There have been times in the MFA’s past when it hasn’t lived up to its educational mission, when it has pandered to the whims of the wealthy — particularly its fat cat benefactors.
Museum of Fine Arts
The MFA’s Arts of Islamic Cultures gallery offers an impressive visual representation of a region’s cultures, geographies, and histories.
A chance to see two important works by pioneering African-American filmmaker Bill Gunn.
There are no angels in Mark Rothko’s work: only the ascendancy of glorious color.
The odds have never been more stacked against a Summer of Love.
This exhibition at the MFA gives us as chance to walk about a delightful island in the wide sea of Picasso works.
In his best screenplays, Graham Greene explored the idea of the protagonist as anti-hero well before it became a popular trope in the 1950s and ’60s.
Director Vicki Vasilopoulos has masterfully crafted a documentary about tailors, clothing, and the painstaking search for excellence.
The protagonist’s confrontation with his past barbarity is far and away the most compelling part of Out of My Hand.
The film proffers a winning combination of goofy humor and social critique.