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This Dude Really Hates Renoir

This Dude Really Hates Renoir

junkyardarts October 6, 2015 Comments Off on This Dude Really Hates Renoir

You’ve heard the news already about the hilariously upset person (people?) behind Renoir Sucks At Painting who are picketing the Boston MFA, so I don’t have a lot more to offer on the subject other than

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Strandbeests Make Their Way Through Boston

Strandbeests Make Their Way Through Boston

junkyardarts August 22, 2015 Comments Off on Strandbeests Make Their Way Through Boston

You’ve been hearing a lot about these Strandbeests (“beach animals”) and are probably thinking “oh, yeah, I should look into what the hubbub is about”. Well, fellow Bostonians, the beests will be in our backyard,

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Call For Art: Creative Salem 3×5 Show

Call For Art: Creative Salem 3×5 Show

junkyardarts April 4, 2015 Comments Off on Call For Art: Creative Salem 3×5 Show

I am loving the rise of the small works shows.  They not only allow a larger number of artists to participate but the works themselves are priced to sell which allows normal art-loving folks

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Call For Art: Creative Salem Pop Up Exhibition

Call For Art: Creative Salem Pop Up Exhibition

junkyardarts February 5, 2015 Comments Off on Call For Art: Creative Salem Pop Up Exhibition

  SALEM, MA – here’s your chance to do something worth while this miserable New England winter: Creative Salem and Salem Theatre are hosting a pop up gallery exhibition of 2 and 3D works

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Digital Detox: Talk Face to Face at the PEM

Digital Detox: Talk Face to Face at the PEM

junkyardarts November 17, 2014 Comments Off on Digital Detox: Talk Face to Face at the PEM

I’m bad at this too, so this may seem a little hypocritical, but how about we take a night away from Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and just enjoy some good ol’ direct human interaction? If

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All That Glitters At The Boston MFA’s Hollywood Glamour Exhibit

All That Glitters At The Boston MFA’s Hollywood Glamour Exhibit

junkyardarts September 15, 2014 Comments Off on All That Glitters At The Boston MFA’s Hollywood Glamour Exhibit

Get ready for your close-up: The Boston Museum of Fine Arts opens their latest fashion-focused exhibition with Hollywood Glamour: Fashion and Jewelry from the Silver Screen this Fall and it’s bringing out a twinkle

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To Do: Throwback Game Night at the Peabody Essex

To Do: Throwback Game Night at the Peabody Essex

junkyardarts August 14, 2014 Comments Off on To Do: Throwback Game Night at the Peabody Essex

Looking to get weird on a giant Twister mat in a public space with a bunch of strangers who are also artistically inclined? Well the Peabody Essex Museum (PEM) has the night for you!

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Over There! WWI Posters On View at Boston MFA

Over There! WWI Posters On View at Boston MFA

junkyardarts July 9, 2014 Comments Off on Over There! WWI Posters On View at Boston MFA

From the Boston MFA: Timed to coincide with the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of WWI, this exhibition features fifty wartime posters from the United States and Europe…Many of the works were used to

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Last Minute Plans: Artist Book Signing

Last Minute Plans: Artist Book Signing

junkyardarts June 12, 2014 Comments Off on Last Minute Plans: Artist Book Signing

The wonderful thing about poetry is that despite the original intent, a reader often finds their own meaning in it. Love poems are particularly vulnerable to varied interpretations, changing meaning depending on the reader’s

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Jamie Wyeth Retrospective at Boston MFA

Jamie Wyeth Retrospective at Boston MFA

junkyardarts June 5, 2014 Comments Off on Jamie Wyeth Retrospective at Boston MFA

I can’t think of another artist retrospective I would rather see this summer than that of Jamie Wyeth.  His family is a dynasty of American painters, from grandfather, Newell Convers, “N.C.” (1882–1945), to his father,

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