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MFA Tells Ongoing Story of Japan with Two New Exhibits

"Hokusai" presents a lifetime of work from an 18th and 19th century master, while "In the Wake" examines photographers' response to the triple disaster that devastated the island nation in March 2011.

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MFA Offers Second Glimpse at Herb Ritts

Featuring 15 recent acquisitions from the Herb Ritts Foundation, the new exhibit is a sort of modified reprise of a popular 1996 retrospective of the photographer's work at the museum.

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Three Major Museum Directors in Boston Are All Stepping Down

Anne Hawley of the Gardner Museum made her announcement Wednesday, just weeks after Thomas Lentz said he's leaving the Harvard Art Museums. Malcolm Rogers announced his forthcoming retirement from the MFA last year.