Olga Khvan

Assistant Digital Editor

Olga Khvan is a graduate of Boston University, where after a brief stint on the pre-med track, she pursued a dual degree in print journalism and art history. Before becoming a contributor, she started at Boston as a digital intern and is also a former USA TODAY collegiate correspondent. She enjoys photography, art by Gustav Klimt, writing by Milan Kundera, and above all, a good show put on by the likes of Local Natives, Geographer, and The xx.

Olga Khvan'S latest stories

Giant Snowflakes Will Light Up Assembly Row for the Holidays

Courtesy of 'Illuminus' founder Jeff Grantz.

Holiday Gift Ideas from Local Shops

Including finds for under $25.

Bagels from New York Have Popped Up in Chestnut Hill

But they tower 15 feet tall and are not edible.

MBTA Cancels Public Art Projects for Green Line Extension

But it welcomes private funding to revive them.

Here's Who's Coming to Tanglewood in 2016

Seth MacFarlane, Yo-Yo Ma, and more.

Crane Estate Is Hosting a 1920s Holiday Cocktail Party

Inside the Great House.

Fill in the Blank: 'I Am a Woman Who...'

An artist is hosting cathartic portrait sessions in Somerville.

Converse Unveils an Artsy New Sneaker

Made with local 'street couture' brand Bandulu.

Public Invited to Perform 'Falling Slowly' with Once Cast

'Just learn the song, bring your guitar, and join us.'

Mass MoCA Is Collecting Legos for Ai Weiwei

Lego refuses to sell bricks to the artist.