Boston has always had an artistic soul. The culture and heritage of our city, like most great cities, owes a tremendous debt to the arts community. Supporting local art is something we care deeply about and we’d like to do everything we can to help the local arts community thrive. Unfortunately, too often media attention is monopolized by corporate interests and tabloid gossip – but culture doesn’t come from a focus on celebrity breakups it comes from a focus on the arts.
Below, you’ll find some incredible artists from in and around South Boston that we hope you will check out, follow and support.
I am an installation artist and a member of the Boston Sculptors Gallery in Boston’s South End. I have been making interactive large-scale installations / interventions within and beyond gallery walls since 2011. My work investigates the state-of-play remembered from childhood, reintroducing it through the lens of a contemporary narrative to create unpredictable gestures of pretend. Read more>>
I’m the curator at the Society of Arts and Crafts, the oldest craft organization in the United States. At our Gallery in the Seaport, we host exhibitions of local and national artist, public programs for hands-on exploration, and a shop where you can explore high-quality handmade work for the home. Read more>>
Favreau views design as visual storytelling which is evident in his use of unexpected pieces to create balance yet dynamic interiors. Design is of course also a form of personal expression, and unsurprisingly Favreau has noticed certain recurring motifs in his design which serve as a sort of signature. Read more>>
I come from a family with a long line of small business owners. After graduating college, I joined the corporate world but always longed to be my very own #girlboss. After many years of feeling uncreative, I started designing personalized notecards for friends. As our lives evolved, those notecards eventually turned into custom wedding invitations. Read more>>
My name is Veronica Mockler I was born in French-speaking Quebec, Canada. My practice stands at the crossroads of art, documentary and advocacy. I graduated from Concordia University Montreal in 2014 (Bachelor of Fine Arts with Distinction, Prog. Studio Arts, Dep. Intermedia Cyberarts). Read more>>
Our band started before we ever made music together. We have all been friends for years but in separate bands. Tyler Pompei (bassist/keyboardist) and Nathan Sharples (pianist/keyboardist) were in a punk rock band for years. Tom Pompei (drummer), Greg Dulude (guitarist), and Jared Winn (bassist/keyboardist) were in a pop-punk band for years as well. Read more>>