Events

    2019 Nov 12

    After Migration: In Defense of Using Beauty to Illustrate the Journeys of Those Who Have Suffered

    6:30pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    Menschel Hall, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    WaleOyejideA film screening of After Migration: Calabria (2020) and discussion with producer and co-director Walé Oyéjidé and Teju Cole, Gore Vidal Professor of the Practice of Creative Writing at Harvard. Oyéjidé will argue that migrants are owed more artful depictions of their cross-border experiences and that our creative... Read more about After Migration: In Defense of Using Beauty to Illustrate the Journeys of Those Who Have Suffered
    2019 Nov 05

    “Broken Nature” and Other Design Exhibitions for the Real World

    5:30pm

    Location: 

    Menschel Hall, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    PaolaAntonelliThe XXII Triennale di Milano, Broken Nature: Design Takes on Human Survival, highlighted the concept of restorative design, plotting its role in surveying our species’ bonds with the complex systems in the world, and in designing reparations when necessary, through objects, concepts, and new systems. Paola... Read more about “Broken Nature” and Other Design Exhibitions for the Real World
    2019 Apr 23

    Recent Discoveries at Sardis: From the Bronze Age to the End of Antiquity

    6:00pm to 7:30pm

    Location: 

    Menschel Hall, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    SardisIn this biennial lecture, director Nicholas Cahill, professor of art history at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and director of the Sardis expedition, will present new discoveries, research, and conservation projects of 2017–18. He... Read more about Recent Discoveries at Sardis: From the Bronze Age to the End of Antiquity
    2019 Apr 12

    Film: Gropius Memory Palace

    3:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Menschel Hall, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    GropiusMemoryPalaceGropius Memory Palace (2017) is a portrait of the Fagus Factory in Alfeld, Germany, one of the earliest designs of Bauhaus architect Walter Gropius. The Fagus Factory opened in 1913 and remains in operation, continuing to make... Read more about Film: Gropius Memory Palace
    2019 Mar 08

    Erasmus Lectures on the History and Civilization of the Netherlands and Flanders—Part 3

    4:00pm to 5:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Art Museums, Menschel Hall, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Harvard Art MuseumsIn collaboration with the Department of History of Art and Architecture at Harvard, the Harvard Art Museums present Art and Competition in the Dutch Golden Age, Eric Jan Sluijter, professor emeritus at the... Read more about Erasmus Lectures on the History and Civilization of the Netherlands and Flanders—Part 3
    2019 Mar 01

    Art and Competition in the Dutch Golden Age: Erasmus Lectures on the History and Civilization of the Netherlands and Flanders

    3:30pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street

    Harvard Art MuseumsIn collaboration with the Department of History of Art and Architecture at Harvard, the Harvard Art Museums present Art and Competition in the Dutch Golden Age, a three-part lecture series delivered...

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    2019 Jan 30

    Tour: The Architectural History of the Harvard Art Museums

    3:30pm

    Location: 

    32 Quincy Street Cambridge MA
    sky through glass rooftop of the Harvard Art Museum courtyardPresented by: Harvard Art Museums
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    2018 Dec 05

    Members Tour

    5:30pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA
    Members TourPresented by: Harvard Art Museums
    Tickets: Tickets Required

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    2018 Dec 05

    Tour: Mutiny: Works by Géricault

    3:30pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Théodore Géricault, French, Cattle Market, 1818–19Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
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    2018 Dec 04

    Materials Lab Workshop: Alternative Lithographic Processes

    1:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Art Museums, Materials Lab, Lower Level. 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    Presented by: Harvard Art Museums
    Tickets: Tickets Required

    In 1796, Alois Senefelder invented lithography, a printing process reliant on the repellent reaction between water and oil-based materials. The method drastically improved the speed and ease of printing at... Read more about Materials Lab Workshop: Alternative Lithographic Processes
    2018 Dec 04

    Gallery Talk: Géricault’s Prints

    12:35pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA
    Géricault PrintPresented by: Harvard Art Museums
    Tickets: Admission Free: Tickets Required

    Elizabeth Rudy, the Carl A.... Read more about Gallery Talk: Géricault’s Prints
    2018 Dec 04

    Gallery Talk: Inside the Camera: Vera Lutter’s Pepsi Cola Interior, XVI

    12:30pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Art Museums
    by Vera LutterPresented by: Harvard Art Museums
    Tickets: Admission Free: Tickets Required

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    2018 Dec 01

    Tour (in Spanish): Animal-Shaped Vessels from the Ancient World: Feasting with Gods, Heroes, and Kings

    10:30am

    Location: 

    Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA
    Bull rhyton, Cypriot, 14th–13th century BCE. Painted terracotta, Base Ring warePresented by: Harvard Art Museums
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