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.

Smee’s Frame by Frame columns

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Art Review

Tala Madani’s paintings provoke at MIT’s List Visual Arts Center

By , Globe Staff

Tala Madani’s “First Light” provokes unusual responses at MIT’s List Visual Arts Center.

Archives | October 31, 2010

Icons of another age


Clinton museum hosts marvels of Russia’s Andrey Rublev Museum.

art review

Rodin: sculptor as wrecking ball

By , Globe Staff

Critic Sebastian Smee says the Peabody Essex Museum’s exhibition captures the artist in all his carnal, tormented, gasp-inducing greatness.

The Ticket: Art

By , Globe Staff

Sebastian Smee’s picks for noteworthy art exhibitions in and around Boston this week.