The current exhibition “Fresh Ink” at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston combines the old and the new in Chinese ink paintings. In this dialogue between the contemporary and the classical, leading artists from China were invited to create new works inspired by the MFA’s classical collection. The new works and the masterpieces they refer are displayed in juxtaposition in the new Gund Gallery. A reminder — all BU students are entitled to free admission to the Museum with the student ID. Sign-up for one of the faculty-led trips to the MFA, or take a trip out there yourself — bring some friends! — and take in this thought-provoking show.
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