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Listening with Jace Clayton

Clayton writes about his conception of his current Lightbox Gallery installation and his experience as a visiting artist at the museums.

Tag Along on a Tour: Gifford’s Leander’s Tower on the Bosporus

Harvard senior and student tour guide Mahnoor Ali discusses Sanford Robinson Gifford’s Leander’s Tower on the Bosporus.

Warm Welcomes to Go Along with the Art

A day in the life of one of our Visitor Services staff encompasses everything from guiding guests to the galleries to selling merchandise in our shop.

Tag Along on a Tour: Ingres’s Raphael and the Fornarina

Harvard senior and student tour guide Richard Dunn discusses Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres’s Raphael and the Fornarina.

Looking Forward: The Bauhaus and Harvard

Laura Muir, curator of the upcoming special exhibition The Bauhaus and Harvard, recently sat down with us to discuss the enduring appeal of the Bauhaus and Harvard’s place in its history.

Tag Along on a Tour: Klimt’s Pear Tree

Harvard senior and student tour guide Spencer Glesby discusses Gustav Klimt’s Pear Tree.

The Last Late Night

Senior Rebecca Dolan looks back at how our annual Harvard Student Late Night event brought her closer to the Harvard Art Museums.

By Rebecca H. Dolan

Tag Along on a Tour: Bierstadt’s Lander’s Peak

Harvard senior and student tour guide Isabella Beroutsos discusses Albert Bierstadt’s 1863 painting Rocky Mountains, “Lander’s Peak.”

Scenes from James Baldwin’s World

A new exhibition at the Carpenter Center for Visual Arts, curated by Makeda Best, celebrates and expands the conversation around James Baldwin’s life and career.

Animal-Shaped Vessels from the Ancient World: Feasting with Gods, Heroes, and Kings

In this video, curator Susanne Ebbinghaus introduces our new special exhibition.