More than 1,000 people were in attendance as the Arnold Arboretum’s rolling landscape and Fujiko Nakaya’s climate-responsive fog sculpture set the stage for a twilight performance of Shakespeare’s famed political thriller, Macbeth.
Fog × Macbeth at the Arnold Arboretum will combine a unique fog installation with a performance of an abridged version of Shakepeare’s iconic tragedy by Actors’ Shakespeare Project on October 21. Read more in the Harvard Gazette.
Witches, murder, intrigue—all will be revealed in the fog. Or will it? On Sunday, October 21 at 5:00pm, Actors’ Shakespeare Project (ASP) conjures William Shakespeare’s Macbeth amid the shifting atmosphere of Fujiko Nakaya’s fog installation at the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University. Fog x Macbeth will be a free performance of an abridged version of […]
On Saturday evening, September 22, the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University hosted Kadence Ensemble, conducted by Maria Finkelmeier, playing her composition Flow Through in the fog on the Hunnewell Building lawn. A collection of musicians from Boston and beyond, Kadence Ensemble gathered in the Hunnewell Lecture Hall for a first group rehearsal on Saturday afternoon. […]
Acer triflorum silhouetted, Fujiko Nakaya “Fog x FLO” installation, Summer 2018 Photograph by Larissa Glasser Accessibility ramp, Hunnewell Building, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts August 24, 2018 Morning is an extraordinary time to see highlights of the living collections at the Arnold Arboretum. In August 2018, artist Fujiko Nakaya began her immersive fog sculpture installation […]
Artist Fujiko Nakaya and curator Jen Mergel identified five responsive spots along the Emerald Necklace to create the fog installations in Fog x FLO. At the Arboretum, fog rolls down a hillside and pools among a screen of magnolias next to the Hunnewell Building. Read more from WBUR.
This summer, expect intermittent fog to roll in daily on the hillside next to the Hunnewell Building Visitor Center. Beginning August 11 and extending to October 31, the Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University will be one of five sites along Boston’s Emerald Necklace to feature a “fog sculpture” by renowned artist Fujiko Nakaya. Part of […]