photogreene

New shows highlight Stamford, Darien photographers

on
Want some art with that toast, or bagel? Two exhibitions are now on display in nearby businesses that put the focus on some local photographers. J. Edward Greene is enjoying a solo show of his work at Curley’s Diner in downtown Stamford. Nearly 10 images may be found on the walls, evidence of the various […] [Read More]
Categories: Art, Event, General, Local Talent
st0705beaches-2003

Stamford scene captures spot in ‘Revolutionary Views

on
Pictured, a scene from Cove Island Park in Stamford, Conn. File photo/Jason Rearick Are you already making plans for those fall trips? Connecticut’s Office of Tourism is a step ahead, with a new fall marketing campaign that features new ways to get a view of the state’s many treasures, opportunities to share with others your […] [Read More]
southpacific

‘South Pacific’ coming to WBT

on
Back when I was a Girl Scout in the early 1970s, our troop performed a song about vowing to “wash that man right out of my hair.” We twirled and pretended to work up some lather while singing. It must have been quite a sight. Soon after, I learned that tune is one of many […] [Read More]
Categories: General
HUNTER

A call for artists and photographers

on
  Kent Art Association invites artists and photographers to enter its silent auction. The auction reception will take place Oct. 11 from 5 to 6 p.m.  Studio paintings, plein-air paintings, prints, fine art photography, sculpture, and computer prints can be entered. The sculpture seen above, titled “The Hunter” by Denis Bialek, will be among the items. You do […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Best of Fall: Apple Picking in Southwestern Connecticut

on
UPDATE: And the winner is…Blue Jay Orchards! Readers voted Blue Jay Orchards in Bethel the best spot for apple picking in Southwestern Connecticut – but only by a hair. Silverman’s Farm in Easton fell behind by only one vote. Congratulations to Blue Jay Orchards and Silverman’s Farm! Fall officially arrives on Tuesday, and that means […] [Read More]
Categories: General
estate3

Half-price preview set for ‘Dividing the Estate’

on
“Dividing the Estate” mixes comedy and family drama on stage  at The Sherman Playhouse. The show opens Friday, Sept. 19, at 8 p.m., but there’s a half-price preview on Thursday, Sept. 18. This is the tale of matriarch Stella Gordon, who is determined not to divide her 100-year-old Texas property, despite her family’s declining wealth and a looming […] [Read More]
Categories: General
nt0912afghan-001.jpg

Kent talk on lives of Afghan street children

on
 The lives of working street children in Afghanistan will be explored in a program Sunday, Sept. 21, at Kent Memorial Library. The 1:30 p.m. event features speaker Eng. Mohammed Yousef, founder of the Afghan organization, Aschiana. “Eighteen years ago I was walking home from work and a child asked if I needed my shoes polished. […] [Read More]
Categories: Event, General, KIds
Guerrilla_Girls_Benvenuti_alla_Biennale_Femminista_detail_2005-12

New Guerrilla Girls exhibition makes rare stop at Fairfield University

on
It has been nearly 30 years since the Guerrilla Girls first arrived, calling attention to inequality in the art world. In the years that followed, the group expanded its reach, seeking social change beyond the world of art. After its initial public debut – at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City in […] [Read More]
Categories: Art, Event, General