1. Art New England
Art New England is one of the region’s best sources for contemporary art for the past quarter of a century. It releases a bimonthly print magazine that features contemporary art news and trends, columns on different artistic mediums including film, theatre, festivals, and public art, as well as gallery reviews and artist profiles. It has a both a print magazine and an online component, and has the longest history with New England culture out of these four magazines. Check the back section for local gallery and museum exhibitions.
2. Take Magazine
Take Magazine is New England’s newest art magazine, focused on the creative community making New England culture happen. It’s design is contemporary and eye-catching, making its print magazine worth investing in. It’s content fully encompasses all aspects of culture, covering a broad range of topics, from visual arts, music, and design to fashion and food. They have a bimonthly print issue and online articles organized by state.
3. Artscope Magazine
Artscope Magazine is a bimonthly culture magazine that has been running for nearly a decade. It covers galleries and museums from Maine through Connecticut with reviews and profiles of artists and exhibitions throughout the year. Its magazine subscription is available in multiple formats, including print, tablet, and mobile, making it a convenient read. It also has an online component and an active events and exhibits calendar.
4. Big Red & Shiny
Big Red & Shiny is a bright, clean website which hosts essays, profiles, interviews and reviews of contemporary art around Boston. Big Red & Shiny is a nonprofit dedicated to creating meaningful discourse within the Boston arts community, and is run by a fully volunteer staff. After a short hiatus, they’ve returned with a regularly updated website, listings, and an events calendar managed by individual Boston galleries. This magazine is also free to access and subscribe!
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Wednesday, March 9, 2016: Puloma Ghosh