February 28, 2018

February 28, 2018 (Wednesday)
Springfield MA

Springfield BID "Out to Lunch Concert Series"

12pm – 1pm. Leave the sandwich and apple at home and opt for something a little more entertaining to get you through the work week. The concert series will run every Wednesday. February 21 - Punjabi with Tom Ingram.

Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Museum Exhibition: Never Abandon Imagination

Never Abandon Imagination: The Fantastical Art of Tony DiTerlizzi, an exhibition of works by the acclaimed illustrator/writer that will be on view at the Museum through May 28, 2018. Known for his successful book series The Spiderwick Chronicles, DiTerlizzi is widely celebrated for his images of such fantasy creatures as fairies, trolls, sprites, and goblins. The exhibition will highlight the artist’s influences and artistic process.

Springfield Technical Community College, Springfield MA

Springfield Technical Community College Carberry Gallery Presents "Legacy"

February 1-28. In celebration of Black History Month, the gallery presents McCannon's elaborate and colorful quilt designs highlighting the many women of color who have made significant contributions to the history of African Americans. All quilts are made of wool and fiber that has been felted, hand-embroidered and beaded into intricate quilt designs. A meet-and-greet reception is schedule for Feb. 22, 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Stockbridge MA

Norman Rockwell Museum Exhibition: Pulp Romance

Norman Rockwell Museum presents Gloria Stoll Karn: Pulp Romance, an exhibition of works by Ms. Stoll Karn, one of just a few female illustrators working during the heyday of popular romance and dime store magazines of the 1940s. On view at the Museum from February 10 through June 10, 2018, the exhibition will look at the artistic contributions that Stoll Karn made to the pulp fiction industry, and her unexpected journey in a world previously assigned to male artists. Opening reception February 10, from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Springfield MA

Springfield Museums Exhibit: Contemporary Ceramics

February 20, 2018–September 9, 2018. Pulled from the storage vaults of the Michele and Donald D’Amour Museum of Fine Arts, this exhibition features modern and contemporary ceramics from the permanent collection. Recognized by American museums as fine art only within the past seventy years, ceramic pieces are still often relegated to the category of decorative art or craft. This exhibition celebrates the outstanding creativity of American artists working in clay during the 20th century including Brother Thomas Bezanson, George Peterson and Beatrice Wood.

Springfield MA

Springfield College Art Exhibition

Through March 12. Art Exhibition: All Two-Gather by Andrae Green. Andrae Green’s paintings span his career, and in a way, is a mini-retrospection. The paintings show how his thought process has evolved—and is evolving—and also where he might end up. Painting is how he documents both his inner and outer life and it helps him to come to grips with worlds within and outside.

Springfield Technical Community College, Springfield MA

Springfield Technical Community College Speaker Dr. Talithia Williams

February 28,  11:15 a.m. Talithia Williams, professor, speaker and TV host, makes math understandable to a wide audience. Renowned for her popular TED talk, "Own Your Body's Data," she demystifies statistics in amusing ways. Dr. Williams' talk is presented by HSI STEM and the Office of Multicultural Affairs at STCC.