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    Artist Textiles: Picasso to Warhol

    Presented by American Textile History Museum at American Textile History Museum, Lowell

    January 21 - March 29, 2015

    This exhibition, on loan from the Fashion and Textile Museum in London, traces the history of 20th century art in textiles. Highlights include work by Georges Braque, Alexander Calder, Marc Chagall, Salvador Dalí, Sonia Delaunay, Raoul Dufy, Barbara Hepworth, Fernand Léger, Henri Matisse, Joan Miró, Henry Moore, Pablo Picasso, Ben Nicholson and Andy Warhol.

    The exhibition features ...more


    Comically Speaking

    Presented by Essex Art Center

    January 9 - March 6, 2015

     

    Comically Speaking: Illustrations and drawings by Don Mathias, David Sullivan, Sage Stossel, Mark Parisi & John Klossner
    Jan 9 – March 6, 2015
    Opening...more

    Full Moon Owl Prowl for Adults

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    January 30 - March 6, 2015

    Sound is one of the best ways to locate and identify owls. Learn about their calls, behavior and habitat. Join us on the prowl as we walk through moonlit fields and forests listening for screech...more

    Arlington Town Teen Video Contest 2015

    Presented by Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington

    March 6, 2015

    Second Annual Community Screening and Awards Presentation. This program is supported in part by a grant from the Arlington Cultural Council, a local agency which is supported by the Massachusetts...more

    Film Screening: The Pruitt-Igoe Myth

    Presented by Boston Society of Architects/AIA

    March 6, 2015

    Watch filmmaker Chad Freidrichs unravel the reasons behind the failure of the Pruitt-Igoe public-housing complex, an iconic model for public housing built in St. Louis in the late 1950s. The...more

    His Room As He Left It: A Work In Progress by Ariel Kotker

    Presented by Find & Form Space

    March 6, 2015

    In His Room As He Left It, Kotker creates the room and belongings of a fictional 19 year old boy in a small town in Pennsylvania. The room, convincing at first...more

    Permanent War: The Age of Global Conflict

    Presented by School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston at School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    January 29 - March 7, 2015

    In the century since World War I, the nature of warfare has changed dramatically, though its resulting death and destruction remain constant. On view January 29–March 7, 2014, the School of...more

    Color Fields Exhibition

    Presented by MassArt at Sandra and David Bakalar Gallery, Boston

    January 26 - March 7, 2015

    The Bakalar & Paine Galleries at Massachusetts College of Art and Design (MassArt) presents the highly anticipated Spring 2015 exhibition: Color Fields from January...more

    Full Moon Owl Prowl for Families

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    January 31 - March 7, 2015

    Ever wondered if an owl really is as smart as they say? Why don't we hear them when they fly? Just how far can an owl see? Come with the whole family under the moon to learn about owl calls,...more

    Poets in the Round

    Presented by Cape Ann Museum at Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester

    March 7, 2015

    Join Colleen Michaels, Writing Studio Director at Montserrat College of Art and the host of The Improbable Places Poetry Tour, along with other guest poets for an energetic and engaging poetry...more

    Free Family Day @ SCMA

    Presented by Smith College Museum of Art at Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton

    March 7, 2015

    Hands-on Activities from 12:30-3:30 pm. Free snacks. Experience the artist's glittering optical lens boxes and rocking canvases in the exhibition Mary Bauermeister: The New York Decade,...more

    Boston Sea Rovers Saturday Evening Film Festival

    Presented by Boston Sea Rovers

    March 7, 2015

    The Boston Sea Rovers world renowned Saturday Evening Film Festival is one of the most prestigious in the underwater world. It will be hosted by great white shark researcher and Discovery Channel...more

    Boston Massacre reenactment and commemoration

    Presented by Bostonian Society / RevolutionaryBoston®

    March 7, 2015

    The Old State House will be abuzz with activity on Saturday, March 7, 2015 commemorating and reenacting the Boston Massacre on its 245th Anniversary. During the...more

    First Free Children's Art Class

    Presented by The Guild of Boston Artists at The Guild of Boston Artists, Boston

    March 7, 2015

    THE GUILD IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE ARE SPONSORING A THREE PART SERIES OF ART DISCOVERY CLASSES FOR CHILDREN. OUR GOAL IS TO HELP CHILDREN “SEE” THE ART WORKS IN OUR GALLERY THROUGH...more

    Books Abound Opening Reception

    Presented by Cambridge Art Association

    March 7, 2015

    Books Abound | Open Juried Show
    Juried by Alexander Campos, Center for Book Arts, New York
     

    Awards: Three...more

    6th Congressional District High School Art Competition & Exhibition

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art and Montserrat College of Art Gallery

    March 7, 2015

    Congressional District High School Art Competition and Exhibition is a juried art show, open to high school students (grades 10-12) from public and private schools within the 6th Congressional...more

    Kard Goes Hollywood

    Presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    September 9, 2014 - March 8, 2015

    This exhibition in Sharf Visitor Center presents twenty iconic figures from Hollywood’s Golden Age photographed by Karsh over his life-long career. Karsh captures the star quality in...more

    Hungry Hearts

    Presented by The National Yiddish Book Center at National Yiddish Book Center, Amherst

    March 8, 2015

    Based on the short stories of Anzia Yezierska, the first writer to bring stories of American Jewish women to a mainstream audience, Hungry Hearts focuses on the members of the Levin family...more

    COMMUNITY WEEKEND AT HISTORIC NEWTON Durant Kenrick House and Grounds

    Presented by Historic Newton

    March 7 - March 8, 2015


    Newton residents are invited to enjoy free admission to both our museums. At the Durant-Kenrick House and Grounds, 286 Waverley Avenue 10:00 AM-4:00 PM AND the Jackson Homestead and...more

    Boston Sea Rovers Show

    Presented by Boston Sea Rovers

    March 7 - March 8, 2015

    Love the ocean? Enjoy traveling, diving or snorkeling, marine wildlife or photography? The Boston Sea Rovers 61st Annual International Clinic, March 7-8, is for divers and non-divers alike and...more

    Boston Sea Rovers: Eco-Animals Art Exhibit

    Presented by Boston Sea Rovers

    March 7 - March 8, 2015

    This year the Boston Sea Rovers Art Exhibit traces the life of a flip-flop from ocean trash to amazing creations such as elephants, lions and giraffes.

    Each year, thousands and...more

    The Addison in Bloom

    Presented by Addison Gallery of American Art

    March 7 - March 8, 2015

    Enjoy a preview of spring this winter at the Addison. Members of the Andover Garden Club and local professional floral designers will display arrangements inspired by works of art in our winter...more

    The Addison in Bloom Family Program

    Presented by Addison Gallery of American Art

    March 8, 2015

    Join us for Story Time featuring Miss Rumphius by Barbara Cooney followed by a simple writing activity exploring ways to make the world more beautiful. “Looking...more

    Cinephile Sundays : Xala (The Curse)

    Presented by The Arts at Wellesley at Collins Cinema, Wellesley College, Wellesley

    March 8, 2015

    This savagely funny satire portrays El Hadji, a prosperous, self-satisfied, politically crooked modern businessman who is struck down by the xala (pronounced "ha-la") - a curse rendering...more

    Love's Labour's Lost - Screening

    Presented by ArtsEmerson at Bright Family Screening Room, Paramount Center, Boston

    March 6 - March 8, 2015

    Summer 1914. In order to dedicate themselves to a life of study, the King and his friends take an oath to avoid the company of women for three years. No sooner have they made their pledge than the...more

    Keynote Conversation with Michael Nyman

    Presented by Tufts University Art Gallery at Granoff Music Center, Somerville

    March 9, 2015

     A KEYNOTE CONVERSATION WITH MICHAEL NYMAN WILL BE HELD ON MONDAY, MARCH 9 AT 7:00 PM IN THE DISTLER PERFORMANCE HALL, GRANOFF MUSIC CENTER, 20 TALBOT AVENUE, NEXT DOOR TO THE AIDEKMAN ARTS...more

    Lecture: Images of Grief and Healing

    Presented by Maud Morgan Arts

    March 10, 2015

    Grief and loss are universal emotional experiences that we all grapple with in our lifetimes. Please join us for an evening on Tuesday, March 10th from 6-8pm where we will hear from experts about...more

    Women in Modern Iranian Cinema: The Day I Became a Woman

    Presented by Wellesley College at Collins Cinema, Wellesley College, Wellesley

    March 11, 2015

    Dir. Marziyeh Meshkini's filmtells the interconnected stories of three Iranian women struggling with their female identity at different stages in their lives....more

    Light: An exhibition by Mark Malloy

    Presented by Salem State University Center for Creative and Performing Arts

    February 17 - March 11, 2015

    Looking from a specific location for an extended period of time reflects the changing light of time passing on what one sees (or thinks they see). The work in Light began...more

    Women in the Arts

    Presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    March 11, 2015

    Recognize Women’s History Month and celebrate women in the arts at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Enjoy tours, music, gallery activities, a spotlight on...more

    Travel & Taste Brazil: The Pantanal, a Wetland Wonderland

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    March 12, 2015

    The Pantanal, one of the world's largest wetlands, is about 10 times the size of the Everglades and one of the most pristine and biologically rich environments on the planet. During the rainy...more

    Robert Storr: The Versailles Water Theatre Grove

    Presented by Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum at Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston

    March 12, 2015

    An introduction to the work of Jean-Michel Othoniel as it relates to art of our time, with discussion of new fountain sculptures created for the Palace of Versailles. Robert Storr was appointed...more

    NT Live: BEHIND THE BEAUTIFUL FOREVERS

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    March 12, 2015

    India is surging with global ambition. But beyond the luxury hotels surrounding Mumbai airport lies a makeshift slum, full of people with plans of their own....more

    PHOTOGRAPHY NOW Opening Reception

    Presented by Cambridge Art Association

    March 13, 2015

    Photography Now | Presented at the University Place Gallery
    Juried by Stephen Tourlentes
    Reception | Friday, March 13, 6-8pm

    About the...more

    Photo Review with a Pro

    Presented by Mass Audubon's Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary at Mass Audubon Broadmoor Wildlife Sanctuary, Natick

    March 14, 2015

    Wondering if you cropped your image too close? Is your image is too over-processed? Which angle is the best of several? Thinking about entering your image in a photo contest or just printing your...more

    Kids' Shows: Film - THE FANTASTIC MR. FOX

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    March 14, 2015

     George Clooney and Meryl Streep lend their voices to this hilarious and heartwarming animated adventure from visionary director Wes Anderson.

    Mr. and Mrs. Fox (Clooney and Streep)...more

    Public Tour: Hanging with the Old Masters

    Presented by Wellesley College at Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley

    March 14, 2015

    Showcasing Old Master Italian paintings under consideration for the upcoming reinstallation of the permanent collection galleries, the fifth floor of the Davis...more

    Glassworks: Matteo Gonet and Pieranna Cavalchini

    Presented by Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum at Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston

    March 14, 2015

    Swiss artisan Gonet collaborates closely with Othoniel on his large-scale sculptures. Join us for a conversation about process—and discover how the glass sculptures in the exhibition were...more

    2nd Art Class for Children

    Presented by The Guild of Boston Artists at The Guild of Boston Artists, Boston

    March 14, 2015

    THE GUILD IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE THAT WE ARE SPONSORING A THREE PART SERIES OF ART DISCOVERY CLASSES FOR CHILDREN. OUR GOAL IS TO HELP CHILDREN “SEE” THE ART WORKS IN OUR GALLERY THROUGH...more

    Taste of Iceland in Boston: Free Reykjavik Calling Concert & Icelandic Film Screenings

    Presented by Iceland Naturally at Middle East Downstairs, Cambridge

    March 14, 2015

    Reykjavik Calling Concert at The Middle East | March 14

    Hailed as an “experiential and enlightening night of collaboration” by BDCwire and “a terrific...more

    Sherlock Jr. featuring Buster Keaton

    Presented by The Hanover Theatre at The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts, Worcester

    March 15, 2015

    This performance includes live music on the Mighty Wurlitzer before the show!

    Widely regarded as one of the most visually inventive silent comedies ever made, Sherlock Jr. offers...more

    Someone Else's Country, Photographs by Jo Ratcliffe

    Presented by Peabody Essex Museum at Peabody Essex Museum, Salem

    October 11, 2014 - March 15, 2015

    Photographer Jo Ractliffe (b. 1961) has spent the better part of the last decade photographing the effects of the prolonged civil war in Angola (1975-2002), both in the country itself and in her...more

    Conversation Piece

    Presented by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    October 10, 2014 - March 15, 2015

    In the 18th century, the term “conversation piece” referred to an informal or intimate group portrait staged in an everyday setting. Today, the phrase commonly refers to an object...more

    Petrochemical America

    Presented by Northeastern Center for the Arts at Northeastern University, Gallery 360, Boston

    January 15 - March 15, 2015

    Northeastern University presents Petrochemical America on view from Jan 15 to March 15, 2015. Organized by Aperture Foundation, Petrochemical...more

    The Mind Blowing Test No One Knows About workshop

    Presented by Mobius at Mobius, Boston

    March 15, 2015

     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Boston – January 16, 2015)

    The Mind Blowing Test No One Knows About: ACE is an informational workshop of a little known study that correlates the impact...more

    WingMasters: Birds of Prey

    Presented by Fruitlands Museum at Fruitlands Museum, Harvard

    March 15, 2015

    Birds of prey, also known as raptors, are hunting birds characterized by hooked beaks, powerful grabbing feet armed with sharp talons, and the best eyesight and the sharpest hearing in the animal...more

    Bite: Food as Art

    Presented by The Nave Gallery at The Nave Gallery, Somerville

    February 14 - March 15, 2015

    Like art, food is a visual, sensory and social experience. Flavors and textures, aromas and taste are all elements that can be explored through artwork. Culture, memories and health are just some...more

    Maple Express

    Presented by Charmingfare Farm

    March 7 - March 15, 2015

    Dates offered for March 2015:Sat 7&Sun 8, Sat 14 & Sun 15 March is MAPLE MONTH in New Hampshire so come join us on our horse-drawn Maple Express. Charmingfare Farm has created an event for...more

    Gallery Talk for Heaven and Earth

    Presented by Addison Gallery of American Art

    March 15, 2015

    Sky, sea, and land have long served as alluring subjects for artists who wish to challenge themselves with fleeting effects of atmosphere, light, and motion: churning rapids, wind-blown trees,...more

    Opera at the Cinema: ARABELLA

    Presented by Coolidge Corner Theatre at Coolidge Corner Theatre, Brookline

    March 15, 2015

    A highlight of the 2014 Salzburg Easter Festival, this production of Arabella marks the first time Renée Fleming and Thomas Hampson have performed the opera together in its...more

    Contemporary Perspectives Lecture Series: Mickalene Thomas in Conversation with Anna Stothart

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts at Morse Auditorium, Boston

    March 16, 2015

    New York-based artist Mickalene Thomas in conversation with Anna Stothart, assistant curator at The Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston. Thomas’ portraits of black women and studies of...more

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