s lives by broadening their perspectives, attitudes, and knowledge of themselves and the wider world.

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October 2016

Lunar Attraction

October 15, 2016 @ 12:00 am - August 9, 2017 @ 12:00 am
Peabody Essex Museum, 161 Essex St
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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As Earth’s closest celestial body and only natural satellite, the moon has engaged our curiosity and imagination over millennia and across cultures. Contemporary artists use the moon as both a source of inspiration and investigation. Lunar Attraction features artworks and interactives that explore our longstanding fascination and connection with the moon, ranging from the psychological effects of a full moon to the gravitational pull that controls Earth’s tides to the 21st-century international race to build a base on the moon.…

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February 2017

WOW® World of WearableArt™ Peabody Essex Museum

February 18 @ 8:00 am - June 11 @ 5:00 pm
Peabody Essex Museum, 161 Essex St
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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WOW® World of WearableArt™ On view February 18, 2017 to June 11, 2017 Located in the: Special Exhibition Galleries For the last 25 years, New Zealand has hosted an annual design competition that challenges sculptors, costume designers, textile artists and makers of all stripes to explore the boundary between fashion and art, and to "get art off the walls and onto the body." The WOW® World of WearableArtTM competition is the country's largest art event and each year it culminates in…

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April 2017

Essex Heritage’s 20th Anniversary Gala: Toast the Trailblazers!

April 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Peabody Essex Museum, 161 Essex St
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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It’s our 20th anniversary! Join us in celebrating all of the incredible organizations and people that we’ve spent the last two decades working with to preserve and enhance the significant historic, cultural, and natural places that make Essex County like nowhere else. Who are the Trailblazers and which will receive a toast? The public nominated 131 Trailblazers. While all Trailblazers will be recognized at the Gala, only a few will be honored with a special toast! The public was invited…

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95th Annual Celebrate Salem Awards Dinner

April 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Peabody Essex Museum, 161 Essex St
Salem, MA 01970 United States
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We are celebrating the success of local businesses at the Celebrate Salem Awards Dinner! It is the must attend signature event where you can increase your company's visibility, enjoy a fabulous evening among friends, partners, clients and customers, and support the Salem Chamber at the same time. 2017 Theme is: Ocean Liners: Glamour, Speed, and Style. Join us for an evening of glamour and celebration of our wonderful local businesses. Awards will be given to: Businessman of the Year Businesswoman…

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