October 31, 2019 - January 30, 2020


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, January 4, 2020

  • Members Only

    Member Thematic Tour

    Exhibition Insights: In the Company of Artists

    Saturday, January 04, 10 - 11 am

    Tour the special exhibition to learn about past and present Artists-in-Residence at the Gardner, and see the historical collection as a springboard for inspiration and dialogue about contemporary issues.


Wednesday, January 8, 2020

  • Members Only

    Wednesday, January 08, 6:30 - 8:30 pm

    Welcome to the Gardner's member community! Experience the Museum after hours at our first-ever New Member Evening, and get to know your fellow new members.


Thursday, January 9, 2020

  • Thursday, January 09, 7 - 9 pm

    Being a woman/womyn is multi-disciplinary. Listen to stories by women/womyn poets and storytellers describing their own journeys and interconnected stories from across different generations and geographies.


Saturday, January 11, 2020

  • Sold Out

    Member Thematic Tour

    The Psychology of Color

    Saturday, January 11, 10 - 11 am

    Whether a matter of aesthetics or taste, personal responses to color are instinctive and often intense. In this tour, participants will consider the use of color by Gardner and artists to create ambiance and engagement.


Thursday, January 16, 2020

  • Third Thursdays

    Date Night

    Thursday, January 16, 5:30 - 9 pm

    New Year, new you! If you're single and ready to mingle, looking to make new friends, or wooing your boo, let sparks fly at the Gardner.


Saturday, January 18, 2020

  • Saturday, January 18, 3:30 - 5 pm

    Join Professor Ingrid Rowland to explore the fascinating life and times of Renaissance celebrity Tommaso Inghirami—a celebrated Vatican librarian, speech writer, and the most famous actor in Rome.


Monday, January 20, 2020

  • Free

    Monday, January 20, 11 am - 4 pm

    Carry on the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Enjoy special performances by artists committed to social justice and service.


Sunday, January 26, 2020

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Attacca String Quartet

    Sunday, January 26, 1:30 - 3 pm

    Attacca returns to the Gardner to play a new commission from Paul Wiancko, inspired by the legend of a 12th-century Japanese hero.


Sunday, February 2, 2020

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Lucas & Arthur Jussen, duo pianists

    Gardner Museum debut

    Sunday, February 02, 1:30 - 3 pm

    Seated at a single piano, this remarkable pair of Dutch brothers performs Igor Stravinsky’s masterpiece in the composer’s own four-hand transcription.