Arts & Culture

Foyn Iceberg No. 1 (Right Side)
March 11, 2019 Large Image
SMFA at Tufts Traveling Fellow and alumna documents impact of shifting global climate on Antarctica in new exhibit at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

BOSTON and MEDFORD/SOMERVILLE, Mass. (March 11, 2019)—Multidisciplinary artist Georgie Friedman explores the beautiful, desolate and endangered...

painting depicting a woman in clouds held by a chain attached to her ankle
March 8, 2019 Large Image
Making art helps family members and friends suffering addiction’s devastation

Inspired by memories of family weekends in Maine, Bryan painted his canvas with two stick figures riding snowmobiles, a smiley yellow sun beaming...

Kim Berman talks at Tufts
March 7, 2019 Large Image
SMFA alum Kim Berman co-founded a printmaking center in her native South Africa that encourages artists to bring positive change

Kim Berman well remembers February 11, 1990. She watched on television as Nelson Mandela walked out of prison after twenty-seven years of...

a hand-built brick wall in Medford
February 20, 2019 Large Image
An interactive map project that highlights African American historical sites brings together decades of research

Boston has long had a Freedom Trail, marking the spots of historically significant sites, but Tufts history professor Gerald R. Gill had another...

Lynda Cutrell at Tufts with her art
February 20, 2019 Large Image
Lynda Cutrell talks in a Tufts podcast about how art can show that we all suffer and that we need not be alone

Tell Me More is a Tufts University podcast featuring brief...