January 23 - October 20, 2019


In the Company of Artists

25 Years of Artists-in-Residence

October 17, 2019 - January 20, 2020

Laura Owens


June 25, 2019 - January 14, 2020


  • Saturday Open Studio

    Let It Go, Let It Go

    Saturday, October 12, 11 am - 4 pm

    Join us for a fun, de-stress paper-making project in the Bertucci Education Studio.


Sunday, October 13, 2019

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Sphinx Virtuosi

    For Justice and Peace

    Sunday, October 13, 1:30 - 3 pm

    The all-star Sphinx Virtuosi returns to electrify Calderwood Hall with a program global in its reach.


Monday, October 14, 2019

  • Free

    Opening Our Doors Day

    Indigenous Peoples' Day

    Abundant Voices

    Monday, October 14, 10 am - 4 pm

    This Indigenous People’s Day the Gardner Museum is honored to present local Indigenous artists, youth performers, and hands-on activities for the whole family.


Tuesday, October 15, 2019

  • Exclusive to Friends of Fenway Court Patrons

    Opening Celebration

    In the Company of Artists: 25 Years of Artists-in-Residence

    Tuesday, October 15, 6:30 - 9 pm

    Please join us for the opening of the new exhibition, In the Company of Artists.


Wednesday, October 16, 2019

  • Members Only

    Member Preview Day

    In the Company of Artists: 25 years of Artists-in-Residence

    Wednesday, October 16, 11 am - 4:30 pm

    Before Big Plans opens to the public, experience the urban landscape of the late 1800s and early 1900s through a self-guided exploration or at an informal in-gallery spotlight talk.

  • Members Only

    Member Opening Reception

    In the Company of Artists: 25 Years of Artists-in-Residence

    Wednesday, October 16, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

    Gather for an evening of In the Company of Artists. Enjoy a glass of wine and celebrate 25 years of Artists-in-Residence program.


Thursday, October 17, 2019

  • World Premiere Performances by

    All Ready

    Salang Yang and Hyein Kang, dancers and choreographers

    Thursday, October 17, 4 - 8 pm

    For the culmination of their year as the Gardner Museum's Choreographers-in-Residence, duo All Ready gives the world premiere of three newly commissioned performances inspired by—and created especially for—the Museum.

  • Third Thursdays


    Thursday, October 17, 5:30 - 9 pm

    Immerse yourself in the creativity of artists who have called the Museum home. It's an evening of intimate performances and conversations that will inspire you to see the collection with fresh eyes.


Saturday, October 19, 2019

  • Sold Out

    Member Thematic Tour

    Installing a Museum: Isabella’s Role as Artist

    Saturday, October 19, 10 - 11 am

    Isabella invites us to have a thoughtful conversation and personal encounter through her collection. What are the stories is she is telling us?