Fine Arts

Providence Gallery Night:  IN 3D! (well, not really)
July 15, 2013 No Commentby

Providence Gallery Night: IN 3D! (well, not really)

You could find out how truly accessible the fine arts in Providence are by reading it here, or you can ...

Diff'rent Strokes
June 27, 2013 No Commentby

Diff’rent Strokes

Fine arts are making a comeback. Maybe it’s because of our “been there, done that,” mentality in regard to everything ...

Rhode Island College Metalsmithing Students Present Scintilla
May 28, 2013 No Commentby

Rhode Island College Metalsmithing Students Present Scintilla

Each year, students in Rhode Island College’s metalsmithing/jewelry department are asked to organize a gallery exhibition featuring the work of ...

Who Will Represent Providence in the National Poetry Slam?
April 23, 2013 No Commentby

Who Will Represent Providence in the National Poetry Slam?

With the passing of 2013’s National Poetry month, I mourn the random email notifications that there is a poetic happening ...

There's Beauty in the Decay
April 23, 2013 5 commentsby

There’s Beauty in the Decay

I’ve been known to plan entire vacations around street art. Give me a dilapidated building and a dusting of spray ...

Art is Accessible at Gallery Night Providence: Video
April 11, 2013 23 commentsby

Art is Accessible at Gallery Night Providence: Video

I am not an artist. I can’t paint or draw or analyze a landscape. My friends aren’t artists. We don’t ...

Got Poetry Live!
February 26, 2013 No Commentby

Got Poetry Live!

It’s Tuesday night at Blue State Café on Thayer. Like any night, the staff is serving specialty drinks and pastries ...

February 22, 2013 22 commentsby

“Ways of Seeing: American Art” at RISD

The RISD museum furnished a soft light which set a relaxing tone for the “Ways of Seeing: American Art” workshop, ...

Analyzing the artists of North Kingstown’s Shady Lea Mills
December 10, 2012 25 commentsby

Analyzing the artists of North Kingstown’s Shady Lea Mills

I scan my memory searching for a life jacket story, but all I can think about is how clean her ...

2nd Story Answers the Call
November 15, 2012 2 commentsby

2nd Story Answers the Call

J.B. Priestley’s An Inspector Calls opens on a family at a dinner party, coat tails and white bowties in abundance. ...