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The Charles River Esplanade Is Getting a Fancy New Mural

The Esplanade Association has announced plans for a mural on the Esplanade. The new art, the first-ever professional mural along the Esplanade, was designed by […]

Arts & Entertainment

A Conversation with Metallica’s Kirk Hammett: On Horror Movies, Heavy Metal, and a Frankenstein Bong

When the Peabody Essex Museum opens the “It’s Alive!” exhibit this Saturday, visitors will be thrilled and chilled by its nearly 100 horror movie and […]

Arts & Entertainment

“Showdown! Kuniyoshi vs. Kunisada” Opens at the Museum of Fine Arts

When budding artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi saw his fellow apprentice, Utagawa Kunisada, float down the river on a boat surrounded by beautiful women, Kuniyoshi resolved to […]

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Check Out These Amazing Artists Before They’re Gone

A perfect storm of creativity is raging in Government Center, and you only have two more weeks to witness it. An exhibit of 24 female artists, […]

Home & Property

A House in Allston Has Become a Public Art Project

On a quiet street in Allston, there’s a vividly colorful house that looks like it was ripped from the pages of a fairy tale. The two-story structure, however, […]

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The MFA Is Opening an Outdoor Café in July

It’s officially summer, which means there will certainly soon be days you need to escape the heat in the temperature-controlled halls of the Museum of […]

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The MFA Gives Chinese Bapo Painting a Spotlight

“China’s 8 Brokens”, the newest exhibit coming to the Museum of Fine Arts, offers the first ever dedicated American museum exhibition of Chinese bapo painting. A revolutionary style […]

Wellness

This Art Exhibit Shows What Having a Migraine Feels Like

Every migraine is different. Some sufferers feel only a pounding headache. Others know one is coming when a shimmering aura creeps across their field of […]

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Art Lovers Are Going Wild for MASS MoCA’s New Building 6

A post shared by Rachel Kalmar (@grapealope) on May 30, 2017 at 8:36pm PDT If you haven’t read about MASS MoCA’s newest building yet, you’ve probably […]

Arts & Entertainment

Virtual Reality and Public Art Collide in “Augmented Landscapes”

Get ready for the Pokémon Go of public art installations. Opening May 27 at the Salem Maritime National Historic Site, “The Augmented Landscape” brings together four […]

News

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Doubles Reward for Stolen Artwork

It’s been 27 years since a pair of thieves dressed as Boston police officers made off with 13 pieces of artwork worth more than $500 million from the […]

Arts & Entertainment

Don’t Tune Out the Gardner Museum’s New Sound Art Installations

For the first time in its 114-year history, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is showcasing work outside of its own walls. The museum’s new exhibit, “Listen […]

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Found Art: Glass Fruit Sculptures by Stephanie Chubbuck

Stephanie Chubbuck is best known for her blown-glass fruit sculptures.

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Revisit the Glamour of the Ocean Liner Era at the Peabody Essex Museum

If your only awareness of ocean liners is Kate Winslet kicking Leonardo DiCaprio off of that door in Titanic, you’re missing the bigger picture. The massive […]

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There’s a Sinking Yellow House on the Greenway

If you’ve taken a stroll down the Rose Kennedy Greenway this week, you may have noticed a new, brightly colored structure poking out from the grassy […]