Fernand Khnopff was a melancholy man. You can sense it in the aching stillness that envelops his landscapes. Sturdy farm buildings trapped under gray skies feel distant, at once longed for and gently forbidding. Pieces by the Belgian Symbolist, who worked in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, come near the end of “Nature’s Mirror: Reality and Symbol in Belgian Landscape,” up through Dec. 10 at McMullen Museum of Art at Boston College. His “Memory of Bruges.
LINCOLN — I’d be lost without my smartphone and computer, but sometimes I hate them. They connect me, they distract me, they harry me. In “Screens: Virtual Material,” Sarah Montross, associate curator at the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, proposes that smartphones are today’s devotional objects. The show is on view through March 18. At first, I rankled at the idea. A contemplative life cannot fairly be likened to a life spent bent over your iPhone.
CONCORD — In “Space as Narrative” at Concord Center for the Visual Arts, curator Joel Janowitz examines how artists imbue space with story and psychological charge. It’s not just how you build space. It’s how you interrupt it, inflect it with texture, or home in on particular details. The shallow immensity of a Rothko invites us in; the bustling breadth of a Bosch offers a God’s-eye view. These 13 artists work with landscapes or interiors often devoid of figures. Some intercede with abstraction.
In a small Northumbrian fishing village, Winslow Homer found himself at the crux of picture-making's great divides. And jumped in. Coming Away: Winslow Homer and England @WorcesterArthttps://t.co/0oLAdRJOd3
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Musk AND Zuckerberg or Musk + Zuckerberg.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used). For example, results will contain either cake or cookie by searching cake OR cookie or cake,cookie
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".