Bharti Kher:
Sketchbooks and Diaries

September 20, 2017 - September 10, 2018


Fra Angelico:
Heaven on Earth

February 22 - May 20, 2018


Judith Barry:

January 17 - June 26, 2018

Thursday, March 1, 2018

  • A Closer Look: Fra Angelico: Stout Lecture

    Thursday, March 01, 7 pm

    Join us for a closer look at Fra Angelico’s masterful techniques.

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Thursday, March 8, 2018

  • Free

    Conversation with Judith Barry

    Thursday, March 08, 5 - 6 pm

    Judith Barry will talk about what led her to create the latest work on the Gardner's Facade, Untitled: (Global Displacement: nearly 1 in 100 people worldwide are displaced from their homes. Source: http://www.pewresearch.org/fact-tank/2016/10/05/key-facts-about-the-worlds-refugees/).

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  • Landscape Lecture: Michel Desvigne

    Thursday, March 08, 7 pm

    Michel Desvigne is internationally recognized for his rigorous and contemporary designs and for the originality and relevance of his research work.

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Saturday, March 10, 2018

  • Sacred Access: Relics and Reliquaries in Buddhism and Christianity

    Saturday, March 10, 3:30 pm

    Explore ideas of divine access and of relic culture in Buddhist and Christian traditions.

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Thursday, April 12, 2018

  • Devotion and Painting: Fra Angelico

    Thursday, April 12, 7 pm

    Learn about Fra Angelico’s work at the cusp of the Renaissance as he ushered in a visual arts revolution.

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Saturday, April 28, 2018

  • From Saints to Celebrities: Isabella Stewart Gardner and the Relics of History

    Saturday, April 28, 3:30 pm

    Join us for a conversation exploring relic collecting, from sacred to secular, from the Renaissance to the Gilded Age.

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Monday, April 30, 2018

  • Free

    Book Reading and Signing with Ramie Targoff: Author of Renaissance Woman

    Monday, April 30, 3:30 pm

    A reading and short conversation between Ramie Targoff and Christina Nielsen, William and Lia Poorvu Curator of the Collection and Exhibition Program at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum. Book signing to follow.

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Thursday, May 10, 2018

  • Landscape Lecture: Mary Margaret Jones

    Thursday, May 10, 7 pm

    Mary Margaret Jones is known for her leadership of many award-winning projects around the globe. She is active in the public forum of design and development issues.

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