Galleries

2017 Jan 17

Collecting at Houghton Now

Tue - Thu, Jan 17 to Mar 30, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Location: 

Amy Lowell Gallery, Houghton Library

Presented by: Houghton Library
Admission: Exhibitions at Houghton Library are free and open to the public – no Harvard ID is necessary to view the exhibitions. 
Exhbition Runs: January 17 - March 30, 2017
Hours: Monday, Friday, Saturday: 9 AM-5 PM; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 9 AM-7 PM

This exhibition introduces you to Houghton’s curators, showcases...

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2017 Jan 10

Exhibition: HIST 75H: A Masterclass on Houghton Library, and Houghton75

Tue - Sat, Jan 10 to Apr 22, 9:00am - 5:00pm

Location: 

Houghton library, Edison and Newman Room

Presented by: Houghton Library
Admission: Exhibitions at Houghton Library are free and open to the public – no Harvard ID is necessary to view the exhibitions. 
Exhbition Runs: January 10 - April 22, 2017
Hours: Monday, Friday, Saturday: 9 AM-5 PM; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday: 9 AM-7 PM
Reception & Podcast Launch: Februrary 13, 5:30-7:30pm. RSVP to houghtonlibrary_events@harvard.edu

Harvard faculty celebrate Houghton Library’s 75th anniversary with a masterclass on its outstanding collections. 

Houghton75 is a new podcast series that presents different voices and perspectives on Houghton Library in its seventy-fifth year. Learn more>

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2017 Jan 17

Exhibition: Material Practice as Research: Digital Design and Fabrication

Tue Jan 17 (All day) to Fri Feb 10 (All day)

Location: 

Gallery 224, Ceramics Program

Exhibition: Material Practice as Research: Digital Design and Fabrication

This exhibition features ceramics in experimental architectural applications made by students from the Harvard Graduate School of Design during the Fall 2016 course, ...

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2017 Apr 26

Overlay: Exhibition by Xaviera Simmons

Wed - Sat, Apr 26 to Jul 1, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Location: 

Johnson-Kulukundis Family Gallery, Byerly Hall, 8 Garden St

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public
Exhibition Runs: 4/26-7/1 
Gallery hours: Monday-Saturday, 12-5 PM
Overlay Exhibition Opening Discussion: Tuesday, April 25, 5 PM
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Overlay, an exhibition created by the multimedia artist Xaviera Simmons for the Radcliffe Institute, uses text-based video, photographs, and soundscapes to feature characters rooted in stories and historical narratives found in the archives of the Radcliffe Institute’s Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America.... Read more about Overlay: Exhibition by Xaviera Simmons

2017 Mar 22

Exhibition: No Time, No Place, No Body

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Johnson-Kulukundis Family Gallery, Byerly Hall, 8 Garden St

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public
Exhibition Runs: 2/1-3/4 
Gallery hours: Monday-Saturday, 12-5 PM
Related events: 3/22, 4 PM: Fellow’s presentation by A.K. Burns in Sheerr Room, Fay House; 3/22, 5 PM: Opening reception in the Gallery

The three artworks by A.K. Burns displayed in the Johnson-Kulukundis Family Gallery span more than a decade of the artist’s diverse practice.... Read more about Exhibition: No Time, No Place, No Body

2017 Feb 01

After the River: Exhibition by Lamia Joreige

Wed - Sat, Feb 1 to Mar 4, 12:00pm - 5:00pm

Location: 

Johnson-Kulukundis Family Gallery, Byerly Hall, 8 Garden St

Presented by: Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study
Admission: Free and open to the public
Exhibition Runs: 2/1-3/4 
Gallery hours: Monday-Saturday, 12-5 PM
Related events: 2/1, 4 PM: "Under-Writing Beirut—Ouzaï," Fellow’s presentation by Lamia Joreige in Knafel center; 2/1, 5 PM: Opening reception in the Gallery

This exhibition uncovers the different facets of Nahr Beirut (Beirut River) with its recent and rapid transformations from dumping ground to a place scheduled for ambitious development.... Read more about After the River: Exhibition by Lamia Joreige

2017 Feb 23

Renée Green: Partially Buried Series

6:00pm

Location: 

Level 0, Lecture Hall, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, 24 Quincy St.

Presented byCarpenter Center for the Visual Arts
Runs: Jan 26–Apr 16 
Free and open to the public
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Related event: FAM Case (2001–2016)

Renée Green's two-year engagement Pacing, as the Institution (Building) artist at the Carpenter Center, continues with a screening of Partially Buried, 1996, and Partially Buried Continued, 1997.... Read more about Renée Green: Partially Buried Series

2017 Jan 11

Renée Green: FAM Case (2001–2016)

11:25am

Location: 

Level 0, Display Case, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, 24 Quincy St.

Presented byCarpenter Center for the Visual Arts
Runs: Jan 26–Apr 16 
Free and open to the public
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Related event: Renée Green: Partially Buried Film Series>

As the 2016–18 Institution (Building) artist, Renée Green presents Pacing, a two-year engagement with the Carpenter Center.... Read more about Renée Green: FAM Case (2001–2016)

2017 Jan 26

Talk + Screening: Katy Grannan: The Nine

6:00pm

Location: 

Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, 24 Quincy St., Level 0, Lecture Hall

Presented by: Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts
Admission: Free
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Screening of The Nine, 2016 (98 min)
Conversation with the filmmaker Katy Grannan and Dru Donovan

Photographer and filmmaker Katy Grannan will present her first feature film The Nine, followed by a conversation with Fall 2016 Visiting Lecturer on Visual and Environmental Studies, Dru Donovan.... Read more about Talk + Screening: Katy Grannan: The Nine

2017 Jan 09

Hoarder Vacui

Mon - Fri, Jan 9 to Feb 24, 10:00am - 5:00pm

Location: 

Harvard Ed Portal, 224 Western Avenue, Allston

Presented by: Harvard Ed Portal
Admission: Free and open to the public
Reception: February 4, 5-7 PM, RSVP Online
Gallery Hours: Monday-Thursday: 10 am-7 pm, Friday: 10 am-5 pm
Exhibition: January 9 - February 24
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The Harvard Ed Portal is proud to present Hoarder Vacui, a new exhibition featuring the works of Sage Schmett and Nick Rocco.... Read more about Hoarder Vacui

2016 Dec 22

Blues/Blank/Black by Dell M. Hamilton

12:00pm

Location: 

The Cooper Gallery, 102 Mt Auburn St, Cambridge

 

Presented by: The Cooper Gallery. 
Admission: Free and open to the public. Very limited entry; registration required
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Exhibition dates for Carrie Mae Weems' I once knew a girl... : Tuesday, September 20, 2016-Sunday, January 7, 2017
Gallery Hours: Tu-Sa 10am-5pm

This is a live performance (~ 25/30 min) that moves through the gallery. Followed by a reception.

 

Boston-based artist, Dell M. Hamilton, responds to our Carrie Mae Weems exhibition with an intriguing in-gallery performance, engaged with the social and geopolitical constructions of memory, gender, race, language and history.... Read more about Blues/Blank/Black by Dell M. Hamilton

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