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Elsa at 75: The Cambridge photographer looks back
Elsa Dorfman, now 75, is the most unassuming of Cambridge literary/art-world legends.
| October 19, 2012
Every once in a while the city needs a show like "Elsewhere," the round-up of 17 local artists organized by Flux.Boston blogger Liz Devlin, to get a snapshot of the art being produced here.
| October 12, 2012
Review: Red Lights
The third feature by the talented Spanish genre specialist Rodrigo Cortés (Buried) follows the brilliant Margaret Matheson (Sigourney Weaver) and her protégé Tom Buckley (Cillian Murphy) methodically debunking claims of paranormal evidence as the inventi
Rodrigo Cortés' third feature
PATRICK Z. MCGAVIN
| July 27, 2012
The Battle of Midway
To understand what happens when a defense contractor moves into an artists' enclave and isn't the strangest thing to happen there, one only need look at the saga of Midway Studios.
Have you heard the one about the artists, the defense contractor, and the landlord they all don’t like?
| March 30, 2012
Review: Charlotte Rampling: The Look
Rampling's physical gifts, unimpeded by plastic surgery in their march through time, are matched by a keen mind and an unapologetic approach to life and work.
Angelina Maccarone's portrait of the actress
| February 03, 2012
Newton's New Art Center exposes heavy metal from within
Named for a Candlemass song, staged in a former church, and curated by a pair of noise-loving MassArt grads, the upcoming group show "We Still See the Black" brings a thunderous charge of wrathful, subtle, beguiling, and teeming contemporary art to Newto
The black art
| August 26, 2011
A friend in need
For the last 15 years, Aliza Shapiro has been the heart and brains of Truth Serum Productions, the rabble-rousing outfit behind the irreverent TraniWreck cabaret.
Community comes together to support Aliza Shapiro
THOMAS PAGE MCBEE
| August 05, 2011
Tips for young artists
This region of the country is, and always has been, a magnet for artists. If I spent some time thinking about why this is the case, I could probably conjure up a few convincing theories. But that's not my purpose today.
Express your self; bus fumes; bands behind bars
| July 15, 2011
Photos: Art Mingling at the Spot Underground
The Spot Underground hosts Art Mingling: The Art of Collaboration on May 26, 2011.
The Spot Underground | May 26, 2011
| June 03, 2011
Photos: Cut Copy + Holy Ghost at House of Blues
Cut Copy and Holy Ghost perform live at House of Blues on April 4, 2011.
Cut Copy + Holy Ghost | House of Blues | April 4, 2011
| April 08, 2011
A look at Portland's graffiti history
Back in the early '90s, Eli Cayer had just finished art school in Boston and headed to Maine, where he continued creating street art.
| April 01, 2011
Interview: Boston City Councilor Matt O'Malley
Age 31, recently elected Boston City Councilor Matt O'Malley is a member of a new generation of local politicos who are more at home in coffee bars than in smoke-filled rooms.
The new kid
| December 10, 2010
Slideshow: 'Networks 2009-2010' Exhibit at the Newport Art Museum
Local Providence artists collaborate for the 'NetWorks 2009-2010' exhibit at the Newport Art Museum through January 17, 2010.
NetWorks 2009-2010 | Newport Art Museum | Through January 17
NEWPORT ART MUSEUM
| November 26, 2010
Review: 'Networks 2009-2010' at the Newport Art Museum
In art communities like Providence, local institutions often ignore their town's history. Which can convey the message that little art made here ever mattered. And the corollary: Little made here ever will matter. Which is, of course, silly in the town
A 'community of makers'
| November 26, 2010
Happy birthday, Picasso
A public message from the Office of Artistic Ephemera.
| October 22, 2010
What is public art?
Life is short; art is forever. At least until someone trips on it.
And can it be by someone from away?
| October 01, 2010
Maine creators at the New York Comic-Con
If you've never attended a large comics convention, it's difficult to get a sense of the enormity and nonstop sensory onslaught.
Dispatch from Comictopia
| February 11, 2009
Slideshow: Snow and ski art contest 2011
Every year, students from Bob Maloney’s ‘Experimental Illustration’ class at MassArt take on the challenge and compete with each other for the Phoenix ’s annual Ski /Snowboard cover.
Finalists from our annual illustration contest
| January 01, 1900
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