On Our Radar

Faces, places, treasures, and trends that caught our attention

More Past Articles

  • Louis Lemieux, owner of BLueprint Ct Home in Bantam
    Louis Lemieux has recreated Blueprint CT Home in a larger space and the result is delightful. Take a tour through the store and be astonished by the beauty and style within.  

    Louis Lemieux has recreated Blueprint CT Home in a larger space and the result is delightful. Take a tour through the store and be astonished by the beauty and style within. Blueprint CT Home is an emporium of tasteful furniture and …

  • Natalie Buck Photography
    Bridgewater resident and professional photographer Natalie Buck captures the tender innocence of newborn babies in her amazing and creative works of art.

    Bridgewater resident and professional photographer Natalie Buck captures the tender innocence of newborn babies in her amazing and creative works of art. Newborn babies are the perfect representation of love and beauty. Parents think so, and grandparents too. Capturing their sweetness …

  • Mark Seliger, photographed by Mike yaMin
    KMR Arts is currently showing the platinum prints of legendary photographer Mark Seliger. His iconic portraits of rock stars and celebrities are a never-ending source of joy to look at.

    KMR Arts is currently showing the platinum prints of legendary photographer Mark Seliger. His iconic portraits of rock stars and celebrities are a never-ending source of joy to look at. Mark Seliger was born and raised in Amarillo, Texas. Some …

  • Charles raskob robinson
    A man of many talents, Charles Raskob Robinson is the author and artist of Lake Waramaug Observed, a wonderful book dedicated to the history and beauty of our enchanted lake.

    A man of many talents, Charles Raskob Robinson is the author and artist of Lake Waramaug Observed, a wonderful book dedicated to the history and beauty of our enchanted lake. Charles Raskob Robinson paints in the studio in which the …

  • Lost Beauty: Iona FacIaL, Marky kauFFMann, ©2012
    Currently showing at the Hotchkiss Tremaine Gallery is the exhibition Outspoken: Seven Women Photographers featuring works depicting the lives of girls and women. Worth a visit!

    Currently showing at the Hotchkiss Tremaine Gallery is the exhibition Outspoken: Seven Women Photographers featuring works depicting the lives of girls and women. Worth a visit! The Tremaine Art Gallery at Hotchkiss School in Lakeville is now presenting an exhibit …

  • PhotograPher Jack Mcconnell
    Photographer Jack McConnell’s portraits of Connecticut farmers and their farms are beautiful, gritty, and intense. As a collection, they are an important testament to agricultural life.

    Photographer Jack McConnell’s portraits of Connecticut farmers and their farms are beautiful, gritty, and intense. As a collection, they are an important testament to agricultural life. For years Jack McConnell photographed covers for the SNET city telephone directories, Connecticut Tourism …

  • Jessie sheehan, photographed by alice gao
    Jessie sheehan, photographed by alice gao
    Following her passion for old-fashioned desserts, local Sharon resident Jessie Sheehan just completed her second cookbook — a tribute to vintage baking.

    Following her passion for old-fashioned desserts, local Sharon resident Jessie Sheehan just completed her second cookbook — a tribute to vintage baking. Jessie Sheehan is a cookbook writer, recipe developer and food blogger. She has developed recipes for many cookbooks, besides …

  • Antiques DeAler GAil lettick, photoGrApheD by bleAcher+everArD
    An expert on authentic early American furniture and objects, Gail Lettick is a passionate antiques dealer and collector — with a love for history and an ability to recognize quality and beauty.

    An expert on authentic early American furniture and objects, Gail Lettick is a passionate antiques dealer and collector — with a love for history and an ability to recognize quality and beauty. Gail Lettick has been an Antiques Dealer for …

  • Perch’s DaviD Whitman, PhotograPheD by bleacher+everarD
    The owners of Pergola in New Preston, David Whitman and Peter Stiglin, have branched out and launched another gorgeous shop — this time in Kent—called PERCH.

    The owners of Pergola in New Preston, David Whitman and Peter Stiglin, have branched out and launched another gorgeous shop — this time in Kent—called PERCH. Peter Stiglin and David Whitman have been in the Northwest Corner of Connecticut for …

  • Top: Ld Santillana, Tokyo-Ga; bottom: JM Barron, mirror #13 & roman mirror #1
    In a stunning exhibition, James Barron Art presents the work of Jeanette Montgomery Barron and Laura de Santillana.

    In a stunning exhibition, James Barron Art presents the work of Jeanette Montgomery Barron and Laura de Santillana. By Joseph Montebello In his new space at 17 Old Barn Road in Kent, James Barron is once again mounting shows that …