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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 […]

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Our Perfect Day

A few weeks ago, Laura and I spent an evening with the lovely Kayte Demont of the popular life and […]

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Exploring with Boston Harbor Cruises

We recently had the chance to get out on the water with Boston Harbor Cruises, and it was such a […]

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Cheap Date: Larz Anderson Auto Museum

You may hear about this cheap date and immediately think “not for me,” but I encourage you to think again! […]

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Thursday Crush: Spring

Although we often use our “Thursday Crush” series to highlight interesting shops or people, right now I am really crushing […]

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Cheap Date: Red Sox Game

For anyone who has tried getting Red Sox tickets the past few years, you may scoff at the idea that […]