Hokusai Comes to Boston

Hokusai @ Museum of Fine Arts, Boston We’ve all seen that famous Japanese print of the Great Wave. Heck, it’s even an emoji now. But have you seen the original up close and personal? Now is your chance at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. The exhibition is open from April 5th to August 9th! The exhibition is divided by themes such as, Mount Fuji, landscapes, … Continue reading Hokusai Comes to Boston

‘As If It Were Already There’

Janet Echelman ‘As If It Were Already There’ @ Rose Kennedy Greenway Echelman has given Downtown Boston a great new arial sculpture. The renowned artists is known for her rope-made sculptures, which are inspired by the wind, water and lights. The beautiful orange and red ropes moves gracefully in the wind and spectacularly light up at night. The sculpture will be up from May until October 2015. Head on … Continue reading ‘As If It Were Already There’

‘Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow’

Gail Jerauld Bos ‘Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow’ @ Muddy River Park Gail Jerauld Bos has created hundreds of small chairs representing different children and their cultures. Variations of this exhibit are scattered throughout Boston. The artist hopes to communicate the importance of children in our community. The picture features an the installation in the Muddy River park outside of MFA. Termination date is unknown, but be sure be on the lookout … Continue reading ‘Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow’

Harvard Art Museum Finally Opened

Harvard Art Museum Harvard has done a amazing thing for all the art-geeks out there by renovating and opening up the Harvard Art Museum on 32 Quincy Street this November. The new museum combines the Fogg Museum, the Busch-Reisinger Museum and the Arthur M. Sackler Museum into a beautiful white and modern building. The lower level features a great selection of contemporary art and a cafe, … Continue reading Harvard Art Museum Finally Opened

Drawing Outdoors, Always a Unique Experience

Drawing outside always leads to some interesting stories; especially when you are bound to encounter all sort of different people. Spectators believe you are either asking for money, crazy, or there for their entertainment. For some reason, they overlook the possibility that you just wish to sit there, quietly, uninterrupted to draw the beautiful landscape in front of you. But even with the annoying viewers, … Continue reading Drawing Outdoors, Always a Unique Experience

When Technology and Art Combine

When I think of MIT, I think of math, nerds, and Massachusetts avenue. But I certainly don’t think of art. It’s actually probably the last thing I would think of. They are the left-brains of Boston. What the hell would they be doing on the right side? However, the MIT Museum certainly doesn’t see it that way. In fact, they have various exhibitions featuring artists … Continue reading When Technology and Art Combine