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Articles: Arts

Before writing anything down, Robert Kyr composes his works—music and text—“internally,” he says, from start to finish.

Photograph by Kelly James Photography


Composer Robert Kyr embraces love, peace, and nature.


An anniversary overview of treasures through the ages

March-April 2017

Walnut Grille tends toward towering dishes and fanciful presentations.

Photograph courtesy of Walnut Grille

Expanding vegetarian dining options in Greater Boston

March-April 2017

An iron lung, used to treat polio, that was manufactured by J.H. Emerson Co., in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Photograph by Harvard Magazine/NPB

Artifacts used to fight American epidemics, at the Public Health Museum in Massachusetts

March-April 2017

American Dream, by Sarah Thomas

Courtesy of World of WearableArt Limited

Fashion collides with high art at the Peabody Essex Museum.

March-April 2017

Restorative scenes: Most Star Island visitors stay at the historic Oceanic House, overlooking lawns and the harbor.

Photograph by Sean D. Elliot

Wild beauty and meaningful retreats on New Hampshires Star Island

March-April 2017

Image courtesy of Baker Library, Harvard Business School

Edwin H. Land and the shaping of entrepreneurship in Greater Boston

March-April 2017

Windermere, 1821, by Joseph M.W. Turner, in the spirit of Wordsworth

Image from the Bridgeman Art Library

Wordsworth seen anew, and other recent books

March-April 2017

Correspondence on not-so-famous lost words

March-April 2017