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.
Tessa Johnson and CeCe Colón celebrated this week’s Supreme Court decision legalizing same-sex marriage by creating sidewalk chalk art on newly paved Lakeview Avenue.
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.
“Becoming Undone” by Zoe Dance; “Alchemy: Old Metal = New Form” group art show; five-band, 18-plus rock show; Roman Polanski’s “Repulsion”; and Andrew Mayer comedy CD recording.
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.
First-Ever Street Performer Festival, all-ages Spring Fair and rummage sale, Seventh Annual Citywide Cambridge Arts Open Studios, “Free Verse” public writing event and “Weird, Fantastic, & Sublime” storytelling.
“Metal and Fire: The Children of Vulcan” art show; free ping-pong tournament; Cambridge Youth Dance Program’s spring concert; American Classics and Tin Pan Alley’s “Tin Pan Opera” show; and free Cambridge Symphony Chamber Players concert.
High-tech art about memory, scent and sound; Annual Bookish Ball & Shakespeare’s Birthday Celebration; “TV Guidance Counselor” podcast with Eugene Mirman and Jon Glaser; talk and tasting about the science of coffee; and a Poetry Grudge Match.
Slow Art Day; the Kuumba Singers of Harvard College; CRLS Spring Benefit Jam a cappella show; Thai Cultural Night ’15 with all-you-can-eat Thai food; and the Rock ’n’ Roll Rumble Preliminary Night 1.
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.