Two artists, one exhibit soon to open at Danbury’s @287 Gallery

Robert L. Ferrucci and Anthony Masina, steeped in the style of mixed media and sculpture, respectively, will have their works on display though April 10 as part of “Variations,” the latest show to open at the Cultural Alliance of Western Connecticut’s @287 Gallery in Danbury. An opening reception is set for Jan. 30, 5:30 to […] [Read More]
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Bruce Museum invites emerging art historians to talk art and culture of 17th century

Above, student art historians to speak at Bruce Museum, are shown above. Top row, from left: Michele Frederick, Isabella Lores-Chavez and Denise Giannino; second row, from left: Julia Vazquez and Eleanor Goerss; bottom row, from left: Maggie Law, Rachel Johnson and Sebastián Morales. Greenwich’s Bruce Museum is gearing up for a special series to discuss […] [Read More]

Explore the world of painting, in all its forms, at Stamford’s Franklin Street Works

There’s only a few more weeks left to catch “About Like So: The Influence of Painting,” an exhibition at Stamford’s Franklin Street Works that explores the past, present and future influence of the medium, by looking at its history, the forms it has taken and the materials that have been used. The show curated by […] [Read More]

Exhibit ponders intimate spaces at Drawing Room Gallery in Greenwich

Above, Christopher Gallego of Woodstock, N.Y., whose “Kitchen,” a charcoal and graphite on paper, is pictured, is among four artists whose work is featured in “Inspection: Poetics of Space.” The exhibition will open with a reception on Saturday, Jan. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Drawing Room Art Gallery in the Cos Cob […] [Read More]

Dinosaurs to converge in Stamford downtown this summer

Pictured, Murphy, a Jack Russell and Beagle mix, walks into the scene as Stamford city workers and DSSD employees wash the sculptures from the exhibit, “It’s Reigning Cats & Dogs” in Veteran’s Park in Stamford, Conn. in 2010. This year, dinosaurs are sought to “roam.” (File photo) One year it was cows, another cats and […] [Read More]
Blake Lively

Yale lecturer to ponder the power of pink at Greenwich talk

Pictured, in this May 14, 2014 file photo, American actress Blake Lively poses for photographers on the red carpet during the opening ceremony and the screening of “Grace of Monaco” at the 67th international film festival, Cannes, southern France. Marsala, the wine-influenced, red-kissed color of 2015, was chosen by Pantone. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP, File […] [Read More]

‘Drawn to the Edge’ features work by longtime Westport artist Norma Minkowitz

“Make a Wish,” by artist Norma Minkowitz Norma Minkowitz may be known for her fiber art, but a new exhibition will showcase another expression of her talent – her drawings. This longtime Westport artist will be featured in a solo show at the Westport Library through March 25. A reception is set for Jan. 16. […] [Read More]

January begins with jazz in downtown Stamford

  Pictured, Maria Tiscia sings on stage as the opening act for Dianne Reeves during Jazz Up July at Columbus Park in Stamford on Wednesday, July 31, 2013. Staff photo/Jason Rearick Brazil makes a stop in Stamford next weekend when the jazz quartet Rio Bound performs a mix of Brazilian jazz favorites during an afternoon […] [Read More]

Free concert in Fairfield features rising talent Anna Han

Pictured, Anna Han performs during the 2012 New York International Piano Competition in New York City. She earned first place in that competition when she was only 16. She is currently studying music at Juilliard in New York City. She will offer a free recital at Fairfield University’s Regina A. Quick Center in Fairfield, Conn., […] [Read More]

Fairfield University’s Quick Center names new director

Peter Van Heerden, (file photo), who has served as the Westport Arts Center executive director for the past three years, recently was named the new executive director of Fairfield University’s Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts. He will begin his post Jan. 13, according to a news release. A resident of Westport, Van Heerden […] [Read More]