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Let’s build Massachusetts by building the arts

Let’s build Massachusetts by building the arts

OCTOBER 01, 2017 The Legislature’s override of Governor Baker’s veto of its arts budget on Thursday was a bittersweet victory for artists, advocates, and others who care about arts and […]

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Foundation looks beyond Boston, to Lynn’s art walls

Foundation looks beyond Boston, to Lynn’s art walls

As the Barr Foundation looks to expand its scope beyond Boston’s borders, an unusual project with the potential to transform downtown Lynn has caught the nonprofit’s attention. The foundation decided to give […]

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Art becomes an agent of change in Lynn

Art becomes an agent of change in Lynn

By Cristela Guerra GLOBE STAFF JULY 20, 2017 LYNN — The stories of Lynn’s people are being immortalized in its walls. For the past week, brick facades downtown have dripped with color as […]

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Fund-raising to spruce up downtown Lynn

Fund-raising to spruce up downtown Lynn

By John Laidler GLOBE CORRESPONDENT MAY 11, 2017 A Beyond Walls initiative is helping make downtown Lynn a more inviting and pedestrian-friendly place. Through the civic crowd-funding platform Patronicity, MassDevelopment and […]

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