Close Up: Sargent On Location

Gardner's First Artist-in-Residence

September 19, 2018 - January 14, 2019


Common Threads

Weaving Stories Across Time

October 4, 2018 - January 13, 2019


Steve Locke

Three Deliberate Grays for Freddie (A Memorial for Freddie Gray)

June 26, 2018 - January 21, 2019

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Friday, April 5, 2019

  • Friday, April 05, 11 am - 5 pm


Sunday, April 7, 2019

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Xavier Foley

    Double Bass | Boston Debut

    Sunday, April 07, 1:30 pm

    The winner of a 2018 Avery Fisher Career Grant, Xavier Foley is blazing a trail as a bassist and composer. Witness his Boston debut!


Thursday, April 11, 2019

  • Thursday, April 11, 7 pm

    Discover Botticelli's sensitive approach to violence with speaker Scott Nethersole.


Saturday, April 13, 2019

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Boston Children's Chorus

    Saturday, April 13, 1:30 pm

    The program for this Gardner favorite will be announced soon!


Tuesday, April 16, 2019

  • The Larger Conversation

    How do we think about Lucretia?

    Tuesday, April 16, 7 pm

    A gutsy series that connects current issues with Isabella's story and collection. Discover fresh perspectives from thought leaders, and cultural and social activists from Boston and beyond.


Wednesday, April 17, 2019

  • Free

    Rogue Objects

    Community Engagement Amplifier Project

    Wednesday, April 17, 3 - 4:30 pm

    Join in Rogue Objects, an intimate, interactive game developed in partnership with the Public Theater and the brown dwarf astrophysics group at the American Museum of Natural History.


Thursday, April 18, 2019

  • Third Thursdays

    S.O.U.L.S. (Sharing Our Unique Life Stories)

    Thursday, April 18, 5:30 - 9 pm

    Isabella was a genius in expressing her story through art—now it's your turn.


Sunday, April 21, 2019

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Attacca String Quartet

    Boston Debut

    Sunday, April 21, 1:30 pm

    Watch as one of America's most talented young string quartets play with dazzling quicksilver changes of style, per Haydn's musical notations, and astound with remixes of popular music.


Thursday, April 25, 2019

  • RISE

    Performers to be Announced

    Thursday, April 25, 7 pm

    Curated by Shea Rose and Simone Scazzocchio, RISE spotlights pop, rock, and hip-hop artists, inviting them to perform in Calderwood Hall, our sonic cube.