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Comprehensive permanent collection of 19th century French and American paintings, early 20th century American paintings and photography. Docent tours: 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday.

Currently: New Mexico and the Arts of Enchantment, exhibit featuring art from the Raymond James Financial Collection, the Museum of Fine Arts, and other area collections including works by Georgia O'Keeffe, John Sloan, Maria Martinez, Diego Romero, Tony Abeyta, and Dan Namingha, through May 11.

Aaron Siskind's Harlem Document, documentary and abstract photographs of people and buildings depicting the condition of Harlem in the '30s. Through July 20.

Coming Soon: My Generation - Young Chinese Artists, this exhibition looks at the new generation of artists who have emerged in mainland China since 2000, a period marked by increased openness to the West and compelling experimentation. Runs June 7 through September 28, 2014.

Views of the Panama Canal by Ernest Hallen, a collection of more than 16,000 photographs documenting the construction of the Panama Canal and the evolution of the surrounding areas from 1907 to 1937. Runs July 26 through November 9, 2014.

Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Wednesday, Friday-Saturday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday.

Thursdays: Admission is $10 from 5-8 p.m. Also, any MFA guest who goes to the museum on Thursday night can take their receipt to Parkshore Grill or 400 Beach and get 10% off dinner.

Events at Museum of Fine Arts

Aaron Siskind’s Harlem Document: Gallery Talk
Sunday, May 18, 2014 3:00pm

Art Bites
Monday, May 12, 2014 1:00pm
Monday, June 9, 2014 1:00pm

Sunday, June 22, 2014 2:00pm
Thursday, June 19, 2014 6:00pm

Coffee Talk
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 10:00am Berthe Morisot – A Woman Ahead of her Time
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 10:00am Han-terbury Tales

Fourth of July at MFA
Friday, July 4, 2014 6:00pm

Friends of Decorative Arts
Tuesday, May 13, 2014 2:00pm

Hot Gatherings, Cool Conversations
Sunday, May 11, 2014 3:00pm

Music in the Marly
Sunday, June 1, 2014 2:00pm Claire Huangci, piano
Sunday, June 15, 2014 2:00pm Ellen dePasquale, violin
Sunday, June 29, 2014 2:00pm Emily Albrink, soprano

My Generation: Young Chinese Artists Exhibit
Thursday, May 22, 2014 6:30pm My Generation Lecture Series
Saturday, June 7, 2014 10:00am
Sunday, June 8, 2014 3:00pm Curator Conversation

Painting in the Park
Sunday, April 27, 2014 1:00pm

St. Petersburg Opera: Mornings with the Maestro
Friday, May 16, 2014 11:00am Norma, the Consummate Bel Canto

The Beer Project
Friday, June 13, 2014 7:00pm
Saturday, June 14, 2014 12:00pm
Thursday, June 12, 2014 7:00pm

Thursday, April 17, 2014 6:30pm Graphic Novels: The Business of Art
Thursday, May 15, 2014 7:00pm Edible Art Trivia Night

Wayne W. and Frances Knight Parrish Lecture
Sunday, May 4, 2014 3:00pm

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