Arts & Culture Event Notices

Celebrate Public Art and World Labyrinth Day at the Armenian Heritage Park

Join the Armenian Heritage Park on The Greenway on Saturday, May 4 at 12:45 p.m. to celebrate public art and world labyrinth day! This two-part celebration during ArtWeek Boston is in collaboration with Age-Friendly, Boston Strong Commission, Boston APP/Lab, The Eliot K-8 Innovation School, Boston Public Schools, Greenway Conservancy, NorthEndWaterfront.com, SPARK Boston and Friends of Heritage Read More…

Arts & Culture Featured

7 Artists and 7 Fishes Celebrates New Boston Harbor Pop-Up Museum

Bringing an artistic angle to the traditional Feast of the Seven Fishes was the “7 Artists & 7 Fishes” exhibition celebrating local artists and sustainable seafood at the brand new pop-up museum by Save the Harbor/Save the Bay. Held on December 6th at the Boston Harbor Pop-Up Museum, 226 Causeway Street, the “7 Artists & Read More…

Arts & Culture Featured

Abstract Sculpture on the Greenway Reconfigured for 2018 Season

The split rhomboid dodecahedron monument at the Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway, known as the Abstract Sculpture, was reconfigured on Sunday for the 2018 season. Made out of steel and aluminum, the Abstract Sculpture changes its shape each year. The debut of this year’s sculpture is one of the 24 possible configurations, featuring a tall wide center over a split Read More…

Arts & Culture

Public Art Update for North Square Story Project

A+J Art+Design gave an update on the North Square public art project at this week’s meeting of the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC).  A new website has been setup to provide in depth information about the project in progress, share social media links, and allow the community to give feedback and participate in the Read More…

Community

Reader Poll: What Is Your Favorite Sculpture of the North Square Proposed Artwork?

Last April, A+J Art+Design was selected to create a public artwork for North Square in conjunction with the North Square renovations. The reconstruction groundbreaking occurred in early October, and A+J Art+Design recently unveiled the North Square public art project website. The proposed artwork features four sculptures pertaining to the history and culture of the North End. What Read More…

Arts & Culture Photos & Videos

Photo: Tip of the Iceberg in Channel

The latest public art exhibit is on display in Fort Point Channel, appropriately titled “Iceberg” by Gianna Stewart. Jean Eisenstadt captures the new art in this photo.   “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Submit your interesting photos using our Submit a Post form or tag @northend.waterfront on Instagram. Please include a caption Read More…

Daily Briefs

Election Day Brief: Get Out and Vote, Paving Today, Greenway Art Lecture, Zoning Meeting

Election Day – Tuesday, September 26th Get out and vote! On election day, polls are open 7:00 am to 8:00 pm. Today is the preliminary election. The top two vote getters today will face off on the general municipal election ballot on November 7th, 2017. In addition to the Mayor’s Race, both District 1 and District 2 Read More…

Photos & Videos

Photo: Greenway Face Projection

Catching a projection on the Greenway’s “The Meeting House“. (Photo by Dr. Joe Mendola). “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Submit your best photos using our Submit a Post form or tag @northend.waterfront on Instagram. Please include a caption or story telling us about your photo. See past neighborhood photo posts.

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…

Arts & Culture Community Featured

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…

Arts & Culture Community Featured

North Square Art Installation Discussed at Residents’ Association Meeting

At the May 2017 North End / Waterfront Residents’ Meeting, the A+J Art+Design Team showed new renderings of the public art to be placed in North Square. The sculptures will be erected throughout the North Square renovations beginning this Summer. Before the public art was discussed, future renovations to the square were shown. The project manager on Read More…