All posts tagged WBUR

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A passionate collector

When Deputy Director Lynda Roscoe Hartigan was arranging to bring Shoes: Pleasure and Pain to PEM from London’s Victoria and Albert Museum, she knew she would find a way to …

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Thinking about ‘The Thinker’

“This awful Thinker: seen from his left, he looks like a bird of prey contented with the vengeance he has meted out to the vile of the earth; a composition …

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PEMcast 006: Getting outside

I swear, in the months leading up to the release of this episode of the PEMcast, which we’re calling Getting Outside, we had no idea that temperatures would reach 60 …

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Patricia Michaels now

As a child, Patricia Michaels would go to the public library in Santa Fe, New Mexico and look at art books filled with pictures of Native American objects. She noted …

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Wonder of the Strandbeests

By Evan J. Berkowitz The 2,500 parking spaces at Crane Beach  in Ipswich are nearly full even a half-hour before PEM’s Strandbeest pop-up is set to begin. “It’s like Strandbeest …

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On air talent

The mop of curls on the young composer are static and alive on this rainy morning as Matt Aucoin drifts into a nap on the backseat of a hired car, …

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Our neighborhood bloggers

As we kicked off this blog, we decided also to reach out to our online media friends and host a Blogger’s Reception for those who write about the arts on …