What the SPARK

What the SPARK is brought to you by Spark, Northeastern’s student-run contemporary art collective. Through the eyes of students, take a wild ride through the world of contemporary art with stories, interviews, and good vibes along the way.


What the SPARK – Money Laundering & NFTs

Join your hosts Sofia, Vicky, and Amanda as they explore money laundering in the art world and share their thoughts on NFTs in our first episode of What the Spark: Season 2.

What the SPARK – Storytime, The Gardner Heist

Hosts Nisha, Marie, and Leah take a look into the mysterious Gardner Museum Heist, where 13 works of art were stolen from Boston’s Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in 1990. Will they discover the culprit??

What the SPARK – Interview with Sophia Ainslie

Spark hosts Rachel and Alex sit down with artist and Northeastern professor Sophia Ainslie to discuss her life, artistic journey, and her advice for students and aspiring artists.

What the SPARK – Introduction

What the SPARK?????? In this episode, the spark exec board explores how we came to be, what we do, and the members who call spark home.

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