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The Eat Boutique Holiday Pop-up

As we head into Thanksgiving, I have turkey, stuffing, and holiday pop-ups on my mind. Specifically, a holiday pop-up centered […]

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The Metropolitans

We are always looking for ways to meet new people and enjoy the amazing cultural events happening around town, so […]

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How To Be a New Englander

We live in such a gorgeous place. From the vibrant colors of fall, the calm, cold winter mornings, the flowering […]

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Boston Halloween Events

Halloween is one of my favorite times of year – not sure if it is the chill in the air, […]

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Cheap Date: Community Yoga Classes

Whether you’re a regular yogini or have never attempted a down dog in your life, a community or drop in […]

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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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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 […]

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 […]