Past Exhibitions

The Banner Project: Lauren Halsey

May 29, 2021–June 5, 2022

Lauren Halsey’s work traverses time and cultures, but it always remains firmly rooted in her immediate community of South Central Los Angeles, where...

Community Arts Initiative: Patterns of Greatness

May 8–October 17, 2021

“Patterns of Greatness” is a collaborative project encouraging young people to reflect on the relationships that have had a positive impact on their...

Monet and Boston: Legacy Illuminated

April 17–October 17, 2021

Reserve timed tickets to explore the Boston collection of famous Impressionist paintings by Claude Monet.


April 4–June 1, 2021

“RESIST COVID/TAKE 6!,” a public service campaign conceptualized by artist Carrie Mae Weems, underlines the importance of public messaging in a time...

Weng Family Collection of Chinese Painting: Travel and Home

April 3, 2021–March 7, 2022

Celebrating a landmark gift of Chinese art

Paul Cézanne: Influence

March 13–October 17, 2021

Explore the artist's connections across time

Collecting Stories: The Invention of Folk Art

February 6, 2021–January 10, 2022

Championing the “art of the people” by reconsidering a century-old label

Monet and Boston: Lasting Impression

November 15, 2020–March 28, 2021

The MFA brings together its unparalleled collection of Monet paintings for the first time in a generation—in honor of its 150th anniversary

Cézanne: In and Out of Time

November 11, 2020–February 28, 2021

French painter Paul Cézanne (1839–1906) found complexity in the world around him and engaged with it through his art. His landscapes appear impossible...

Community Arts Initiative: Exchange Codes

November 11, 2020–April 11, 2021

Kids collaborate to imagine pathways of an interconnected world