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New England speakeasies are the perfect place for inventive craft cocktails behind hidden doors. Be sure you know the password.

Ward Shelley, Our Turn, Aldrich Contemporary Art Musuem

Your Turn, My Turn, Our Turn

Performance architecture artists Ward Shelley and Alex Schweder explore how where we live affects who we are and how we act.


Putting Women First

Jane Lund helps curate A.P.E. Gallery’s  first-ever exhibit of self-portraits by 50 Massachusetts women artists.

Jill Colinan

Hello Dolly

Providence, Rhode Island artist Jill Colinan gives new meaning to the idea of dolls in her recent work.

Photo by Joanna Chattman

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Laura Freid, MECA president

Take Q&A: Laura Freid, MECA President

Pushing empathy, vitality, and getting paid, Maine College of Art President Laura Freid helps Portland artists leave the cocoon.

John Craig Freeman

Exploring an Augmented Reality

New media artist John Craig Freeman uses augmented reality in public art projects to let us see two worlds at once.

Singer-songwriter Kat Wright, photo by Arielle Thomas

The Indomitable Kat Wright

Singer-songwriter Kat Wright on Vermont’s allure and recording Woody Guthrie’s iconic “This Land is Your Land” for Bernie Sanders.

Shiny Objects November 24-26th

Shiny Objects: November 24th-26th

Our Shiny Objects will (maybe) make you feel a bit better about spending time with the fam. This week’s list: November 24th-26th.


Arien WIlkerson performs EQUATORS at Housatonic Community College in Bridgeport Connecticut

Equators at Real Art Ways

{ Saturday, December 2nd } Arien Wilkerson hosts a one-time-only screening of his film Equators at Real Art Ways in Hartford.

slabs and a shell

A Hell at GRIN

{ Saturday, November 18th – Friday, December 15th } Ross Normandin molds absurdity in Slabs and a Shell; A Hell in Providence.

saints sluts sirens

Saints Sluts Sirens

{ Tuesday, November 7th – Saturday, December 2nd } Saints Sluts Sirens explores feminine archetypes via group show in Lowell.