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Would Ocean County Art Lovers Pay THAT Much For a Painting?
In the art world, a record was shattered yesterday. A painting by Leonardo DaVinci became the most expensive work of art ever sold at auction. The purchase price? $450 Million for a portrait of Jesus Christ. What type of art do you most enjoy looking at? Is there a favorite painter whose images…
I Didn’t Realize New Jersey Has So Many Museums!
It's National Museum Day so Thinkwell Group, a design and production agency that creates museum exhibits and cultural attractions surveyed 1,000 Americans about their museum-going habits.   They found that 1 in 10 Americans have never been to a museum...
Selfie Sticks: Love or Loathe?
It's been interesting watching people's reactions when I tell them my favorite Christmas gift this year was the Selfie Stick.  Some people hate them!  In fact, my friend who I'm planning to vacation with said I'm not allowed to bring it on our trip!  B...
Free Admission To Museums Tomorrow
Have you been wanting to take the kids to a museum but have been turned off by the admission fees?  Times are tough and a family outing gets to be very expensive.  That's why the Smithsonian is sponsoring Museum Day Live tomorrow.  It's a great opportunity to share some cult…