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

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

  • Opening Celebration: Boston's Apollo

    Exclusive to Friends of Fenway Court Patrons

    Tuesday, February 11, 6:30 - 9:30 pm

    Be the first to see our new exhibition, Boston's Apollo, which explores the relationship between John Singer Sargent and Thomas McKeller, and highlights Sargent's seldom-seen drawings from the Gardner's collection.


Sunday, March 15, 2020

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Lawrence Brownlee, tenor

    Myra Huang, piano

    Sunday, March 15, 1:30 - 3 pm

    International opera star Lawrence Brownlee brings his liquescent and golden voice to the greatest of the 19th-century song cycles in his Gardner Museum debut.


Wednesday, April 1, 2020

  • Exclusive to Friends of Fenway Court Patrons

    Nasturtium Party

    Wednesday, April 01, 6:30 - 9:30 pm

    Join us for our annual celebration of spring, and explore the secret language of flowers through music, fashion, and art. Enjoy nasturtium cocktails and a viewing of the iconic Hanging Nasturtium display in the Courtyard.


Thursday, April 2, 2020

  • The Erasure of Thomas McKeller

    with Dr. Nikki A. Greene

    Thursday, April 02, 7 - 9 pm

    How has the erasure of black identity shaped American culture? Nikki A. Greene argues for this erasure as part of a larger cultural blind spot in 20th-century America.


Saturday, May 2, 2020

  • 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.


Thursday, May 14, 2020

  • Landscape Lectures

    Beatrix Farrand's American Landscapes

    Thursday, May 14, 7 - 9 pm

    Join us for a screening of Beatrix Farrand’s American Landscape followed by a discussion with historian John Beardsley and Judith B. Tankard, moderated by Charles Waldheim.