Tag Archives: New Haven Museum

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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Capitolists

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)

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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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This Week in New Haven (January 23 – 29)

Kaleidoscope at City Gallery

This week aims to move us—through time, around downtown, about the country and across the dance floor. …

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This Week in New Haven (January 16 – 22)

Martin Luther King Jr.

Aching remembrances of a hopeful figure, defiant responses in the face of despair and overdue acknowledgment of marginalized people…

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Crushing It

A print on a wall at the bottom of a staircase. An antique rifle kept racked behind glass. A milling machine thought to be the oldest in America. A plaque hanging inside a white-slatted house. An interior wall that looks …

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This Week in New Haven (November 14 – 20)

Supermoon over New Haven.

A “supermoon” meets Christmas tree stars and other nostalgic symbols, as local Thanksgiving-time traditions get a jump on the holiday season. …

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