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Henry David Thoreau’s Lifework Is Returning Home to Concord

In honor of Henry David Thoreau’s 200th birthday, his lifework is making a trip to Concord. To recognize the renowned local writer and thinker, the Concord Museum […]

A rendering of "Plaza (Arcade)" by Alexandre da Cunha
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New Public Art Is Coming to the Fenway

A new permanent public art installation is coming to the Fenway this weekend. Brazil-born, London-based artist Alexandre da Cunha created “Plaza (Arcade),” a series of […]

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The MFA and Uniqlo Announce 10-Year Partnership

The Museum of Fine Arts announced a partnership with minimalist Japanese retailer Uniqlo, to plan for 10 years of Japanese art, activities, and appreciation. The collaboration […]

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Check out these sculptures by Deborra Stewart-Pettengill.

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Norman Rockwell Painting Owned by Debbie Reynolds Going Up for Auction

The Norman Rockwell Museum in Stockbridge may have to part ways with one of its pieces soon. A painting of Ben Franklin by the artist […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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“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, […]

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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 […]

MFA Boston Bapo Exhibit
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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]