Concert of many cultures set for Danbury’s Green in June

A free multiethnic, multiarts concert of music and dance will mark the arrival of the World Heritage Cultural Center in Danbury at 55 Main St., according to Sattie Persaud, founder and executive director of the center. The free event, set for Saturday, June 20, will run 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the CityCenter Danbury […] [Read More]

Stamford’s Loft Artists offer summer youth workshops

Pictured, Kavita Bhansali, Jesus Betancour and Natalia Betancour draw a still life during the Loft Artists Association’s free Draw On workshop on Saturday, March 15, 2014. It’s never too early to line up creative opportunities for the summer, especially when it comes to art workshops for young people. Fortunately, Stamford’s Loft Artists Association again will […] [Read More]

Meander amid murals during Westport walking tour May 28

Before his death in Westport in 1981, at the age of 94, Robert L. Lambdin created a multitude of murals that revealed life in Westport during the 1800s — a bustling commercial town with an active scene along the streets and wharf. On Thursday, May 28, the Westport Historical Society will be leading a walking […] [Read More]

Meet Danbury photographer Gary Stanford at Bethel reception for his exhibit, ‘City Limits: The Urban landscape’

A collection of Gary Stanford’s photography, which captures New York City’s vibrant cityscapes and still moments, is on view at Bethel Public Library. “City Limits: The Urban Landscape” juxtaposes the simplicity of a bench in Central Park against the towering structures of New York’s bridges. The photos personify the diversity of the Big Apple. Stanford, of Stanford […] [Read More]
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Traditions converge in Flinn Gallery’s final show of season

Pictured, Kotaro Fukui’s “Silent Flower” will be among the works on display at “Fukui Hsu Mann Wang” at the Flinn Gallery at the Greenwich Library in Greenwich, Conn., from May 7 to June 17, 2015.   They may be shaped by longstanding traditions, but four artists will soon show how contemporary influences, and their own […] [Read More]
Categories: Art, Event, General, Local Talent

In Greenwich, you’ll find tales, not tails in this barn

Pictured, Bonnie Levison will “Story Barn” at the Greenwich Historical Society in Greenwich, Conn., on Thursday, May 21, 2015. The Greenwich Story Barn is back on Thursday, May 21, and for this version, the town’s 375th anniversary is inspiring the yarns that will be spun. Storytellers will offer five-minute tales based on personal experiences and […] [Read More]

Artist and Stamford art space offer a ‘Lonely’ afternoon

For most, a turn at a karaoke mic is but a few minutes. Ryann Slauson is planning a full afternoon of it. On Wednesday, May 20, Slauson, an award-winning multimedia artist, will present “Only the Lonely” at Stamford’s Franklin Street Works. The event is described as an “endurance based” karaoke performance, in which Slauson purports […] [Read More]

Norwalk art gallery makes room for the ‘Boom’

Pictured, “Mermaid No. 17,” a photo by artist Sue Benton of Stratford, Conn., is among the works on display at “Boom,” a show that is running at the Maritime Gallery in Norwalk, Conn., through July 31, 2015. The gallery is located at 11 N. Water St. in the Maritime Garage. How much is too much? […] [Read More]