Exhibition

January 23 - October 20, 2019

Exhibition

Big Plans

Picturing Social Reform

June 20 - September 15, 2019

Laura Owens

Untitled

June 25, 2019 - January 14, 2020

Saturday, August 24, 2019

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    Exhibition Insights: Big Plans

    Saturday, August 24, 10 - 11 am

    Tour the special exhibition to gain insights into how landscape architects and photographers advocated for social reform in the late 1800s and early 1900s, and how today's artists are addressing current urban challenges.

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Saturday, October 19, 2019

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    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?

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Saturday, October 26, 2019

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    Exhibition Insights: In the Company of Artists

    Saturday, October 26, 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.

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Saturday, November 2, 2019

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    Political Intrigue

    Saturday, November 02, 10 - 11 am

    For centuries, artists have created work that has taken a political stance—either serving as propaganda, or providing a more nuanced view, together we will examine those messages.

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Saturday, November 9, 2019

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    Gardner and Her Circle: A Walking Tour of Mount Auburn Cemetery

    Saturday, November 09, 10 - 11:30 am

    Join us for an early morning autumnal walk at Mount Auburn Cemetery.

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Saturday, November 16, 2019

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    Exhibition Insights: In the Company of Artists

    Saturday, November 16, 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.

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Saturday, December 7, 2019

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    Installing a Museum: Isabella’s Role as Artist

    Saturday, December 07, 10 - 11 am

    Let's look together at some of the known and lesser known spaces of the Museum, and explore how Isabella's curation is in itself a work of art.

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Saturday, January 4, 2020

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    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.

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Saturday, January 11, 2020

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    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.

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