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
The exhibition features works by more than 50 artists and works from pre-historic to the present.
- 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. 1950
- Rare etching of Vincent Van Gogh on his Deathbed, by his Doctor Paul Gachet
- Monumental Knife and Brass Knuckle sculptures by Philippe Perrin
- An ancient Chinese Warring States Bronze Short Sword
- Collection of 1943/44 "Practice Bomb" artworks made by US Army Soldier