by Allan Appel | Aug 15, 2014 8:37 am | Comments (1)
A display of anonymous public art floated into town the other day. It was not by Believe In People (BIP). It wasn’t even on a wall. It was both pretty and smelly.
Then it was gone.
by Jordi Gassó | Aug 15, 2014 7:50 am
Streaks of green, violet and vermillion adorned a wall in Room 118. The variegated mural, of seven human figures raising their arms toward the sky, seems to pulsate with kinetic energy — a tie-dye starburst of color.
by Allan Appel | Aug 14, 2014 2:31 pm
A local art school that’s closed in August wants you to look only through the windows at its two summer exhibits.
by Thomas MacMillan | Aug 14, 2014 11:31 am
Photographer Jim Goldberg left New Haven as a young man, disillusioned with the failures of urban renewal. Forty years later he has returned to look at the “Model City”—and its denizens—with a fresh eye.
by Staff | Aug 8, 2014 8:00 am
The Shubert Theater is preparing a 13-month calendar to commemorate its upcoming 100th anniversary year—and it’s looking for artistic fans to help illustrate it.
by Melissa Bailey | Aug 1, 2014 2:17 pm | Comments (3)
Fresh from a national film tour and dinner with Jimmy Carter, Winfred Rembert is preparing to display his colorful carved-leather scenes of cotton-picking and chain gangs to a hometown audience.
by Liana Teixeira | Jul 31, 2014 7:53 am
Lashae Morrison’s and Queshon McDaniel’s cousin was shot and killed in October, mere feet from the Westville Manor building where they plant flowers and learn about making the world greener.
by Allan Appel | Jul 30, 2014 12:17 pm
With a rectangle of surgical tape still visible at the clavicle from her second treatment for pancreatic cancer, Louise Dechesser paused at a photograph of rippling water and pronounced it “interesting and peaceful.”
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 23, 2014 12:02 pm | Comments (1)
An epic parking-space battle raged in front of City Hall, with the fate of the world hanging in the balance.
by Melissa Bailey | Jul 18, 2014 4:18 pm | Comments (1)
The city’s annual arts extravaganza will hire local tour guides and expand to a second wing of the Goffe Street Armory, thanks to a $50,000 boost from the federal government.