Tag Archives: New Haven Museum

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Alice Washburn

You can find them in New Haven on Alden Avenue and Cleveland Road, on Chapel Street and Vista Terrace. There are dozens in Hamden, but you’ll find a handful as well in Cheshire and North Haven, Woodbridge and Orange. …

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War Paint

Work by Nadir Balan, courtesy of Nadir Balan and the New Haven Museum

A man in a gas mask grips the handlebars of his twin-cylinder motorcycle and speeds past the shelling to deliver a general’s orders. …

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This Week in New Haven (November 6 – 12)

Anne Ewbank trying on a replica WWI uniform at the Knights of Columbus Museum

Democracy and war come to the front this week, as do food, theater and vinyl records. …

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This Week in New Haven (September 18 – 24)

Inception (2010)

The first part is pretty dreamy, while the second is pretty yummy. …

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Compatible with His Cerebral Organization

Portrait of Joseph Cinqué (detail), displayed at the New Haven Museum. Image provided courtesy of the New Haven Museum.

August is Summer Reading Month in Daily Nutmeg. Please enjoy this excerpt from historian Laura A. Macaluso’s Art of the Amistad and The Portrait of Cinqué (2016), about important visual representations of the famous Amistad slave rebellion and its

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This Week in New Haven (June 19 – 25)

International Festival of Arts & Ideas

As a major local-global festival approaches the finish line, new beginnings emerge both on and off the course. …

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Robert Lisak and David Ottenstein at the New Haven Museum

While accomplished photographers Robert Lisak and David Ottenstein are longtime friends, they’d never worked together on a project—until a couple of years ago, when they jumped straight into the deep end. …

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This Week in New Haven (May 15 – 21)

House of Games (1987)

The academic year is over, but Yale’s still got stuff to show us. So does the sun, which looks like it’ll be visiting all week, warming up a …

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This Week in New Haven (April 10 – 16)


Dark notions and light switch off and on this week in New Haven. …

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This Week in New Haven (January 30 – February 5)

Transgressive theater meets transcendent speech and a whole lot more, including the most-watched television event in America. …

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