Outside the Frame


Your local guide to what’s happening in Boston — with a flair for the avant-garde.

Our Favorite Beaches Near Boston
Boston Events & Local Happenings

Our Favorite Beaches Near Boston

July 11th, 2019

Can’t escape to a tropical island this season? You can still invoke the summer holiday feeling in Boston. Luckily, you don’t need to go to Martha’s Vineyard to feel the sand between your toes. These are our favorite beaches near Boston, most of them about an hour or less from Studio Allston. 

5 Under the Radar Art Galleries and Studios in Boston
Arts & Culture

5 Under the Radar Art Galleries and Studios in Boston

June 28th, 2019

We’ve covered Boston’s top contemporary art venues and best university museums and galleries. Now it’s time to turn our attention towards lesser known galleries and studios. While you may not have heard of these places, the artwork within their walls represent local and emerging talents, as well as unique perspectives. 

Dance the Night Away in Allston and Cambridge
Eat & Drink

Dance the Night Away in Allston and Cambridge

June 24th, 2019

When the sun sets and the city winds down, Allston and Cambridge come to life. As two of Boston’s hippest neighborhoods, they have a bustling nightlife scene. This time, we’ll talk about the best night clubs, all close to Studio Allston. If you’re not a dancer, then check out our blog post on Allston’s best dive bars. 

How to Celebrate the 4th of July in Boston
Boston Events & Local Happenings

How to Celebrate the 4th of July in Boston

June 13th, 2019

The 4th of July is just around the corner and the city is buzzing with excitement. When it comes to Independence Day celebrations, there’s nowhere like Boston. After all, it all started right here! Check out the best events, from annual concerts to the reading of the Declaration of Independence.