Kirk Hammett, best known as the guitarist of the rock band Metallica, is also an avid collector of classic horror and sci-fi movie posters. This exhibition features 90 works that provide insight into the evolution of horror and sci-fi films and how they have played upon contemporary societal fears. Hammett acknowledges his poster collection as a source of inspiration for his own musical creativity. The exhibition features film posters as well as collectible electric guitars, monster masks, and sculptures.
Kirk Hammett, best known as the guitarist of the rock band Metallica, is also an avid collector of classic horror and sci-fi movie posters. This exhibition features…
The Peabody Essex Museum organized It’s Alive! Classic Horror and Sci-Fi Art from the Kirk Hammett Collection. Carolyn and Peter S. Lynch and The Lynch Foundation provided generous support. The East India Marine Associates of the Peabody Essex Museum provided additional support. On view August 12, 2017 to November 26, 2017
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Salem Photos – Mayor’s Night Out Salem 2017October 11, 2017
Once a year, at the beginning of the Salem Haunted Happenings Celebrations Mayor Kimberly Driscoll joins hundreds of little revelers in costume for Mayor's Night Out. Dozens of local businesses offer special discounts and offers to residents and hand out treats for the little ones!
Salem Scene – Punto Urban Art Museum Block PartyOctober 3, 2017
Our vision is to create a world class urban arts district in Salem’s Point Neighborhood, one that embraces its rich immigrant and architectural history and present a dynamic opportunity for the neighborhood’s future.
Salem Scene – Taste the Space Fundraising Kick OffSeptember 30, 2017
The Salem YMCA GreenSpace is a public garden run by the Salem YMCA. The Y hires local teens that work with volunteers to create and maintain this garden and school gardens across the city. Through the support of our community volunteers, the City of Salem, and generous donors, GreenSpace is able to provide free weekly produce to it's neighbors.
HONOUR: Confessions of a Mumbai Courtesan comes to the Larcom TheatreSeptember 26, 2017
“Memoirs of Geisha” meets “Slumdog Millionaire” in this vibrant award-winning stage show with original music, colors of India and a riveting story that is sure to remind you of Bollywood
Salem Scene – Notch OktoberfestSeptember 18, 2017
Oktoberfest celebrations in Salem kicked off this past weekend with an overwhelmingly successful event at Notch Brewing. Giant tents, delicious cuisine, communal tables, games, traditional music and merriment were all in abundance as a new tradition in Salem has come to life on the South Harbor.
The Trustees to Present first East Coast Production of TigerLion Art’s Acclaimed Outdoor Walking Play NatureSeptember 15, 2017
Boston and Concord, MA – August 2017 – The Trustees announces that it will present TigerLion Arts’ critically acclaimed outdoor walking play Nature at the Old Manse in Concord this fall.
Road Trip Photos – Bread and Puppet TheatreSeptember 11, 2017
The Bread and Puppet Theater was founded in 1963 by Peter Schumann on New York City’s Lower East Side. Besides rod-puppet and hand puppet shows for children, the concerns of the first productions were rents, rats, police, and other problems of the neighborhood.
We’re All Mad Here – A Photo Series by Joey PhoenixSeptember 6, 2017
Creative Photo Series by Joey Phoenix Media creates a wonderful and magical take on Alice in Wonderland.
The Hanged ManOctober 11, 2017
Is it just me (here in Salem) or is Tarot experiencing a major resurgence? If so, I would point to our own anxieties and its flexibility, which encourages and drives myriad interpretations and paths: the Economist kicked off the year with its annual predictions issue featuring a spread of Tarot cards suggesting a dystopian future […]
A Georgia O’Keeffe Exhibit Is Coming to the Peabody Essex MuseumOctober 11, 2017
This winter, you’ll have the chance to see never-before-exhibited portraits and clothing belonging to Georgia O’Keeffe. The Peabody Essex Museum is debuting 125 works by the iconic artist on December 16 in an exhibition titled Georgia O’Keeffe: Art, Image, Style.
Here’s Where to Get Vegan Food in Your Favorite Witchy City, SalemOctober 11, 2017
With Friday the 13th coming up, as well as Halloween, we’re on the lookout for the spookiest vegan tricks and treats out there — and there’s no better place to channel your inner witch than in Salem, Massachusetts.
Notes from Salem Horror Fest: Night Markets & Tragedy Girls.October 11, 2017
Greetings from Salem, beautiful ghouls! The Salem Horror Fest is in full swing (and has been since late September, though I was not lucky enough to make it to the whole thing). While I languished in Toronto (just kidding, Toronto, love you!), lucky horror fans in New England enjoyed special events and screenings including Night of the Living Dead, The Haunting, Gods & Monsters, Get Out, and an epic opening night party!