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Jessica May at the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum on Tuesday. In a brand-new role, she will lead art and exhibitions at the museum and all other Trustees properties.

At the deCordova, new leadership marks a new chapter in Trustees merger

In a brand-new role, Jessica May will direct art and exhibitions at the deCordova and all Trustees properties.

A view of the campus of the Snow Farm Craft School in Williamsburg.

‘A great antidote to the sadness’ at Snow Farm craft school

The school, in Western Mass., is a magnet for students of all ages — and the inspiration for a Fuller Craft Museum exhibition

MURRAY WHYTE
The artist resurrects the Confederate flag of truce with "Monumental Cloth: The Flag We Should Know."

Artist Sonya Clark weaves a corrective to the story of the Confederacy

The Confederate Flag of Truce is resurrected for a show at the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum.

"Certain Things Might Happen" by Will Pappenheimer.

It’s good timing for augmented reality

Will Pappenheimer’s ‘Home Remedies for Lucid Dreaming’ is at Alpha Gallery.

Actors perform scripts created from Revolutionary-era depositions and interviews, including testimonials from white women.

With a gallery revamp, Concord Museum summons forgotten voices of 1775

The Battle of Lexington and Concord is reframed to include the contributions of white women and people of color.

MURRAY WHYTE
Glenn Kaino was photographed this month with "In the Light of a Shadow" at Mass MoCA, an installation that unites protest movements from Selma, Ala., to Derry, Northern Ireland.

At Mass MoCA, Glenn Kaino builds a bridge between Bloody Sundays

In the vast darkness of Building 5, “In the Light of a Shadow” unites protest movements from Selma, Ala., to Derry, Northern Ireland.

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YoAhn Han’s "Light of Recovery."

At Chase Young Gallery, an alchemist with paper and paint

YoAhn Han's layered mixed-media works are built with colorful swirls and technical wizardry.

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Michael C. Thorpe, 27, an art quilter and former basketball star at Emerson College and Newton North, now featured in a Dove soap commercial.

He was an MVP basketball player. Now his star is rising as an art quilter

Michael C. Thorpe’s work is selling fast in an exhibition at Boston's LaiSun Keane gallery.