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Art and Fashion Collide at the Peabody Essex Museum

We all have that one piece of clothing in our closet that is far from practical (I’m looking at you, sheer, vintage cape), but we […]

Style

MFA Opening New Jewelry Exhibit “Past Is Present”

  You know what’s cheaper than buying your sweetheart a bauble this Valentine’s Day? Buying a ticket to the MFA’s jewelry exhibit, “Past Is Present: Revival […]

Arts & Entertainment

10,000 Glass Raindrops Hang from Above at MassArt

Talk about makin’ it rain. The next time you have a chance to stop by MassArt’s Design and Media Center, look up. In late January, […]

Arts & Entertainment

The MFA Is Throwing Down in Honor of the Super Bowl

Even art enthusiasts are getting into the Super Bowl spirit. Starting Friday, February 3, at 3 p.m., the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston is […]

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“Portraits of Purpose” Photo Exhibit Reflects on Boston’s History of Social Justice

With a mission to educate, inspire, and foster community, the Boston Center for Adult Education (BCAE) welcomes its latest photography installation: “Portraits of Purpose.” Shot […]

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ICA to Offer Pay-What-You-Wish Admission for Inauguration Day

Subscribers to the ICA’s e-newsletters received this brief message Thursday afternoon, led with the image above: January 20 Special Pay-What-You-Wish Admission Artists, though their work, bring […]

Arts & Entertainment

A Matisse Exhibit Is Coming to the MFA

Come springtime, you’ll be able to admire the original objects Henri Matisse depicted in his art—along with the works themselves. A new international exhibition called “Matisse […]

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What It’s Like to Be the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum’s Horticulturist

“I’m usually a behind-the-camera-type person,” Grace Coburn says. Barely tall enough to reach the top of the chrysanthemums she’s rotating, Coburn is the horticulturist at the […]

Home & Property

Found Art: Wind Vessel by Jennifer McCurdy

Wind Vessel by Jennifer McCurdy.

Home & Property

An Abandoned House in JP Has Turned into a Public Art Project

What once was a tiny, run-down house in Jamaica Plain has turned into an oversized canvas for a group of Boston street artists. The abandoned home, […]

Arts & Entertainment

‘Massed Media’ at the MFA Celebrates the Interconnectedness of Art

Usually, intricate jewelry, bottle caps, and industrial metal don’t mesh too well, but they will all cohabit the Edward H. Linde Gallery of the Museum of Fine […]

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The ICA Turns Artists into Curators at ‘The Artist’s Museum’

The ICA’s newest exhibition, “The Artist’s Museum,” puts the power of curating into the hands of its artists to explore collecting, a common human impulse. […]

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Madeleine Albright to Speak at the Museum of Fine Arts Overnight Party

The latest overnight party at the Museum of Fine Arts will feature a pair of special political guests, just in time for Election Day. Former […]

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Mayor’s Holiday Special 2016 Offers Discounts on Holiday Events and Dining

For the 13th year in a row, the Mayor’s Holiday Special is easing the burden on our wallets during the holidays. This year, it’s serving up discounts on […]

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See Transformable Structures at Le Laboratoire Cambridge

If you played with toys in the early ’90s, you’ll probably remember those brightly colored retractable plastic contraptions that expanded like fireworks. For those unaware, the iconic toy is […]