Follow Us

NHI Newsletter

Some Favorite Sites

Government/ Community Links

Visual Arts

Look Here: New Work By Nearby Artists (31)

by Stephen Kobasa | Apr 23, 2014 2:43 pm

Meg Bloom

Courtesy of the artist

Continue reading ‘Look Here: New Work By Nearby Artists (31)’ »

Yale Faces New Claims Of Stolen Artifacts

by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 16, 2014 1:19 pm | Comments (1)

Contributed Photo A year and a half after Yale returned the last of hundreds of Machu Picchu artifacts to Peru, the Yale Peabody Museum faces a new charge of cultural theft—this time about two carvings from a native Alaskan tribe.

Continue reading ‘Yale Faces New Claims Of Stolen Artifacts’ »

Light Sculptor Returns

by David Sepulveda | Apr 14, 2014 11:36 am | Comments (1)

DAVID SEPULVEDA PHOTO Leo Villareal has been described as “the real painter of light,” an apt description for an artist whose glimmering LED (light emitting diode) sculptures and installations have enthralled millions internationally, including thousands right here in New Haven.

Continue reading ‘Light Sculptor Returns’ »

Jock Reynolds: Next Move Is BiP’s

by Paul Bass | Apr 11, 2014 1:35 pm | Comments (23)

(Updated Friday morning with Yale gallery response.) We’d love the money. But higher artistic principles are at stake.

Continue reading ‘Jock Reynolds: Next Move Is BiP’s’ »

Students Craft Rest-Stop Video Pitch

by Allan Appel | Apr 9, 2014 3:00 pm | Comments (1)

Allan Appel Photo After a long night doing who knows what, disheveled guy walks into the I-95 service plaza in Milford. He’s down in the dumps.

Continue reading ‘Students Craft Rest-Stop Video Pitch’ »

BiP: Yale “Beat Me At My Own Game”

by Paul Bass | Apr 4, 2014 9:01 am | Comments (34)

In the wake of his latest public-art coup, the street artist Believe in People issued a manifesto with high praise for Yale’s art gallery—while also appealing to the gallery to hold onto a bronze satirical faux-historical sculpture he created rather than passing it along to an auction, thereby “subverting the principles that we, as a free people, give our lives to.”

Continue reading ‘BiP: Yale “Beat Me At My Own Game”’ »

Gallery Preserves “Believe” Surprise

by Staff | Apr 2, 2014 11:02 am | Comments (20) Rather than play the stuffy spoil-sport, Yale University Art Gallery Wednesday decided to hold onto a satiric plaque affixed to its building by the street artist “Believe in People”—and make sure the work survives.

Continue reading ‘Gallery Preserves “Believe” Surprise’ »

This Wall Will Make Good Neighbors

by Allan Appel | Apr 2, 2014 8:12 am

Allan Appel Photo In a few weeks this wall will bear not only the mural art of nearby Lincoln-Bassett School fifth and sixth graders, but also the aspirations, big and small, of a neighborhood.

Continue reading ‘This Wall Will Make Good Neighbors’ »

Silk Road Comes To Audubon Street

by Allan Appel | Mar 31, 2014 8:15 am

Allan Appel Photo Shen Dawei gave a brush-and-ink monumental traditional Chinese landscape painting to the city of New Haven and Mayor Toni Harp.

One day soon he may try his expert hand at our own scenery, and introduce East Rock and West Rock to art lovers in China.

Continue reading ‘Silk Road Comes To Audubon Street’ »

ArtSpot! Spotted Again

by Allan Appel | Mar 28, 2014 12:38 pm

Allan Appel Photo Theater guy Dexter Singleton had heard of visual artist Gregory “Krikko” Obbott‘s work, but had never met him.

Continue reading ‘ArtSpot! Spotted Again’ »

Events Calendar


SeeClickFix »

Illegal Dumping
Apr 14, 2014 9:40 am
Address: 1655-1799 Chapel Street New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 6

Construction debris - one large cabinet dismantled (3 or 4 pieces about 3 ft X 8...

more »
Tree Trimming
Apr 14, 2014 9:35 am
Address: 257 Quinnipiac Avenue New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 1

Off of Barnes Avenue take a right onto Quinnipiac Avenue, tree is located on the...

more »



N.H.I. Site Design & Development

smartpill design