Impressionist Art Trove in Connecticut, Hill-Stead, Poised to Grow Under New Director

02/05/14

Impressionist Art Trove in Connecticut, Hill-Stead, Poised to Grow Under New Director

The Hill-Stead has power—but a century on from its arrival as a 33,000-square-foot grand house filled with art and antiques, the magic has become a bit static, perhaps even overlooked, as the museum has become a challenge to maintain and the need for new energy, funds and future direction have become as evident as the Impressionists’ revolutionary talents.

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Chester Show of Ordinary Folks' Cellphone Photos to Aid Water.org

02/05/14

Chester Show of Ordinary Folks' Cellphone Photos to Aid Water.org

Lori Warner, an artist and the gallery owner, and her friend, Rebecca Steiner, decided to create a show that not only celebrates the everyday photographers out there, but also will bring attention to the world’s clean water shortage.

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Fabien Cousteau to Discuss Underwater Mission 31 at Norwalk Aquarium

01/31/14

Fabien Cousteau to Discuss Underwater Mission 31 at Norwalk Aquarium

Fabien Cousteau follows in his grandfathers footsteps to the bottom of the sea in his own daring expedition.

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Iconic Photos of Afghan Girl, Beatles, Coney Island & More in Greenwich Exhibit

01/27/14

Iconic Photos of Afghan Girl, Beatles, Coney Island & More in Greenwich Exhibit

Cavalier Galleries is Greenwich is preparing a photography show that looks like a stunner. Entitled simply “Captured: A Photography Show,” it opens Feb. 10 and features some top talents of all time and more than a few iconic images.

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Grammy Winner Nile Rodgers Also Stars in Hometown Connecticut Show

01/27/14

Grammy Winner Nile Rodgers Also Stars in Hometown Connecticut Show

On Sunday night, the legendary musician Nile Rodgers was at the 56th Grammy Awards, picking up a trio of golden gramophones ... . Less than two weeks earlier, the Westport resident was starring in a much more local event ...

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