Category Archives: Art

A conversation with playwright/novelist/performer Charles Busch

March 12th @ 4:30 ~ Ruth Nagel Jones Theatre in Alumnae Hall, Wellesley College FREE! and open to the public. A reception will follow after the conversation with Charles. For information call the Box Office @ 781-283-2000 Charles Busch is the author and star of such plays as The Divine Sister, The Lady in Question, […]

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Dana Hall Dance concert open to public

The Dana Hall School Dance Department presents March: Dance Concert in February on Friday, Feb. 27 and Saturday, Feb. 28 at 7:30 p.m. in Bardwell Auditorium. Admission is $10 for the public and free for members of the Dana Hall The formal dance concert showcases work by student choreographers as well as faculty members Devon Fitchett and Elena […]

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Wellesley Phone Book cover contest is on

The Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club (WHJWC) invites all local artists to submit a cover design for the 2015-2016 Wellesley Phone Book. Submissions must be 8”x10”, camera ready and vertical in format; all media types will be accepted. Entries will be judged on quality, content and how well they represent a special and unique quality of our town. […]

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Oil paintings on display at Wellesley Free Library

A collection of 14 oil paintings, displaying the theme of “light”, brighten the lobby of the Wellesley Free Library until Feb. 27. The paintings are by Marian Dioguardi, a Boston-based artist.

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False alarm: Not another Wellesley College “Sleepwalker” statue

When I first spied this artsy-looking outdoor piece on the Wellesley College campus I assumed it must have been a promotion for the new Parviz Tanavoli exhibit launching this week at the Davis Museum. Yes, I figured it was a less audacious follow-up to last year’s nearly-naked “Sleepwalker” by Tony Matelli. But no, as a small sign […]

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Wellesley artist Mary Brewster Hazelton featured at next Winter Wednesday program for kids

The Wellesley Historical Society, in partnership with the Wellesley Community Center, will be offering the next “Winter Wednesday” children’s program on Wednesday, February 4, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. This is a drop-in program, so families can come and go as their schedules allow. The topic for February 4 will be “What is Art?” Participants […]

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