Opening Reception “Reflecting the Times”

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Opening reception for “Reflecting the Time”s at Galleries at Lynn Arts! Don’t miss this opportunity to view artworks created by talented, local black artists who work in a variety of art mediums and techniques. Bring a snack for our sharing table. Drinks are provided. While you are here “pop” into GALA Community Gallery for “Small Works”, a cash and carry …

Isaiah Hope – Dream in Blue

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Isaiah Hope Dream in Blue 301 Frame Gallery Through February 12, 2023 Dream in Blue is a new installation for the 301 Frame Gallery by Montserrat alumnus, Isaiah Hope (’22).  Many artists go through periods of obsession with a theme that becomes the focus and embodiment of their work. For some, it’s a creature, an object, a style, a person, or …

Allison Maria Rodriguez – Legends Breathe – Reception

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Allison Maria Rodriguez Legends Breathe Montserrat Gallery January 23 – March 4, 2023 Reception: Wednesday, February 1, 5-7 Artist Talk: Thursday, February 9, 11:10AM – 12:00PM, Room H201 Legends Breathe is an ongoing, flexible, multi-channel video installation by Allison Maria Rodriguez that explores the power of creativity and the imagination in overcoming trauma. The project is based on interviews Rodriguez conducted with female-identified …

Allison Maria Rodriguez – Legends Breathe – Artist Talk

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Allison Maria Rodriguez Legends Breathe Montserrat Gallery January 23 – March 4, 2023 Reception: Wednesday, February 1, 5-7 Artist Talk: Thursday, February 9, 11:10AM – 12:00PM, Room H201 Legends Breathe is an ongoing, flexible, multi-channel video installation by Allison Maria Rodriguez that explores the power of creativity and the imagination in overcoming trauma. The project is based on interviews Rodriguez conducted with female-identified …

Allison Maria Rodriguez – Legends Breathe

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Allison Maria Rodriguez Legends Breathe Montserrat Gallery January 23 – March 4, 2023 Reception: Wednesday, February 1, 5-7 Artist Talk: Thursday, February 9, 11:10AM – 12:00PM, Room H201 Legends Breathe is an ongoing, flexible, multi-channel video installation by Allison Maria Rodriguez that explores the power of creativity and the imagination in overcoming trauma. The project is based on interviews Rodriguez conducted with female-identified …

PEM Celebrates Earth Day with two new Exhibitions & Special April School Vacation Week

This spring, just in time for Earth Day, the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) presents two exhibitions and special April School Vacation Week programming that explore the climate crisis and our role in it. Climate Action: Inspiring Change (April 16, 2022–July 30, 2023) is a timely and urgent exhibition that explores how we can transform the climate crisis into hope for our shared …

PEM Celebrates Earth Day with two new Exhibitions & Special April School Vacation Week

This spring, just in time for Earth Day, the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) presents two exhibitions and special April School Vacation Week programming that explore the climate crisis and our role in it. Climate Action: Inspiring Change (April 16, 2022–July 30, 2023) is a timely and urgent exhibition that explores how we can transform the climate crisis into hope for our shared …

PEM Combines Renowned Native American and American Art Collections to Explore National Identity Through Creative Expression

This winter, the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) opens a new gallery that, for the first time, combines its Native American and American collections. On This Ground: Being and Belonging in America brings together more than 250 historical and contemporary works from its collections to consider what it means to belong to a community, place, family and nation. Spanning more than 10,000 years …

The Fine Art of Window Dressing

From Peabody Essex Museum By Victor Oliveira It never fails to amaze me how downtown Salem transforms itself quicker than a rock star doing a costume change in the middle of a concert. It starts in the spring as a quaint seaside destination, with foot traffic picking up in summer. Then autumn arrives, bringing with it a complete change of …