Latest Happenings

Midway Studios Gallery / Runway show - April 7, 2016 - May 6, 2016
Midway Studios Gallery / Runway show

"In the Eye of the Beholder."

Dawna Davis and Darrel Razdow have curated another art / fashion show at Midway Studios, Boston. The closing will include a Runway show with production by Kelly Rogers and Kelly Odell of Lasell College.

I will be showing my textiles made into fashion as well as my unconventional works out of Macy's plastic garment bags.

Closing Runway Show:

Friday, May 6, 2016, 6-9 pm.
Midway Studios Boston
15 Channel Center
Boston, MA

South Boston Open Studios - The Distillery - Studio #212 - November 7, 2015 - November 8, 2015
South Boston Open Studios - The Distillery - Studio #212

I will be showing a new line of work based on transforming my art designs into custom fabric.

Stop by to see custom pillows, upholstered chairs and scarves.

Saturday & Sunday from Noon - 6 pm

http://www.distilleryboston.com
http://southbostonopenstudios.org

Attleboro Arts Museum - June 24, 2015 - July 23, 2015
Attleboro Arts Museum

Possessions: Prized & Otherwise.

First showing of work from my clothing series made out of plastic bags.

The wearable "Hoodie" is made from Macy's plastic bags, lined with cotton, and includes a rope tie at the waist.

http://attleboroartsmuseum.org/

Fashion Art Fusion - November 29, 2014 - December 31, 2014
Fashion Art Fusion

Fashion designer Denise Hajjar has created some signature clothing pieces inspired by my mosaic designs. A joint show of clothing and art will be displayed in the Denise Hajjar Boutique windows, as well as in the boutique's lobby display at the InterContinental Boston.

Opening reception: Thursday, December 11 from 5:30-8:30 pm, at the Denise Hajjar Boutique, InterContinental Boston, 510 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA.

www.denisehajjar.com

Kent Newton Salon, South End, Boston - September 5, 2014 - December 27, 2014
Kent Newton Salon, South End, Boston

"Tangled Up in Blue"

The show end date has been extended from November to December, due to popular demand.

Solo show of my silkscreens, woodcuts and collages with variations of the color 'blue.'

Opening reception: September 5, 6-8 pm at 315 Washington Street, Boston, MA
www.kentnewtonsalon.com

Hammond Residential, South End, Boston - September 2, 2014 - November 22, 2014

"The World We Live In"
I will be showing my large mosaics, 4 ft x 2 ft, made in collaboration with Artaic Innovative Mosaics of Boston.
Opening reception: September 18, 6-8 pm at 10 Berkeley Street, Boston, MA
www.hammondre.com/South-End-MA-Real-Estate-Office

34th Fort Point Open Studios Event - October 18, 2013 - October 20, 2013
34th Fort Point Open Studios Event

I will be showing new silkscreen works at 15 Channel Center. See my "Silkscreens" portfolio to see some of the new works.

Friday, October 18: 4-7 pm
Saturday, October 19: 12-6 pm
Sunday, October 20: 12-6 pm

Free parking nearby! Everyone welcome.

More information available on the Fort Point web page: www.fortpointarts.org

Marriott Residence Inn - Boston, MA - July 1, 2013
Marriott Residence Inn - Boston, MA

Four large prints from the "Remains of my 319A Studio" series are part of the permanent collection of the boutique Marriott Residence Inn, Boston, MA. The hotel on 370 Congress Street in Fort Point has an urban, artsy design vibe and a welcoming staff. The hotel shows permanent works from local Fort Point artists.
http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/bosfp-residence-inn-boston-downtow...

Fleur-de-lys works for sale at OKW Fashion in Boston's South End - April 5, 2013 - May 29, 2013

One-of-a-kind canvas works can be purchased at OKW Fashion at 631 Tremont Street in Boston's South End. OKW has clothing created by in-house designers and a gallery that showcases local artists. Nine works are currently available for sale and can be purchased individually or in groups. See the Fleur-de-lys portfolio for the works available for sale.
http://www.okwfashion.com

Large mosaics for sale at the Garage Sale in Boston's South End - March 7, 2013 - June 19, 2013

Several large mosaics will be for sale at the high end consignment shop, Garage Sale, on 55 Waltham Street in Boston's South End. The 4 ft x 2 ft mosaics are made up of 3/8 inch glass tiles but weigh only 10 lbs and include an easy hanging system. It is exciting to offer the mosaics for sale through this popular South End shop.
http://www.garagesaleboston.com/

Shag in South Boston, MA - November 3, 2012 - December 31, 2012
Shag in South Boston, MA

Three large mosaic works, 4 ft x 2 ft, exhibited at Shag. Owner and stylist Sandy Poirier has expanded his salon and decked the walls with mosaics.

http://shagboston.com/

Fort Point Arts Community (FPAC) Annual Open Studios - October 19, 2012 - October 21, 2012

Midway Studios Theatre Space
15 Channel Center
Boston, MA

More info can be found at www.fortpointarts.org

Mixed media printmaking workshop in Florence, Italy - May 1, 2012 - May 15, 2012

Attended printmaking workshop taught by Ron Pokrasso at the Santa Reparta International School of Art in Florence, Italy.

http://www.santareparata.org/
http://www.ronpokrasso.com/

Barlow's Restaurant - September 1, 2011 - November 30, 2011

Works from the "Remains of my 319A Series" were exhibited in the booth area of Barlow's Restaurant in South Boston, MA.

http://www.barlowsrestaurant.com/

BSA Public Art Initiative Event - December 3, 2010
BSA Public Art Initiative Event

Boston Society of Architects/AIA hosted a workshop at The Apple Store in Boston with twelve pre-selected teams of architects and artists...

Boston Society of Architects/AIA hosted a workshop at The Apple Store in Boston in which twelve pre-selected teams of architects and artists were teamed to use robotic technology and computer design software from Artaic Innovative Mosaics to develop mock ups of public art installations. Anna Comella was teamed with an architecture from Cambridge, MA and did a mock up of her art work (as mosaic) for a public garage.

Fort Point Arts Community (FPAC) Annual Open Studios - October 15, 2010 - October 17, 2010

Midway Studios #213
15 Channel Center
Boston, MA

More info can be found at www.fortpointarts.org

GettingHome Design / Inspirations - August 15, 2010 - August 28, 2010
GettingHome Design / Inspirations

Anna Comella featured on www.gettinghomedesign.com

Joy Street Open Studios - May 1, 2010 - May 2, 2010

Somerville, MA

Residential Design Show - April 14, 2010 - April 15, 2010

Seaport World Trade Center
Boston, MA
In collaboration with Artaic Innovative Mosaics of Boston

Community Rowing / H. P. Boathouse Lobby - February 1, 2010 - April 30, 2010

Newton, MA
In collaboration with Artaic Innovative Mosaics of Boston