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This Saturday in the Studio, celebrate life’s...

This Saturday in the Studio, celebrate life’s cycles—the good, the bad and the beautiful! Create a botanical-themed monoprint in a workshop developed in collaboration with our Polly Thayer Starr Artist Series visiting artist Silvia López Chavez. read on: http://bit.ly/2u88qLx

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    This Saturday in the Studio, celebrate life's cycles-the good, the bad and the beautiful! Create a botanical-themed monoprint in a workshop developed in collaboration with our Polly Thayer Starr...
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2 hours ago

Get the behind-the-scenes scoop on how our Li...

Get the behind-the-scenes scoop on how our Life, Death & Revelry exhibition brought the Farnese Sarcophagus to life at our upcoming Artist and Curator Talk. Visit us on July 26 at 7 pm to take advantage of this rare opportunity. Buy tickets: http://bit.ly/2N55er9

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Get the behind-the-scenes scoop on how our Life, Death & Revelry exhibition brought the Farnese Sarcophagus to life at our upcoming Artist and Curator Talk. Visit us on July 26 at 7 pm to take...
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8 hours ago

Small Bite: Nathálie

Pierce Boston, 186 Brookline Ave., Boston, nathaliebar.com.

    Small Bite: Nathálie
    At Haley Fortier's new wine bar, Nathálie, opening later this month in the Fenway, the future is female-and so is the wine list. Named for her grandmother, who's still full of joie de vivre at 91, the sister spot to Haley.Henry Wine Bar devotes its entire by-the-glass list to small-production wines made by women.
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8 hours ago

Calling all Slytherins, Isabella’s got just t...

Calling all Slytherins, Isabella’s got just the piece for you! 🐍 This golden dress ornament features emerald green beads and coiled snakes whose heads create the clasp! Object: Indian, Dress Ornament With Snakes (detail), metal with glass beads and cotton tassel.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Calling all Slytherins, Isabella's got just the piece for you! 🐍 This golden dress ornament features emerald green beads and coiled snakes whose heads create the clasp! Object: Indian, Dress...
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10 hours ago

Where to Eat in the Fenway Neighborhood Right Now

84 Peterborough St., Boston, 857-239-9736, bennettssandwichshop.com.

92 Peterborough St., Boston, 617-262-9090, elpelon.com.

1321 Boylston St., Boston, 617-545-1060, eventideoysterco.com.

4 Kilmarnock St., Boston, 617-266-0001, salonikigreek.com.

1301 Boylston St., Boston, 617-425-4444, tastyburger.com.

1310 Boylston St., Boston, 617-450-9000, citizenpub.com.

1363 Boylston St., Boston, 617-425-6262, tigermamaboston.com.

528 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, 617-532-9100, easternstandardboston.com.

1271 Boylston St., Boston, 617-670-0507, hojokoboston.com.

500 Commonwealth Ave., Boston, 617-532-5300, islandcreekoysterbar.com.

1381 Boylston St., Boston, 617-266-1300, sweetcheeksq.com.

69 Kilmarnock St., Boston, 617-421-4470, tapestry.restaurant.

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3 Lansdowne St., Boston, 617-262-2424, bleacherbarboston.com.

    Where to Eat in the Fenway Neighborhood Right Now
    There's a whole lot more to the area's culinary cred than Fenway franks. Check out the indispensable Boston magazine guide to the Kenmore Square neighborhood's best restaurants and bars, to find out where to eat from fast-casual to fine dining-from the best bars, to Sweet Cheeks Q, Saloniki Greek, and more.
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#TransformationTuesday Our conservation depar...

#TransformationTuesday Our conservation department is giving this 17th century chair a much needed makeover! The bottom seat cushion has been restored and is back on display in the Long Gallery.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    TransformationTuesday Our conservation department is giving this 17th century chair a much needed makeover! The bottom seat cushion has been restored and is back on display in the Long Gallery.
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26 hours ago

Dogs? Dragons? Some other kind of creature? T...

Dogs? Dragons? Some other kind of creature? These twin ornaments aren’t concerned with names—they’re too busy guarding the doorframe in the Worthington Street Lobby! Object: East Asian, Pair of Architectural Ornaments, mid 18th century, painted wood.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Dogs? Dragons? Some other kind of creature? These twin ornaments aren't concerned with names-they're too busy guarding the doorframe in the Worthington Street Lobby! Object: East Asian, Pair of...
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32 hours ago

#OnThisDay Isabella Stewart Gardner passed aw...

#OnThisDay Isabella Stewart Gardner passed away in 1924, leaving a museum “for the education and enjoyment of the public forever.” Thank you Isabella for bringing wonder and joy to Boston.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    OnThisDay Isabella Stewart Gardner passed away in 1924, leaving a museum "for the education and enjoyment of the public forever." Thank you Isabella for bringing wonder and joy to Boston.
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2 days ago

Nothing says summer quite like sunflower yell...

Nothing says summer quite like sunflower yellow walls! 🌻 The appropriately named Yellow Room showcases Isabella’s love of music, art, and her friendships with the creators in those fields.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Nothing says summer quite like sunflower yellow walls! 🌻 The appropriately named Yellow Room showcases Isabella's love of music, art, and her friendships with the creators in those fields.
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2 days ago

TeamSmile Coming To Fenway Park To Offer Free Dental Exams For Kids

Ansin Building at 1340 Boylston

    TeamSmile Coming To Fenway Park To Offer Free Dental Exams For Kids
    TeamSmile, a network of dental and sports professionals working together to provide free dental care, is coming to Fenway Park on August 31. In partnership with the Massachusetts Dental Society and the Boston Red Sox, this event will include free oral health exams for children, as well as vendor booths, face painting, educational booths and more.
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2 days ago

DIG THIS: FAUST, JANELLE MONÁE, FOO FIGHTERS, BODY/HEAD

Fenway Park. 4 Yawkey Way, Boston. 5:30 pm/all ages/$58.00+. Tickets on sale now

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Brighton Music Hall. 158 Brighton Avenue, Boston. 7:00 pm/18+/$20. Tickets on sale now

Blue Hills Bank Pavilion. 290 Northern Ave, Boston. 7:30 pm/all ages/$49.00+. Tickets on sale now

Great Scott. 1222 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston. 9:00 pm/18+/$15. Tickets on sale now

    DIG THIS: FAUST, JANELLE MONÁE, FOO FIGHTERS, BODY/HEAD
    WED 7.18 Faust @ Brighton Music Hall The early '70s saw the explosion of many fertile minds via the poorly-named 'Krautrock' movement (Kosmiche Musik is a more acceptable substitute) and while Can, Kraftwerk, Harmonia and Neu! grabbed a lot of the attention, the more temperamental and...
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2 days ago

New Food Truck Lets America’s Test Kitchen Fans Eat What They Saw on TV

...was. It closed last week, as did the nearly 20-year-old Newton Centre location (776 Beacon St.). Meanwhile, the Beacon Hill location (66 Charles St., Boston) has been closed by the city...

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...Kitchen will debut a food truck outside of its Seaport headquarters (Innovation and Design Building, 21 Drydock Ave., Boston). Open from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and...

    New Food Truck Lets America's Test Kitchen Fans Eat What They Saw on TV
    Welcome back to What Happened Last Week? , a round-up of mini news bites to kick off the day. Catch up on last week's most-read stories, including the summer update of the Eater 38; news of a forthcoming brick-and-mortar location of the popular Create Boston event series; the openings of Little Dipper, Blue Bottle, and TreMonte; and more.
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Isabella studied in France, where she picked ...

Isabella studied in France, where she picked up this motto: Think much, speak little, write nothing. Share this quote with the Isabella in your life! Image: Martin Mower, Isabella Stewart Gardner, 1917, oil.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Isabella studied in France, where she picked up this motto: Think much, speak little, write nothing. Share this quote with the Isabella in your life! Image: Martin Mower, Isabella Stewart Gardner,...
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3 days ago

Happy Birthday, Rembrandt! 🎂 Not only is this...

Happy Birthday, Rembrandt! 🎂 Not only is this one of his first self portraits, but it’s also the piece that solidified Isabella’s decision to transform her private collection into a public museum. #HatsOffToYouRembrandt Image: Rembrandt Van Rijn, Self-Portrait, Age 23, 1629, oil on oak panel.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Happy Birthday, Rembrandt! 🎂 Not only is this one of his first self portraits, but it's also the piece that solidified Isabella's decision to transform her private collection into a public museum....
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3 days ago

Isabella took care to exhibit the work of wom...

Isabella took care to exhibit the work of women artists in the contemporary galleries of her museum. This bust of Maria de Acosta Sargent by Anna Coleman Ladd is one such example! Object: Anna Coleman Ladd, Maria de Acosta Sargent, 1915, bronze.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Isabella took care to exhibit the work of women artists in the contemporary galleries of her museum. This bust of Maria de Acosta Sargent by Anna Coleman Ladd is one such example! Object: Anna...
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4 days ago

One of the few nudes in Isabella’s collection...

One of the few nudes in Isabella’s collection, this figure drawing by Whistler shows a beautiful harmony of color. The blues on the fabric are similar to the Summer Blues growing in the Courtyard! 💙 Image: James McNeill Whistler, Lapis Lazuli (detail), 1885-1886, chalk and pastel on brown paper.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    One of the few nudes in Isabella's collection, this figure drawing by Whistler shows a beautiful harmony of color. The blues on the fabric are similar to the Summer Blues growing in the Courtyard! 💙...
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5 days ago

It’s looking like Christmas in July at the Ga...

It’s looking like Christmas in July at the Gardner! 🎄 These Glory Bowers are some vigorous climbers and are growing strong and tall in the Courtyard. See these red and white beauties in person on your next visit!

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    It's looking like Christmas in July at the Gardner! 🎄 These Glory Bowers are some vigorous climbers and are growing strong and tall in the Courtyard. See these red and white beauties in person on...
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