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Get Ready for a Free Family Day at the ICA Watershed

The Institute of Contemporary Art’s Watershed location is committed to making friends with its new neighbors in East Boston. The museum has just announced that […]

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A Stunning Wind-Blown “Skynet” Is Dangling Over New Bedford

Consider this one (more) reason to head down to the South Coast this summer: For the rest of the season, a windblown “Skynet” made of 40,000 plastic streamers will […]

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The MFA’s World of Make Believe Is Ethereal and Unsettling

This month, the MFA is exploring the stories we were told as children—and, unlike the way your parents read you fairy tales as a child, they’re […]

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Celebrate New Murals at Underground at Ink Block with DJs, Fitness, and Food Trucks

It’s not every weekend that you want to check out the views beneath the I-93 overpass, but if you want to hide away from the […]

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Archive of Mind Invites You to Play with Clay at the Peabody Essex Museum

Most of us abandoned playing with clay around the same time we stopped playing with dolls and dress-up clothes. But in the eyes of Korean artist […]

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Boston’s New Creative Guard

For generations of artists, Boston was merely a stop on the way to SoHo. Not anymore. Meet the new wave of musicians, designers, and dancers […]

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The MFA Is Free All Month If You Have a BPL Card

Do you enjoy things that are free? Well, one, who doesn’t, and two, we’ve got good news for you. Thanks to a special partnership, your Boston Public […]

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“Make Way for Ducklings” Artist Unveils New Sculpture

There’s a turtle in Beacon Hill—but don’t worry, she’s good with kids. Myrtle the Turtle, a four-foot-long bronze replica of a Kemp’s Ridley turtle, was unveiled […]

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MassArt Is Opening a New Contemporary Art Museum

A brand new, totally free contemporary art museum is coming to Boston in early 2020, courtesy of MassArt. The Massachusetts College of Art and Design, […]

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See the Extended Works of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec at the MFA

No offense to your college dorm room, but it’s got nothing on the walls of the Museum of Fine Art’s Gund Gallery. All spring and […]

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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 […]

Portrait of Frida Kahlo
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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 […]