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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  • Powers Gallery

    Acton

    Distinctive fine art and fine framing, all located in a beautifully restored antique home in Acton. Artists from all over... more

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  • Preu Photography

    Brewster

    Fine art scenic and nature photography featuring the beauty of Cape Cod by Mark Preu. Items available include blank photo... more

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  • Priscilla Beach Theatre

    Plymouth

    Professional summer stock in the country's oldest operating barn theatre. more

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  • Publick Theatre Boston

    Brighton

    Founded in 1971, The Publick Theatre remains one of Boston's oldest resident companies, committed to our classical roots and to exploring... more

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  • Puppet Showplace Theatre

    Brookline

    Puppet Showplace Theatre is an award-winning non-profit performing arts organization committed to excellence in puppetry as a theatrical experience that... more

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  • Quincy Symphony Orchestra

    Quincy

    The Quincy Symphony Orchestra is a non-profit organization consisting of amateur and professional musicians and a supportive group of volunteers... more

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  • Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston

    Waltham

    Reagle Music Theatre of Greater Boston is a unique award-winning regional theater company that features Broadway stars performing alongside local... more

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  • Regent Theatre

    Arlington

    Built in 1916, the historic Regent Theatre remains true to its roots as a vibrant vaudeville house. An intimate 500-seat performing... more

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  • Renjeau Galleries

    Natick

    Art Gallery featuring a large selection of contemporary and traditional fine art with artists from New England and around the... more

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  • Rice Polak Gallery

    Provincetown

    Provincetown's most comprehensive collection of contemporary art. The gallery's collection includes paintings, pastels, photography, sculpture and installations. Special exhibitions by... more

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  • Richmond Performance Series

    Richmond

    Chamber music. more

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  • River's Edge Arts Alliance

    Hudson

    The River's Edge Arts Alliance is a non-profit organization which brings the full spectrum of the arts to the Hudson... more

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  • Robert Floyd Photo Gallery and Learning Center

    Southampton

    Local and international photography art exhibits. Nature,photojournalism, travel, and 1960s Rock 'N Roll images. more

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  • Robert Klein Gallery

    Boston

    The Robert Klein Gallery was established in 1980 and ranks among the world's most prestigious showrooms of fine art photography. The... more

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  • Rock Harbor Gallery

    Orleans

    Gallery/Studio Fine Art Original Watercolors Classes Giclee Fine Art Prints Commissions more

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  • Rockport Art Association

    Rockport

    Featuring award-winning paintings, graphics, sculpture & photography from New England artists, as well as paintings & graphics from our Permanent Collection of... more

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  • Rose Kennedy Greenway

    Boston

    The Rose Kennedy Greenway is a mile-and-a-half of contemporary parks located in the heart of Boston. The Greenway, a roof... more

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  • Rudd Art Museum

    North Adams

    Celebrating our 11th summer season! RUDD ART MUSEUM "A Chapel for Humanity" The chapel has been created by... more

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  • Ruddeforth Gallery

    Brewster

    The Gallery features the oil, pastel and watercolor paintings of Debra Ruddeforth and the color and black and white photographs... more

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  • Sage Art Gallery

    Haverhill

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