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Your School. Your Paper. Since 1936.

The Suffolk Journal

Your School. Your Paper. Since 1936.

The Suffolk Journal

Claude Monets The Water Lily Pond, on display at the MFA through March 28.

MFA’s ‘Monet and Boston: Lasting Impression’ brings warmth to the city

Kaylie Scalze , Staff Writer March 16, 2021

In the midst of a mundane pandemic-ruled winter Bostonians have had to endure, the “Monet and Boston: Lasting Impression” exhibit brings life, color and vibrancy to the city. The Museum of Fine...

Preview: Basquiat MFA exhibit, a series of firsts

Preview: Basquiat MFA exhibit, a series of firsts

Abby O'Connor, Asst. Arts and Culture Editor October 14, 2020

The Museum of Fine Arts’ (MFA) newest exhibition “Writing the Future: Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation” is an installation of firsts.  Originally scheduled to debut in April of 2020, “Writing...

Ensemble from the Annodami collection by Alessandro Tricone. Spring/Summer 2017.

New MFA exhibit highlights relationship between gender and fashion

Emily Devlin March 27, 2019

On March 21, the Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) opened the Gender Bending Fashion Exhibit, which explores fashion and gender over the years. Outside the exhibit is a timeline detailing fashion and...

 “Self-Portrait with Hummingbird Necklace” (1940) by Frida Kahlo

The Museum of Fine Arts reveals its first Frida Kahlo exhibit

Harper Wayne February 27, 2019

Many people know the artist Frida Kahlo for her iconic unibrow, her self-portrait paintings and her poetry. Now, for the first time in Boston, the Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) is holding an exhibition, “Frida...

“The Night is Short, Walk On Girl” plays at MFA Japanese film festival

Rika Saito February 21, 2019

On Valentine’s Day, the Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) screened the film “The Night is Short, Walk On Girl” as a part of the Boston Festival of Films from Japan. The movie, which was played in Japanese...

Chris DeGusto / News Editor

Takashi Murakami brings Japanese art and culture to Boston

Chris DeGusto October 18, 2017

Usually a quiet and serene setting, the Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) was anything but traditional on Friday night, as Boston’s best-known epicenter for creativity hosted an enthralling installation to its...

Courtesy of Facebook user Do Not Resist

Hard truths: Hard to resist

James MacDonald November 10, 2016

Craig Atkinson, with credits in award-winning documentaries such as "Detropia,"made his disquieting directorial debut with “Do Not Resist,” a documentary film that made its Boston debut at the Museum...

Review: Sorrow is Born in the Hasty Heart

Maliha Khan September 29, 2016

The 1950’s is brought back to life at the Museum of Fine Arts through their latest film series “Reagan in Hollywood: The Origins of a Conservative Icon. The series derives the legendary of Mr. Reagan...

MFA announces confidence in contemporary collection

Morgan Hume and Catarina Protano September 21, 2016

The fall season brings change, whether it is in the world of fashion, or the shift in weather. For the Museum of Fine Arts, it’s new contemporary exhibits. The museum held a fall preview event on Sept....

Felicity Otterbein/ Journal Staff

‘Megacities Asia’

Felicity Otterbein June 1, 2016

Stories accumulate like pollution in big cities. Stories of lives untold, laughs never shared and events never spoken of. Twenty-four digital screen panels reflect the faces of the eleven artists...

Sam Humphrey/Managing Editor

MFA exhibit displays Ritts’s versatility

Sam Humphrey November 4, 2015

Two rooms distinguished by contrasting atmospheres showcase the multifaceted work of American photographer Herb Ritts at his exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts. The well-curated collection is a fitting...

Maria Baluch/Journal Staff

MFA sparks conversation in new exhibit

November 12, 2014

By Maria Baluch The Museum of Fine Arts' newest exhibition “Conversation Piece” invites interactions by displaying contemporary works that serve as platforms for dialogue. The MFA says that by taking...

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