Grimshaw-Gudewicz Art Gallery

Tonight was the opening reception for Richard Creighton & Barbara Owen at the Grimshaw-Gudewicz Art Gallery in Fall River. Both artists had won the 4th All Media Juror’s Choice Award in last year’s exhibition with juror Maria Napolitano. I had never been to this space before and I’m glad that Babs had the opportunity to show her work there as Continue Reading →

ICA/Boston

While Boston is really just an hour drive from Providence, I think the traffic that plagues the city and surrounding area during high volume times makes it seem even further away for most Rhode Islanders. There’s always quite a bit going on up there, but the drive always seems daunting, even for someone who was somewhat cured of the regional Continue Reading →

MASS MoCA: Part II

In continuation of my trip to MASS MoCA… Moving towards the back of the museum we encountered Lee Boroson’s Plastic Fantastic, which for me was a jaw dropping encounter when we first saw the huge installation Moisture Content. It was if we entered a white, undersea kelp forest or school of jellyfish. One could wander throughout the installation, immersed in Continue Reading →

Griffin Museum of Photography

Another Art Road Trip! This time I journeyed north of Boston to the Griffin Museum of Photography in Winchester, MA with Mara Trachtenberg. I had never heard of this particular museum before, but it is housed in a charming old building that sits beside a pond in this close suburb of Boston.  Striving to fulfill the vision of founder Arthur Continue Reading →

MASS MoCA: Part I

While I love spur of the moment museum and gallery trips, some require a bit more planning and a visit to the Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA) is definitely one that entails some strategy. I’m glad to say that I had the company of the gallerists of GRIN on this my maiden voyage to MASS MoCA. Located a Continue Reading →