Hyman I. Feldman, (B.F.A. 1919), Proposed School of Fine Arts, Chapel Street elevation (1919). Feldman’s thesis project was used by Everett Victor Meeks to help persuade Yale University to
expand the School of the Fine Arts. Courtesy Yale University Library Manuscripts and Archives.
Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 at 5:36 pm
Later this spring, after almost 20 years, Robert A.M. Stern will be passing the torch as the dean of Yale’s School of Architecture to Deborah Berke, architect and founder of the New York-based Deborah Berke Partners. The exhibition on view through May 7 in the school’s Rudolph Hall gallery was developed in large part from a renowned spring seminar taught by Stern that looked at various studies of architecture — and the at-times tempestuous relationship with the building in which that education has taken place.
Gianni Colombo works in the
Robilant+Voena Gallery booth
in the Survey Section at Art
Basel Miami Beach. Photograph courtesy of the gallery.
Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 at 5:03 pm
Upon entering Art Basel Miami Beach, one was met with Rosemarie Trockel’s large, abstract, reptilian-looking wall installation, a monochromatic work with scales sprung slightly from the wall in low relief. The trends of relief and monochrome echoed as one progressed through the hallways and booths ahead.
Smith College Museum
of Art lower level gallery
featuring Frank Stella’s
“Damascus Gate (Variation
III)”. Photograph by by
Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 at 4:25 pm
From the new Whitney Museum of American Art building in New York City to our semi-local Peabody Essex Museum expansion project, renovations seemed to be the hot decision for 2015. The Smith College Museum of Art joined this league with their four-year renovation project that was of officially completed this past fall.
The Shippey Shack, designed by Derek “Deek” Diedricksen and built in a two-day hands-on
Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 at 2:14 pm
TINY HOUSES AT FULLER CRAFT by Brian Goslow Brockton, Mass. – For most of his life, Derek “Deek” Diedricksen has had an affinity for small structures. When he was 9 or 10, his father, at the time a high school woodworking teacher, gave him a copy of “Tiny Tiny Houses” by Lester Walker, an architect […]
Peasant Wedding , 2010, 6’ x 4’ triptych panel.
Tuesday, January 5th, 2016 at 2:13 pm
A photo-illustrator in a unique niche, Schadler, a Michigan native, first earned a law degree at Syracuse University, but quickly left the law behind and began his adventure as a world-traveling special correspondent for ABC News with a gift for storytelling. He hitchhiked across America, telling the story of the Everyman for his “Looking for America” series.
Steampunk Stove, courtesy of ModVic
Thursday, December 10th, 2015 at 12:28 pm
I recently traveled to Sharon, Mass. to visit Steampunk House, the home of ModVic, a Steampunk art and design company owned by Bruce and Melanie Rosenbaum. At first I thought I had the wrong house and had stumbled onto a historic landmark.
Samuel Zaldivar, Isaac Akiba, and Albert Gordon of Boston Ballet in Mikko Nissinen's The Nutcracker; photo by Rosalie O’Connor.
Thursday, December 3rd, 2015 at 4:12 pm
The Boston Ballet’s The Nutcracker at the Boston Opera House By James Foritano Is an old chestnut a weakness? The Nutcracker is an old chestnut a virtue. Having just come from a screening of the legendary Merce Cunningham’s spare, modern choreography at the Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston’s landmark“Leap Before You Look: Black Mountain College 1933-1957” […]
Kelly Carmody at Sloane Merrill Gallery
Friday, November 20th, 2015 at 12:08 pm
Familiar Traditions for New Faces By Shem Tane In the traditional ways of Rembrandt and other Dutch masters, Kelly Carmody’s style is soaked with rich oils and her exhibit “Evocations” that opened at the Sloane Merrill Gallery on Nov. 13 leaned on those styles. While the gallery holds the appearance of reading nook, there […]
Thursday, November 19th, 2015 at 1:02 pm
Ralph Mercer at Galatea Fine Art by Brian Goslow Needham, Mass.-based photographer Ralph Mercer earned his BFA in photography and education from the Rhode Island School of Design and his MFA in visual arts from the University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth. His current show, “Body and Soul: Discovering My Muse,” on view at Galatea Fine Art […]
Borofsky,Public Art old wall
Friday, November 6th, 2015 at 10:56 am
Borofsky in Brattleboro by Brian Goslow During the monthly First Friday Brattleboro Gallery Walk, which takes place from 5:30-8:30 p.m., there will be a reception at the Latchis Theatre Art Gallery, 50 Main St., for a multi-media installation featuring paintings, photographs and films. Works on paper used for creating downtown outdoor artworks will also […]