Arts and Culture

  • 2017 Aug 17

    Creative City Information Session

    3:00pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Ave., Allston

    The Harvard Ed Portal is proud to present an info session for Creative City, a New England Foundation for the Arts (NEFA) grant-making program that funds public realm projects by Boston-area artists of all genres. This session is designed to help artists prepare applications and participants are welcome to bring project ideas and questions about the application process.

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  • 2017 Sep 28

    Reception: Romance and Reality: Posters from the Russian Revolution

    5:00pm to 7:00pm

    The Harvard Ed Portal and the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies are proud to present the latest Crossings Gallery exhibition Romance and Reality: Posters from the Russian Revolution. When the October Revolution overturned the longstanding Russian Empire 100 years ago, posters were particularly useful for getting messages and ideas across to a largely illiterate population. This exhibition explores the hope and passion of the Soviet Union’s early years, as well as the tensions inherent to building a new nation.

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