| Jan 18, 2012
| 3:25 PM
Gazing at the walls of the Mennello Museum of American Art, visitors to its newest exhibition won't just be looking at great works of art.
They'll be looking at a love story.
"I fell in love with her the moment I met her," says Michael Mennello of his...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 9:24 PM
The Thursday before Thanksgiving, 10 local artists gathered in the back dining room of 42N Latitude Kitchen & Cocktails for the first ever Comic Art Show. The show covered the entire spectrum of comic book art, from digital design to water-color and...
| Nov 3, 2011
| 4:36 PM
Multimedia artist Geoff McFetridge’s collaboration with Heath Ceramics marks an intriguing shift for both....
| Oct 28, 2011
| 4:37 PM
by MAYER RUS Contemporary Art Gallery 604-681-2700 / contemporaryartgallery.ca A show of 1960s work by......
| Oct 25, 2011
| 4:23 PM
I had almost forgotten about the Allentown Art Museum's free family Sundays since the museum was closed for nearly a year for renovation. But my son remembered, and when we went to the "Much Ado About Everything Family Festival" which kicks off the free...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 9:56 AM
Normally the light in Petra Bachmaier and Sean Gallero's spare Humboldt Park apartment is plain, not funky at all.
"We have these crystals over there where we catch the sun," Gallero said, pointing to a window, "and we just have this prismatic rainbow...
| Nov 26, 2011
On a recent Wednesday night at Blue Chicago, a long-running club downtown, you had to elbow your way forward just to get past the doorman. Men and women in business suits — collars loosened, beers in hand — packed the place, barely leaving...
| Jan 1, 2012
Director Steven Spielberg's "The Adventures of Tintin" starts innocently enough — with Tintin, it always does — at a flea market, where the dauntless boy reporter finds an old model boat. But blistering barnacles! — as his buddy Capt....
| Dec 19, 2011
When I first heard that former Alaskan governor Sarah Palin had said it was "too easy" to criticize the White House for inviting rapper Common to an event, I thought, "Of all the rappers proudly repping the most negative aspects of their backgrounds,...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 12:35 PM
The Old Masters have come to Laurel. Some of the most memorable works of Boticelli, da Vinci, Van Gogh, Picasso, Dali, Wyeth — among others — have been installed at a new museum on Main Street. Ok, so they're not original works. But the high-...
| Dec 25, 2011
One thing I've always admired about Patti Smith is her refusal to be characterized. Rocker, poet, artist, mother: She seems to inhabit each of these roles almost effortlessly, moving among them as if the only difference was in our heads. And why not?...