Charles Giuliano


Publisher & Editor. Charles was the director of exhibitions for the New England School of Art & Design at Suffolk University where he taught art history and the humanities. He taugh tModern Art and the Avant-garde for Metropolitan College of Boston University. After many years as a contributor, columnist and editor for a range of print publications from Art New England, Art News, the Boston Phoenix, the Boston Herald Traveler and Patriot Ledger, to mention a few, he went on line with Maverick Arts which evolved into a website.

Recent Articles:

  • Endgame at Irish Rep Front Page

    John Douglas Thompson and Bill Irwin

    By: Karen Isaacs - Mar 24th, 2023

    The Irish Rep has mounted a superb production of Samuel Beckett's difficult and riveting Endgame. It features Bill Irwin, know for his Beckett interpretations, and renowned Shakespearean actor John Douglas Thompson. The hit show will be live streamed for its final performances,

  • Doggerel Word

    By: Charles Giuliano - Mar 23rd, 2023


  • Working Based on Studs Terkel Front Page

    Modern Theatre Boston

    By: Suffolk - Mar 22nd, 2023

    WORKING celebrates the everyday laborers who create purpose in their lives by doing their life’s work. Ever wonder what your teacher is really thinking? Does your waiter really want you to, “enjoy your meal”? Witness these often unsung employees take center stage and tell their side of the story.

  • The Art of Burning Front Page

    Riff on Medea At Hartford Stage

    By: Karen Isaacs - Mar 21st, 2023

    Though The Art of Burning is described as a comedy, it is really a drama centering on Patricia (Patti) who is about to be divorced from Jason, after a many year marriage (they have a 16-year-old daughter).

  • FreshGrass at MASS MoCA Front Page

    2023 Lineup

    By: MOCA - Mar 21st, 2023

    FreshGrass, MASS MoCA’s annual three-day festival of bluegrass and roots music, announces the initial 2023 lineup, featuring Dropkick Murphys Acoustic—playing songs from their two albums with the lyrics of Woody Guthrie - plus acoustic arrangements of all your DKM favorites—Lukas Nelson + POTR, Sierra Ferrell, Rhiannon Giddens...

  • Paella Word

    By: Charles Giuliano - Mar 21st, 2023


  • Creative Alloys: The Boston Metal Scene Front Page

    Fuller Craft Museum

    By: Mark Favermann - Mar 16th, 2023

    Like Sutton Hoo, King Tut’s Tomb, and Scythian Gold, the most exhilarating archeological finds are often the discoveries of beautifully crafted metal objects. A gorgeous shiny object suggests riches of untold value, something precious with which to feather our nests. Viewing the Fuller Craft Museum’s compelling show Creative Alloys is a bit like peeking at an elegantly revealed excavation filled with treasures.

  • Wintah Wundah Land Word

    By: Charles Giuliano - Mar 15th, 2023


  • Two Years ago Word

    By: Charles Giuliano - Mar 14th, 2023


  • Exploring Antarctica Front Page

    Bottoming Out on the Globe

    By: Victor Cordell - Mar 13th, 2023

    Friends have asked for reports about our Antarctic cruise. I have broken it into categories for picking and choosing. It was a 9-day journey on Atlas Ocean Voyages, a new luxury brand, on the World Navigator. We had previously decided to give the Antarctic a miss because of the potential misery of four days on the Drake Passage. Then we learned of "Fly the Drake" (i.e., launching the cruise from South Georgia Island rather than Argentina or Chile) and became interested.

  • Stephanie Boyd and Jane Hudson Front Page

    Double Header at Spring Street in Williamstown

    By: Charles Giuliano - Mar 12th, 2023

    Welcome spring with a double header exhibition by Stephanie Boyd and Jane Hudson at Spring Street Market and Cafe in Williamstown. It will be on view from April 1 through June 17.

  • Pictures from Home by Sharr White Front Page

    At NY's Studio 54

    By: Karen Isaacs - Mar 11th, 2023

    Let’s admit that the play has some resemblances to Death of a Salesman. Irving is a traveling salesman gone weeks at time, just as Willie Loman was.  He is also a flawed man. His relationship with his son is contentious.  Like Linda in the Miller play, his wife is loyal to him but aware of the realities he can’t quite admit and tries to keep the peace between him and Larry.

  • Feets Word

    By: Charles Giuliano - Mar 11th, 2023


  • A Renewed Boston Skyline Front Page

    A Love of Geometry

    By: Mark Favermann - Mar 10th, 2023

    There are three examples of a new look to Boston’s skyline: Boston University’s Center for Computing and Data Sciences or “Jenga Building” near Kenmore Square; Harvard’s John A. Paulson Science and Applied Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS) Building in Allston; and the One Congress Street Building at the Bulfinch Triangle next to Government Center.

  • John Proctor Is the Villain” by Kimberly Belflower Front Page

    Scheduled for HUntington's 23/24 Season

    By: Huntington - Mar 09th, 2023

    Broadway Licensing is pleased to announce its acquisition of the highly-anticipated play, “John Proctor Is the Villain” by playwright Kimberly Belflower for live stage performance rights. In conjunction, The Huntington, Boston’s leading professional theatre, is thrilled to publicize that it will include the thought-provoking, funny new play in its 23/24 season.  

  • Guggenheim Museum Acquisitons Front Page

    Emphasis on Diversity

    By: Guggenheim - Mar 08th, 2023

    In 2022 the Guggenheim acquired over 60 works by more than 40 artists, of whom 75% are new to its collection. The works span from the 1960s to the present day and augment the museum’s holdings of some of the world’s most influential artists.

  • Bill Finn Musical A New Brain Front Page

    Co-Production Barrington Stage and Williamstown Theatre Festival

    By: BSC - Mar 07th, 2023

    “Bill Finn and James Lapine’s A New Brain has long been deserving of rediscovery, so it is a wonderful opportunity for our theatres to join forces for the first time to present it for our audiences this summer,” commented BSC Artistic Director Alan Paul and WTF Interim Artistic Director Jenny Gersten, in a joint statement.

  • Whitney Museum Workers Front Page

    Negotiate First Union Contract

    By: Union - Mar 06th, 2023

    After more than a year of bargaining, the Whitney Museum Union of Local 2110 UAW have reached a tentative agreement with the Museum on a first union contract. Union members are in the process of voting on the contract.

  • Clarkson’s Farm Front Page

    Outlandish Cockup on Amazon Prime

    By: Charles Giuliano - Mar 05th, 2023

    British media star Jeremy Carson is best known for hit shows like Top Gear and Grand Tour. He is also a best selling author. He has sunk a ton of loot and life savings into a thousand acre Diddly Squat Farm in Britain's bucolic Cotswold. His pratfalls, bone headed decisions, and mishegoss are the plot line for the hit series Carson's Farm now in its second season on Amazon Prime.

  • Louis Risoli and Peter Vanderwaker Front Page

    At Gallery NAGA

    By: Charles Giuliano - Mar 04th, 2023

    Following the work over a number of decades, Louis Risoli has been among Boston’s foremost artists. He is long overdue for a museum restrospective. His work is on view in March at Boston's Gallery Naga which has represented him for many years.

  • Berkshire Theatre Group Front Page

    Summer 2023

    By: BTG - Mar 04th, 2023

    The hit Broadway jukebox musical “Million Dollar Quartet” Book by Colin Escott and Floyd Mutrux. Original concept and direction by Floyd Mutrux; inspired by Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins launches the official Berkshire Theatre Group season on June 29. It's the main event of the season at the Colonial Theatre. While the Main Stage continues renovation the rest of the season is programmed for the Unicorn in Stockbridge.

  • Visionary Architecture on Film Front Page

    Free Movies at the Clark

    By: Clark - Mar 02nd, 2023

    A five-part Visionary Architecture on Film series debuts at the Clark Art Institute on select Thursdays this spring. Presented in connection with the Clark’s exhibition Portals: The Visionary Architecture of Paul Goesch, this film series explores themes related to Goesch’s life and work in early twentieth-century Germany.

  • The Literary Life Front Page

    Winter Is for Writing Books

    By: Charles Giuliano - Feb 28th, 2023

    In 2015 I wrote a book of poetry, Shards of a Life, which was launched with a reading and dialogue with director, Susan Wissler, at Edith Wharton's The Mount. It was an auspicious beginning. Each winter other books of poetry and oral history followed. There was a disruption in 2021 entailing recovery from spinal surgery. The eighth book, Annisquam: Pip and Me Coming of Age, is on track for a Spring/ Summer release.

  • Jazz Master Delfeayo Marsalis Front Page

    At Shakespeare & Company

    By: Ed Bride - Feb 26th, 2023

    What a thrill it is to bring NEA Jazz Master Delfeayo Marsalis to the Berkshires, as guest soloist with the UMass Jazz Ensemble 1. A scion of New Orleans’ fabled music family, Delfeayo Marsalis’ appearance in the March 11 concert (Shakespeare & Co., Lenox) marks the first time that he has appeared with the UMass big band.

  • London's V&A Acquires David Bowie Archive Front Page

    Encompassing More Than 80,000 Items

    By: V&A - Feb 23rd, 2023

    Spanning Bowie's career, the archive features handwritten lyrics, letters, sheet music, original costumes, fashion, photography, film, music videos, set designs, Bowie's own instruments, album artwork, and awards. It also includes more intimate writings, thought processes, and unrealised projects, the majority of which have never been seen in public before.

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