FAQ

What is an art museum?

This is a building or space for the exhibition of arts, typically visual arts.

Who owns an art museum?

Art museums can be owned by individuals, a group of people, a private organization or the government.

What type of art is displayed in the art museum?

A wide variety of arts are displayed in the arts museum. These include paintings, sculptures, decorative arts, furniture, textiles, costumes, drawings, watercolors, collages, prints, artists’ books, photographs and installation of arts.

Where is the Burke Museum of Natural History located?

The Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture is located at 4331 Memorial way in Seattle, Washington in the United States of America.

Who founded the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture?

The museum was founded by high school naturalists in 1988.

How many arts are held in Burke?

The Burke Museum has over 16 million artifacts, and it has the world’s largest collection of spread bird wings.

Mention some of the permanent artifacts found in the Burke Museum.

The permanent artifacts include the Pacific voice, the treasure of the Burke, and artifacts related to the life and times of Washington State.

What is the arts of the life and time of Washington State all about?

The life and times of Washington State is a natural history exhibit of the 545-million-year evolution of the Northwest region.

Mention some feature of the life and times of Washington State.

These include an Allosaurus skeleton cast and the giant ground sloth fossil.

How do private works of art help galleries make money?

Artgalleries owned by private individuals or corporate bodies make money by charging a certain fee before anybody is allowed to have access to the arts in the gallery.

What is the importance of art museums?

The reasons why art museums are important are too numerous to mention, but one importance of art museums is that they act as a safe keeping place for some of the physical evidence defining our culture, history and even civilization.

Mention some art museums in Seattle, Washington.

There are numerous art galleries in Seattle, someof which are owned by individuals and some of which are owned by different government bodies. Some of the galleries include The Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, The Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), The Seattle Metropolitan Police Museum, The Seattle Aquarium, etc.

Who is the most famous artist in Seattle?

Steve Cook is regarded as the most famous artist from Seattle.

Where can I buy art in Seattle?

There are many art display stores in Seattle. The following are some of the few places where you can buy art in Seattle:Art RESOURCES,SAM gallery, Schack Art Center, and Gallery4culture.

What are the most expensive arts ever sold?

The most expensive piece of art ever sold wasNafea Faa Ipoipo(When Will You Marry?)

How much was Nafea Faa Ipoipo?

The amount that it was sold for was 300 million dollars.

Mention some of the stolen arts.

Some of the stolen arts include the following:The Concertby Johannes Vermeer, The Storm on the Sea of Galilee by Rembrandt van Rijn, andView of the Sea at Scheveningen by Vincent van Gogh.