The Mµseum

The Mµseum The Mµseum is a space for showcasing masterful, engaging, and innovative work on an intimate scale with a focus on art being produced in New England.

We work to make art physically and psychologically accessible. We work to make art physically and psychologically accessible by presenting it in a familiar, low-pressure environment, while bringing a sense of wonder to the urban landscape.

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09/01/2014
The Mµseum 002—Desert Places

We've just put together a SoundCloud page! If you haven't heard it yet, check out our first audio tour for Desert Places with interviews of artist Dina Brodsky and curator Judith Klausner: https://soundcloud.com/tinymuseum/sets/the-mseum-002desert-places

All the recordings were done by the fantastic Anna Pinkert!

Interviews with artist Dina Broadsky and curator Judith Klausner for The Mµseum's audio tour. All recordings by the fantastic @annapinkert Anna Pinkert

The Mµseum's cover photo
09/01/2014

The Mµseum's cover photo

09/01/2014
tinymuseum.org

The exhibition catalog is up on the site! Download for your reading pleasure..http://tinymuseum.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/Detritivores-catalog.pdf

We're super excited the new show is up! Check out "Detritivores" by Cambridge artist Kat Ely
08/24/2014
Detritivores — The Mµseum

We're super excited the new show is up! Check out "Detritivores" by Cambridge artist Kat Ely

Cambridge sculptor Kat Ely‘s exquisitely cast natural forms highlight the beauty of objects often associated with decay – from fallen leaves and fungus to insects and dandelion seeds. Ely has created a site-specific installation in The Mµseum, in which her works will visually revert the space back t…

Thanks to the Boston Globe for listing our reception on their Boston-area To Do list for the weekend!
08/02/2014
Boston-area To Do list - The Boston Globe

Thanks to the Boston Globe for listing our reception on their Boston-area To Do list for the weekend!

“Opening Night at Tanglewood.” The All-American program includes a medley of musical theater gems from “South Pacific,” “The King and I,” “Porgy and Bess,” and “The Sound of Music.” July 5 at 8:30 p.m. $10-$121 (discounts available). Tanglewood, 297 West St., Lenox. 888-266-1200. www.tanglewood.org

Repairs are complete, and we're delighted to have a new show up! Stop by and check out "Free Box," a site-specific insta...
06/14/2014
Free Box — The Mµseum

Repairs are complete, and we're delighted to have a new show up! Stop by and check out "Free Box," a site-specific installation by Rachel Grobstein.

A painter by training, Rachel Grobstein‘s mixed-media works combine painstakingly recreated miniature objects with an eye for the poignancy of the mundane. Grobstein’s “Free Box” installation was created specifically for The Mµseum.

Hey jetsetters! The Mµseum is featured in United Airlines "Hemispheres" magazine (located in the seat pocket in front of...
02/03/2014
| Dispatches

Hey jetsetters! The Mµseum is featured in United Airlines "Hemispheres" magazine (located in the seat pocket in front of you ;-)). If you don't happen to be on an airplane, check out the digital version here:

LIMA, PERU – Doña Yessy listens intently to the guinea pig in her hand, wrinkling her nose as the rodent writhes and squeaks. The woman is short and plump, her dark hair tucked under a bowler hat. Satisfied with what she’s heard, she flattens her voluminous petticoats, stuffs a wad of coca leaves in...

We were surprised and delighted that one of the images and quotes was from our grand opening!
01/17/2014
On The Record: 33 Quotations That Made News In 2013

We were surprised and delighted that one of the images and quotes was from our grand opening!

From David Ortiz's profane declaration of patriotism and Gabriel Gomez's "pond scum" gaffe, to reflections on JFK and Sandy Hook, a collection of notable quotes that got people talking this year.

01/10/2014

Many of you may have noticed that Dina Brodsky's fabulous "Desert Places" is still up - due to popular demand and weather considerations, the show has been extended an extra two weeks. So, if you haven't made it over yet, you have an extra chance!
Stay 'tuned for info on our next show of Somerville local Bathsheba Grossman...

We are totally delighted about this glowing review on the Huffington Post of Dina Brodsky's work and her exhibit at The ...
12/22/2013
Dina Brodsky at the Mµseum: A Jewel with a Universe in It

We are totally delighted about this glowing review on the Huffington Post of Dina Brodsky's work and her exhibit at The Mµseum

There is something dreadfully lonely to her cityscapes. It is not only because they lack people, but because they lack people in places where we have a right to expect people to be found.

12/21/2013

Our audio tour is up! Dial 617-812-2220 to hear Dina Brodsky talk about her process, inspirations, and more!
(Special thanks to the amazing Anna Pinkert for creating the audio experience.)

Check out the PDF micro-exhibition-catalog for "Desert Places" and read about the curatorial perspective on the show! (T...
11/20/2013
Desert Places — Mµseum

Check out the PDF micro-exhibition-catalog for "Desert Places" and read about the curatorial perspective on the show! (The link is after the text and above the images)

We are delighted to announce our next show, “Desert Places,” a solo exhibition of new work by oil painter Dina Brodsky.

We officially have fiscal sponsorship through Fractured Atlas! Now any donations to The Mµseum are tax deductible :-)
11/14/2013
The Mµseum - a Fractured Atlas sponsored project

We officially have fiscal sponsorship through Fractured Atlas! Now any donations to The Mµseum are tax deductible :-)

The Mµseum is a space for showcasing masterful, engaging, and innovative work on an intimate scale with a focus on art being produced in New England. We work to make art physically and psychologically accessible by presenting it in a familiar, low-pressure environment, while bringing a sense of wond...

"Desert Places" Opening Reception
11/01/2013

"Desert Places" Opening Reception

10/19/2013

We are very excited about the opening reception for Dina Brodsky's "Desert Places" today. We hope to see many of you there on this lovely fall day!

10/15/2013

Thanks to everyone who stopped to say hello while we were installing the new show today! It's exciting how many people walking past knew of our little institution.

“Desert Places” Press Release — Mµseum
10/08/2013
“Desert Places” Press Release — Mµseum

“Desert Places” Press Release — Mµseum

The Mµseum presents “Desert Places,” the first solo museum show of Brookline-raised painter Dina Brodsky. Named for the Robert Frost poem of the same title, each of the nine exquisite new works in “Desert Places” evokes the haunting sense of melancholy exuded by formerly occupied spaces.

Tune in to The Chronicle on abc News 5, Thursday at 7:30pm to see The Mµseum featured!
09/25/2013
Thursday, September 26: What's New?

Tune in to The Chronicle on abc News 5, Thursday at 7:30pm to see The Mµseum featured!

Shayna Seymour is always looking for what's new and unique in our fair city, and tonight she's come up with some doozies.

Ribbon Cutting
09/21/2013

Ribbon Cutting

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