Boston Ballet Dancers Create Human Pyramid Under Greenway’s Echelman Sculpture [Photos & Video]

Boston Ballet dancers created a human sculpture Wednesday afternoon under the Echelman Sculpture on the Rose Kennedy Greenway. Twelve male dancers formed a pyramid that is part of the first movement from their upcoming 2015-2016 season performing the Third Symphony of Gustav Mahler: A Ballet by John Neumeier. The ballet performance is one of the last Read More…

Time Lapse Video: Greenway Echelman Sculpture Installation

Photographer Julian Tryba volunteered his time and talents to create this special time-lapse video showing the intricate installation of the Janet Echelman sculpture over the Rose Kennedy Greenway. Julian is well known for his time lapse work, most recently from the award winning Boston Layer Lapse. The Greenway Conservancy is hosting a public celebration under the sculpture next Read More…

Neighborhood Photo: Echelman Sculpture From Up High

The view of the Echelman Sculpture over the Greenway is quite the sight from all angles. Joanne Hayes-Rines shares this view from Harbor Towers.   “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Email your best photos to info@northendwaterfront.com. Please include a sentence (or more) telling us about your photo. See past neighborhood photo posts.

The Weekender: Natural Gas Leaks, Dog Park Opens, Record Crowd at TONE, Echelman Sculpture Excitement

With May officially here, the spring blossom has brought numerous additions to the neighborhood, just in time for summer. With the addition of the new dog park in the North End, swinging benches set to be installed soon on the Greenway and the Echelman Sculpture rising up! Take a look at some other things happening around the neighborhood: Top Posts Read More…

10 Things to Know About the Echelman Sculpture on the Greenway

May 2015 update: See photos of the installed Echelman Sculpture in this post. The Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy is building on its reputation for bringing unique public art to the parks with the Echelman floating sculpture set to premier this Spring. The artwork will be suspended by ropes over the Greenway park across from the Intercontinental Hotel. Details of the installation Read More…

The Weekender: Top Posts of the Week Include the Greenway Sculpture, Floating Bridge, Neighborhood Council Updates

Every week we publish The Weekender, recapping the top stories of the week for your convenience to keep up with the local buzz. Had a long and hectic week? We get it. Which is why we started to run weekly reports to find the most viewed posts, and The Weekender was born.  Top Posts This Week: 10 Things to Know About Read More…