Tag Archives: Ely Center of Contemporary Art

Picking Up Threads

Ancient tools become works of art in sculptor Yvonne Shortt’s project Picks from the Soil: Harvesting Community Narratives

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Songs of Summer

“We are hungry and thirsty for music,” and Make Music Day is the answer, says jazz/pop/soul artist Thabisa Rich…

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Physical Therapy

For the past three years, the Ely Center of Contemporary Art has issued an Open Call. Artists from anywhere can…

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Access Panel

A camera travels up a stairway, around a corner, down a hall. A key unlocks a door. “Hi, everybody. Welcome to my studio,” says New Haven artist Susan McCaslin. …

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Solo Six

Cardboard is, according to artist Henry Klimowicz, “a valueless material.” Yet what he does with it belies the statement. …

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Messages Received

Once the site of garden parties for the well-heeled guests of Grace T. Ely, the back yard of the Ely Center of Contemporary Art is hosting once more. …

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Works from Home

When galleries and museums are closed, the internet remains open…

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Messengers

“The medium is the message,” Marshall McLuhan famously proclaimed back in 1964. …

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In the Club

Ernst Weber has been posing on the dais for almost three hours. …

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This Week in New Haven (November 18 – 24)

Even as the city channels Turkey, Syria, Ethiopia, the Alps, Ireland and these entire United States, several local pre-holiday traditions make it feel as if…

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