Art & Culture

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Thursday Crush: Britt Bass Turner

I absolutely love colorful abstract art – it makes any space feel more vibrant and happy. Atlanta-based painter Britt Bass Turner […]

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Smudge Ink

It is always so interesting to learn about local businesses, and so we were intrigued to hear about Smudge Ink, a […]

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Illuminus Boston

On Saturday, October 25, Boston’s staying up late! The first Illuminus Boston festival will bring large-scale light projections, music, and […]

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Over Here: World War I Posters from Around the World

The Boston Athenaeum is one of my very favorite places in the city. The institution was founded more than 200 […]

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Thursday Crush: Emily Rickard

Especially on rainy days like this, we love a dose of color. Lately, I have been most attracted to abstract, colorful […]

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Fort Point Open Studios

Next weekend, Fort Point artists are welcoming visitors to their workspaces with their 35th Annual Open Studios Weekend. (Wow, 35 […]

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Fenway Opens Its Doors

We are lucky to have so many amazing universities, museums, music groups, and artists in Boston – it feels like […]

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Fall at MassArt, Made in Fort Point Reopens

MassArt is celebrating their new fall exhibitions, Viewpoints and Excellent Swiss Design, with a reception on Tuesday, October 7th, from […]

Majesty, Shinique Smith,
2012
Ink and acrylic on canvas over panel (diptych)
The Pamela Joyner & Alfred Giuffrida Collection
Image credit: Courtesy the artist, © Shinique Smith, Courtesy, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Art & Culture, City Slicker

Shinique Smith’s Bright Matter

When I moved back to Boston after many years away, I lived in the Leather District, close to South Station. It […]

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Stuffed Animals from Zooguu

As you might know if you read this blog regularly, I love to wander the SOWA Market on Sundays, looking […]