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The Fenway Alliance to Receive National Endowment for the Arts Grant

The Fenway Alliance to Receive National Endowment for the Arts Grant

In the second major grant announcement of fiscal year 2015, the NEA has awarded a grant to The Fenway Alliance to deepen the experience of its annual Opening Our Doors festival through an intergenerational Opening Our Doors Arts Residency program (OAR).  In partnership with local underserved youth and seniors, OAR uses the arts to engender […]

Out and About June

Out and About June

“Boy on Beach” by Patricia Greystone
Monday June 1st
The Cultural Work of the Serial in US Literature
12 PM / Free / Massachusetts Historical Society
This project gives an overview of serial fiction in the early republic and explores its particular uses and features. What role did seriality play in the lives of authors, writers, and editors? Why […]

Second PreXFenway Videos Available Now

Second PreXFenway Videos Available Now

Videos from the Second annual PreXFenway are available now. Hear this year’s finalists talk about gentrification, improv comedy as a tool of for creative growth, the changing nature of philanthropy among Millennials, the connection between neuroscience, music and cultural understanding, and more.

May’s Out and About

May’s Out and About

Friday May 1st
Psychology Department Colloquium
3 PM / Northeastern University / 215 Shillman
Lecture: Dr. George Sperling, Distinguished Professor from the University of California, Irvine, Cognitive Sciences Department, and Member of the National Academy of Sciences, will be giving a talk entitled “Deriving computational models for temporal, spatial, and feature attention.”
The Boston Conservatory Wind Ensemble
8 PM / […]

Public by Design Public Art Panel for Boston Design Week

Public by Design Public Art Panel for Boston Design Week

Panelists George Thrush, Dean of NEU School of Architecture; Janet Oberto, Brand Strategist for Selbert Perkins; Rachel Hampton,  Architect at Goody Clancy;  Toni Gaspard, Community Liaison of the First Church of Christ, Scientist; Matt Hincman, Professor at MassArt; Kim Poliquin, Architect at Brian Healy Architects; Murray Dewart of the Boston Sculptors Group; and Jean Kim, […]