Arts & Culture

Holocaust survivor Steve Ross talks to high school students in Boston. The documentary “Etched in Glass: The Legacy of Steve Ross” tells the extraordinary story of Steve Ross’s quest to find the soldier who saved his life.
November 1, 2019 Large Image
“Etched in Glass: The Legacy of Steve Ross” tells the extraordinary story of Ross’s quest to find the soldier who saved his life

It’s hard to keep the lump from rising in your throat when you hear the story of Steve Ross. During World War II, Nazis captured nine-year-old...

A man standing in front of a large piece of art. Dan Jay experiments with chemical elements in his latest exhibition, now on view at Tisch Library.
October 25, 2019 Large Image
Dan Jay experiments with chemical elements in his latest show at Tisch Library

The periodic table is a tidy chart of chemical elements. A new exhibit at Tisch Library whips those elements into artistic chaos.

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Woman standing in front of art work. Boston-based visual artist Daniela Rivera won the prestigious Rappaport Prize from the DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum.
October 21, 2019 Large Image
The Boston-based visual artist’s large-scale and immersive projects reflect themes such as global migration and national identity

Daniela Rivera, SMFA06, is having quite a moment. She just opened a new installation at the Fitchburg Art Museum and mounted a dramatic exhibition...

An art installation, of page sof a book spread serpentine-like along a winding table. What is an artist-book, and how far can it push convention? An exhibition at Tufts proves form is limited only by the imagination
October 7, 2019 Large Image
What is an artist-book, and how far can it push convention? An exhibition at Tufts proves form is limited only by the imagination

Books are both vessels for knowledge and invitations to engage: to read, to think, to feel. ...

Four twisting pillars with glass and light, and a stone monument, on Boylston Street in Boston. SMFA alumnus and sculptor Pablo Eduardo commemorates the Boston Marathon bombing victims in brass, stone, and light.
September 26, 2019 Large Image
Sculptor Pablo Eduardo commemorates the Boston Marathon bombing victims in brass, stone, and light

On April 15, 2013, at 2:49 p.m., the first of two bombs exploded near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, turning city-wide celebration into...

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