@mfaboston - Twitter Profile Analysis

Analysis of 200 tweets by Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, from 10 Dec 2022 to 27 Mar 2023.

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Museum of Fine Arts, Boston

verified twitter profile @mfaboston

Open to infinite possibilities inspired by art, together we’re creating a community where all belong. 📷 #mfaBoston

17,861 tweets
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2009 since
2,251 following
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Top Tweets by @mfaboston

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
We love sweet moments like this in the galleries ❤️ This foster family came to enjoy an afternoon at the MFA through our partnership with @wonderfundma, through which we're able to offer discounted admission for MA DCF foster children and their families.
27 Mar, 2023 - 02:04 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Making waves across centuries 🌊 Opening today, "Hokusai: Inspiration and Influence" takes a new approach to one of the most famous and influential artists of all time. 🎟️ Get your tickets now: https://t.co/Eu7djdIjSA The exhibition is sponsored by @uniqlousa.
26 Mar, 2023 - 02:00 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
On the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of Slavery & the Transatlantic Slave Trade, we’re honoring the lives, knowledge & labor of the hundreds of enslaved men, women & children who were forced to work in potteries in Edgefield, South Carolina in the 19th century.
25 Mar, 2023 - 02:00 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
This is the first painting by Victorine Meurent to enter a museum collection outside France 👩‍🎨 #Meurent is best known as an artist’s model—she was #Manet’s favorite for over a decade—but she became an accomplished artist herself, making her debut at the Paris Salon in 1876.
24 Mar, 2023 - 03:00 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Join us this evening as we celebrate the ancient Persian festival signaling the beginning of spring and gather in solidarity with the Woman Life Freedom movement in Iran and other calls for social justice around the world. Enjoy $5 admission! https://t.co/Qp8DjV3LwM
23 Mar, 2023 - 09:20 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
On this plate by Boston-area artist Wasma'a Chorbachi, the Qur'an's first word, "bismallah," begins at the right rim and extends nearly across to the opposite side. With a bismillah, Muslims all over the world have begun observing the month of #Ramadan.
23 Mar, 2023 - 11:16 AM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
This wave is made of 50,000 @LEGO_Group bricks and took over 400 hours to build 🌊 See @Jumpei_Mitsui's amazing creation in “Hokusai: Inspiration and Influence," which is now open to members! The exhibition opens to the public on Sunday—get tickets: https://t.co/Ls0426KuJo
22 Mar, 2023 - 02:21 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
All you rams out there—this one's for you 🐏♈️ It's officially #Aries season!
21 Mar, 2023 - 09:17 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Light radiates from the sculptures of Iranian artist Monir Farmanfarmaian. Looking for your reflection in its many mirrors, you'll find yourself transformed into shards and beams of light. On this #Nowruz, we find inspiration, light and hope in art and in being with one another.
21 Mar, 2023 - 12:00 AM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
If springtime were a painting 🌷🌱🐝 Happy #FirstDayOfSpring!
20 Mar, 2023 - 11:00 AM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Happy St. Patrick's Day! 🍀🇮🇪 The harp is a national symbol in Ireland, where it has a long and honored history. This harp was made for the Reverend Charles Bunworth, who was active in preserving the dying tradition of Irish harp playing during the 18th century.
17 Mar, 2023 - 12:00 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
"Provincetown Back Yards" is one of #BlancheLazzell’s finest prints. During #WomensHistoryMonth, we're thrilled to share that it has joined our collection and will be on view beginning April 1 in a new exhibition about the Provincetown Printmakers! https://t.co/2SRj89zx8a
15 Mar, 2023 - 03:00 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Installation for "Hokusai: Inspiration and Influence" is in full swing 🌊 Artist Taiko Chandler is on site this week installing "Blue Surge," which is informed by childhood memories of the natural world and her frequent visits to a #Hokusai museum.
14 Mar, 2023 - 05:56 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
At their core, Dave's inscriptions were acts of defiance. Learn more about the enslaved potter and poet in our exhibition "Hear Me Now: The Black Potters of Old Edgefield, South Carolina," now on view: https://t.co/Cti5I0afz0 Storage jar (1858), @crystalbridges
13 Mar, 2023 - 02:24 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
What time is it?! 😵‍💫 As #DaylightSavingTime begins, we've got clocks on the brain. It's ~about time~ we shared one of our favorites 🕰️
12 Mar, 2023 - 11:26 AM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Join us on March 23 for an inspiring Nowruz, as we celebrate the ancient Persian festival signaling the beginning of spring and gather in solidarity with movements for social justice in Iran and around the world. We're offering $5 admission from 5–10 pm: https://t.co/Qf309aTbQX
10 Mar, 2023 - 03:31 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
There are two types of museum visitors 😂 Tell us, which one are you?
09 Mar, 2023 - 04:00 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
It’s an honor for us to display @Jumpei_Mitsui’s amazing @LEGO_Group work this spring in “Hokusai: Inspiration and Influence” 🌊 The exhibition opens March 26—get your tickets now! https://t.co/S547GxMfdD https://t.co/65Fqw1986R
09 Mar, 2023 - 03:04 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
On #InternationalWomensDay, we're spotlighting this powerful new addition to our collection by Adebunmi Gbadebo. Made from soil from the plantation where her ancestors were enslaved, this vessel commemorates the history of the artist's family and their connection to the land.
08 Mar, 2023 - 02:00 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Wishing everyone a happy #Holi! This 18th-century watercolor shows the Hindu god Krishna, his beloved Radha and a group of attendants playing color-throwing games that are associated with the springtime holiday.
08 Mar, 2023 - 01:00 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
We can almost smell the roses 🌹 Get ready—the MFA's beloved Art in Bloom celebration returns from April 28 through April 30! Join us to explore 45 art-inspired arrangements, and learn the tricks of the trade with master floral designer Jimmy Guzman: https://t.co/22rtXUxklx
07 Mar, 2023 - 03:30 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
The biblical Book of Esther recounts how Queen Esther and her uncle Mordechai saved the Jews of ancient Persia from annihilation. The story forms the core of #Purim. This richly illuminated Book of Esther was illustrated in 1925 by the Polish-born artist Arthur Szyk.
06 Mar, 2023 - 05:00 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Party with us after dark 🌙 MFA Late Nites is back on March 31! Join us for Boston's favorite after-hours party and celebrate the opening of "Hokusai: Inspiration and Influence" 🌊 Get your tickets now: https://t.co/GWFjbYOJy2 MFA Late Nites is sponsored by @uniqlousa.
05 Mar, 2023 - 03:00 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
"Hear Me Now" tells the story of the enslaved potters of Old Edgefield District in South Carolina, an area famous for its natural clays. Their knowledge, creativity and skill stand at the heart of this new exhibition, now on view: https://t.co/GjKpYQSmDX
04 Mar, 2023 - 02:21 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Watch out for sharks 🦈 Visiting us soon? Don't forget to tag us in your photos for a chance to be featured! 📷: thepenandlens on Instagram
03 Mar, 2023 - 01:47 AM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Such an honor to host @eji_org and @LegacyMuseum founder Bryan Stevenson for tonight’s Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lecture and to have @MayorWu in attendance!
03 Mar, 2023 - 01:45 AM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
This 1974 silkscreen by Tadanori Yokoo references the cover of @pinkfloyd's "The Dark Side of the Moon," which was released 50 years ago today. 🖼️: "Shambala (PRTHIVI-DEVALOKA) 'Earth that is Heaven'"
01 Mar, 2023 - 11:44 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
📣 We've just released a limited number of tickets for our sold-out lecture on March 2 with @eji_org founder and executive director Bryan Stevenson: https://t.co/yrfgSpY49B
01 Mar, 2023 - 09:05 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Throughout March, we're celebrating #WomensHistoryMonth by highlighting exciting new additions to the MFA's collection 🖼️ This striking, beaded group portrait of Saginaw Chippewa elders is by Summer Yahbay, a multidisciplinary artist and designer based in Michigan.
01 Mar, 2023 - 02:00 PM UTC
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
This morning's trek to work, brought to you by #Monet ❄️
28 Feb, 2023 - 10:30 AM UTC

Top Retweets by @mfaboston

The Boston Globe
An exhibit at the @mfaboston puts a very fine point on a core truth: There’s no need to revive interest in Japanese master painter Hokusai. Pop, popular, and ever present, he’s never really left us, writes @TheMurrayWhyte. https://t.co/SrZbxXVRGT
27 Mar, 2023 - 02:42 PM UTC
Tufts University
Works by five @SMFAatTufts students and recent alumni, now on display at the @mfaboston, look into the sometimes heartwarming—and sometimes unsettling—corners of history and memory. https://t.co/Ie3jyVa1pX
24 Mar, 2023 - 05:05 PM UTC
#YouthArtMonth Highlight! 🎨✨ BGCD's @mfaboston group has been having so much fun visiting the museum and making their Wet Felting projects as a part of the Community Arts Initiative! #WeAreDorchester https://t.co/4aiXz2QA7q
20 Mar, 2023 - 04:00 PM UTC
WCVB CityLine
"Hear Me Now: The Black Potters of Old Edgefield South Carolina” a new exhibit featuring the work of Black potters in the 19th century American South opens today at @mfaboston. Learn more about what to expect Sunday at noon on @CityLine5 with @KarenHolmesWard. #wcvb https://t.co/Uv0Q3IVDDU
04 Mar, 2023 - 04:35 PM UTC
Boston Globe Arts
“Who Holds Up the Sky?” at @mfaboston consists of just six photographs. Yet there’s nothing small about its subject matter, the war in Ukraine, writes critic Mark Feeney. https://t.co/fvzkaUJYM5
01 Mar, 2023 - 04:13 PM UTC
Roxbury International Film Festival
🎥 Now Showing 🍿 THE REBELLIOUS LIFE OF MRS. ROSA PARKS Directed by Johanna Hamilton (@JHamilton71) and Yoruba Richen (@redrubes14) Executive produced by Soledad O’Brien (@soledadobrien) #RoxFilm @mfaboston @BostonGlobe @GlobeDocs #ABeautifulResistance @EmbraceBOS #BHMFF https://t.co/f2K0tQQyHq
11 Feb, 2023 - 12:32 AM UTC
BGCD is excited to partner with @mfaboston as part of their Community Arts Initiative! 🎨 Recently, members were excited to meet Resident Artist Alex that they’ll be working with and have begun their new Wet Felting project in Fine Arts Media. #WeAreDorchester https://t.co/Sz6r72VZOn
23 Jan, 2023 - 05:00 PM UTC
The latest collection from UNIQLO and the @mfaboston has arrived! Discover a graphic tee + sweat collection featuring masterpieces from Japanese art. Find the full collection in stores + online at https://t.co/H9VrhrUeGD #uniqlo #uniqlousa #mfaboston
19 Jan, 2023 - 03:46 PM UTC
Sebastian Smee
I’ve been waiting half my life for this show. It’s magnificent. #cytwombly@mfabostonhttps://t.co/7j51urArR8
14 Jan, 2023 - 12:27 PM UTC
WCVB CityLine
Visit @mfaboston on Monday 1/16 to celebrate and honor the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. The day will include a panel discussion with Hank Thomas Willis (the artist of #TheEmbrace), art-making activities, and more. Free admission for all. #MLK #openhouse #wcvb https://t.co/VHQd0qKFDT
12 Jan, 2023 - 05:08 PM UTC
Jewish Journal MA
An eye-opening exhibit, “Life Magazine and the Power of Photography,” on view at the @mfaboston through Jan. 16, showcases the stunning photos that filled the magazine’s pages. https://t.co/0LEDosGawY
09 Jan, 2023 - 12:00 AM UTC
Kerry Harrison
Day 1 of the community mural painting @CitizensBank branch in Codman Square. Join us all week as we lead up to #MLKDay 2023 @mfaboston Free Celebration #citizenscolleague https://t.co/zyDHMxyzqB
07 Jan, 2023 - 04:33 PM UTC
Wicked Queer
Later this month, @mfaboston is hosting The Boston Festival of Films From Iran, which is featuring THIS IS NOT ME, which explores the experiences of trans individuals in Iran. The film screens at 1pm on 1/28, and the festival starts on 1/26! More info at https://t.co/5dtpIZ12Pw https://t.co/LOyciXh2q5
05 Jan, 2023 - 04:00 PM UTC
WCVB CityLine
Celebrate the legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr. at @mfaboston on Monday, January 16, 2023. Admission is free. #MLK https://t.co/7lCgU7CUic
03 Jan, 2023 - 06:41 PM UTC
Apply by Wed. Jan. 11, 9:00 PM EST to The Robert H. N. Ho Family Foundation Buddhism Public Scholars Program, which places early-career scholars of Buddhism in 1-year positions with @asianartmuseum, @mfaboston, @NatAsianArt, @RubinMuseum, or @UCLALibrary: https://t.co/WxwhNiI66D https://t.co/mJNZWSPwgV
03 Jan, 2023 - 03:00 PM UTC
El Planeta
@mfaboston Los boletos gratuitos estarán disponibles en persona por orden de llegada con un código postal válido de Massachusetts. https://t.co/IcAOBxIUKz
17 Dec, 2022 - 05:51 PM UTC
WBZ's New England Weekend
The @mfaboston will be filled with light, hope, and joy tomorrow for their "Hanukkah at the MFA" event, hosted with @JArtsBoston and @CJPBoston! Laura Mandel, Executive Director of the Jewish Arts Collaborative, joins @NicholeDWBZ with details: https://t.co/mxD9ea74Vt 📸: JArts https://t.co/qJKQTd1ij3
14 Dec, 2022 - 03:16 PM UTC
Join @JArtsBoston, @CJPBoston, and the Boston Jewish community for Hanukkah: The Festival of Lights at the @mfaboston on Thursday, Dec. 15. #jewish #boston #bostonevents #MFA #hanukkah #hanukkahevents https://t.co/a6Da8S82MH
13 Dec, 2022 - 12:54 AM UTC
Dig into this article (featuring several AIC members!) that discusses how conservation departments are sharing their work with visitors @mfaboston, @lunder @americanart, & @DallasMuseumArt: https://t.co/tupQKqoPO5
09 Dec, 2022 - 08:31 PM UTC



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1 - conservators
1 - JewishBoston
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1 - elplanetaboston
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1 - wickedqueer
1 - KerryHarrisonMA


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2 - #Monet
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