The Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation have announced the recipients of the 2014 Lasker Awards. Long recognized as one of the most prestigious scientific and medical awards in the United States, many Lasker Award recipients later receive a Nobel Prize for their contributions to the community.
Kazutoshi Mori and Peter Walter are recognized with an award for basic medical research for discoveries concerning the unfolded ...continue reading
The David Winton Bell Gallery presents Audible Spaces: Tristan Perich, Zarouhie Abdalian, and [The User], an exhibition of sound installations.
Audible Spaces showcases three installations of contemporary sound art that gives viewers the opportunity to explore the subtleties of sound. Tristan Perich, Zarouhie Abdalian, and [The User] have each created environments with sounds that are seemingly uniform but transition and form variations as ...continue reading
The Vets Memorial Auditorium completes a four year, $14.3-million renovation, and re-opens September 20, 2014. Some of the much needed improvements include new backstage dressing rooms, a new loading dock, as well as new heating and cooling systems throughout the venue. The renovation also prominently features the identity designed by Malcolm Grear Designers. For more information please read the article ...continue reading
AIA New England is a regional council of The American Institute of Architects. Each year AIA New England holds the Regional Conference and Awards program, which rotates through the eight New England components (to learn more about AIA New England visit the organization's website).
The 2014 AIA New England Regional Conference and ...continue reading
Countless Connecting Threads: MIT's History Revealed Through Its Most Evocative Objects has been awarded Second Place in the Exhibition Catalogues category of the 2014 NEMA Publication Award Competition. It is an honor for the MIT Museum and Malcolm Grear Designers to earn this distinction from the The New England Museum Association (NEMA).
In 2011, in celebration of MIT's sesquicentennial anniversary, the MIT Museum exhibited 150 ...continue reading
The Bristol Art Museum is hosting an opening reception for the John Udvardy exhibit, "Allegories and Reliquaries" this upcoming Friday, July 25. The exhibition continues through August 31.
Curator Mary Dondero notes, "Udvardy’s sculptural works present viewers with the opportunity to question our understanding of what is factual. His work invites us to discover the sublime through his use of materials and the new art ...continue reading