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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 […]

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Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Celebrates Installation by Maurizio Cannavacciuolo

Grey clouds may have slightly marred the unveiling of a new mural at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum yesterday, but thankfully the new installation on the […]

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Maurizio Cannavacciuolo Installation Coming to Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Façade

An Italian artist is bringing his multicultural vision to a Boston institution. Maurizio Cannavacciuolo will contribute a sci-fi themed mural to the side of the Isabella […]

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The Gardner Museum Heist: Who’s Got the Art?

Sometimes, when Anthony Amore gets frustrated by his 11-year hunt for the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum’s stolen paintings, he and the FBI agents on the […]

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A Modern-Day Soiree at the Gardner Museum

Strolling through the Gardner Museum on any casual Saturday afternoon, one might wonder: What was it like when Isabella Stewart Gardner herself walked these halls? What […]

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Masterpieces to Come ‘Off the Wall’ at the Gardner Museum

The visitor experience in the historic palace of the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum remains just as its namesake had meticulously designed it more than a […]

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Rachel Perry Welty Installation Coming to Gardner Museum Façade

Rachel Perry Welty has found inspiration in what most of us find a nuisance. The open-ended question posed in her new installation “What Do You […]

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Anne Hawley Picks Her Best Bostonians of All Time

We’re asking prominent locals who they think are the Best Bostonians of all time. Below, Anne Hawley shares her picks. Play along by voting in […]

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Gardner Museum Will Host Free Admission Day in Honor of Anne Hawley

It’s almost time to say goodbye. With an eight-month international search now over and a starting date officially set for incoming director Peggy Fogelman, the […]

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Gardner Museum Appoints Peggy Fogelman as New Director

Following an eight-month international search, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum announced today that Peggy Fogelman, a museum professional with decades of experience, will succeed Anne […]

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What It’s Like to Be an Artist-in-Residence at the Gardner Museum

The Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum’s artist-in-residence program, founded by director Anne Hawley in 1992 as a way of continuing its namesake’s tradition of supporting contemporary artists, comes […]

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Surveillance Footage Sheds New Light on Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Heist

The FBI has released never-before-seen surveillance footage from inside the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, which appears to show the night watchman granting someone access 24 hours […]

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Gardner Museum Unveils a New Façade Installation by Bharti Kher

Last week, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum unveiled a new installation mounted on its Anne H. Fitzpatrick Façade—Not All Who Wander Are Lost by former […]

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Jean-Michel Othoniel Reveals ‘Secret Flower Sculptures’ at the Gardner Museum

When the reimagined Water Theater grove, once a favorite garden of Louis XIV, is unveiled at Versailles on May 12, it will feature the first […]

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Anne Hawley Reflects on Her Time at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

There are a few loose ends that Anne Hawley is hoping to tie up as she prepares to step down from her position as director […]