On View in the Fenway Gallery

BEING MUHOLI: PORTRAITS AS RESISTANCE

February 10 - May 8, 2022

February 10 - May 8, 2022

ON VIEW ON THE ANNE H. FITZPATRICK FAÇADE

Being Muholi: Portraits as Resistance

February 1 - June 1, 2022

Museum closed Tuesdays. Upcoming events are:

Thursday, May 26, 2022

  • Lives of the Performers, Part II: A Portrait of Jason

    Hilton Als

    Thursday, May 26, 2022 7 - 8:30 pm

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Saturday, May 28, 2022

  • Saturday, May 28, 2022 1 - 4 pm

    Stop by the Bertucci Education Studio for drop-in art-making activities inspired by the Gardner Museum collection. Projects vary each month and may explore a variety of skills, materials, and processes including painting and sketching, printmaking, book arts, and sculpture.

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Monday, May 30, 2022

  • Free

    Monday, May 30, 2022 11 am - 4 pm

    Enjoy music in the Courtyard and join Polly Thayer Starr Visiting Studio Artist Veronica Robles in the Studio to make masks inspired by creatures in the collection. Then create collages inspired by objects and artworks in the Gardner’s collection. Materials, supplies, and prompts will be provided. Audiences of all ages are invited to participate and no prior art-making experience is necessary!

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Thursday, June 2, 2022

  • Free

    Thursday, June 02, 2022 3 - 9 pm

    Join us on the first Thursday of every month for a restorative evening of discovery and community. Museum admission is free from 3 pm through 9 pm. Hear from guest artists and explore art, architecture and seasonal horticulture displays in the Palace. The Café is open late for dinner and drinks. This month’s special programs feature Neighborhood Salon Luminaries Johnette Marie and Rob Stull.

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Saturday, June 4, 2022

  • Saturday, June 04, 2022 1 - 4 pm

    Stop by the Bertucci Education Studio for drop-in art-making activities inspired by the Gardner Museum collection. Projects vary each month and may explore a variety of skills, materials, and processes including painting and sketching, printmaking, book arts, and sculpture.

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Saturday, June 11, 2022

  • Saturday, June 11, 2022 1 - 4 pm

    Stop by the Bertucci Education Studio for drop-in art-making activities inspired by the Gardner Museum collection. Projects vary each month and may explore a variety of skills, materials, and processes including painting and sketching, printmaking, book arts, and sculpture.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2022

  • Members Only

    Member Preview Day

    Summer Exhibitions

    Wednesday, June 15, 2022 11 am - 5 pm

    This summer, you’ll be transported from the page to the world of imagination in three exhibitions celebrating the visual, literary, and performing arts: Drawing the Curtain: Maurice Sendak’s Designs for Opera and Ballet; Close Up: Bourdichon’s Painted Prayers; and, Universes: Oliver Jeffers.

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  • Members Only

    MEMBER OPENING CELEBRATION

    SUMMER EXHIBITIONS

    Wednesday, June 15, 2022 6:30 - 9 pm

    Join fellow members to celebrate the opening of Drawing the Curtain: Maurice Sendak’s Designs for Opera, Ballet, Close Up: Bourdichon’s Painted Prayers, and Universes: Oliver Jeffers. Explore the special exhibition galleries, enjoy a glass of wine, and learn more from the exhibitions' curators.

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Thursday, June 16, 2022

  • Thursday, June 16, 2022 7 - 8:30 pm

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