September 13–November 3 “Something Along Those Lines” (Barbara + Steven Grossman Gallery, SMFA)
Organized in response to Wall Drawing #118, an early work by Sol LeWitt first executed at SMFA in 1971, this exhibition combines conceptual and dynamic engagements with the formal elements of drawing. Featuring work by Adel Abdessemed, Ann Carlson + Mary Ellen Strom, Carlos Cruz-Diez, Gego, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, LeWitt, Bruce Nauman, Fred Sandback and Lawrence Weiner.
September 19 2012 Beckwith Lecture: Veronica Roberts (Alfond Auditorium, Museum of Fine Arts)
Roberts is a New York-based curator and writer, Adjunct Associate Curator, Contemporary Art, Indianapolis Museum of Art and Director of Research, Sol LeWitt Wall Drawing Catalogue Raisonné. Established in 1978 by Leo and Betty Beckwith (daughter Carol in an alumna), this series was created to further student development by featuring artists and cultural thinkers of national and international stature. 6 pm.
September 20 Reception (Barbara + Steven Grossman Gallery, SMFA)
Celebrate the completed installation of LeWitt’s Wall Drawing #118 , the inspiration for “Something Along Those Lines.” 6–8 pm
September 1–14 New Student Salon Show (Weems Atrium, Project Space+ BAG Gallery, SMFA)
September 10–28 Grad Student Curatorial Team Show(Mission Hill building, SMFA)
September 20 Visiting Artist Lecture: Perry Bard (B-311, SMFA)
September 25 Visiting Artist Lecture: Heide Fasnacht (Alfond, MFA)
September 27 Visiting Artist Lecture: Daniel Rich (Alfond, MFA)
Through October 12, Voting Show
Through November 3 “Something Along Those Lines”
October 8–26 Grad Student Curatorial Team Show(Mission Hill building, SMFA)
October 11 Visiting Artist Lecture: Jered Sprecher(Alfond, MFA)
October 18 Visiting Artist Lecture: Tom Rankin (TBD)
October 23 Visiting Artist Lecture: Lee Boroson(Alfond, MFA)
October 30 Visiting Artist Lecture: Lucy Orta(Alfond, MFA)
Through November 3 “Something Along Those Lines”
November 1 Visiting Artist Lecture: Annette Lemieux (Alfond, MFA)
November 8 Visiting Artist Lecture: Andrea Geyer(B-311, SMFA)
November 13–December 3 Grad Student Curatorial Team Show(Mission Hill building, SMFA)
November 15 Visiting Artist Lecture: Trenton Doyle Hancock(Alfond, MFA)
November 20 Visiting Artist Lecture: Scoli Acosta (Alfond, MFA)
November 26Graduate Colloquium: No Dust in the Digital Archive? (Remis Auditorium, MFA)
Conversation about the role of digital archives in 21st century art and cultural practices. Panelists: Sean Dockray (The Public School); Marianne Hirsch (VP, Modern Language Association); Susan Meiselas (photographer for Magnum) and more. 10:30 am–5 pm
November 29 Visiting Artist Lecture: Lorie Novak(B-311, SMFA)
November 29–December 2 The Museum School Art Sale(SMFA)
SMFA’s celebrated annual sale is a destination for collectors and those who simply love art. Explore thousands of works on a changing rotation, priced by the artists and sold to benefit student scholarships. Experience the exceptional caliber of work produced by SMFA students, alumni, faculty and affiliated artists. Who will you discover? Opening reception: Nov 29, 5–8 pm; Hours: 10 am–8 pm
MFA Thesis Exhibitions
November 29–December 16 (Tufts University Art Gallery @ Aidekman Arts Center)
Featuring Katie Tyler and Rebecca Wallach. Reception: Nov 29, 5:30–8 pm; artist talks Dec 16, 5 pm
SMFA lectures at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA) are free and open to the public.
Attendees must obtain free tickets from a kiosk or ticket desk at the MFA to gain admittance.
Burlington, MA (April 22, 2014) - As part of Boston ArtWeek 2014, Parisian-based YellowKorner gallery is inviting the artistic community to a delectable tasting of its internationally acclaimed practice of “democratizing” exquisite photographic art, paired with a masterpiece of its native cuisine at Society on High in the Financial District on Tuesday, April 29th beginning at 7pm.
French-born urban landscape extraordinaire, Franck Bohbot, will be featuring his exclusive YellowKorner collection shot at monumental architectural structures throughout France and will conduct a Q&A, as well as an education on the intricacies of producing the highest art form of urban landscape photography.
Society on High owner and renowned French restaurateur, Ian Just, has composed a mouthwatering French Prix Fixe menu for only $25 as YellowKorner introduces guests to a member of its meticulously selected artist roster.
Since opening its very first Massachusetts location in the Burlington Mall …
East Boston, MA: The World Peace Mural Tour will make its way to Boston for a special 4th of July Independence Day installation of a “Handwritten Mural” by renowned Miami artist, Renda Writer. The artist will install a “World Peace” mural on the main exterior wall of Iglesias Bautista Sendas de Fe in East Boston (316 East Meridian St., Boston, MA 02128) on July 4th, starting at 10am. The mural will include the phrase “WORD PEACE” spray-painted repetitiously, in a patriotic mix of red, white, and blue. For more details, check the World Peace Mural Tour Facebook Event.
Boston is the first stop on the “World Peace Mural Tour.” The five-city tour will make its way to Detroit in late July and will then head back East to create murals in Philadelphia and Washington DC in August and New York in September.
The World Peace Mural Tour is an artistic campaign and an ongoing art installation project aimed at enacting worldwide change through the power of the written word and the energy behind the w…