Somerville, Massachusetts: Museum of Bad Art: Main Gallery (In Transition) Team Field Report

The museum is currently looking for a new home for all the Bad Art.
In Transition

Museum of Bad Art.

Museum of Bad Art: Main Gallery

An ever-changing gallery of bad art was hung on the basement walls of an old movie theater, next to the men's room. Now currently looking for a new home. Report... [03/31/2017]

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Born Without.

Museum of Bad Art

The Museum of Bad Art is once again homeless. It was forced to vacate its space in the basement of the Somerville Theater -- as it was forced to vacate its previous space in the basement of the Dedham Community Theatre -- when management decided that the basement could be put to more profitable use.

Original artworks such as "Spewing Rubik's Cubes" and "Bone-Juggling Dog in a Hula Skirt" are again out of public view, and MOBA director Louise Sacco told us that the museum's preference is to find a space in the Boston area near mass transit and open to the public on weekends. If you have a big basement with empty walls, please let her know.

[ Team, 04/10/2019]
Museum of Bad Art

The basement of the Somerville Theatre has served as an additional Museum of Bad Art exhibition area since May 2008.

[Cherylac, 04/04/2010]

To get a sense of what this place is like, here's a review of MOBA's very similar original gallery (now closed) in Dedham.

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