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

Thursday, February 6, 2020

  • Weekend Concert Series

    From the Top

    Live at the Gardner Museum

    Thursday, February 06, 7 - 9 pm

    Boston’s “From the Top,” the beloved, nationally broadcast public radio show focusing on young classical musicians, returns to the Gardner Museum for a second year!


Sunday, February 9, 2020

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Terrence Wilson, piano

    Gardner Museum debut

    Sunday, February 09, 1:30 - 3 pm

    American pianist Terrence Wilson makes his overdue Gardner debut with one of Bach’s so-called “English” Suites, and Liszt’s phantasmagorical Sonata in B Minor.


Thursday, February 13, 2020

  • Helga Davis Presents

    Meeting Thomas McKeller

    Thursday, February 13, 7 - 9 pm

    Visiting Curator of Performing Arts Helga Davis has created a special evening reflecting on the life and times of Thomas McKeller (about 1890-1962).


Saturday, February 15, 2020

  • Coming Soon

    The Larger Conversation

    Redefined: The Black Model in 21st-Century Portraiture

    Saturday, February 15, 3 - 5 pm

    Join Lorraine O'Grady and Adam Pendleton for a discussion of the body, race and gender in American Art, and the need to rethink, document and preserve new histories of diverse stories.


Sunday, February 16, 2020

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Pacifica String Quartet

    featuring Johannes Moser

    Sunday, February 16, 1:30 - 3 pm

    The Pacifica Quartet commissioned composer Julia Wolfe—herself a dazzling writer for strings—to write a companion work to Schubert's String Quintet, both of which will be played at this not-to-be-missed concert.


Thursday, February 20, 2020

  • Third Thursdays

    Creative Sway

    Thursday, February 20, 5:30 - 9 pm

    Featuring artists from our Neighborhood Salon Luminary program, we invite the best of Boston's culture-makers to take over the Museum.


Sunday, February 23, 2020

  • Weekend Concert Series

    A Far Cry

    Sibling Rivalry

    Sunday, February 23, 1:30 - 3 pm

    A Far Cry has assembled a fantasia on the theme of sibling-hood that straddles two centuries.


Thursday, February 27, 2020

  • A Soulful Delight with

    Carolyn Malachi, BOOMscat, and Dokun Oke

    Thursdays Live

    Thursday, February 27, 7 - 10 pm

    Explore your own meaning of eternal happiness with melodic vocals, self-affirming lyrics, and live instrumentation with D.C.’s own GRAMMY-nominated songstress Carolyn Malachi.


Sunday, March 1, 2020

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Nicolas Namoradze, piano

    Gardner Museum debut

    Sunday, March 01, 1:30 - 3 pm

    Pianist and composer Nicolas Namoradze came to international attention upon winning the triennial Honens International Piano Competition in 2018—one of the largest and most prestigious competition prizes in classical music.