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Images of a highway departed

There's a lot of talk these days about the 40-acre footprint in the center of Providence left by the old Route 195.
Picture Show.
By PHILIP EIL  |  August 03, 2012

Review: The Clock

"In Switzerland they had brotherly love," he says. "They had 500 years of democracy and peace, and what did that produce? The cuckoo clock."
Time pieces
By PETER KEOUGH  |  October 14, 2011
Linde Wing Contemporary Art

The MFA pulls out the stops for contemporary art with the Linde Family Wing

A conundrum lies at the heart of the Museum of Fine Arts' Linde Family Wing for Contemporary Art, which debuted last weekend: how does a museum showcase a subject it has long neglected?
Playing catch-up
By GREG COOK  |  September 23, 2011

The Globe vs. The MFA

The Boston Globe's need for a public editor — a reader's advocate of the sort employed by the Globe's corporate parent, the New York Times — once again becomes painfully clear.
Sometimes, even accuracy is misleading
By EDITORIAL  |  August 26, 2011