Lesley University hosts photographer and multimedia artist Carrie Mae Weems on Thursday as the latest presenter in its free Strauch-Mosse Visiting Artist Lecture Series.
The pop artist who painted the Boston Gas tank alongside Interstate 93 in Boston, creating an instant landmark, is getting a special exhibition starting Thursday at Harvard with free hours, a panel discussion, reception and StoryCorps collecting reminisces.
It’s no mistake that “Images of Grief and Healing” is co-curated by Emily Newmann, a therapist who facilitates grieving and art therapy groups, workshops and dinners in Newton, Brighton and Cambridge.
“In/Sight,” displays work by 55 professional artists from Cambridge and Somerville in a show starting with an opening reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in Porter Square.
The Harvard Art Museums collections have been online for more than a decade on their own website, but this week 1,061 high-resolution images got added to the Google Cultural Institute, bringing a bunch of cool new features.
Just as city councillors move for action on enacting beekeeping laws, Cambridge gets another example of what the insects mean to our culture: an exhibition of encaustic prints at Maud Morgan Arts’ Chandler Gallery.
Friends of Alewife Reservation artists inspired by the beauty of the Alewife Reservation and Silver Maple Forest have gathered their work for display through May 31, with an opening reception held Wednesday.
Drinkwater’s in Porter Square is usually engaged in the quiet business of suiting up men of a certain style, but Janet Malenfant’s “colorful, playful” work lends it a vibrant energy through Aril 11.
It’s been three decades, but East Cambridge’s Clay Dragon is roaring again – in Brockton, where The Fuller Craft Museum has gathered the work of 10 ceramics artists for “Legacy of Fire: Clay Dragon Studios Revisited.”
A 10th-grader from the Community Charter School of Cambridge has won the fifth annual Arlington International Film Festival poster contest.