The Cambridge Candle


Vol. 1, No. 1

November/December 1998


Gallery Listings

Out of the Blue Gallery

Paintings by Leslie Olin, Cynthia Segal, Charles Tersolo, George Tesha, John Paul Trudeau.

Show: Through Nov 30, 1998. Mon-Fri 3-5 pm, or by appointment. Sat noon-5 pm, or by appointment.

Reception: Nov 15, 1998, 12-5 pm.

Out of the Blue Gallery, 168 Brookline St., Cambridge. Contact: 617-354-5287.

Out of the Blue Gallery also maintains a rotating art show at: Phoenix Landing (512 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge); Brookline Lunch (Brookline St., Cambridge); T.T. The Bear’s Place (10 Brookline St., Cambridge); Galilee Restaurant (Coolidge Corner, Brookline); 1369 Coffeeshop (Central Square, Cambridge); Ri Ra (835 Beacon St., Kenmore Sq., Boston).

Painting by John Paul Trudeau

Gallery 57

Elusive Presences, Painted wall reliefs by Dianne Lam.

Show: Nov 5-20, 1998. Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm (Thu 8:30 am-8pm).

Reception: Nov 5, 1998, 5-7 pm.

Gallery 57, Cambridge Arts Council, 57 Inman St., 2nd floor, Cambridge (intersection of Inman and Broadway).

Contact: 617-349-4389.

Sponsor: Cambridge Arts Council.

Painting by Dianne Lam

Zeitgeist Gallery

Lover’s Sake Set. Paintings by Jay Clifford and Sarah Jeppson.

Show: Nov 6-26, 1998. Thu-Sat 2-7 pm.

Zeitgeist Gallery, 312 Broadway, Cambridge. Contact: 617-876-2182.

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts

Metaphor, Allegory, Illustration, and Narrative. Works by John Baldessari, Jennifer Bartlett, and Robert Colescott.

Show: Oct 16 - Nov 20, 1998. Mon - Sat 9 am-midnight. Sun noon - 11 pm.

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, 24 Quincy St., Cambridge. Contact: 617-495-3251 (email:

The Carpenter Center also sponsors a Thursday Evening Lecture Series.

The Weston Gallery

Paintings by Dave Schuster, Paul Richard, Deborah Howard, Alvin Long, Isabel Riley.

Show: Ongoing, Tue-Fri 1-7 pm. Sat noon-5pm.

The Weston Gallery, 106 Prospect Street, Cambridge. Contact: 617-876-2840.

Painting by Paul Richard

Creiger-Dane Gallery

For Patrons Only, Photos by Cambridgeport artist Karen Davis.

Over 30 black & white photos capturing the interior of public lavatories, located in the gallery’s own public restroom.

Show: Through Nov 28, 1998. Tue-Sat 10 am- 5:30 pm.

Creiger-Dane Gallery, 36 Newbury St., 3rd floor, Boston.
Contact: 617-536-8088.

Photo by Karen Davis

Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center

“Where Do I Fit In?” Isa Elke Dean.

A multimedia installation which examines the artist’s multiracial identify.

Show: Nov 12 - Dec 31, 1998. Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm. Reception: Sat Nov 21, 1998, 6-7 pm.



“Black Tie” and “Jamboree” (one exhibit). Robert Freeman. Paintings depicting African Americans at social gatherings.

Show: Through Dec 1998. Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm.


Cambridge Multicultural Arts Center, 41 Second St., East Cambridge. Contact: 617-577-1400

Brickbottom Open Studios

Eighty artists with studios invite the public to view and/or purchase works in clay, marble, metal, paint, glass, fabric, fiber, and paper.

Show: Nov 21 and 22, 1998. Noon-6 pm, each day. No charge.

Brickbottom Artists Building, One Fitchburg St., Somerville (beside the McGrath O’Brien Highway/Route 28, across from Twin Cities Plaza.

By MBTA, take Green Line to Lechmere station, followed by 10-minute walk down McGrath toward Somerville.)

Contact: Riki Moss, 617-776-3410.

Artists with studios at the Brickbottom Artists Building include jewelers, potters, painters, photographers, toy makers, sculptors, printmakers, and more.

Art by Jessica Strauss

Art by Suzanna Darling

Lowell Street Gallery

“Small Works” show featuring works not exceeding 14 x 14 inches. All media, various artists.

Show: Nov 7-30, 1998. Tue-Sat 11 am - 5 pm. Sun 1-5 pm. Reception: Nov 15, 1998, 4-6 pm.

Lowell Street Gallery, 25 Lowell St., Cambridge.

University Place Gallery

Partners in Printmaking. Prints by 13 print makers.

Show: Nov 4-28, 1998. Mon-Fri 9 am - 6 pm. Sat 9 am - 1 pm. Reception: Nov 13, 1998. 5:30-7:30 pm.

University Place Gallery, 124 Mount Auburn St., Cambridge.

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