Ewing Arts Awards live event

    Sixteen local artists were chosen to receive Ewing Arts Awards this year. They were presented in a virtual ceremony on July 29, 2020, at the Courtyard Marriott in Keene. The awards are a collaboration between The Keene Sentinel and Arts Alive! (Video by AMT Productions)

    The winners

    Although he’s published 20 books of poetry and taught it for several decades, William “Bill” Doreski continues to doubt whether he’s a poet. Read more

    An oil can. Flowers. An old man’s incandescent pants. A rusting, dented vintage Volvo in a field. Bent bicycles salvaged from the dump. A Mickey Rivers baseball card. Wade Boggs and Mike Flana… Read more

    Charlie Hunter sees beauty in places where beauty may not normally be seen — like the long-abandoned industrial and agricultural sites so common throughout New England. Read more

    The idea struck Eamon Welby last fall while he was eating a piece of toast. He noticed the little plastic clip on the bag of bread and started to think about all of the colorful variations of … Read more

    You don’t need to travel to a big city to enjoy good music. It’s actually in the Monadnock region’s backyard, and has been for more than 50 years. Read more

    When Larry Duberstein was a kid, he wrote short stories and even created his own magazines. During his college days he continued with short story writing, then delved into poems too. Read more

    For a man whose mind is constantly running with new ideas, Bruce Blanchette doesn’t limit himself to just 3D relief sculptures. From reconstructing and renovating buildings and studios, drawin… Read more

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    There’s a theater in Vermont where the puppets tell the stories. Their stage is in a renovated barn that can seat 60 humans, but their influence reaches far beyond the site nestled off Kimball… Read more