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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 0

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 0

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 0

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 0

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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Junkyard Gift Guide: Sweet Treats

Junkyard Gift Guide: Sweet Treats

junkyardarts December 4, 2013 0

I love giving food as a gift. There are so many ways to work it into a present, on its own or combined in a basket with other like-gifts. Got a regional rarity? Bring

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9 Pop-Up Art Events in Boston MBTA Stations Tonight

9 Pop-Up Art Events in Boston MBTA Stations Tonight

junkyardarts November 22, 2013 0

Whether this is the worst news or the best news, at least it’s interesting news: tonight (Friday, Nov 22) in Boston’s MBTA stations, 9 unique pop-up art performances will be happening. You can thank

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Last Minute Plans: Steampunk Party at the PEM

Last Minute Plans: Steampunk Party at the PEM

junkyardarts September 25, 2013 0

Well, they are doing it again.  For their Third Thursday event on the 26th, the Peabody Essex Museum is hosting a throw down and this time you should probably not miss it (remember what

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CSA+D : Like Your Monthly Veggie Delivery…But With Art

CSA+D : Like Your Monthly Veggie Delivery…But With Art

junkyardarts September 1, 2013 0

I’m liking the concept behind the Brooklyn Community Supported Art + Design program. Essentially it is a CSA (Community Sponsored Agriculture) program, but instead of getting a basket of veggies delivered to your door,

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Plan Ahead: See The Sandlot at Fenway Park

Plan Ahead: See The Sandlot at Fenway Park

junkyardarts August 9, 2013 0

August is a hot month for The Boston Red Sox’s Fenway Park.  First you’ve got HOVA and JT on the 11th, you’ve got a red hot Sox season winding down, and now your chance

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Last Minute Plans: Boston Hippie Dance Party

Last Minute Plans: Boston Hippie Dance Party

junkyardarts August 1, 2013 0

Get groovy this Friday at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts at their First Friday event! Hosted in the cozy Shapiro Family Courtyard, they’ve got music by DJ Deja, the Hippie Chic exhibition open

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