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

Museum closed Tuesdays. Upcoming events are:

Sunday, January 26, 2020

  • Tickets Available

    Weekend Concert Series

    Calder String Quartet

    Sunday, January 26, 1:30 - 3 pm

    En route to a European tour, the great American Calder String Quartet comes to the Gardner Museum.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Sunday, March 8, 2020

  • Weekend Concert Series

    Musicians from Marlboro

    Sunday, March 08, 1:30 - 3 pm

    This season’s musical postcard from summertime in the Green Mountain State comprises music written when the composers were all 30 or younger.