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 Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in The Berkshires to 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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  • The Gallery at Four India

    Nantucket

    Established in 1989, A fine art gallery exhibiting American and European 19th c. Traditional to 20th c. Modern to 21st c.... more

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  • A Gallery Martha's Vineyard

    Oak Bluffs

    Contemporary artwork from Martha's Vineyard and beyond, in a variety of media by established and emerging artists. Exhibitions, artist talks,... more

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  • Ganeydn Art Gallery

    Colrain

    Studio gallery featuring nationally-known calligrapher/artist, Peggy Davis. View originals, prints; Judaica. Commissions welcome. Photography by Joe Kurland: New England... more

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  • Giovanni DeCunto

    Boston

    Studio of nationally renown painter, Giovanni DeCunto. Exhibiting for acquistion original contemporary figurative and landscape paintings. more

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  • The Granary Gallery

    West Tisbury

    The Granary Gallery located at the Red Barn in West Tisbury has been showing some of the island's most respected... more

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  • Grand Circle Gallery

    Boston

    Grand Circle Gallery offers travel-themed exhibits featuring vintage travel posters. The extensive poster collection focuses on the "Golden Age... more

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  • Great Marsh Studios

    Ipswich

    Great Marsh Studios in Ipswich, Ma is a clay studio and gallery that features beautiful handmade pottery and sculpture made... more

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  • Green Briar Nature Center and Jam Kitchen

    East Sandwich

    Green Briar offers natural history classes for all ages, changing art exhibitions, live animal exhibits, a wildflower garden and nature... more

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  • Grow Gallery

    Shelburne Falls

    Grow Gallery is an immersive art experience that grabs your senses from the minute you walk in the door, encouraging... more

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  • Hancock Shaker Village

    Pittsfield

    Home to the Shakers for more than 220 years, Hancock Shaker Village is now an outdoor history museum dedicated to preserving... more

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  • HandCraft House

    Brewster

    A favorite of residents and summer visitors since 1986. The HandCraft House features hand made creations from local, regional and nationally... more

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  • HandCraft House

    Brewster

    An art and gift gallery on Cape Cod featuring the paintings of owner Eileen Smith and the fanciful creations of... more

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  • Heart Pottery

    Brewster

    Working studio of potter Diane Heart. High fired porcelain and raku. Most days Diane is working at the wheel. Located... more

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  • Heather Blume Sculpture Studio

    Harwichport

    Working Artist Barn Studio specializing in figurative sculpture and mixed media works. Finished artwork available for sale in Loft Gallery,... more

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  • The Hidden Art Gallery

    Boston

    The Hidden Art Gallery is tucked away on the "Hill" behind the State House. Exhibits contemporary oil paintings... more

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  • Hillport Gallery

    Sandwich

    The Hillport Gallery sits at the former home of William Barclay Parsons. Mr. Parsons was the designer of the Cape... more

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  • HomeGrown Arts and Crafts

    Duxbury

    HomeGrown Arts and Crafts is an eclectic gallery, boutique celebrating local artists and contemporary crafters. more

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  • Hope & Feathers Framing and Gallery

    Amherst

    Hope & Feathers is a busy full-service custom frame shop specializing in conservation framing materials. They also feature local artists... more

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  • Hopkinton Center for Arts

    Hopkinton

    The Hopkinton Center for the Arts (HCA) is a visual and performing arts center. The art galleries at the HCA... more

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  • Howard Yezerski Gallery

    Boston

    Contemporary Art Gallery in Boston's South End more

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