Category Archives: Art

Oils exhibit at Wellesley library: the painter/doctor is in

Painter Arnold Sheinis is exhibiting his work at the Wellesley main library. A self-described eclectic artist, he has been painting for many years, but on the advice of his early teachers, first he toiled at a day job. After practicing psychiatry for 27 years, Sheinis decided to let his medical degree take a back seat […]

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Wellesley Davis Museum fall schedule takes shape

The Davis Museum at Wellesley College has revealed a handful of exhibits slated to open in mid-September and run through mid-December. *Farideh Lashai: Only a Shadow — An Iranian artist’s multimedia installation plays off Francisco Goya’s work. *Bunny Harvey: Four Decades — landscape paintings and other works from the artist and longtime Wellesley College professor […]

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Save the date: Arts on the Green coming to Elm Bank on July 23

ARTS ON THE GREEN – An Evening at Elm Bank Thursday, July 23, 2015 6:00 pm—8:30 pm The Gardens at Elm Bank, Massachusetts Horticultural Society at 900 Washington Street, Wellesley MassHort invites you to wander the gardens, enjoy live music by The Mavericks, and explore visual artists and their artwork on our Art Walk in the […]

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Eric Barry Photography settles down in Wellesley Square

Photographer Eric Barry is used to capturing perfect images of peoples’ children, families, and wedding days, but finding the perfect studio in Wellesley has proved elusive. A long-time fixture in town, he started out at 402 Washington St., then moved temporarily into the former Follain spot at 50 Central St. (which was Twig before that). Finally, he’s […]

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Looks like artist Christo has visited Wellesley

I could swear that the artist Christo, famous for wrapping things from islands to buildings to statues, has been in Wellesley recently. (Christo’s wife Jeanne-Claude died in 2009; their works were originally credited to Christo, then retroactively attributed to both.)  

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Senior citizens show off art at Wellesley Free Library

The senior artists exhibit at Wellesley Free Library runs until June 29, and features some paintings for sale, ranging in price from $100 to $4,000.

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Wellesley Artists’ Studio Tour set for June 13

On Saturday, June 13, from 10am–5pm, four Wellesley artists will host the second annual Wellesley Studio Tour. The event is free and open to the public. Showing their paintings are: Julia Blake; Carolyn Mackin; Chelsea Sebastian, and Renata Loree. The locations are 201 Weston Rd. (Mackin and Loree) and 20 Chatham Circle (Blake and Sebastian). Here’s […]

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Wellesley Art in the Park exhibit heads indoors

The Wellesley Women Artisans‘ recent Art in the Park event, at which attendees drew pictures from Polaroid photos of people they didn’t know, produced dozens of portraits that are being displayed at Wellesley Free Library until June 15. If you don’t get over to the library, you can also check out the portraits online.  

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