Video Library

Add some art into your day and enjoy the MFA from home by watching this selection of videos, from virtual exhibition tours and interviews with artists to soothing musical performances. Each group includes up to six short videos. Visit the MFA’s YouTube channel for longer, in-depth videos of lectures and programming, behind-the-scenes clips, and more.

Hear from MFA Curators

MFA curators look closely at objects in the collection that tell timeless stories and help us understand the world and one another.

Curators’ View: Blooms in the Collection

In these videos curators consider a work of art featuring flowers. Enjoy their insights and close-up looks at favorites, from Dutch tulips, to Japanese irises, to all-American roses. Take time to smell the roses, and get close to some of the MFA’s most beautiful blooms.

Virtual Tour: Ancient Nubia Now

Travel through the 2019 exhibition and discover a majestic display of art and objects that attempts to rewrite past misinterpretations about Nubia’s history and artistic achievements. Outside voices offer new insights into Nubia’s relevance today.

Learn more about “Ancient Nubia Now.”

Virtual Tour: Gender Bending Fashion

Revisit the immersive 2019 exhibition and explore a century’s worth of fashion that has challenged rigid, binary definitions of dress, gender, and style, giving voice to individual self-expression.

Learn more about “Gender Bending Fashion.”