Boston’s Best Upcoming Art Exhibits

August 4, 2014 12:00 PM
Boston’s Best Upcoming Art Exhibits
" Boston is New England’s hub of art and culture. The city draws exhibits from around the globe, including world-famous and little-known upcoming artists. The summer and fall are a great time to visit all of Boston’s museums and check out their latest exhibits.

Photo credit: Institute of Contemporary Art

“Jim Hodges: Give More Than You Take” Institute of Contemporary Art 100 Northern Ave. Boston, MA 02210 (617) 478-3100

Date: Through Sept. 1, 2014

The summer is the best time of year to visit the ICA. It has unparalleled water views and its First Friday events are always a blast. Another reason to visit this seaport treasure this season is to check out the Jim Hodges exhibit. This New York-based artist creates ethereal, nature-inspired works in both the second and third dimensions.

Photo credit: Museum of Fine Arts

“The Magna┬áCarta” Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Ave. Boston, MA 02115 (617) 267-9300

Date: Through Sept. 1, 2014

One of the four original copies of “The Magna Carta” is on display at Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts until September. It will be accompanied by other important historical symbols of liberty and freedom, including “The Declaration of Independence” and Paul Revere’s Sons of Liberty Bowl "

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