| Feb 19, 2013
| 12:25 PM
It's not enough to just foster arts programming in schools. When our children take an interest or show a talent in the arts, their love and talent must also be fostered with care, opportunity and experience. The Shoreline Arts Alliance has hosted a juried...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Sunday marks the 10th annual Connecticut Historic Gardens Day. Fourteen lush and floral outdoor spots count themselves as members, and quite a few of them fall in our neck of the woods. Contact each site directly for more info about any special events...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 5:13 AM
Lyme Art Association, 90 Lyme St. in Old Lyme, presents “Old Lyme Landscapes: A Salute to Our Founders” from Friday, June 14, to Sunday, July 28.
Many works will be by Lyme impressionists in the early to mid-1900s. This is “Farm with...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 5:27 AM
The Cooley Gallery, 25 Lyme St. in Old Lyme, is celebrating the publication of Christian Brechneff and Tim Lovejoy’s book “The Greek House: The Story of a Young Painter's Love Affair with the Island of Sifnos,” with an exhibit of...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 5:16 AM
The Early Summer Exhibition at the Alexey von Schlippe Gallery of Art, in the Branford House Mansion, on UConn’s Avery Point Campus in Groton, will feature works by Ron Abbe of Meriden, Corina Alvarezdelugo of Branford, Gilbert V. Boro of Old Lyme...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 11:18 AM
By Elizabeth Johns
Special to The Herald-Mail
“New England Afternoon” radiates the bright yellows and greens of summer. A dark, sinuous creek leads the viewer into the landscape through a foreground dotted with livestock. Blue-tinged...
| Feb 12, 2013
| 7:30 AM
“At Our Best,” an exhibit of work by artists who were or are based in Connecticut, that were created between 1830 and 2013, will be on the walls at Cooley Gallery, 25 Lyme St. in Old Lyme, until Saturday, March 30.
Artists on show include...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 7:59 AM
Fresh Ayer Gallery, in The Old Lyme Shopping Center at 19 Halls Road in Old Lyme, presents oil paintings by Katia Jirankova Levanti, beginning with an artist’s reception on Saturday, Feb. 16, from 5 to 7 p.m., and running until Wednesday, March 6....
| Feb 4, 2013
| 9:57 AM
The 4th Annual “A Contemporary Look” exhibit at Lyme Art Association, 90 Lyme St. in Old Lyme, will be on the walls until Saturday, Feb. 23.
Artists on exhibit include Elizabeth Enders, Lori Warner, Susan Newbold, and William Rhodes. (This...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Get the family out of the house this weekend. Old Lyme's Florence Griswold Museum hosts a Winder Wonderment Weekend on Feb. 9 and 10. On both days, visitors will be able to view the museum's newest exhibit, Arthur Heming: Chronicler of the North. Hands-on...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Florence Griswold Museum, 96 Lyme St. in Old Lyme, has a bunch of activities planned in January to accentuate its currently hanging exhibits.
Here’s the lineup:
Thursday, Jan. 17, at 2 p.m.: “Ellen Axson Wilson & First Ladies of the 21st...