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  • Slater Museum Helps Learning At Norwich Free Academy

    Slater Museum Helps Learning At Norwich Free Academy
    Norwich Free Academy is one of two high schools in the United States to have a museum on its campus.  The museum, which was donated to NFA in 1886, has given thousands of students as well as community members a little culture that is typically experienced...
  • Institute for Art and Olfaction elevates the scents

    Institute for Art and Olfaction elevates the scents
    An artful take on Caprese salad — half circles of heirloom tomato, watermelon triangles and mozzarella orbs decorated with violets, caviar-like beads of balsamic vinegar and walnut-pesto dressing — is punctuated by a bright lemon grass aroma...
  • Sighting: Chris Rock visits Gino's East

    Sighting: Chris Rock visits Gino's East
    Comedian Chris Rock has been all over the place promoting his recently released film “Top Five,” including Chicago. Rock met with radio station contest winners while he was here and, it appears, revealed his Chicago pizza allegiance. Here&...
  • Talbott Retiring As Director, CEO Of Wadsworth Atheneum

    HARTFORD — Susan Lubowsky Talbott, who has been director and chief executive officer of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art since 2008, will announce her retirement Friday, Talbott told The Courant. Talbott will stay in the position until the...
  • A crush of 'Nutcrackers'

    A crush of 'Nutcrackers'
    When it comes to generating keen anticipation as Christmas nears, Santa Claus isn't the only source. Every year at this time, people gear up for another appearance (or several) of "The Nutcracker," the ballet with ear-grabbing music by Tchaikovsky and a...
  • Then and now, L.A. women get things done in classical music

    Then and now, L.A. women get things done in classical music
    Comedian Jack Benny once introduced Dorothy Buffum Chandler and her husband, Los Angeles Times publisher Norman Chandler, as Mr. and Mrs. Pavilion. This was very funny because the Times building has a Norman Chandler Pavilion and we all know about the...
  • Museum admission should be free: The state of art in 2014

    Museum admission should be free: The state of art in 2014
    Recently I visited six prominent art museums in two states (Texas and Ohio) and saw a wide variety of rewarding special exhibitions and exceptional permanent collections. Aside from individual works of art, which included some of the most important...
  • Christopher Knight's best art shows of 2014

    Christopher Knight's best art shows of 2014
    These were the 10 most rewarding and provocative Los Angeles art museum shows that I saw in 2014 — plus one that was almost entirely superfluous. They are listed in the order in which they opened to the public: "Tea and Morphine: Women in Paris,...
  • The top Southern California arts and culture headlines of 2014

    The top Southern California arts and culture headlines of 2014
    The year in the arts in Southern California has seen major institutional and creative accomplishments on the one hand and big controversies and disputes on the other. In other words, a typical year. The organizations that made headlines in 2014 provided...
  • Holiday Events

    Holiday Events
    Miami-Dade Embrace the Holidays at Southland Mall Through Dec. 24. Photos with Santa and a Miss Merry Christmas Beauty Pageant for girls of all ages on Dec. 13. 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 12-6 p.m. Sundays. Southland Mall, U.S. 1 and S.W. 205th...
  • Old cottage likely saved at Park Ridge's former Industrial School

    Old cottage likely saved at Park Ridge's former Industrial School
    Park Ridge aldermen are voting for the second time in a year on plans to turn the former Youth Campus into the city's newest large park. While the Park Ridge Park District's original plan for the property at 733 N. Prospect Ave. was approved in April,...