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Here’s one for the calendar! If you missed glitter artist Camomile Hixon’s magical installation at Diane Birdsall Gallery a few year’s ago, save the date for the opening of Unicorn Stampede at the Lyman Allyn Museum on December 6th. ....
Kim Petersen’s local landscapes are encased in rustic, salvaged frames hewn by Dave. The charming work’s scale suit the Wee House (or any house for that matter) and are so reasonably priced.....

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Take a break from the crazy and see what's hanging in our local museums. ....
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Renowned photographer, Joe Standart, returns to a favorite subject this summer: the people of New London.....
Fifteen events we're looking forward to this Spring! ....
Chester Gallery Postcard Show
Here is a chance to get your hands on some of your favorite local artists’ work in a manageable proportion - postcard sized.....
The transformation of the Florence Griswold Museum’s grounds into this annual Wee Faerie Village installation is nothing less than a phenomenon. ....
Exciting times for the Lyman Allyn: a complete reinstallation of its American Art collection and Elizabeth Enders Exhibit.....
It’s been years since I’d set foot in the New Britain Museum, and with all sorts of big plans in the works, I decided to head up last Sunday.....
This weekend the Wadsworth Atheneum held its grand reopening after a 33 million dollar renovation and updates to thirty-two galleries.....
Average Joe Photo Show
If you missed the Average Joe Photo Show last winter at Lori Warner Gallery, you’ve got another chance to see this fantastic, crowdsourced exhibit. ....
I asked readers for their recent favorites and a bunch of you wrote in with titles. Here's the list. ....
The museum has much to offer this month and during February Break....
Bring an extra set of clothes for this one!....
For those of us suffering a bit of Seasonal Affective Disorder, an afternoon contemplating Halley’s bright canvases is just what the doctor ordered.....
I couldn’t wait to get up to see the freshly renovated galleries of Contemporary Art at the Wadsworth, and the new Coney Island exhibit.....
You would be madder than a hatter not to mark your calendar for this year’s Alice in Wonderland themed Wee Faerie Village!....
Whether you know every lyric to Matchmaker or not, you must go to Fiddler on the Roof at the Goodspeed.....
Kim Petersen’s local landscapes are encased in rustic, salvaged frames hewn by Dave. The charming work’s scale suit the Wee House (or any house for that matter) and are so reasonably priced.....
Here’s one for the calendar! If you missed glitter artist Camomile Hixon’s magical installation at Diane Birdsall Gallery a few year’s ago, save the date for the opening of Unicorn Stampede at the Lyman Allyn Museum on December 6th. ....
For 45 years the Creative Arts Workshop in New Haven has been combing through submissions of glass, ceramics, jewelry, wearable and decorative fiber, and handcrafted furniture for this important annual show of 300 artists. ....
Once a year the Guilford Arts Center becomes an imaginative retail space, packed full of handmade goods from artisans across the country. ....
Everyone makes a beeline for Ann Lightfoot’s sale of past season’s and sample merch, but that isn’t the only reason to head to the Lyme Hall for this annual showcase of Lyme Artists.....
For me, a visit to the artist’s studio helps me to understand the work. That’s why I jumped at the chance to see Kate Cordsen’s studio and preview her photographs and paintings in preparation for her upcoming show at Lori Warner Gallery.....
Not my usual stomping grounds, but the New Britain Museum is worth a trip!....
The Velvet Mill is an ideal spot for a big bash and this one sounds awesome! ....
I’m not missing this! The opening of Mentoring Courtney Love: David LaChapelle & Courtney Love.....
Here are the top two winners and six honorable mentions. Thanks to all who entered!....
Love this! Dress up in your holiday best and head to Diane Birdsall Gallery for a pop-up art project. ....
I can't wait for Interior Inspirations to return to the Lyme Art Association. Eight designers, including Honorary Chair, Larry Laslo (profiled in May 2012 Elle Decor), will transform the galleries into an exquisite designer showcase. ....
Once upon a time, the elves at The Florence Griswold Museum had a brilliant idea. "Let’s invite artists to create fantastical fairy houses and strew them on the grounds of the museum," they mused. ....

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