Many of us are familiar with the 1967 Disney movie The Jungle Book, which tells the story of Mowgli, a young boy raised by animals in the jungles of India. The story has inspired a new musical opening this weekend at the Huntington Theatre Company in Boston.
AS220 was founded in 1985 by a collective of artists with a manifesto and budget of just $800, and it has since blossomed into a multifaceted home for uncensored, community-centered art.
Rare and ancient Quran pages are on display at the Museum of Fine Arts right now, in an exhibit called “Sacred Pages: Conversations About The Quran.”
What you may not know, is that the genius of Michelangelo goes beyond painting, fresco and sculpture and extends into the fields of architecture, engineering, and drawing.
When you walk into the Mass MoCA, you are immediately struck by it’s size, it’s soaring ceilings. What you may not know is that the history of the building spans some two hundred years of economic and industrial development in New England.
Visual imagery continues to play a key role in the Boston Marathon story. But now, we’re seeing images of healing, and solidarity. One of the most arresting of these images appears on the cover of the latest issue of Boston Magazine.
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