| Feb 25, 2013
| 9:20 AM
Resource extraction goes on all around us, every day, from grabbing fossil fuels underneath our feet to modern agriculture and livestock cultivation. Irish artist John Gerrard takes "virtual portaits" of modern-day, Stonehendge-like masses that dot the...
| Mar 20, 2013
| 2:20 PM
What exactly is kosher? The short answer is a religious certification given to any cooked or processed food that an observant Jew is permitted to eat. A satisfying answer in detail is not easy, so a visual aid may help: picture three identical matzo...
| Mar 10, 2013
| 5:57 PM
ALBANY, N.Y. — John Gallagher stood there at halftime Sunday inside SEFCU Arena, warmup pants, sneakers, black Hartford hoodie, sipping a cupful of coffee and two teaspoons of wisdom.
Asked how his young Hawks were handling the sudden and...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 10:13 AM
The Hartt School at the University of Hartford will present the musical “On the Twentieth Century,” Thursday, March 14 through Saturday, March 16, at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, March 17, at 3 p.m., in Millard Auditorium, University of Hartford,...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 4:42 AM
Hartford Stage knows who’s in its upcoming production of Twelfth Night, directed by the theater’s new artistic director Darko Tresnjak.
Tresnjak clearly has a thing for familiar faces. Not only do the majority of the Twelfth Night actors...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 7:02 AM
Printmaker Andrew Raftery, who specializes in burin engraving, will speak in Hartford Art School’s Auerbach Lecture Series on Thursday, March 14, at 2:30 p.m.
The event will be held in Wilde Auditorium at Harry Jack Gray Center at University of...
| Jan 23, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Peter McCarty and C. F. Payne, who were honored with the 2012/2013 Georgette and Richard Koopman Distinguished Chairs in illustration at the Hartford Art School, will show their work in an exhibit at Joseloff Gallery at University of Hartford until...
| Mar 5, 2013
| 5:51 AM
Irish artist John Gerrard will speak in the Hartford Art School’s Auerbach Lecture Series on Wednesday, March 6, at 2 p.m. His lecture is titled “Exercise.”
The Irish artist is famous for his “Industrial Portraits,” which...
| May 29, 2013
| 9:07 AM
Nancy Stula, executive director and curator of the Lyman Allyn Art Museum in New London, is leaving that position to become executive director of the William Benton Museum of Art on the campus of University of Connecticut in Storrs. She starts her new job...
| May 19, 2013
| 1:55 PM
A commencement speech that touched on elephant excrement, the stupidity of drinking and driving, and Balzac's thoughts on the relations between the sexes delighted graduates of University of Hartford Sunday, so much so that they gave novelist and...
| May 19, 2013
| 5:33 PM
For nearly 6,900 students who graduated Sunday at colleges around the state, the natural question is: What's next?
Happily, this year's graduates have more reason to be optimistic than those who graduated two or three years ago, although the market...