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Lightbox Gallery Talk: Your Story Has Touched My Heart

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Artists from metaLAB (at) Harvard have created an audiovisual installation inspired by one of our historical photograph collections.

Jacques de Gheyn II, Crossbowman Assisted by a Milkmaid, c. 1600–10. Brown ink, gray and brown wash over black and red chalk on off-white antique laid paper, incised, framing line in brown ink, mounted on a gilt and hand-colored mount of blue paper.
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Meta and Paul J. Sachs, 1953.86.

Drawings for Paintings: The Creative Process

Lecture

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Arthur Wheelock, from the National Gallery of Art, will examine how 17th-century Dutch artists used drawings as a guide for their work.

Free Admission Day for Harvard Class Day

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Admission to the Harvard Art Museums is free to all visitors today to celebrate Harvard Class Day.

Tommy Watson, Wipu Rockhole, 2004. Synthetic polymer paint on canvas. Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Purchased with funds provided by the Aboriginal Collection Benefactors’ Group 2004, 256.2004.
© Tommy Watson. Courtesy of Yanda Aboriginal Art.

Gallery Talk: Everywhen

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Visiting curator Stephen Gilchrist will lead this talk about the exhibition Everywhen: The Eternal Present in Indigenous Art from Australia.

Odilon Redon, Head of a Young Woman, 19th–20th century. Pastel on gray-prepared paper.
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, 1943.905.

Gallery Talk: Flowers of Evil

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curator Edouard Kopp will lead this talk about the exhibition Flowers of Evil: Symbolist Drawings, 1870–1910.

Your Story Has Touched My Heart

Lecture

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Join us for a screening of and discussion about a new audiovisual installation inspired by one of our historical photograph collections.

Free Admission Day for Harvard Commencement

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Congratulations, graduates! Museums admission is free to all visitors today to celebrate Harvard Commencement.

Lightbox Gallery Talk: Your Story Has Touched My Heart

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Artists from metaLAB (at) Harvard have created an audiovisual installation inspired by one of our historical photograph collections.

Tommy Watson, Wipu Rockhole, 2004. Synthetic polymer paint on canvas. Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Purchased with funds provided by the Aboriginal Collection Benefactors’ Group 2004, 256.2004.
© Tommy Watson. Courtesy of Yanda Aboriginal Art.

Gallery Talk: Everywhen

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Visiting curator Stephen Gilchrist will lead this talk about the exhibition Everywhen: The Eternal Present in Indigenous Art from Australia.

Odilon Redon, Head of a Young Woman, 19th–20th century. Pastel on gray-prepared paper.
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, 1943.905.

Gallery Talk: Flowers of Evil

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curator Edouard Kopp will lead this talk about the exhibition Flowers of Evil: Symbolist Drawings, 1870–1910.

Museums Closed

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

The Harvard Art Museums will be closed for Memorial Day.

Members Open House

Member Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

As a special thank you, we’re inviting members to bring two additional adult guests for free today.

Art Study Center Open Hours

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Through the summer, the Art Study Center will welcome walk-ins from 1 to 4pm.

Johannes Bronckhorst, Two East Indian Birds, 17th century. Transparent and opaque watercolor over graphite on parchment, framing line in brown ink.
The Maida and George Abrams Collection, Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Gift of George S. Abrams in memory of Anthony Lewis, Harvard Class of 1948, 2013.171.

Art Study Center Seminar: Dutch and Flemish Drawings

Seminar

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

A close look at drawings by Rembrandt, Van Dyck, Abraham Bloemaert, and Jan van Goyen.

Odilon Redon, Head of a Young Woman, 19th–20th century. Pastel on gray-prepared paper.
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, 1943.905.

Gallery Talk: Flowers of Evil

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curatorial assistant Casey Monahan will lead this talk about the exhibition Flowers of Evil: Symbolist Drawings, 1870–1910.

Art Study Center Open Hours

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Through the summer, the Art Study Center will welcome walk-ins from 1 to 4pm.

Jacques de Gheyn II, Crossbowman Assisted by a Milkmaid, c. 1600–10. Brown ink, gray and brown wash over black and red chalk on off-white antique laid paper, incised. 
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Meta and Paul J. Sachs, 1953.86.

Gallery Talk: Drawings from the Age of Bruegel, Rubens, and Rembrandt

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curator Miriam Stewart will lead this talk about our summer exhibition of Netherlandish, Flemish, and Dutch drawings.

© Susan Young

Members Tour

Member Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curators lead members on a tour through select galleries while the museums are closed to the public.

Art Study Center Open Hours

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Through the summer, the Art Study Center will welcome walk-ins from 1 to 4pm.

Jacques de Gheyn II, Crossbowman Assisted by a Milkmaid, c. 1600–10. Brown ink, gray and brown wash over black and red chalk on off-white antique laid paper, incised. 
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Meta and Paul J. Sachs, 1953.86.

Gallery Talk: Drawings from the Age of Bruegel, Rubens, and Rembrandt

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curatorial research associate Susan Anderson will lead this talk about our summer exhibition of Netherlandish, Flemish, and Dutch drawings.

László Moholy-Nagy, Light Prop for an Electric Stage (Light-Space Modulator), 1930. Aluminum, steel, nickel-plated brass, other metals, plastic, wood, and electric motor.
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Sibyl Moholy-Nagy, BR56.5. © 2015 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn.

Gallery Talk: Activation of Moholy-Nagy’s Light Prop for an Electric Stage

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curatorial fellow Robert Wiesenberger will discuss and activate László Moholy-Nagy’s pioneering device from 1930.

Photo by Tony Rinaldo, provided courtesy of the Harvard Museums of Science and Culture.

Members Celebration

Member Event

26 Oxford Street
Cambridge, MA

Join us for an evening of drinks, small bites, and conversation, in partnership with the Harvard Museums of Science & Culture.

Art Study Center Open Hours

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Through the summer, the Art Study Center will welcome walk-ins from 1 to 4pm.

Odilon Redon, Head of a Young Woman, 19th–20th century. Pastel on gray-prepared paper.
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, 1943.905.

Gallery Talk: Flowers of Evil

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curator Edouard Kopp will lead this talk about the exhibition Flowers of Evil: Symbolist Drawings, 1870–1910.

Museums Closed

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

The Harvard Art Museums will be closed for Independence Day.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Jacques de Gheyn II, Crossbowman Assisted by a Milkmaid, c. 1600–10. Brown ink, gray and brown wash over black and red chalk on off-white antique laid paper, incised. 
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Meta and Paul J. Sachs, 1953.86.

Gallery Talk: Drawings from the Age of Bruegel, Rubens, and Rembrandt

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curatorial research associate Susan Anderson will lead this talk about our summer exhibition of Netherlandish, Flemish, and Dutch drawings.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Art Study Center Open Hours

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Through the summer, the Art Study Center will welcome walk-ins from 1 to 4pm.

Jacques de Gheyn II, Crossbowman Assisted by a Milkmaid, c. 1600–10. Brown ink, gray and brown wash over black and red chalk on off-white antique laid paper, incised. 
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Meta and Paul J. Sachs, 1953.86.

Gallery Talk: Drawings from the Age of Bruegel, Rubens, and Rembrandt

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curatorial assistant Casey Monahan will lead this talk about our summer exhibition of Netherlandish, Flemish, and Dutch drawings.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Art Study Center Open Hours

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Through the summer, the Art Study Center will welcome walk-ins from 1 to 4pm.

Odilon Redon, Head of a Young Woman, 19th–20th century. Pastel on gray-prepared paper.
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, 1943.905.

Gallery Talk: Flowers of Evil

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curator Edouard Kopp will lead this talk about the exhibition Flowers of Evil: Symbolist Drawings, 1870–1910.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

László Moholy-Nagy, Light Prop for an Electric Stage (Light-Space Modulator), 1930. Aluminum, steel, nickel-plated brass, other metals, plastic, wood, and electric motor.
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Sibyl Moholy-Nagy, BR56.5. © 2015 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn.

Gallery Talk: Activation of Moholy-Nagy’s Light Prop for an Electric Stage

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curatorial fellow Robert Wiesenberger will discuss and activate László Moholy-Nagy’s pioneering device from 1930.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Art Study Center Open Hours

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Through the summer, the Art Study Center will welcome walk-ins from 1 to 4pm.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Odilon Redon, Head of a Young Woman, 19th–20th century. Pastel on gray-prepared paper.
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop, 1943.905.

Gallery Talk: Flowers of Evil

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curator Edouard Kopp will lead this talk about the exhibition Flowers of Evil: Symbolist Drawings, 1870–1910.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Art Study Center Open Hours

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Through the summer, the Art Study Center will welcome walk-ins from 1 to 4pm.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Jacques de Gheyn II, Crossbowman Assisted by a Milkmaid, c. 1600–10. Brown ink, gray and brown wash over black and red chalk on off-white antique laid paper, incised. 
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Meta and Paul J. Sachs, 1953.86.

Gallery Talk: Drawings from the Age of Bruegel, Rubens, and Rembrandt

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curator Miriam Stewart will lead this talk about our summer exhibition of Netherlandish, Flemish, and Dutch drawings.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

© Nic Lehoux

Art Study Center Open Hours

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Through the summer, the Art Study Center will welcome walk-ins from 1 to 4pm.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Jacques de Gheyn II, Crossbowman Assisted by a Milkmaid, c. 1600–10. Brown ink, gray and brown wash over black and red chalk on off-white antique laid paper, incised. 
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Meta and Paul J. Sachs, 1953.86.

Gallery Talk: Drawings from the Age of Bruegel, Rubens, and Rembrandt

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curatorial research associate Susan Anderson will lead this talk about our summer exhibition of Netherlandish, Flemish, and Dutch drawings.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

Student Guide Tour

Tour

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Harvard undergraduates lead these tours focused on one or more objects in our collections.

© Nic Lehoux

Art Study Center Open Hours

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Through the summer, the Art Study Center will welcome walk-ins from 1 to 4pm.

László Moholy-Nagy, Light Prop for an Electric Stage (Light-Space Modulator), 1930. Aluminum, steel, nickel-plated brass, other metals, plastic, wood, and electric motor.
Harvard Art Museums/Busch-Reisinger Museum, Gift of Sibyl Moholy-Nagy, BR56.5. © 2015 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York/VG Bild-Kunst, Bonn.

Gallery Talk: Activation of Moholy-Nagy’s Light Prop for an Electric Stage

Gallery Talk

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Curatorial fellow Robert Wiesenberger will discuss and activate László Moholy-Nagy’s pioneering device from 1930.

© Nic Lehoux

Art Study Center Open Hours

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Through the summer, the Art Study Center will welcome walk-ins from 1 to 4pm.

© Nic Lehoux

Art Study Center Open Hours

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

Through the summer, the Art Study Center will welcome walk-ins from 1 to 4pm.

Museums Closed

Special Event

32 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA

The Harvard Art Museums will be closed for Labor Day.