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Head games

One of the best artworks seen around here in recent years was Newton artist Deb Todd Wheeler's installation Live Experiments in Human Energy Exchange , at the (now defunct) Green Street Gallery in Jamaica Plain in 2006.
Deb Todd Wheeler and Ben Sloat give conceptual art a kick
By GREG COOK  |  June 11, 2010

High concept

The stars of the “Artadia Boston” exhibit at the Boston Center for the Arts’ Mills Gallery are Raúl González’s manic-Injun drawings.
‘Artadia Boston’ at the BCA, plus terracotta at the Gardner
By GREG COOK  |  April 09, 2010

Review: Andrew Witkin, Doug Weathersby

Over the summer, José Luis Blondet, curator at the Boston Center for the Arts, invited Boston artist Andrew Witkin to do an unspecified project in a hidden corridor at the BCA's Mills Gallery.
Wonk appeal
By GREG COOK  |  January 20, 2009

Time bombs

Timely new exhibitions look at the lust for power and risky business.
‘Atomic Afterimage’ at Bu, Foreclosures and Risk Structures at MIT, and the Cultural DMZ At Simmons
By RANDI HOPKINS  |  August 27, 2008

Forty whacks

Lizzie Borden and her hideous tale provide a spooky point of departure for LA-based artist Goody-B. Wiseman.
Goody-B. Wiseman channels Lizzie Borden, ‘Fetish Gesture’ at GASP, and Tomi Ungerer at the BPL  
By RANDI HOPKINS  |  March 14, 2006