May 14

We are thrilled to announce that Boston Cente...

We are thrilled to announce that Boston Center for the Arts was selected as one of 36 organizations in Massachusetts to receive a planning grant from the Mass Cultural Council's Cultural Facilities Fund. This is part of a $9.3 million capital investment in the Commonwealth's cultural organizations. Thank you! https://mailchi.mp/art/power-of-culture-october-545393?e=b5831a3311

    $9.3 Million in New Capital Funds Awarded to Support Mass Creative Economy
    our website.
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May 13

What better way to celebrate #MothersDay than...

What better way to celebrate #MothersDay than a shout-out to Julia Ward Howe? Abolitionist, social reformer, and friend to Isabella, Howe penned the Mother’s Day Proclamation, an appeal for women to unite for peace in the world. 🌎 Visit the Blue Room to admire her portrait!

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    What better way to celebrate #MothersDay than a shout-out to Julia Ward Howe? Abolitionist, social reformer, and friend to Isabella, Howe penned the Mother's Day Proclamation, an appeal for women to...
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May 13

#FunFact Upon his first visit to the Gardner ...

#FunFact Upon his first visit to the Gardner Museum in 2004, New Wing architect Renzo Piano remarked, “This woman was mad, this is extraordinary.”

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    FunFact Upon his first visit to the Gardner Museum in 2004, New Wing architect Renzo Piano remarked, "This woman was mad, this is extraordinary."
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May 13

Happy Mother’s Day! There’s no better way to ...

Happy Mother’s Day! There’s no better way to tell your mom how much she means to you than a relaxing day at the Gardner Museum. Take a break, have some fun, and have a lovely day! 💕

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Happy Mother's Day! There's no better way to tell your mom how much she means to you than a relaxing day at the Gardner Museum. Take a break, have some fun, and have a lovely day! 💕
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May 13

Do YOU want to win FREE tickets to the Disco ...

Do YOU want to win FREE tickets to the Disco Under the Dome at Boston Center for the Arts on June 2 ($200 value)? Do YOU want to be a part of one of Boston's most unique young patrons programs? Yes YOU do... Join forte before midnight TOMORROW, Monday, May 14 and be entered to win—plus get annual membership benefits that include exclusive events, discounts, free tickets, and more! http://www.bcaonline.org/support/forte.html

    Boston Center for the Arts
    Do YOU want to win FREE tickets to the Disco Under the Dome at Boston Center for the Arts on June 2 ($200 value)? Do YOU want to be a part of one of Boston's most unique young patrons programs? Yes...
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May 12

The most decorated and illustrative nightstan...

The most decorated and illustrative nightstand you’ve ever seen is located in our Raphael Room! Crafted out of pine, pear, walnut veneer, with inlays of ivory, mother-of-pearl, and various woods, you have to look twice to see all the details. 🔎 Object: Venetian, Nightstand (Comodino) (detail), 2nd quarter of the 18th century, pine, pear, walnut veneer, with inlays of ivory, mother-of-pearl, and various woods.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    The most decorated and illustrative nightstand you've ever seen is located in our Raphael Room! Crafted out of pine, pear, walnut veneer, with inlays of ivory, mother-of-pearl, and various woods, you...
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May 12

Thank you to the law firm of Dwyer, Ruggieri,...

Thank you to the law firm of Dwyer, Ruggieri, Spino & Goncalves, LLC for your support of local artists through a sponsorship of the BCA Ball & Disco Under the Dome! We also feel so fortunate to have Founding Partner, John G.F. Ruggieri, as a member of our Board of Directors here at BCA!

    Boston Center for the Arts
    Thank you to the law firm of Dwyer, Ruggieri, Spino & Goncalves, LLC for your support of local artists through a sponsorship of the BCA Ball & Disco Under the Dome! We also feel so fortunate to...
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May 12

May 11

Every month or so, our Courtyard gets a new s...

Every month or so, our Courtyard gets a new set of flowers to keep things looking fresh. See what’s waiting in the wings, like these Streptocarpus Cape Primroses by visiting our onsite Greenhouse!

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Every month or so, our Courtyard gets a new set of flowers to keep things looking fresh. See what's waiting in the wings, like these Streptocarpus Cape Primroses by visiting our onsite Greenhouse!
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May 11

English Language Learners (ELL) Task Force Parent Engagement Subcommittee Meeting

2300 Washington Street

    English Language Learners (ELL) Task Force Parent Engagement Subcommittee Meeting
    English Language Learners (ELL) Task Force Parent Engagement Subcommittee Meeting
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May 11

We’ve got a sweet deal for all our members! F...

We’ve got a sweet deal for all our members! From May 11 - 15, members receive 20% off all regularly priced merchandise in Gift at the Gardner. Buy a birthday gift, get your mom something special for Mother’s Day, or treat yourself! Not a member? Join the fun and receive all the exclusive member benefits the Gardner Museum has to offer! Learn more: http://bit.ly/2rlW9kD

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    We've got a sweet deal for all our members! From May 11 - 15, members receive 20% off all regularly priced merchandise in Gift at the Gardner. Buy a birthday gift, get your mom something special for...
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May 11

UPDATE: 100 Donors | 100 Days Today, with 5...

UPDATE: 100 Donors | 100 Days Today, with 50 days and 70 donors left to go, a generous donor has pledged to give an additional $5,000 if Boston Center for the Arts reaches its goal before June 30! Thank YOU for being a part of our community and helping to provide a home for Boston’s artists. Please make your gift today! https://bcaonline.secure.force.com/donate/?dfId=a0n41000002K88WAAS #100donors100days #supportlocalartists

    Boston Center for the Arts
    UPDATE: 100 Donors | 100 Days Today, with 50 days and 70 donors left to go, a generous donor has pledged to give an additional $5,000 if Boston Center for the Arts reaches its goal before June 30!...
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May 11

ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS (ELL) TASK FORCE MEETING

2300 Washington Street

    ENGLISH LANGUAGE LEARNERS (ELL) TASK FORCE MEETING
    The School Committee will be holding a English Language Learners (ELL) Task Force Meeting on May 17 at 10 a.m.
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May 10

Any cat people here? 🙋 🐱 Join us on May 11 fr...

Any cat people here? 🙋 🐱 Join us on May 11 from 2 - 2:30 for our Collection Conservation Talk: The Conservation of Cats! Holly Salmon, our Gardner Museum Objects Conservator, will discuss the conservation of various feline objects in the Museum. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2JSa1Lb

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Any cat people here? 🙋 🐱 Join us on May 11 from 2 - 2:30 for our Collection Conservation Talk: The Conservation of Cats! Holly Salmon, our Gardner Museum Objects Conservator, will discuss the...
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May 10

Looking like golden four-leaf clovers, the ho...

Looking like golden four-leaf clovers, the holes on the right side of this Fra Angelico reliquary once held relics of deceased saints, like bits of hair and skin. A relic could mean anything important or sacred, so we’re asking you: what are some of the relics in your life? From an autograph to a lucky sweater, let us know down below with #WhatsYourRelic!

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Looking like golden four-leaf clovers, the holes on the right side of this Fra Angelico reliquary once held relics of deceased saints, like bits of hair and skin. A relic could mean anything...
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May 10

Mayor Walsh launches Roxbury Small Business Center

...May 14th in Roxbury’s Dudley Square at the Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building at 2300 Washington Street, Roxbury. Following two successful installments in Mattapan and East Boston, the Roxbury Small Business Center...

    Mayor Walsh launches Roxbury Small Business Center
    "We saw great attendance and interest in our first two Small Business Centers in Mattapan and East Boston, and I look forward to continue building opportunities for small businesses in Roxbury and neighborhoods throughout the City of Boston," said Mayor Martin J. Walsh.
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May 10

Soleil Will Bring a Touch of the South to Roxbury Later This Month

Cheryl Straughter, former owner of popular restaurant Keith’s Place in Grove Hall, told Eater that her latest venture, Soleil, is set to open by the end of May. It will occupy the space left vacant when Tasty Burger shuttered (Bruce Bolling Municipal Building, 2200 Washington St.).

...into the same building. Meanwhile, steps away, an Ethiopian restaurant called Fasika Cafe opened at 51 Roxbury St. in mid-March, a casual extension of owner Befekadu Defar’s Fasika restaurant in Somerville...

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...in Roxbury, Backlash Beer Co. is set to open its brewery and taproom imminently at 152 Hampden St.

    Soleil Will Bring a Touch of the South to Roxbury Later This Month
    Roxbury's Dudley Square is on the verge of a restaurant revival, as the Bay State Banner reported last December, describing four new restaurants in the works. Now, that revival is coming to fruition with one of the restaurants already open and another just weeks away from its debut.
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May 10

Calling all members! From May 11 - 15, double...

Calling all members! From May 11 - 15, double your member discount in Gift at the Gardner and enjoy 20% off all regularly-priced merchandise. Find that perfect gift for someone special or treat yourself! Not a member? Now’s a great time to enjoy all the exclusive member benefits the Gardner Museum has to offer! Learn more: http://bit.ly/2rlW9kD

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Calling all members! From May 11 - 15, double your member discount in Gift at the Gardner and enjoy 20% off all regularly-priced merchandise. Find that perfect gift for someone special or treat...
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May 10

Join us on May 17 for our Third Thursdays: Cr...

Join us on May 17 for our Third Thursdays: Creative Play! 🥂 We’re collaborating with our neighbors at MassArt for an evening celebrating imagination, creative connections, and curiosity. Score some tickets: http://bit.ly/2rjDq9p

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Join us on May 17 for our Third Thursdays: Creative Play! 🥂 We're collaborating with our neighbors at MassArt for an evening celebrating imagination, creative connections, and curiosity. Score some...
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May 10

Catch us in the Courtyard this evening for ou...

Catch us in the Courtyard this evening for our extended hours! We’re open until 9 pm every Thursday, so you can soak up the Palace’s exquisite beauty as night falls over the Courtyard. And pro tip: visiting us during the golden hour makes for some fabulous selfies!

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Catch us in the Courtyard this evening for our extended hours! We're open until 9 pm every Thursday, so you can soak up the Palace's exquisite beauty as night falls over the Courtyard. And pro tip:...
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May 10

Mayor Walsh launches Roxbury Small Business Center

...May 14th in Roxbury's Dudley Square at the Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building at 2300 Washington Street, Roxbury. Following two successful installments in Mattapan and East Boston, the Roxbury Small Business Center...

    Mayor Walsh launches Roxbury Small Business Center
    Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Office of Economic Development today announced the Small Business Center will launch its third workshop series on Monday, May 14th in Roxbury's Dudley Square at the Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building at 2300 Washington Street, Roxbury.
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May 10

May 10

May 09

Saturday can’t come fast enough! End your wee...

Saturday can’t come fast enough! End your week with an afternoon of fun with our Saturday Open Studio: Objects of Power. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2rmcTrO

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Saturday can't come fast enough! End your week with an afternoon of fun with our Saturday Open Studio: Objects of Power. Learn more: http://bit.ly/2rmcTrO
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May 09

As well as telling the love story of David an...

As well as telling the love story of David and Bathsheba, this painting by Herri Met De Bles is chock full of courtly scenes. From a game of court tennis to an elaborate topiary maze, the landscape’s details make for delightful additions to this Biblical retelling. Image: Herri Met De Bles, The Story of David and Bathsheba, about 1535-1540, oil on panel.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    As well as telling the love story of David and Bathsheba, this painting by Herri Met De Bles is chock full of courtly scenes. From a game of court tennis to an elaborate topiary maze, the landscape's...
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May 09

Join us on May 17 for choreographer Tom Gold’...

Join us on May 17 for choreographer Tom Gold’s newest work, “Blind Revelry.” Performed by the New York Theatre Ballet to music by Stephen Sondheim, this dramatic dance brings the Greek gods on our Farnese Sarcophagus to life! Buy tickets today: http://bit.ly/2KBXuMP

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Join us on May 17 for choreographer Tom Gold's newest work, "Blind Revelry." Performed by the New York Theatre Ballet to music by Stephen Sondheim, this dramatic dance brings the Greek gods on our...
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May 09

For the first time in over 200 years, all fou...

For the first time in over 200 years, all four of Fra Angelico’s reliquaries are displayed in our Fra Angelico: Heaven on Earth exhibition—but their union will only last until May 20th! Plan your visit now to witness these revolutionary works: http://bit.ly/2sfXnBE

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    For the first time in over 200 years, all four of Fra Angelico's reliquaries are displayed in our Fra Angelico: Heaven on Earth exhibition-but their union will only last until May 20th! Plan your...
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May 09

SPECIAL OFFER: Want two FREE tickets to the D...

SPECIAL OFFER: Want two FREE tickets to the Disco Under the Dome ($200 value)? Join forte, BCA's young patron's group to be entered to win.* Annual membership starts at just $50 a year and benefits include exclusive events, discounts, free tickets, and more! *Offer ends Monday, May 14 at midnight. https://bcaonline.secure.force.com/ticket#membership_a0S41000000yPYZEA2 Learn more about the event: BCA Ball & Disco Under the Dome

    Boston Center for the Arts
    SPECIAL OFFER: Want two FREE tickets to the Disco Under the Dome ($200 value)? Join forte, BCA's young patron's group to be entered to win.* Annual membership starts at just $50 a year and benefits...
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May 09

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