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, one that’s free if your name is Isabella, and the country’s oldest continuously operating art colony. 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.

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  • The Society of Arts and Crafts

    Boston

    SAC is the oldest nonprofit crafts organization in the US. Galleries exhibit established artists working in basketry ceramics, decorative fiber,... more

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  • The Society of Arts and Crafts

    Boston

    Contemporary craft exhibition gallery and retail store. more

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  • SOHN FINE ART - GALLERY & GICLEE PRINTING

    Stockbridge

    SOHN FINE ART shows primarily contemporary photography. A Division of Cassandra Sohn Photography, we exhibit Sohn's work and work by... more

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  • Soprafina Gallery

    Boston

    Current exhibition: Lost Collection - New Paintings by Dmitri Cavander. more

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  • Soule Homestead Education Center

    Middleboro

    Founded to provide environmental educational programs, to promote organic agriculture, traditional crafts and cultural events. The Homestead hosts a Harvest... more

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  • South Mountain Concerts

    Pittsfield

    Chamber music concerts. more

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  • South Shore Pottery Shop

    Abington

    We are a Paint Your Own Pottery Studio located on Rte. 18, in Abington, MA more

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  • Spaightwood Galleries, Inc.

    Upton

    Located in a former Unitarian Church, we have over 9000 works of art from the late 15th-century to the present (including... more

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  • The Spectrum of American Artists and Craftsmen

    Brewster

    A Gallery established here in 1970 showing the unique work of American artists and craftsmen, including fine arts, ceramics, jewelry, glass,... more

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  • Spotlight Playhouse

    Haverhill

    Community Theater that provides professional quality theatre, educational endeavors, creative outlets, and an artistic voice for the community within an... more

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  • Springfield Symphony Orchestra

    Springfield

    Classical and youth concerts. more

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  • Stambandet

    Malden

    Nordic Vocal Ensemble offering a taste of Scandinavia through authentic music of Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, and Iceland. Concerts and... more

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  • stART on the Street

    Worcester

    stART on the Street hosts its 10th annual September festival Sunday, 9/16. In addition to the 350+ artists and crafters selling their... more

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  • The Stoneham Theatre

    Stoneham

    Stoneham Theatre, MetroNorth's award-winning professional theatre, offers the best in live entertainment in an intimate, inviting setting right in your... more

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  • Stratton Players

    Fitchburg

    Stratton Players was established in 1925, making it one of the oldest community theatre groups in the country. We are a... more

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  • Stringe Gallery Art and Antiques

    Brewster

    Gallery featuring the original oils and watercolors of award winning cape artist Tom Stringe and fine country furniture and accessories... more

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  • studio21south

    North Adams

    A home for contemporary realism in the Berkshires; art gallery in North Adams, MA featuring realist and abstract artists working... more

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  • taowatergallery

    W.barnstable

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  • Thomas Crane Public Library

    Quincy

    Built in 1881 by noted architect Henry Hobson Richardson - who also designed Boston's famed Trinity Church - the Thomas Thomas... more

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  • Tri-County Symphonic Band

    Rochester

    The Tri-County Symphonic Band peforms five dynamic concerts a year in Marion and Mattapoisett. A community-based organization, we are proud... more

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