Arts

Special Programs to Honor Veteran’s Day

Posted on: Thursday, November 10th, 2016 @ 4:35 pm

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The Dorchester Center for the Arts (DCA) will present two special programs in November to honor Veteran’s Day. Activities include a photography exhibit by Adjutant General James A. Adkins and a concert by the United States Air Force (USAF) Heritage Brass Band. Adjutant General Adkins will have an individual show of his photography work in …

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Indie Craft Art Bazaar

Posted on: Wednesday, September 21st, 2016 @ 1:51 pm

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The Indie Craft Art Bazaar is a free event designed to celebrate and showcase independent artists from the Mid-Atlantic region. The mission is to provide a unique outdoor venue for artisans to display and sell their work. The event will take place at the Ruark Boatworks located at 103 Hayward Street in Cambridge on October …

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More than Meets the Eye

Posted on: Tuesday, May 17th, 2016 @ 7:02 pm

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Focusing on re-purposed and up-cycled designs, Liv Again carries brand names, fair trade items, and home décor.  All items sold at Liv Again have a unique story and brings its own originality. Liv Again also features an open-space art gallery/bar on the second floor with pieces by original artists. The Art Bar is located on …

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Much More Than a Furniture Store

Posted on: Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 @ 8:52 pm

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Liv Again, a furniture consignment store and art gallery, opened its doors in downtown Cambridge last summer.  Since then, Liv Again has hosted several events supporting the arts by bringing authors, musicians, artists, and much more at their High Street location. Focusing on re-purposed and up-cycled designs, Liv Again carries brand names, fair trade items, …

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Lively Arts Scene Draws Visitors & Residents

Posted on: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 @ 2:59 pm

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When Mickey Love arrived in Cambridge in 2007 to run the Dorchester Center for the Arts (DCA), she saw firsthand how the beauty of the environment inspired people to create amazing art. As she rolled up her sleeves to join the board and staff to plan DCA’s expansion and relocation to the historic Nathan building, …

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Main Street Celebrates Annual Fundraiser

Posted on: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 @ 2:06 pm

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Cambridge Main Street will celebrate their annual fundraising event Spring Fling on March 29, 2014, from 6 p.m. – 11 p.m. at the Dorchester Center for the Arts at 321 High Street. Music will be provided by legendary DC bluesman Jimmy Cole. Food will be prepared by Chef Patrick Fanning of The High Spot, and …

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District Affords Income Tax Savings For Artists

Posted on: Thursday, March 13th, 2014 @ 1:29 pm

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Story by Cambridge Economic Development Mural artist Michael Rosato planned to build a painting studio at his home near Cambridge. Then he discovered the tax benefits of creating artwork in the studio he now owns in the City’s Arts and Entertainment District. The lure of working from home was attractive, but Rosato could not ignore …

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Dragonfly Galleria’s Grand Opening Saturday, March 15

Posted on: Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 @ 4:05 pm

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Dragonfly Galleria is having their Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting this Saturday, March 15 at 10:00 a.m. Local resident and gallery owner Shelley Abbott has semi-retired from her long-time career as an artist of music and has created a retail museum showcase of artwork on Route 50. Abbott said, “There is no cost to experience our …

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Harriet Tubman Organization

Posted on: Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 @ 5:52 pm

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Director Donald Pinder and volunteer Bill Jarmon of the Dorchester Harriet Tubman Organization, located in Cambridge, have worked very hard along with many others to grow and nourish the educational tribute. Pinder and Jarmon have truly added to the local community by volunteering their own time to ensure the Harriet Tubman Museum and Education Center’s …

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Entrepreneur Leads Local Revitalization

Posted on: Tuesday, February 25th, 2014 @ 3:13 pm

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Small business owner Jermaine Anderson, featured as one of the seven faces in the “water moves us” marketing campaign through the Dorchester County Economic Development Office, is not only a serial entrepreneur but also an active participant in the community. Jermaine is one of four principals at TNT Moving and Cleaning by Design. The business …

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