The Friend Smithsonian Museum
135 Highland Avenue Somerville

A Tiny Museum funded in part by the Somerville Arts Council
A new exhibit venue for rotating installations.

The Friend Smithsonian Museum is a Tiny Museum (the second one in Somerville) partially funded by the Somerville Arts Council. Curated by Martha Friend, it is an exciting new exhibit venue for local artists!

Located in the front yard of 135 Highland Avenue, it's easily viewed by passersby. It is designed to exhibit small work or installation and will feature a new artist each month. If interested in showing your work contact Martha.

The museum is impervious to weather and well lit. Its dimensions are approximately 24" high, 36" wide, and 30" deep.

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SPECIAL EXTRA FEATURE

A public viewing of The Emerald City located just a few feet away behind the museum!

The Friend Smithsonian Museum

Laurinda Bedingfield

March 2017

INSTALLATION titled

"The Basket"... a post election piece of art."

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------------ ALL PAST ARTISTS BELOW ------------

Martha Friend

February 2017

Sheep in Repose

 

V Van Sant

January 2017

 

INSTALLATION titled BLANK SLATE

"Be kind. "  -  " Pay it forward." 
"Knowledge is power... seek it out, and use it wisely."
"Don't judge... until you know both sides of the story... and maybe not even then."


Some ideals to start the new year. It's never too late to start... now more than ever.

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Janie Owen

December 2016

 

"sculptor, lover of animals, fastener of things"

 

 

SUSAN STRAUSS

November 2016

 

See more of Susan's work here.

 

 

MARTHA FRIEND

October 2016

 

Martha Friend Artist Statement

 


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