Events for 02/27/2018
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 ›
sad poems. at the Addison
sad poems.November 15, 2017 - March 4, 2018In his introduction to The Americans, poet Jack Kerouac claimed that photographer Robert Frank’s images “sucked a sad poem right out of America onto film.” This exhibition, sad poems., explores the notion of sadness by presenting photographs... MORE ›
Sumi Ink Club at the Addison
Sumi Ink ClubJanuary 27 - July 31, 2018Sumi Ink Club is a participatory drawing project founded in 2005 by Los Angeles-based artists Sarah Rara and Luke Fischbeck. Employing the traditional brush and black ink of Sumi ink painting, the club produces work in open-to-the-public meetings in... MORE ›
Convergence: Anila Quayyum Agha, Lalla Essaydi, Yun-Fei Ji, and Fred Han Chang Liang at the Addison
Convergence: Anila Quayyum Agha, Lalla Essaydi, Yun-Fei Ji, and Fred Han Chang LiangJanuary 27 – July 31, 2018Convergence presents four internationally born artists whose work has been shaped by their heritage and migration to the United States. Integrating Eastern and Western and traditional... MORE ›
Lexington Arts and Crafts Society presents: New Directions: Polymer Clay/Beaders Guild Show at Lexington Arts & Crafts Society
Whether it’s the result of a moment of inspiration, a fresh point of reference, a celebratory or challenging life event, or simply an intriguing new technique or tool… exploring a new artistic direction means looking forward, not back... taking a risk… letting go of the familiar and not... 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 ›
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 ›
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.
Brrrr…Things are getting chilly at the Science Discovery Museum. Experiment with different types of salt as you explore the unique characteristics of this solid state of water. Add in some liquid watercolors and discover just how cool science can be!
Eco-Film Series - Citizen Jane: Battle for the City at Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center
Fee Information Free 2018 Lowell Parks and Conservation Trust Eco-Film Series - Free screenings of an environmentally themed film on every last Tuesday from January - June. Citizen Jane: Battle for the City (With a Discussion Led by Dick Howe at the End of the Film)In celebration of Women... MORE ›
Glass Mobile Workshop at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Using the copper foil method of stained glass and wire wrapping, participants will craft unique and beautiful mobiles that can hang in front of a window to cast colorful shadows or from a ceiling in any part of the house.Choose a favorite theme, a favorite color, or a favorite shape to inspire your... MORE ›
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.