Arts & Culture

“Changing Course” Art Project in Christopher Columbus Park

The next time you walk under the trellis in Christopher Columbus Park, look up. A sculpture called “Changing Course” is being installed on the underside of trellis along the waterfront.    It consists of hundreds of plastic water bottles collected in just two months from residents and businesses in the North End and Waterfront, painted and Read More…

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Optical Illusion Art Added to The Greenway Near Hanover Street

Earlier this month, the Greenway Conservatory announced that three artists’ work will be installed on the Greenway throughout the Summer. Each artist is contributing art related to the theme of “Playful Perspectives.” One of the three artists, Meredith James, has contributed her piece, Far from this setting in which we now find ourselves, to the Rose Kennedy Read More…

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Eliot Music Ensemble and Eliot Artists Bring “Blues Day” Performance to I AM Books!

I AM Books was packed on Wednesday, May 10th for a collaborative performance and exhibition featuring NEMPAC’s Eliot Music Ensemble as well as Eliot artists spanning from grades 1-4. The event, titled “Blues Day”, was planned by Eliot art teacher Rachel Rizzo and music teacher Stefano Marchese to give students a chance to present their artistry Read More…

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Local Artist Nathan Swain Three Day Show & Auction

For eight years, the art of Nathan Swain has been hanging at the New Spin Laundromat on Salem Street in Boston’s North End. All good things must come to an end. Nate is holding a 3-day show February 18-20 at Artists or Humanity, 100 West Second Street where those paintings and more will be on sale in a Read More…

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Giovanni DeCunto’s “The Family” Series

A longtime fixture at his Lewis Street studio in the North End, Giovanni DeCunto is unveiling an ongoing series called “The Family,” this week at his new gallery in the Seaport District. Giovanni has painted a wide array of world changers including Frank Sinatra, Gianni Versace, Jay Z, Beyonce, Steve Jobs, and so many more. Giovanni DeCunto’s Read More…

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NEMPAC Opens Registration for its 15th Year!

NEMPAC is celebrating it’s 15th Birthday this year and continuing it’s quality, arts program offerings in 2016-17! Program registration opened at NEMPAC last Wednesday, July 15th. NEMPAC is happy to continue partnering with several local schools and organizations including St. John School, Eliot K-8 Innovation School, Charlestown Nursery School, The Good Shepherd School, Charlestown Working Read More…