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    Sarah Pollman: Aura/Ground

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    September 7 - November 9, 2014

    Sarah Pollman: Aura/Ground includes work from two of the artist's photographic series--separated by shifts in philosophy and technique, but united in close observation of the tenuous relationship between past and present. Her Father/Mother gravestone images, captured in the Golden Hour when natural light is diffused, are powerful explorations of identity and eternity, of anonymity and permanence. ...more


    Public Space? Lost & Found Exhibition

    Presented by MIT Program in Art, Culture and Technology (ACT)

    April 18 - October 30, 2014

     Since 2001, Antoni Muntadas has taught a graduate seminar in public space at the MIT Program in Art, Culture and Technology (formerly the Visual Arts Program). In addition to the Public...more

    Ametsuchi: An installation and video by Rinko Kawauchi

    Presented by Lesley University

    September 4 - October 30, 2014

    Ametsuchi, translated loosely as “song of the universe,” brings together images of distant constellations and tiny figures lost within landscapes, as well as traditional-style...more

    MONSTERS WHO DON’T KNOW THEY’RE MONSTERS by Jason Freedman

    Presented by Clock Tower Gallery and Winthrop Cultural Council

    October 2 - October 30, 2014

    MONSTERS WHO DON’T KNOW THEY’RE MONSTERS by Jason Freedman. Rhode Island-based artist Jason Freeman’s first solo exhibit in Massachusetts will showcase dozens of colorful...more

    MAAH Music: The Power and Meaning of Black Music in Culture

    Presented by Museum of African American History: Boston Campus

    October 30, 2014

    On the heels of their 2014 new CD release and featured performance at the Beantown Jazz Festival, Dr. Bill Banfield’s Jazz Urbane cranks it up a notch with this special concert celebrating...more

    Collection Conversations: The Naked and the Dead

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

    October 26 - October 30, 2014

    On Sunday, Oct. 26 at 2:00 p.m. and Thursday, Oct 30 at 6:30 p.m., the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum will hold the first in a series of collection...more

    College Night: MFA After Dark

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

    October 30, 2014

    Explore the DARK side of the MFA!

    Ever wonder what the Museum is like. . .after dark? From “Goya: Order and Disorder” to Egyptian mummies, students have the...more

    Shore and Mountain, River and Sea, Paintings by 5 artists

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall, Falmouth

    September 5 - October 31, 2014

    This exhibit features five artists, Anne Garton, Helen Koehler, Sandra Nystrom, Linda Puiatti and Rachel Avenia Prol, who are inspired by the landscape of both the Hudson River Valley and Cape...more

    Highfield Hall: Quilts: Pushing the Seams

    Presented by Highfield Hall at Highfield Hall, Falmouth

    September 10 - October 31, 2014

    An exhibition of contemporary quilts by artists whose work is featured in Rachel May’s, Quilting with a Modern Slant. Artists use unconventional materials such as rubber, Tyvek, embedded...more

    Joseph Lorusso: One Man Show

    Presented by Newbury Fine Arts

    October 10 - October 31, 2014

    Joseph Lorusso's "New Romanticism", exhibiting October 10 - 31, 2014, includes 25 highly anticipated new oil paintings which explore human emotion, introspection and interaction,...more

    Color Songs

    Presented by Boston Public Library

    September 18 - October 31, 2014

    An ehibition by Maria Termini featuring recent small works in colored pencil, collage, watercolor, and silkscreen. These works are brightly colored postage stamps from the planet of the...more

    Anita Helen Cohen : Till Next Bloom

    Presented by Unbound Visual Arts, Inc.

    September 4 - October 31, 2014

    An exhibition of glowing floral portraits in watercolor and pastel that celebrate nature's beauty and splendor.

    Autumn is soon to be knocking at our door, but until next bloom, these...more

    Canstruction 2014

    Presented by Boston Society of Architects/AIA

    October 12 - October 31, 2014

    Canstruction is a charity event and exhibition in which teams of architects, designers, engineers, and contractors compete to display colossal sculptures made out of canned goods. This...more

    Angela Fiori: Optic Serenity

    Presented by Unbound Visual Arts, Inc.

    September 24 - October 31, 2014

    Unbound Visual Arts, Inc., and the Harvard Allston Education Portal are very pleased to announce the opening of Angela Fiori: Optic Serenity. This exhibition, at the Harvard Allston Education...more

    Carmela Cattuti: Fashionably Urban

    Presented by Unbound Visual Arts, Inc.

    September 24 - October 31, 2014

    Unbound Visual Arts, Inc., and the Harvard Allston Education Portal are very pleased to announce the opening of Carmela Cattuti: Fashionably Urban. This exhibition, at the Harvard Allston...more

    Samhain Soiree

    Presented by Mobius

    October 31, 2014

    Samhain Soiree' is a roaming performance party and series of public (+private) art interventions. Artists will create work for the bustling street-scapes of Central Square on Halloween night....more

    Robert Douglas Hunter (1928 - 2014) Retrospective

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

    October 9 - November 1, 2014

    The Guild of Boston Artists will honor the late Robert Douglas Hunter with a Retrospective October 9 – November 1. Some 34 of his exceptional paintings spanning a 60 year career will be on...more

    Dia de Los Muertos/Day of the Dead Evening Celebration

    Presented by Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, Cambridge

    November 1, 2014

    Celebrate the Day of the Dead with a festive evening of music, food, and community. Remember departed loved ones in front of this year’s Día de los Muertos altar, savor Mexican...more

    Ragnar Kjartansson: The Visitors

    Presented by Institute of Contemporary Art /Boston (ICA) at Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, Boston

    July 23 - November 2, 2014

    A celebration of creativity, community, and friendship, The Visitors (2012) documents a 64-minute durational performance Kjartansson staged with some of his closest friends at the romantically...more

    Roslindale Open Studios

    Presented by Roslindale Open Studios

    November 1 - November 2, 2014

    2014 is the 10th Anniversary of Open Studios! Roslindale Open Studios (ROS) is a free, family friendly annual community arts event that brings together artists, residents, and...more

    A Transformational Gift: The Schusterman Collection

    Presented by New Center For Arts & Culture at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    November 2, 2014

    In Fall 2013, Oklahoma philanthropist Lynn Schusterman gave the Museum of Fine Arts the collection of 119 objects of Judaica that she and her late husband, Charles, had amassed through the years....more

    Gaze and Extension

    Presented by Fountain Street Fine Art

    October 2 - November 2, 2014

    This exhibition presents sensitive and masterful charcoal drawings by Mary Spencer, alongside evocative sculptures by Sara Fine-Wilson.

    Spencer’s drawings investigate gaze as an...more

    Trompe L'Oeil Show

    Presented by Francesca Anderson Fine Art at Francesca Anderson Fine Art, Lexington

    September 18 - November 2, 2014

    Francesca Anderson Fine Art, Portraits North is delighted to present its first Trompe L’Oeil Show. Trompe L’Oeil means “trick of the eye” and is an art technique that uses...more

    Truth Telling: Art in Search of Social Justice

    Presented by The Nave Gallery at The Nave Gallery, Somerville

    October 5 - November 2, 2014

    If we can’t see it, we can’t feel it. If we can’t feel it, we can’t know it. If we don’t know it nothing changes, and the suffering goes on. The visual arts have a...more

    Waltham Mills Open Studios

    Presented by Waltham Mills Artists Association at Waltham Mills Artist Association, Waltham

    November 1 - November 2, 2014

    Visit art where it’s made at the Waltham Mills 38th Annual Open Studios. During the first weekend of November, the Waltham Mills Artist Association, Lincoln Studios, and Metalwerx present...more

    Wot? No Fish!

    Presented by Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston at Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston, Boston

    October 31 - November 2, 2014

    In 2009 British playwright Danny Braverman inherited an unlikely family treasure: more than 50 years’ worth of weekly wage packets, each small brown envelope featuring a drawing...more

    Hammond Residential in Hingham to Host Local Artists’ Show

    Presented by Hammond Residential RE

    November 2, 2014

    Jeff Forsythe, manager of Hammond Residential Real Estate's Hingham office, is pleased to announce that the office will exhibit works by members of Hull Artists Trish Turner and Donna Goes...more

    South Boston Open Studios

    Presented by Distillery Gallery

    November 1 - November 2, 2014

    Twice a year the artists and craftspeople of South Boston open their doors to share their work and their studios with the public. Come meet the artists and discover what’s new in the Southie...more

    OUT OF THE BOX: Paint Like Picasso, Think Like Einstein

    Presented by Art Resource Collaborative for Kids (ARCK) at School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Boston

    November 6, 2014

    Please join Art Resource Collaborative for Kids (ARCK) for some out of the box fun at our Annual Auction Benefit Gala! View the work of local artists, enjoy the beautiful melodies of Zoya Mohan,...more

    Nature vs. Technology

    Presented by New Gallery Concert Series at Community Music Center of Boston, Boston

    November 6, 2014

    Our season opener combines photography by John Hirsch with the world premiere of Amnesia: Remembered (for Lee) by Daniel Felsenfeld in honor and loving memory of Lee Hyla, as well as...more

    Family Fun Day: Celebrating Walker Hancock & Friends

    Presented by Cape Ann Museum at Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester

    November 8, 2014

    Join Museum staff in honoring sculptor Walter Hancock. Explore this gallery, create your own sculpture using various materials, and learn more about the artists who lived and worked on Cape Ann....more

    Gallery Talk with Photographer Jim Hooper

    Presented by Cape Ann Museum at Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester

    November 8, 2014

    Join the artist in the special exhibition Portraits of a Working Waterfront.


    Brian Kaplan: Not Your Vacation

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    September 7 - November 9, 2014

    Brian Kaplan's photographs in Not Your Vacation are part of an extensive project documenting Cape Cod in the off-season. Kaplan's stark views of shuttered motels and abandoned...more

    The Expressive Voice: Brought to Light

    Presented by Danforth Museum of Art at Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham

    September 7 - November 9, 2014

    The Expressive Voice: Brought to Light is a reinstallation of our Permanent Collection showcasing select works from the 1930s to today. Works on view highlight the mythical and spiritual aspects...more

    Artist's Talk with Lorna Simpson

    Presented by Addison Gallery of American Art

    November 9, 2014

    Lorna Simpson will discuss her work and retrospective exhibition. Meet in Kemper Auditorium. Free and open to the public.


    DISPOSSESSION International Conference

    Presented by Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies

    November 9 - November 11, 2014

    The Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University is pleased to present “Economic Racism in Perspective: Past and Present in the US and Germany,” a series of events...more

    Triumph! Unsung Black Veterans in U.S. History (Duty-Sacrifice-Honor)

    at Strand Theatre, Boston

    August 14 - November 14, 2014

    Triumph! Unsung Black Veterans in U.S. History (Duty-Sacrifice-Honor) is a three month exhibit that celebrates men and women of color in U.S. history that have contributed to the...more

    Aqua

    Presented by Gallery Seven at Gallery Seven, Maynard

    October 9 - November 15, 2014

    Aqua Watercolors by Natalie Beittel, Bruce Davidson, Mary Lou LoVecchio, Mimi Macksoud, and Luca Riccò. On Display October 7th - November 15th.  Artists' Reception: Saturday,...more

    Montserrat Students Exhibit Revisiting Their Summer Abroad Trip to Italy

    Presented by Montserrat College of Art

    October 22 - November 15, 2014

    Montserrat College of Art is proud to present Soggiorno in Italia 2014, an exhibition highlighting student work created during Montserrat’s Viterbo, Italy study abroad program. This...more

    Boston International Fine Art Show

    Presented by Fusco & Four

    November 13 - November 16, 2014

    Galleries from Europe, Canada and across the U.S. will offer more than 3,000 original works of art at the 18TH ANNUAL BOSTON INTERNATIONAL FINE ART SHOW in Boston’s hip and historic South...more

    Blue Discoveries Family Days: Sea Turtles

    Presented by New England Aquarium at New England Aquarium, Boston

    November 16, 2014

    Learn more about the blue planet through art, science and storytelling during this fun, family-friendly activity day. Programs highlight Aquarium favorites as well as often-overlooked inhabitants....more

    Contemporary Perspectives Lecture Series: Josephine Halvorson

    Presented by Boston University College of Fine Arts

    November 17, 2014

    Josephine Halvorson creates intimate paintings of objects from everyday life, seen close-up. Her subtle, muted images of doorframes, gravestones, blackboards, stoves, and industrial machinery...more

    "The Last Store Standing: Commerce as Force, Symbol and Casualty in the Gentrifying American City"

    Presented by Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies

    November 20, 2014

    The Elie Wiesel Center for Judaic Studies at Boston University is pleased to present a series of events scheduled for November 2014 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the passage of 1964...more

    Tinsley Hammond: The Projection Series

    Presented by ARCH Gallery

    October 25 - November 21, 2014

    Arch Gallery Boston, the newest gallery and event hall in the Allston scene is proud to present Tinsley Hammond’s Projection Series. This will be Tinsley Hammond’s first solo show in...more

    Tour the New Cape Ann Gallery

    Presented by Cape Ann Museum at Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester

    November 22, 2014

    Explore the new Cape Ann Gallery, from Samuel de Champlain's 1613 Les Voyages map to the cannon ball that was lodged in the steeple of the First Parish (Unitarian) Church to Marsden...more

    Game Changers: Fiber Art Masters and Innovators

    Presented by Fuller Craft Museum at Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton

    July 5 - November 23, 2014

    Game Changers: Fiber Art Masters and Innovators are those artists, both past and present, who are recognized for continuously experimenting with traditional techniques and materials as well...more

    A Misunderstanding Un Malentendido

    Presented by Multicultural Arts Center at Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge

    September 5 - November 26, 2014

    Eleven multigenerational Cuban artists speak in a personal language, touching upon idiosyncrasies and pivotal points in our history, urging the viewer to explore...more

    Flow: Works by Wendy Prellwitz

    Presented by Maud Morgan Arts

    October 30 - November 28, 2014

    At the Chandler Gallery, you can almost hear the waves lapping at the shore. Having spent many childhood summers by the water, Wendy Prellwitz is fascinated by how the weather, the seasons, the...more

    Alex Gerasev | Short Stories

    Presented by Multicultural Arts Center at Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge

    September 5 - December 2, 2014

    There is a childlike wonder about each “short story” that painter and graphic designer Alex Gerasev creates. Even with the whimsy his works portray at first glance, the inspiration for...more

    Horace and Agnes: a Love Story

    Presented by Griffin Museum of Photography at Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester

    October 14 - December 4, 2014

    A collaborative photographic journal that depicts the life story of characters Horace and his wife Agnes. Photography by Asia Kepka. Stories by Lynn Dowling.

    Artist’s...more

    Narrative/Non-Narrative at FPAC Gallery

    Presented by Fort Point Arts Community (FPAC)

    October 23 - December 4, 2014

    The Fort Point Arts Community Gallery is pleased to announce the second exhibition for the 2014/15 season, Narrative/Non-Narrative: Two Artistic Approaches, featuring the work of Mario Kon...more

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