by KATIE BINGHAM-SMITH

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For Maine furniture maker Keven Higgins, each piece of wood he meets is a custom table waiting to happen.


CONNECTICUT
Ecstasy, cropped, by Judith Thorpe

The Passions of Judith Thorpe

Connecticut photographer Judith Thorpe on the female body, religious iconography, and her life behind a camera.


MASSACHUSETTS
Michael McCarthy, Hilltown 6 Pottery Tour

Potting with a Purpose

Michael McCarthy, a member of the Hilltown 6 Pottery Tour, uses an X-acto knife to create pottery that’s bold and functional.


RHODE ISLAND
Jessica Rosner, The Ulysses Glove Project

Squeaky and Unclean

Rhode Island-based artist Jessica Rosner uses kitchen gloves to offer a look at James Joyce’s Ulysses unlike any other.


SPONSORED
Pamela Tatge, Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival, Camille A. Brown, photo by Christopher Duggan,

Pam’s Pillow Picks

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival Director Pamela Tatge programs her first Pillow season.

MAINE
Keven Higgins, Higgins Fabrication

The Wood Reader

For Maine furniture maker Keven Higgins, each piece of wood he meets is a custom table waiting to happen.


NEW HAMPSHIRE
October NOLA_Gry Samson photographer

The Soul of a Subject

New Hampshire Artist Laureate Gary Samson uses his camera to turn portraits into works of intimate art.


VERMONT
Andrew Burke, Scout & Co ice cream, Vermont

Here’s the Scoop

At Scout & Co., Andrew Burke creates ice creams that defy convention, thanks to his unusual blends of herbs, fruits, and more.


NEW ENGLAND


EVENTS

queef

Queef: A Novel

{ Friday, August 11th – Saturday, September 9th } Casey Spectacular’s exhibition: a teen’s quest to feel like more than a queef. 

sculpture race

Off to the (Sculpture) Races

{ Saturday August 12th } Maine’s first people’s sculpture race in Maine brings a spectacle of motion in which artist and artwork are one.

riiff

Flickers of Brilliant Cinema

{ Tuesday, August 8th to Sunday, August 13th } Flickers’ Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF) brings world cinema to Providence.

raging skillet

Raging Skillet at TheaterWorks

{ Thursday, July 20th – Sunday, August 27th } Don’t miss Jacques Lamarre’s Raging Skillet, the first punk-rock, lesbian, Jewish catering show.

Hilltown 6 Pottery Tour, Hiroshi

Touring for Pottery

{ Saturday and Sunday, July 29th and 30th } See the work 9 local potters at 8 studios at the Hilltown 6 Pottery Tour.

Erica Licea-Kane

Erica Licea-Kane‘s Sweet Art

{ Through Sunday, July 30th } In this new exhibit in Boston’s South End, Erica Licea-Kane displays art created with an unusual implement.

chesterwood

Out of Site at Chesterwood

{ Through Monday, October 9th } This year’s annual exhibition of contemporary sculpture focuses on Chesterwood as a site for creativity.

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