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Kabinett Gallery Grand Opening

Kabinett Gallery is one of Boston's newest and hippest art galleries. It has recently moved into a large two-level space in the South End's SoWa Thayer St. complex. 

The gallery will be re-launching in the new space with an ambitious and wide-ranging new show titled "Killers & Thrillers," opening on Friday, January 5th with an opening party 6-10 pm.
The exhibition features works by more than 50 artists and works from pre-historic to the present. 
Highlights include: Original concept cover artwork for the sheet music edition of Billy Strayhorn's iconic song "Lush Life," from the collection of Duke Ellington.An extraordinary collection of improvised shanks assembled by the Warden of Folsom Prison, ca. 1950Rare etching of Vincent Van Gogh on his Deathbed, by his Doctor Paul GachetMonumental Knife and Brass Knuckle sculptures by Philippe PerrinAn ancient Chinese Warring States Bronze Short SwordCollection of 1943/44 "Practice Bomb" artworks made b…

Emerson College to Unveil a New, Large-scale Projection Mapping Art Installation on the College’s Historic Little Building

The Emerson College: Uncommon Project will launch the College’s efforts to animate Boylston Street; showcase to include works of local artists and Emerson faculty and students On Friday, December 1, at 7:30 pm, Emerson College will unveil the Emerson College: Uncommon Project, a series of visual and media projected art installations that will illuminate the 13-story façade of the College’s historic Little Building.   The Uncommon Project will launch Emerson’s efforts to animate the Boylston Street corridor as well as strengthen the College’s sense of place and identity by bringing to life the streetscape along Boylston Street and across from the Boston Common to inspire, embrace, and celebrate Boston’s emerging diversity. This large-scale projection mapping showcase will combine both moving and static work of local artists as well as Emerson faculty and students – through a newly created studio class Projections on a Large Scale. Viewable on the ground from the Boston Common and the sur…

5th Annual ‘Salem Holiday Market’

Two days of New England’s best Makers at the 5h Annual ‘Salem Holiday Market’ Hosted by New England Open Markets at Salem Old Town Hall, December 16th & 17th, 2017 11am – 6pm

The Salem Holiday Market is an annual 2-day indie craft show in the heart of downtown historic Salem MA, featuring over 90 of the best local and regional designers and artists around New England. The Salem Holiday Market will be held at the beautifully historic Old Town Hall with two floors of handmade and artisan goods. From vintage homegoods to hand-stitched apparel and more, this year’s Salem Holiday Market is filled amazingly talented creators. 
Artists to note:

Mean and Wroughten: Custom designed, hand hammered and welded steel and aluminum picture frames, cribbage boards, and accessories.
www.meanandwroughten.com

Hasting Studios:Husband and wife Illustrators who maintain their own styles and processes for making art, while showing it together as a couple. http://www.hastings-studio.com/

Morrison Mae: Handcraf…

3rd Annual ‘South Boston Holiday Market’

Celebrating the 3rd Annual ‘South Boston Holiday Market’ Hosted by New England Open Markets and the Innovation and Design Building, December 9, 2017 11am – 6pm
A cheerful one-day event that brings together the best of New England, under one roof, in South Boston’s hip and trendy design district. Over 95 of the region’s top independent artists, makers, designers and food crafters will be selling their unique handmade goods. Back for it's third year, the South Boston Holiday market is the perfect place for handmade holiday gifts.
In addition to the makers, the South Boston Holiday Market boasts four Container Restaurants serving up yummy gourmet eats. What's a container restaurant? It's only the coolest new concept... think Food Trucks, minus the wheels! From hand dyed wools to hand-hammered steel creations, this year’s South Boston Holiday Market is gleaming with rising artisans. 
Artists to note:
Mae Chevrette: Custom designed, hand hammered and welded steel and aluminum pictur…

Future Arts Announces Events for Boston’s Largest Contemporary Arts Festival

Future Arts Announces Events for Boston’s Largest Contemporary Arts Festival Boston, MA: Future Arts, Boston's largest contemporary art festival, has just announced its 2017 schedule and it’s pretty epic. This year’s four-day schedule (October 5-8th) includes a massive lineup of artists from New England, Los Angeles, New York, and beyond. All ages are welcome at the Future Arts Exhibit Hall at the Arts at the Armory in Somerville. Live painting, DJs, bands, performers, an art brunch at the W Hotel, and after parties are scheduled throughout the series.
At its very core, Future Arts is a celebration of the Boston arts community. They’ve been showcasing local and national, emerging and established artists in New England since 2008and are ramping up for their biggest year yet.  
Here's a sneak peek of the artwork! SCHEDULE
Here is the schedule. The Future Arts Exhibition Center is all ages. Stay tuned for additions along the way!

Thursday, October 5 Opening Night!
Future Arts Exhibitio…