Shy Boy, She Devil, and Isis
September 11, 2007 – January 6, 2008
The Art of Conceptual Craft. Selections from the Wornick Collection
Encompassing works of art in a variety of media, this exhibition features nearly 120 highlights from the distinguished collection of Ronald C. and...
Winslow Homer at the MFASeptember 20, 2007 – December 31, 2007
This select installation in the Lower Rotunda features iconic paintings by Winslow Homer from the permanent collection, including Boys in a Pasture...
Drama and Desire
August 28, 2007 – December 16, 2007
Japanese Paintings from the Floating World 1690–1850
With the establishment of Edo (modern-day Tokyo) as the major political and commercial center of Japan in the seventeenth century, artists...
Women of Renown
January 10, 2007 – October 28, 2007
Female Heroes and Villains in the Prints of Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
Artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi uniquely combined the popular theme of beautiful women with his personal specialty, warrior prints showing legendary...
March 26, 2007 – September 2, 2007
Collecting African and Oceanic Art, 1945–2000. Selections from the Geneviève McMillan Collection
Edward HopperMay 6, 2007 – August 19, 2007
Edward Hopper’s luminous paintings captured classic images of middle-class America and made him one of the most popular artists of the...
War and DiscontentApril 10, 2007 – August 5, 2007
Among the masterpieces in the MFA’s collection are three exceptional works inspired by contemporary political events: Edouard Manet’s extraordinary...
Through Six Generations
March 10, 2007 – August 1, 2007
The Weng Collection of Chinese Painting and Calligraphy
The history of the Weng Collection reads like an epic novel. Assembled primarily during the nineteenth century, the collection has survived the...
August 19, 2006 – July 11, 2007
Japanese Bamboo Art
Although woven bamboo containers have been used in Japan for thousands of years, it is only during the last century that basketry has emerged as a...