MFA Selects

Welcome to the MFA’s collection of on-demand videos, featuring exceptional productions from Boston’s great art museum.

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Inside Story: Monet and Boston

Hear the story of Boston’s romance with the great Impressionist from those in the know: curators, an archivist, and an exhibition designer.

Studio Art Class Tutorials

In these short videos, learn about different studio techniques and create your own works of art. Videos feature instruction from experienced educators and professional artists. Rent individual videos for $5—or check out the entire series of 12 for $40.

Streaming services are generously supported by the Carl and Ruth Shapiro Family Foundation.

Banner image courtesy of Caitlin Cunningham Photography.

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  • Inside Story: Monet and Boston

    1 video

    Hear the story of Boston’s romance with the great Impressionist from those in the know: curators, an archivist, and an exhibition designer.

    Runtime: 26 minutes
    Available for rent through the run of the exhibition.
    3-day rental starts with first viewing of video.
    The video may be watched up to th...

  • Studio Art Tutorials

    12 videos

    In 12 short videos, learn different studio techniques from portrait drawing and painting seascapes to experimental printmaking, and create your own works of art. Videos feature instruction from experienced educators and professional artists.

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  • Studio Art Tutorial: Monoprints

    1 video

    Learn the essential elements of art through printmaking with MFA instructor Gianna Stewart. Explore line, shape, space, and value and use basic color theory to play with tints, tones, and shades. Then, using Ruth Eckstein’s multimedia print Magreb VI, use items and surfaces found in your...

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