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Your School. Your Paper. Since 1936.

The Suffolk Journal

Your School. Your Paper. Since 1936.

The Suffolk Journal

Bostons Museum of Fine Arts opens their new conservation science to the public.

MFA merges conservation science and art

Julia Capraro, Staff Writer November 15, 2022

The Museum of Fine Arts celebrated the science of art conservation this year with a behind-the-scenes look at its own conservation center this past weekend in the “Conservation Up Close” event. The...

Various new paintings on display via the two new exhibits at Bostons MFA.

The Museum of Fine Arts welcomes two new exhibits

Keely Menyhart, Staff Writer November 8, 2022

The Museum of Fine Arts Boston brought a new touch of modernism in Frank Bowling’s “Americas” which opened on Oct. 22, and “Body Awareness: Maria Lassnig’s Experimental Films” that debuted...

Barack Obama, 2018. Oil on canvas by Kehinde Wiley

The end of a presidential tour: Obama portraits on display at MFA

Keely Menyhart, Journal Contributior September 28, 2022

The stark blueish purple walls meet the eyes of patrons at Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts as they enter the large gallery, finally being in the same room as the Barack and Michelle Obama portraits that...

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 13, 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...

MFA invites Native American musicians and dancers to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day

MFA invites Native American musicians and dancers to celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day

Leo Castaneda-Pineda October 16, 2019

Indigenous Peoples' Day, observed on Oct. 14 in lieu of Columbus Day, celebrates the culture of indigenous populations, honors their ancestors and brings awareness to the issues they have faced in both...

MFA reveals forgotten history of Ancient Nubia in new exhibit

MFA reveals forgotten history of Ancient Nubia in new exhibit

Abby O'Connor October 9, 2019

Most people probably don’t know about the early civilization of Nubia, which bordered and was obscured by Egypt. This civilization has been misrepresented for thousands of years, and the Museum of...

Museum of Fine Arts celebrates Lunar New Year

Museum of Fine Arts celebrates Lunar New Year

Sarah Turley February 15, 2019

The Lunar New Year is celebrated annually throughout Asian culture in different ways, and on Feb. 9, the Museum of Fine Arts hosted a variety of festivities that were open to both member and nonmembers...

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...

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...

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