public art

The Tiny Museum on Highland Avenue

If you’re looking down at your phone as you walk along Highland Avenue, you might miss it—a smallish orange box, roughly 24 inches high, 36 inches wide and 30 inches deep that rests in front of a gorgeous restored Victorian on the corner of Highland and Sycamore Street. The terra cotta home belongs to assemblage and sculptural artist Martha […]


What Should Somerville Do With All Those Space Savers? We Have 3 Ideas.

As if snow removal itself isn’t enough of a challenge, Somerville has a new problem to tackle: figuring out what to do with all the space savers they confiscated over the past few months. The city’s “space saver graveyard” is full of trash cans and chairs that—unlike the snow around us—aren’t going to melt come spring. City […]