Arts

“Essence” by Ramon Santiago on Display at LynnArts

12.5.16 A show of collected works called “Essence” by Domincan-born Lynn artist Ramon Santiago are now on display in the front gallery of the LynnArts Building through December 24th, 2016. The opening reception for Essence was Saturday evening and included a performance by Cultura Latina Dance Academy.

5 Questions: Shenea Booth

11.23.16 5 Questions is a series by Steve Duffy –     Shenea is an acrobatic gymnast who represented the USA at the 2001 World Games, the 2002 World Championships, and the 2004 World Championships in the Mixed Pair event. After retiring from gymnastics, she joined Cirque du Soleil. This is the first year that…

Photos from the Lydia Pinkham and LynnArts Open Studios Saturday

11.21.16 Lydia Pinkham’s annual open studios were Saturday and Sunday this past Weekend, and LynnArts held an open studios cross-promoted with Lydia Pinkham on Saturday. One artist commented that they saw more foot traffic in their Lydia Pinkham studio Saturday than they had seen in their former Somerville location during their open studios. Not every…

Raw Art Works Opens “In a Word” at Blue Ox

11.15.16 Earlier this evening Raw Art Works supporters and alumni gathered at the Blue Ox to celebrate the opening of In a Word. In RAW’s 2013 exhibit, “In a Word,” our young artists unearthed words not commonly used and created new words that described issues, situations, and qualities that our current words do not capture.…

Photos from Visionspace’s Pop-up Art Show

11.13.16 On Saturday, November 12th, Visionspace Gallery in City Hall Square held what they called a “Pop-up art show” with live painting by featured artists Jessie Nocella, Laura Cabrera, Emilie Errié and Rachel Rose. Plus, anyone could join in the live painting with their own canvas. Music was provided by The Notorious BKS. To see…

West Side Story

11.11.16 Theatre Review by Steve Duffy – Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is transported to modern-day New York City, as two young idealistic lovers find themselves caught between warring street gangs, the ‘American’ Jets and the ‘Puerto Rican’ Sharks. Their struggle to survive in a world filled with hate, violence, and prejudice is one of this…

Art by Tali Marotz on Display at Land of a Thousand Hills

10.7.16 On Saturday Land of a Thousand Hills Coffee on Munroe Street hosted an opening reception for artist Tali Marotz, whose work is currently on display. The event featured live jazz and a some complimentary snacks in addition to the regular cafe fare. For more information on the artist, visit www.talimarotz.com It’s LynnHappens policy not…

Lydia Pinkham Artists Exhibit Downtown

10.18.16 Sunday was the opening reception for Fine Artists of the Lydia Pinkham in the main gallery of the LynnArts Building, part of the Lynn Museum / LynnArts campus downtown. On exhibit through November 15th are works by – Jackie Diehl Rolf Flor Todd Gieg Christine Johnson Jill Madigan Freda Nemirovsky Kathy Speranza Mary Spitzer…