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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  • ICA

    Boston

    Rotating exhibits of cutting-edge, international artists in a dramatic new buidling on Boston Harbor with cantilevered exhibition galleries and a... more

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  • iFest

    Boston

    IFest is a premium 3 day festival of contemporary Irish culture coming to Boston on September 26th-September 28th. This festival will... more

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  • Images Cinema

    Williamstown

    Images Cinema is a year-round, non-profit community film house featuring the best in world cinema. Annual Family Flicks Under the... more

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  • Indaba of New England

    Brockton

    The mission of the Indaba Theatre of New England is: To inspire and uplift. To empower inner city youth. To... more

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  • Indigo Artist Studio

    Newburyport

    Indigo Artist Studio/Gallery is a working studio and gallery for artists working in monotype, mixed media, and oils. The... more

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  • Inner Vision Studio

    West Stockbridge

    Artist-owned gallery of Berkshire artist Karen Andrews: landscape, figurative, impressionistic. Photography, watercolor, drawing, mixed media. Affordable, appealing art for range... more

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  • Ipswich Arts

    Ipswich

    Profiles and information on all facets of the Ipswich art scene. Includes information on local artists and artisans, classes and... more

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  • Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum

    Boston

    An intimate Venetian-inspired palace in the heart of Boston, with three floors of galleries surrounding a flower-filled courtyard, the Isabella... more

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  • Island Theatre Workshop

    Vineyard Haven

    Island Community Theatre Organization and Company. Established in 1968. Education through workshops, classes, performances, mentorships and exchanges. more

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  • J. James Auctioneers & Appraisers

    Plymouth

    Our monthly Antiques & Estate Auctions are held in the "Blue Room" at Plymouth Memorial Hall Building located... more

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  • Jamaica Plain Open Studios

    Jamaica Plain

    The Jamaica Plain Open Studios (JPOS) is an annual celebration of the arts in Jamaica Plain that gives the public... more

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  • James Joyce Ramble, Inc.

    Dedham

    The 30 year old running event is the USA Track & Field National Masters 10K Championship. It is well recognized around... more

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  • The James Library & Center for the Arts

    Norwell

    Literature and the arts are alive and well in Norwell. Stop by our library and pick up a current bestseller... more

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  • JazzFest Falmouth

    Falmouth

    JazzFest Falmouth is an annual Fall celebration of jazz and blues in scenic Falmouth on Cape Cod. Come join the... more

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  • Jess Miller Comedy

    Chicopee

    JMC Productions brings the best of comedy to Western Mass! more

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  • Jewelry by Etta

    West Dennis

    Discover the difference of wearable art jewelry at Jewelry by Etta. She has been designing and creating unique pieces of... more

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  • Jo-Mé Dance

    Boston

    Jo-Mé Dance is a 5 year old multicultural contemporary dance organization committed to setting new levels of excellence in Boston... more

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  • Joan Peters of Osterville

    Osterville

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  • John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum

    Boston

    The only Presidential Library in New England and a "unique to Boston" experience. Immerse yourself in JFK's thousand... more

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  • John Magnan Studio

    New Bedford

    Working studio of sculptor John Magnan. Visitors welcomed. Gallery-style presentation of recent work. Commissions accepted. more

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