Arts+Culture

‘The Nevelson’ Considered Anew
Spring 2017
The cover photograph for the illuminating new biography of the sculptor Louise Nevelson represents her as many remember or imagine the artist. This was “The Nevelson,” as her friend playwright Edward Albee called her.More
Opening the Cloister
Spring 2017
As senior curator of the Met’s incomparable museum of medieval art, Barbara Drake Boehm ’76 seeks to bring a lost world vividly to life.More
Tea at the Taj
Winter 2017
When the organizers of the Wellesley College Alumnae of Boston chose a venue for the celebration of the club’s 125th year, they had no idea that their keynote speaker had held her wedding there.More
The Chemistry Poet
Winter 2017
We talked with Mala Radhakrishnan, associate professor of chemistry, about poetry, research, and life at Wellesley.More
How Race Shapes Reality
Winter 2017
Markella “Kelly” Rutherford, associate professor of sociology, advises students in the College’s new interdisciplinary minor in comparative race and ethnicity.More
Keeping Wellesley Modern
Winter 2017
Alice Friedman, the Grace Slack McNeil Professor of Art, is a huge proponent of the Jewett Arts Center, Paul Rudolph’s breakthrough building completed in 1958.More
A Bit of a Stretch
Winter 2017
Is stretching an integral part of a writing course? For students in Writing 177: Physical Activity and Cognition the answer was, “Of course!”More
Art House
Winter 2017
Last summer, Sarah Michelson ’18 interned at Boston’s Ayer Mansion, diving into the process of historical preservation.More
Freshink
Winter 2017
Recent publications by Wellesley authorsMore
Creativity Through Clothes
Winter 2017
50 Ways to Wear Denim explores the history of denim, offering ideas for wearing anything from bell-bottoms to jean jackets.More