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Decades of Gender Bending Fashion Are Coming to the MFA

Long before Billy Porter donned his tuxedo-gown hybrid on the 2019 Academy Awards red carpet, game-changers and rule-breakers on the stages, screens, and streets have […]

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Botticelli Comes to Boston at Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

Renaissance fans, rejoice! The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is showing the Botticelli: Heroines + Heroes exhibition from now through May 19, 2019. The Gardner Museum is the […]

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The MFA Unveils Their First-Ever Frida Kahlo Exhibit

Frida Kahlo: a feminist figure, a brilliant artist, and the original icon for strong brows. Nearly 65 years after the famed artist’s death, the Museum of Fine […]

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A New Exhibit at the Harvard Art Museums Celebrates the 100th Anniversary of the Bauhaus

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus, a wildly influential school of art, architecture, and design. Founded in Weimar, Germany, in 1919 by architect […]

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Yayoi Kusama, Instagram’s Favorite Artist, Will Be Featured at ICA Boston

You know all those Instagram photos of mirrored rooms, packed with endlessly repeating polka dots, oblong tentacles, and points of light? One of them—the biggest one […]

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New Seaport Public Art: Light-Up “Retro-Futuristic” Railway Handcars

New art inspired by old-timey railway handcars, vintage cartoons, and neon, will be debuting in the Seaport on Friday—the latest quirky, brightly colored (and totally […]

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The Photography of Ansel Adams Is Coming to the MFA

The work of legendary landscape photographer Ansel Adams is set to go on display at the Museum of Fine Arts in a new exhibition titled Ansel […]

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Jonny Sun’s New Art Project Is a Sitcom, Starring You

Update: You can now watch the action at The Laughing Room via livestream. It’s open 2-5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, and 1-3 p.m. Sunday. In what […]

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The ICA’s Choreographic Objects Is So Damn Cool

If you’re heading to the ICA Boston’s new interactive art exhibit, which premieres on Wednesday, be sure to wear sneakers. Because this thing will put you […]

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A Whimsical Art Boat in the Fort Point Channel Has Sunk, but Will Float Again

An ocean-themed floating art project that set sail in Boston’s Fort Point Channel over the weekend has ended up, well, under the sea. But fear not: A […]

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Influencer: Olivia Ives-Flores Is Off the Wall

Olivia Ives-Flores is taking Boston’s art scene out of the gallery and into the city’s coolest parties.

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Opening Our Doors Returns with Free Museum Admission

Rather than lounging around this Columbus Day, head out to one of the fine museums Boston has to offer—many of which will be free to […]

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These Artists Made Stunning Music Videos Inside the Edison Power Plant

South Boston’s iconic pink Edison Power Plant won’t be around much longer, but it can now live on in two new mesmerizing music videos by […]

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Listen to a Sherlock Holmes Audio Play While You Explore the Fog Sculptures

The fog sculptures along the Emerald Necklace have already proven to be a hit among Bostonians, if your Instagram feed is any indication. Visitors have […]

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Q&A: Why Aren’t the Arts As Big As Sports in Boston?

As anyone in the world knows, we’re a sports town in such a monomaniacal way that so often it seems to leave little room for arts […]