October 31, 2019 - January 30, 2020


In the Company of Artists

25 Years of Artists-in-Residence

October 17, 2019 - January 20, 2020


Lorraine O'Grady

The Strange Taxi, Stretched

January 14 - May 19, 2020

Friday, April 10, 2020

  • Friday, April 10, 11 am - 5 pm


Thursday, April 16, 2020

  • Thursday, April 16, 5:30 - 9 pm

    Delve into a world of unconventional local music and art that uplifts your creative energy and reconnects you with friends throughout the Museum.


Saturday, April 18, 2020

  • Members Only

    Member Thematic Tour

    Exhibition Insights: Boston's Apollo, Elements of Me, The Strange Taxi, Stretched

    Saturday, April 18, 10 - 11 am

    Tour all three special exhibitions with a Museum Teacher before the Museum opens for a closer look at these exhibitions!


Sunday, April 19, 2020

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello

    Michael Behringer, harpsichord

    Sunday, April 19, 1:30 - 3 pm

    After last season’s triumphant performance of Bach cello sonatas, the extraordinary Queyras returns to the Gardner to play Vivaldi’s set of six cello sonatas, the only such works he ever published.


Thursday, April 23, 2020

  • Dear Mr. McKeller

    An Ode to One Man's Impact

    Thursday, April 23, 7 - 9:30 pm

    Enjoy a series of performative responses by Boston dancers, poets, and actors as they celebrate and honor the legacy and lived experiences of Thomas McKeller.


Sunday, April 26, 2020

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Christopher Taylor, piano

    Beethoven/Liszt Symphonies Project, Part II

    Sunday, April 26, 1:30 - 3 pm

    Christopher Taylor’s historic survey of Liszt’s Beethoven symphony transcriptions takes on the titanic Eroica and its gentler, but no less revolutionary cousin, the Fourth.


Thursday, April 30, 2020

  • Feelin' Global with

    Radiant Children

    Thursdays Live

    Thursday, April 30, 7 - 10 pm

    No matter how you experience live music, we are all connected through its magnetic pull. Explore another dimension of soul music with international flavor by London trio Radiant Children.


Saturday, May 2, 2020

  • Members Only

    Member Thematic Tour

    Under the Armor

    Saturday, May 02, 10 - 11 am

    Visit before the Museum opens for a closer look at works within the collection and uncover their dynamic interpretations with this exclusive member perk!

  • Saturday, May 02, 6:30 - 11 pm

    Escape the ordinary at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum with a special celebration of arts programming. Enjoy dinner in the Museum's gallery and programming spaces and curated performances throughout the evening.