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SA PA offers authentic Vietnamese cuisine with a modern twist

SA PA offers authentic Vietnamese cuisine with a modern twist

November 12
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston

By Aiyana Edmund SA PA, a Vietnamese restaurant with its first location just outside Chinatown, offers authentic cuisine, spiced with a unique and modern flare. Proprietor Ky Nguyen is foraging a new frontier and has recently opened SA PA’s second location in Cleveland Circle. With pho broth s...

Nightcrawler proves to be less than thrilling

Nightcrawler proves to be less than thrilling

October 29
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Film

by Sylvain Gaulier “This movie is about being bold,” said actor Jake Gyllenhaal as he introduced his newest movie,  Nightcrawler, in which he plays Lou Bloom, a loner craving for money and power. In this modern American success story, Bloom decides to pursue a career in freelance TV reporting and...

Rare works of Renaissance masters come to Boston

Rare works of Renaissance masters come to Boston

Haley Peabody
October 29
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston

Dim lighting and deep, burgundy colored walls warmly coax visitors in the Hostetter Gallery of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum.  Gaudy, ornate frames dominate the walls of the gallery, yet their contents are seemingly less glamorous. This is the museum’s newest exhibit, “Donatello, Michelangelo,...

ICA Presents “Fiber: Sculpture 1960-Present”

ICA Presents “Fiber: Sculpture 1960-Present”

Will Senar
October 22
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston

The Institute of Contemporary Art is hosting a new exhibit named “Fiber: Sculpture 1960-Present” and includes the works of several contemporary artists. The exhibit has five different galleries, each showcasing a unique take on the art of fiber sculpting. From vibrant colors to gravity defying...

Gerard Way reconnects with fans at Paradise Rock Club

Gerard Way reconnects with fans at Paradise Rock Club

October 22
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Music

by Abbey Wilson Arriving at the venue two hours before doors, before I even got off the T, I knew I was in the right place. People in dark clothes and brightly colored hair, a staple look of “scene kids” everywhere, were lined up all the way around the block, excitedly waiting to be let inside...

State House tours prove to be hit or miss

State House tours prove to be hit or miss

Sam Humphrey
October 22
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston

Recently I returned to the Massachusetts State House, excited for my second tour of the state capitol building. On my first trip five years ago, the halls were packed with legislators, their aides and assistants, activists, lobbyists and tourists caught up in the middle of the chaos of an average day...

MFA displays work of Spanish master in new exhibit

MFA displays work of Spanish master in new exhibit

Haley Peabody
October 15
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston

The Museum of Fine Arts unveiled to the public a one-of-a-kind exhibit last Sunday, featuring selected works by Spanish artist Francisco Goya. “I don’t think we’ve ever seen anything like it in Boston before,” said Malcom Rogers, director of the MFA. The exhibit, which is the largest collection...

Lydia Martin recognized as one of the top art professors in Boston

Lydia Martin recognized as one of the top art professors in Boston

Brigitte Carreiro
October 8
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Campus, Featured Stories

Lydia Martin, a fine arts professor at the New England School of Art and Design at Suffolk University, is trailblazing through the art world Recently spotlighted by the Art Career Project as one of Boston’s top 15 art professors, Martin has done research in Paris, will work alongside her all-time...

“Let’s talk about food” festival takes over Copley

“Let’s talk about food” festival takes over Copley

October 1
Filed under Boston

By Aiyana Edmund Whether a self-proclaimed foodie, an avid home cook, an all-organic ingesting human, or simply a curious wanderer who stumbled across the event, all walks of life united at Copley square last weekend to share a love for one simple thing: food. Among the live cooking demos and discussions...

iExperia: America’s largest white party comes to Boston

iExperia: America’s largest white party comes to Boston

October 1
Filed under Boston, Music

By Stephanie Miller The buzz on campus last week was about what was happening Thursday night, an event coming to town, promising an “extrasensory nightlife experience.” The mysterious event was called “iExperia” and took place last Thursday at The Royale Boston. “iExperia”, also known...

Hakuna Matata! “The Lion King” returns to Boston

Hakuna Matata! “The Lion King” returns to Boston

September 24
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Theater

By Annie Walsh The countries' highest grossing Broadway musical returned to Boston last week at the Opera House on Washington Street, planning to stay for a five-week duration. “The Lion King” is known and loved by many devoted fans of all ages as the 1994 animated Disney movie. Since opening...

Sinclair kitchen hosts first annual “Dueling Donuts” competition

Sinclair kitchen hosts first annual “Dueling Donuts” competition

September 24
Filed under Arts & Culture, Boston, Featured Stories

Perched on stainless steel bar stools under a canopy of chic black cloth umbrellas, the elbows of diners supported eager bodies against wooden table tops. Wait staff circulated The Sinclair’s outdoor patio, their hands laden with white porcelain dishes adorned with glazed doughnuts. The first ever...

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