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Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction at MoMA

Women Artists and Postwar Abstraction at MoMA »

By: Richard Malinsky

Making Space is an exhibition at New York’s Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) featuring nearly 100 works of postwar abstraction by more than 50 women artists. It... more

Joe Papagoda: Myth, Vision and Art in North Haven, CT

Joe Papagoda: Myth, Vision and Art in North Haven, CT »

By: Richard Malinsky

Joe Papagoda, an accomplished young artist living and working in North Haven, Connecticut, is gaining greater attention now for blazing new conceptual... more

browngrotta arts

browngrotta arts »

By: Sherri Daley

  A rare combination of private home and occasional public exhibition space, the house at 276 Ridgefield Road in Wilton,... more

Susan Powell Fine Art

Susan Powell Fine Art »

By: Sherri Daley

Successful collectors and gallery directors have an eye for creative vision—especially as it pertains to subject matter. On the Connecticut shoreline, this... more

Madison’s Hot New Gallery Leads a Double Life

Madison’s Hot New Gallery Leads a Double Life »

By: Sherri Daley

Coastal Connecticut Magazine and The Empty Spaces Project Quirky Wall Street in Madison, Connecticut, is no stranger to art, or even media. But 36 Wall... more

Glass Menagerie

Glass Menagerie »

By: Lindsay Rizza

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Salon Life at Beechwood Arts in Westport

Salon Life at Beechwood Arts in Westport »

By: Sherri Daley

Salon life at Beechwood Arts in Westport Gertrude Stein had her friend, American painter Alfred Maurer, hold a lighted match up to Cezanne's paintings so... more

The Heart and Soul of Chef Jacques Pépin

The Heart and Soul of Chef Jacques Pépin »

By: Emily Cahill

The master gourmand on food, and the art of living With the holidays swiftly approaching, it’s hard to imagine a more inviting scene than sharing food and... more

Artists and Spaces

Artists and Spaces »

By: Sherri Daley

Artists reclaim lost industrial spaces, with wondrous results Artists searching for solitude, space, and light find themselves in the strangest... more

The Quest for Longitude

The Quest for Longitude »

By: Edward R. Ricciuti

An English artisan with little formal education (but super woodworking skills) developed the navigational device that in the 17th Century charted the course of... more

Adult Coloring Books Rekindle Creativity

Adult Coloring Books Rekindle Creativity »

By: Paul Adler

Adult coloring books are rekindling creativity Long considered an activity for kids – like naptime – coloring books are now becoming a hot commodity... more

Finders Keepers

Finders Keepers »

By: Sherri Daley

Found Objects Art Thrives in Connecticut Perhaps it is because they’re closer to the ground, but little kids see things we grown-ups often miss: a... more

Against the Tide: Kristina Newman-Scott

Against the Tide: Kristina Newman-Scott »

By: Owen McDonald

As Director of Culture for the State of Connecticut, Kristina Newman-Scott has what some might see as an impossible job: overseeing the labyrinth of... more

Junk Jewelry Heals the Planet

Junk Jewelry Heals the Planet »

By: Sherri Daley

Daniel Lanzilotta holds up a striking necklace made out of what looks like exquisite beads, delicately twisted wire, and unusual gemstones. In truth, nearly... more

A Haunting Display of Art and Sculpture

A Haunting Display of Art and Sculpture »

By: Tom Soboleski

Great art can stimulate, inspire, and provoke. It can also portray history's human miseries in stark and haunting ways. Ireland’s Great Hunger Museum in... more

A local record label remakes the music biz

A local record label remakes the music biz »

By: Rob Marchese

With its DIY roots and unique sensibilities, local record label Twin Lakes Records seems perfectly at home in Branford, Connecticut. Yet its reach extends far... more

Born to OutRUN (a Spotify Playlist)

Born to OutRUN (a Spotify Playlist) »

By: Staff

Madison native Elizabeth Shuman is the inspiration for OutRUN 38, a charitable organization started by her childhood friend, Nicole Crettella Burke. The goal... more

Stratford-upon-Housatonic

Stratford-upon-Housatonic »

By: Maelina Frattaroli

“We few. We happy few. We band of brothers, for he today That sheds his blood with me Shall be my brother.” -William Shakespeare; Henry... more

Against the Tide: Brett Elliott

Against the Tide: Brett Elliott »

By: Owen McDonald

Brett Elliott makes theater happen. He parlayed a gig managing his high school’s new auditorium at 18 into a theater degree from Michigan’s Saginaw Valley... more

David Fisch’s Summer Sizzle Playlist

David Fisch’s Summer Sizzle Playlist »

By: Owen McDonald

  Summer's here...time to bust out the jams! We asked our good friend FM 104.1 deejay David Fisch to put together an exclusive summer... more