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Filmmaker Radek Jaster Receives Funding for Art on the Trails Film

Filmmaker Radek Jaster Receives Funding for Art on the Trails Film

Last week at Expressions Art Bar in Southborough, the Southborough Cultural Council held a celebration to announce the 2018 Massachusetts Cultural Council grant recipients. Included in the list was a grant for $550, given to Northborough resident Radek Jaster, a senior at Algonquin Regional High […]

The Poetry of Art on the Trails 2017

The Poetry of Art on the Trails 2017

We are pleased to share with you all of the poetry submissions for the 2017 Art on the Trails program.  A PDF version of the Art on the Trails chapbook can be viewed here. This file cannot be printed. If you would like a copy […]

And Then There Were None: The Closing of Art on the Trails 2017

And Then There Were None: The Closing of Art on the Trails 2017

It’s been a few weeks since the Closing Ceremony of Art On the Trails: Finding Solace in the Woods. The event was amazing, bringing poets and artists together, on a hot fall day, to walk in the woods and listen to poets who were inspired […]

Art on the Trails 2017: Poetry Walk and Closing Ceremony to celebrate art, poetry, nature and community this Sunday, September 24th, 4-6pm at Beals Preserve

Art on the Trails 2017: Poetry Walk and Closing Ceremony to celebrate art, poetry, nature and community this Sunday, September 24th, 4-6pm at Beals Preserve

The public is invited to the Poetry Walk and Closing Ceremony of Art on the Trails 2017 – Finding Solace in the Woods at Beals Preserve in Southborough on Sunday, September. 24, from 4-6 p.m. At 4 pm Catherine Weber, program director, will deliver a brief introduction […]

Now Accepting Pre-Orders for the 2017 Art on the Trails Poetry Chapbook and Catalog

Now Accepting Pre-Orders for the 2017 Art on the Trails Poetry Chapbook and Catalog

We are very excited to announce that the 2017 Art on the Trails Poetry Chapbook and Art Catalog is now available for pre-orders. The cost of this full color softcover book (5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″) is priced at $15 plus shipping. A limited number […]

Poetry Selections Announced

Poetry Selections Announced

After reading work from over 20 local and regional poets, jurors Maura Snell and Cynthia Franca have selected 25 poems by 13 writers for inclusion in a chapbook which features both the art and poetry and is generously published by The Tishman Review. Congratulations to: […]

Photography Heaven

Photography Heaven

Yesterday, on a perfect August day, ten professional and amateur photographers participated in Creating Your Vision, a photography workshop run by photographer David Lee Black. Black arranged for models to pose in the woods at Beals Preserve, including three dancers (Meredith Wells, Maddie Murray, and […]

Art for Sale, Art Sold

Art for Sale, Art Sold

Did you know that much of the work in Beals Preserve this summer is for sale? In fact, we have already sold All Things Sparkley, the hanging piece created by Chelsea Bradway and her daughter Miley and son Max. Not only do sales support the […]

Finding Joy: Visiting Art on the Trails With Children

Finding Joy: Visiting Art on the Trails With Children

One day last week, parts of Metrowest saw sudden torrential downpours. The rain was blinding, especially if you were driving as I was. It’s times like these that I worry about the installations at Beals Preserve. While they have been built with all weather conditions […]

Tour of Art on the Trails Scheduled for this Wednesday at 6 pm

Tour of Art on the Trails Scheduled for this Wednesday at 6 pm

Since our opening on June 7th, I have given a number private tours of the exhibition, Art on the Trails: Finding Solace in the Woods. Whether the participants are artists, poets, or art-interested folks, I have received wonderful feedback. More than anything, I love the surprise […]