Sebastian Smee

Smee, an art critic for the Globe, was awarded the 2011 Pulitzer Prize in Criticism. He previously wrote for a number of publications in London and Sydney. Smee is the author of five books on Lucian Freud, and one on Matisse and Picasso.

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The Ticket: Art

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Sebastian Smee’s picks for noteworthy art exhibitions on view this week in Boston and the surrounding area.

Eye-opening Australian Aboriginal art at Harvard

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A new show of Australian Aboriginal art at the Harvard Art Museums showcases items of rare beauty, while raising difficult questions about history and society.

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Ghosts of her Cuban past

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With her commanding new show “Alchemy of the Soul” at the Peabody Essex Museum, Maria Magdalena Campos-Pons blends a myriad of memories.

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How to look at nakedness — in art, that is

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Nude sculptures in Italy were covered when Iran’s President Rouhani visited last week. But we can learn a lot from these works.