Elizabeth is a Senior Staff Writer for Arts and Culture. She is a freshman considering concentrating in VISA, English, or Art History, or some combination of the three. When she’s not painting, studying at Coffee Exchange or writing for the BDH, she likes to play really loud Chet Baker, read Beat literature out loud and watch Gilmore Girls at ridiculous hours.

Articles by Elizabeth Toledano (29)

Poetry, music night explores themes of immigration, queerness

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Poetry, music night explores themes of immigration, queerness

October 16, 2017 0 comments

As Assistant Professor of Music Wang Lu’s composition trickles into the 200-seat Martinos auditorium, the space becomes intimate and personal.

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Pembroke field to be transformed into dance floor for annual event

October 11, 2017 0 comments

Saturday evening, after parents retire for the night, Pembroke Field will transform into a dance floor.

Director discusses Tenement Museum’s place in activism during Trump era

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Director discusses Tenement Museum’s place in activism during Trump era

October 9, 2017 0 comments

The Tenement Museum sits on Orchard Street in the Lower East Side of New York City.

Brown Arts Initiative brings Rome Prize recipients to the Granoff Center for an exhibition shown only twice before at the American Academy in Italy and the Yellow Barn Festival in Vermont.

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‘Lumen’ gallery to provide new meditative space in Granoff

October 3, 2017 0 comments

Composer Eric Nathan, assistant professor of music in composition-theory, and landscape architect Loretta Gargan stand in a nearly empty room.

Killers’ album showcases antiquated ideals of masculinity

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Killers’ album showcases antiquated ideals of masculinity

September 26, 2017 0 comments

The Killers released “Wonderful Wonderful” Friday. The 43-minute album is their first in five years.

RISD Museum rethinks fifth floor, allows for immersive experience

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RISD Museum rethinks fifth floor, allows for immersive experience

September 19, 2017 0 comments

Upon stepping onto the fifth floor of the Rhode Island School of Design Museum a year ago, viewers were transported 200 years back to Victorian-era salons.

Conference highlights utilization of recycled artifacts, spaces, trends

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Conference highlights utilization of recycled artifacts, spaces, trends

September 18, 2017 0 comments

“Reuse, Reconsidered” took place this weekend in the Granoff Center for Performing Arts.

‘Menashe’ explores conflict between convention, individuality

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‘Menashe’ explores conflict between convention, individuality

September 5, 2017 0 comments

Despite the influx of students coming to campus for the start of fall semester, not many went to check out “Menashe,” a movie currently showing at the Avon.

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‘Shitfaced: Musings of a Former Drunk’ addresses alcoholism, undergrad experience

April 27, 2017 0 comments

Seamus Kirst ’13 tells a story that began even before he was born in “Shitfaced: Musings of a Former Drunk.”

Ranging from a melancholic portrait of a man to a serene ocean scene, colorful murals liven up the facades of shops, restaurants and other public buildings up and down Washington Street.

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Downtown murals add character to creative capital

April 26, 2017 0 comments

Walking down Washington Street, pedestrians encounter a series of murals on building facades and across various avenues.