Compass Arts & Entertainment

Do you crane your neck to see the car crash by the side of the road? Do you wonder at the story behind the anemic mug shot? Does your phone ping for every notification of a catastrophic headline? Tragedy and death may be among us, but a vicarious front row seat to it is an experience that is only infrequently offered. 

For those of us in the Northwest Corner, there is some quiet melodrama going on at the Standard Space gallery on the Green in Sharon. It’s all drama, from the title of the exhibition to the stark display of medium-format color photographs. Florals march...