Events for 02/01/2018
Mark Tobey: Threading Light at the Addison
November 4, 2017 – March 11, 2018 On view at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, Italy, through September 10, 2017Mark Tobey: Threading Light traces the evolution of the artist’s groundbreaking style and his significant yet under-recognized contributions to abstraction and mid-... MORE ›
NAKED at Arts League Of Lowell
NAKED opens Friday, January 12 and runs through Sunday, February 11.Sponsored by Martha MayoAs we long for warm summer temperatures, this cool winter art exhibition explores the nude human form in a variety of two and three dimensional mediums that offers a new take on a classical art genre.... MORE ›
A Picture Is Worth 1.5 Words at The Brush Art Gallery and Studios
Exhibit dates: Jan. 6 to Feb. 17, 2018RECEPTION: SUNDAY, JAN. 28, from 2 to 4 p.m.SNOW DATE FEB 4The first exhibit for 2018 “A Picture Is Worth 1.5 Words” asks, which speaks to us more readily, a picture or a word? Do we translate words into pictures, and pictures into words? When we scan the... MORE ›
Eye on the Collection, Fall 2017 at the Addison
September 1, 2017–March 2018Always present but ever-changing, the Addison’s permanent collection is reinstalled several times a year as a way for our varied audiences to experience anew the wealth of our holdings of American art. With the collection now numbering more than 17,500 objects and... MORE ›
Screens: Virtual Material at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
From iPhones to televisions to electronic billboards, screens saturate our daily lives. We stare at, touch, and communicate through their luminous surfaces. Yet we often overlook the powerful ways they shape our vision, behavior, and beliefs. Beyond their familiar functions, screens can be... MORE ›
Cool Medium: Art, Television & Psychedelia, 1960-1980l at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
With its absorbing electronic glow, color television captivated the American public when it entered homes in the 1960s. Media scholar Marshall McLuhan described it as a “cool” medium that draws the viewer in and induces "a subliminal state of Narcissus trance." Color... MORE ›
THE HAND QUILTED WORKS OF GLADI PORSCHE at The New England Quilt Museum
To Educate and Inspire...The New England Quilt Museum (NEQM) uses quilts and the stories of quiltmaking--a rich legacy of artistic expression and historical documentation from the earliest days of this country to the present--to educate and inspire quiltmakers and the general public.
Take Aparts Jr.
Take Aparts Jr.Drop-in 10:00am – 11:00am Children’s Discovery MuseumAre you curious about what’s inside everyday electronics? Grab some tools and discover resistors, capacitors, gears and more as you uncover the inner workings of household gadgets and gizmos. Sponsored by Analog Devices,... MORE ›
QUILTS JAPAN: The 13th Quilt Nihon Exhibition from Tokyo at The New England Quilt Museum
The New England Quilt Museum (NEQM) is proud to host Quilts Japan: The 13th Quilt Nihon Exhibition on its only stop in the Northeast. This exhibition of 36 award-winning quilts premiered at the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum before traveling internationally. It features some of the most... MORE ›
Bodies in Water at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
From the moment of inception, our bodies are immersed in water. Our connection to this essential element is primordial, as it is crucial for all forms of life. Instinctively we immerse ourselves in water for cleaning, relaxation, and entertainment. Yet, water is becoming scarcer in certain places... MORE ›
Painting Foundations with Jill Pottle
Learn how to paint with oil or acrylic. This class gives the basics for the student who needs a more technical understanding. The class will address how to keep a pallet and mix colors, some color theory, application techniques, use of brushes, composition and design issues using a variety of... MORE ›
TEEN POTTERY with Lynne Fisher
Focus on both wheel and hand-building techniques, as well as decorating and glazing high fire stoneware. Classes are for 7th through 12th graders and all instruction is individualized from beginner to advanced. Please inquire about openings, and Junior Membership at 781-862-9696. A student tool kit... MORE ›
Reading Your Financial Aid Letter
The last class of 3 workshops with Jack Wang of Longhorn Financial LLCwill unravel the mystery to help you understand what aid you are being offered and how much college will truly cost. Find out the best questions to ask along with possible alternative appeal avenues. Review how... MORE ›
KNYUM at Merrimack Repertory Theatre
Written and performed by Vichet ChumDirected by KJ SanchezA gorgeously inventive stage memoirFamily: The toughest language to learnGuy works the night shift at a New York hotel and goes to class by day, downing cups of coffee as he tries to navigate oceans of squiggly letters and words with no... MORE ›
Lowell Golden Gloves
The Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves has been a staple in the great city of Lowell, Mass for over 67 years. Rocky Marciano, Sugar Ray Leonard, Marvin Hagler, and Micky Ward all began their boxing careers at the New England Golden Gloves. Get your tickets today!
Chris Young: The Losing Sleep World Tour Special Guest: Kane Brown and LANCO
The Losing Sleep 2018 World Tour stops in Lowell, Feb 1. Tickets go on sale Friday, Oct 20.
Join us every Thursday night for live jazz on the theater stage. Have a seat in one of our plush armchairs, sip a local craft brew, and enjoy the musical stylings of some of the most talented players in the area. FREE.