People

Showing Teens the Human Side of Art

Having spent the past year working at the Cambridge Rindge and Latin School through our Graduate Student Teacher program, a teacher reflects on how we can best engage teens with art museums.

By Laura Angelich

Summer School for Scholars in Training

Through the Summer Institute for Technical Studies in Art, emerging art historians gain crucial experience with object-based investigations.

A Guide Who Hopes the Group — and the Art — Talk Back

Marshall Scholar Elizabeth Keto ’18 is looking forward to a career as a curator, with a focus on inclusivity.

Hats Off to Our Graduating Guides

Congratulations to our graduating student guides, many of whom have led public tours for more than half their time at Harvard.

A Goodbye to the Seniors on Our Student Board

We bid a fond farewell to the graduating members of our Student Board, who served as ambassadors to the campus community and advisors for the museums.

A Glimpse into the Dutch Golden Age

Exceptional examples of 17th-century Dutch Golden Age paintings—part of a major recent gift from collectors Peter and Anne Brooke—are currently on view.

By A. Cassandra Albinson, Jessie Park

Fernando Bryce on History and Hope

Artist Fernando Bryce sat down with us to discuss his artistic practice and his installation The Book of Needs (2015), on view through May 6.

A Conversation with Konrad Klapheck

Renowned German artist Konrad Klapheck, whose work is featured in the exhibition Inventur—Art in Germany: 1943–55, recently sat down with us to discuss his practice.

Working Knowledge

In January, Harvard Extension School students got an in-depth look at managing and maintaining the collections of the Harvard Art Museums.

Expert Guidance

As part of their training, our student guides learn to discuss and investigate works of art with curators, conservators, and other experts.