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Museum of Fine Arts

Come Visit Claude Monet In His New Boston Home

Michael Levin | Posted 08.15.2016 | Arts
Michael Levin

For countless art aficionados, Claude Monet was a first love, his paintings understandable, accessible, and gorgeous.

At Boston's MFA, If You Can't Bring The Kid To The Museum...

Michael Levin | Posted 05.05.2016 | Arts
Michael Levin

While museums enjoy great goodwill in today's world, they also face huge struggles. Why travel to a museum when you can see pretty much every piece o...

WATCH: These Museum-Goers Got A Gorgeous Christmas Surprise

Posted 12.23.2013 | Religion

Visitors to Boston's Museum of Fine Arts on Saturday, Dec. 14, got a beautiful Christmas surprise when they were unexpectedly treated to a gorgeous re...

Treasure Trove Of Surrealist Paintings Found Under Late Artist's Bed

Posted 10.06.2013 | Arts

Over the course of art history, a number of female artists have given up on their work and themselves far too early in their career. This was the case...

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Strikes Oil(s)

Susan Jaques | Posted 02.09.2013 | Arts
Susan Jaques

For centuries, Spain's monarchs avidly collected art, spending a king's ransom to decorate their palaces and chapels. In a holiday gift for art lovers, 100 favorites have traveled to Houston for Portrait of Spain: Masterpieces from the Prado.

Getting Lost at the Museum of Fine Arts

Zoe P. Strassfield | Posted 06.02.2012 | College
Zoe P. Strassfield

That's what I love about museums -- every artwork or display is a window into another place, another time or another way of thinking.

PHOTOS: Ghosts and Cloudscapes From Early Photography

Posted 12.23.2011 | Arts

The simultaneous advent of photography in Britain and France in the 19th century makes for a fascinating study of the two countries' early photographi...

WATCH: Bathroom Turned Into Art Gallery

Posted 08.17.2011 | Arts

The Boston Museum of Fine Art got a new gallery on Wednesday their bathrooms. A group of artists commemorated "Flush the Walls" -- a protes...

Dale Chihuly: Alchemy in Glass

Darby Roach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Darby Roach

I'm standing with Dale Chihuly in a large open, high ceilinged room called the hot shop. The reason for the name is immediately clear. Along one wall the furnaces glow orange.