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  • Art Bra 2015

    Art Bra 2015

    About 500 people attended the fashion show and charity auction titled Art Bra at the Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford  on Thursday, Aug. 20. The event benefits After The Storm, a group that helps cancer survivors in the aftermath of their diagnosis. Watch a video of the runway here.

  • Special Olympics Dream Ride

    Special Olympics Dream Ride

    The 15th annual Dream Ride brought hundreds of motorcycles, classic cars and luxury vehicles to Farmington Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 22 and 23 topped off with the "Dream Show" at the Farmington Club, with food, live music, a pet adoption fair and more. Participants from 15 states and eight countries...

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  • Real Art Ways Puts Out Strongly Worded Plea For Funding

    Real Art Ways Puts Out Strongly Worded Plea For Funding

    Real Art Ways sent out Wednesday a strongly worded call for funding, pointing out shortfalls in its expected contributions and stating that "longevity is not a guarantee," implying that the Hartford art space might not last long without a quick infusion of cash.

  • 'Sodalicious' Pop Art Show At Dirt Salon

    'Sodalicious' Pop Art Show At Dirt Salon

    In the '80s, after graduating from Hartford Art School and Rhode Island School of Design, Beth Phillips worked as a photographer in New York. She documented artworks for gallerists, curators and artists, including Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat. Phillips worked with them when they were alive,...

      • An Exciting Reinstallation At NBMAA

        An Exciting Reinstallation At NBMAA

        In preparation for the unveiling of its big new wing this fall, the New Britain Museum of American Art has reinstalled all of its second-floor galleries. There are now dedicated spaces for surrealism, abstract expressionism, conceptualism, photorealism, pop art, photography, even "bad art."


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      • 'Georgia O'Keeffe' Film At NBMAA

        'Georgia O'Keeffe' Film At NBMAA

        New Britain Museum of American Art shows art-related films on the last Thursday of every month. This month's offering is a Lifetime movie on the life and work of Georgia O'Keeffe.

          • 'The Kindergarten Teacher' At Cinestudio

            'The Kindergarten Teacher' At Cinestudio

            A teacher with an unsatisfying life finds a mission in "The Kindergarten Teacher."

              • Three Saturdays Of Classic Films At Wesleyan

                Three Saturdays Of Classic Films At Wesleyan

                Wesleyan University College of Film, 301 Washington Terrace on the campus in Middletown, presents a three-film series of movies chosen and hosted by Middletown Mayor Daniel T. Drew. The movies will be on three consecutive Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. The titles and dates are:

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