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Get Ready to See More Work by Women Artists at the MFA

What do John Singer Sargent, John Singleton Copley, and Winslow Homer have in common? All are painters, all are featured prominently in the MFA’s “Art of the Americas” […]

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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 […]

Grilled swordfish skewer, Johnnycake grits, dry-aged prime sirloin, and baby carrots from the newly renovated 465 Bar and Restaurant at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
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First Look at the Museum of Fine Arts’ New 465 Bar and Restaurant

At past jobs leading the kitchens at the likes of Harvest restaurant in Cambridge, and the Sole Proprietor in Worcester, chef Brian Flagg would occasionally need […]

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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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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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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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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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Boston Ballet School Dancers Brought Degas Paintings to Life

In honor of Impressionist painter Edgar Degas’ 184th birthday and the Museum of Fine Arts’ new exhibit, “French Pastels: Treasures from the Vault,” two pre-professional […]

MFA Casanova's Europe Tableau
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Step Into the 18th Century at the MFA’s Newest Exhibit, “Casanova’s Europe”

The name Casanova has become synonymous with a certain Don Juan-esque rate of romantic success, devoid of the refinement and class common in the man’s […]

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The MFA Is Opening a Dreamy (and Rarely Shown) French Pastels Exhibit

After years in the dark, nearly 40 French pastels are emerging from their vault to take a turn in the spotlight. A new exhibit at the MFA, aptly […]

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New MFA Exhibit Uses A-List Names to Tell Refugee Stories

What’s the best way to tell a story? A new exhibit at the Museum of Fine Arts asks big questions about narrative voice and storytelling […]

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Celebrate Chinese New Year 2018 With These Boston Events

Lunar New Year Celebration at the MFA Enjoy free admission to the Museum of Fine Arts for a day-long celebration of the Year of the Dog. […]

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Museum of Fine Arts Battles Philadelphia’s Museum of Art on Twitter

It’s hard to escape Super Bowl fever in Boston. First, eagles were banned on the Esplanade and a local bakery refused to sell Philadelphia Cream Cheese. Then, […]

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The MFA Is Bringing Original M.C. Escher Art to Boston

This Saturday—for the first time in Boston’s history—original works by graphic artist M.C. Escher will be on display at the Museum of Fine Arts. Titled […]