Art is subjective, but we think we can objectively say that Massachusetts has the best art in the entire solar system. After all, it’s home to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, one of the world’s most impressive collections of fine art; Mass MoCA, the country’s most fertile site for large scale new art; and the “small but big” Worcester Art and Fitchburg Art Museums. Plus, there’s a whole museum of bad art, and one that’s free if your name is Isabella. Wake up your soul at the Jacob’s Pillow dance festival, catch yourself clapping inappropriately loud for the world famous Boston Symphony Orchestra or banging your head (in a good way) in the birthplace of hardcore punk. And don’t leave without experiencing some drama (also in a good way) at one of our amazing theaters, from the Berkshire theater scene and Worcester’s majestic Hanover Theatre to Boston’s storied theater district. You can also visit the Massachusetts Cultural Council website for more information on the arts in Massachusetts.

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  • Le Laboratoire Cambridge

    Cambridge

    Le Laboratoire Cambridge is a unique art and design center that invites visitors to explore the experiments and wonders of... more

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  • Lee Gallery

    Winchester

    Founded in 1981 by Mack Lee, the Lee Gallery maintains an inventory of 19th and 20th century vintage photographs with three... more

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  • List Visual Arts Center, MIT

    Cambridge

    Exhibitions explore challenging, intellectual contemporary art making in all media: painting, sculpture, photography, video, installation, and architecture/design. Map available... more

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  • Livi Studio on Cape Cod

    W Yarmouth

    Award winning artist. Small art studio. Appointments only are most welcome! Oils and pen and ink drawings. Graphic design, illustration... more

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  • The Loading Dock Gallery

    Lowell

    Come visit our cooperative gallery that represents 50 of the artists and artisans at Western Avenue Studios. We are open Wednesday... more

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  • Lucia Pottery

    Greenfield

    Hand made porcelain. Functional foodie items for the kitchen. Beautiful pottery for the home. Pottery Classes for Adults. more

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  • Lynn Arts, Inc.

    Lynn

    Gallery features a variety of exhibits throughout the year. Classes and workshops are available. more

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  • Lynn Memorial Auditorium

    Lynn

    The Lynn Memorial Auditorium is a 2072 seat facility located within City Hall. The Auditorium was re-opened in October 2006 beginning with... more

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  • The Lyric Stage Company of Boston

    Boston

    Boston's oldest professional theatre, presenting award-winning productions in our intimate space near Copley Square in the Back Bay neighborhood of... more

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  • The Mandolin Orchestra

    South Hadley

    The Mandolin Orchestra of South Hadley was founded in 2012. With the emergence of folk music, the mandolin regained popularity, and... more

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  • Marion Art Center

    Marion

    Two art galleries; theater; studio; portraits by Cecil Clark Davis. more

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  • Martha's Vineyard Chamber Music Society

    Vineyard Haven

    Chamber music concerts. more

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  • Martha's Vineyard Playhouse

    Vineyard Haven

    The Playhouse operates year-round, presenting a wide selection of contemporary and classic plays; nurturing and developing new plays through staged... more

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  • Martin Lawrence Gallery

    Boston

    Art Gallery: Warhol, Francis, Picasso, Miro, Chagall, Dali and more... more

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  • The Mary Baker Eddy Library

    Boston

    The Mary Baker Eddy Library provides public access and context to original materials and educational experiences about Mary Baker Eddy's... more

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  • Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts

    North Adams

    Located in Berkshire County's vibrant arts community, MCLA offers a wide array of meeting and event spaces to accommodate 10 to 2,000... more

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  • McGuire Gallery

    Provincetown

    Fine Art Gallery featuring the work of Michael McGuire more

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  • me & thee coffeehouse

    Marblehead

    The me&thee coffeehouse is a cozy listening room for acoustic music and has been presenting live music since 1970. more

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  • melanie chartier studio

    Hyannis

    My fine art studio is located in the Hyannis arts district in an antique Cape Cod home with 5 other studios.... more

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  • Metropolitan Wind Symphony

    Jamaica Plain

    Founded by Jerry Gardner in 1971, the Metropolitan Wind Symphony is currently celebrating its 41st anniversary. The MWS comprises over 70 talented... more

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