Weekly Friday Virtual Docent Tour of ‘Indian Ocean Current: Six Artistic Narratives’

Virtual

Beginning on Friday, September 11, the McMullen Museum will offer free, virtual docent tours every Friday of Indian Ocean Current: Six Artistic Narratives from 3:00 to 3:45 pm. Register yourself and guests (optional) for a virtual tour ahead of time at https://tinyurl.com/y4nqb33a. If you would like to schedule a separate, private virtual tour, please contact Rachel Chamberlain at rachel.chamberlain@bc.edu at […]

Publication Highlight with Prof. Kevin Lotery: ‘The Long Front of Culture: The Independent Group and Exhibition Design’

Virtual

In 1950s London, a cadre of young artists, theorists, and popular culture aficionados known as the Independent Group (IG) came together for a series of pressing meetings. Their humble goal: to reimagine the structure of postwar culture by situating art in the midst of military-industrial technologies and pop pleasures. In The Long Front of Culture, History […]

Weekly Friday Virtual Docent Tour of ‘Indian Ocean Current: Six Artistic Narratives’

Virtual

Beginning on Friday, September 11, the McMullen Museum will offer free, virtual docent tours every Friday of Indian Ocean Current: Six Artistic Narratives from 3:00 to 3:45 pm. Register yourself and guests (optional) for a virtual tour ahead of time at https://tinyurl.com/y4nqb33a. If you would like to schedule a separate, private virtual tour, please contact Rachel Chamberlain at rachel.chamberlain@bc.edu at […]

Lecture by Nicholas O’Donnell: “Ethical and Legal Issues Facing Museums on Restitution of Art”

Virtual

The McMullen Museum welcomes Nicholas O’Donnell, a partner at Sullivan and Worcester LLP and graduate of Williams College and Boston College Law School for a virtual lecture exploring legal issues facing museums regarding the restitution of art. His practice focuses primarily on complex civil litigation. He is editor of the Art Law Report, a blog that […]

Members-Only Crash Course in the History of Video Art with Janne Hoeltermann

Virtual

Interested in the history of video art, but haven’t had the chance to take a full class in it? The McMullen Museum is pleased to invite Boston College’s Professor of Video Art, Video Installation, and Time-Based Media Janne Hoeltermann for an hour-long crash course in the history of video art for Museum Members. (FYI: Boston […]

Weekly Friday Virtual Docent Tour of ‘Indian Ocean Current: Six Artistic Narratives’

Virtual

Beginning on Friday, September 11, the McMullen Museum will offer free, virtual docent tours every Friday of Indian Ocean Current: Six Artistic Narratives from 3:00 to 3:45 pm. Register yourself and guests (optional) for a virtual tour ahead of time at https://tinyurl.com/y4nqb33a. If you would like to schedule a separate, private virtual tour, please contact Rachel Chamberlain at rachel.chamberlain@bc.edu at […]

*IN-PERSON* Textured Glass Workshop

New Art Center 61 Washington Park, Newton

Create a low relief tile out of ceramic fiber (a soft material easily cut or torn) on top of which 3 layers of glass (8” x 11”) will be kiln fired at 1500 degrees. The glass sheets will become one solid piece with the imprint of your relief. You will have the option to add […]

*IN-PERSON* Block Printing Holiday Cards

Newton

Learn the basics of relief printing by designing and carving linoleum blocks for printing holiday cards and small gift items. All cards will be printed and carved by hand using linoleum carving tools, brayers, hand barens, and oil-based inks. Two 2” x 3” mounted linoleum blocks, ten blank cards, and an assortment of inks will […]

Newton Artists Virtual Exhibit & Sale

Virtual

Help support two Newton food pantries by purchasing an art work created by a member of the Newton Art Association. Peruse and purchase a gift for someone special from an exciting portolio of art - paintings, sculpture, jewelry, etc. Visit www.newtonartassociation.com - Half of the proceeds will help support the city's pantries and the other […]

*ZOOM* Art & Wine: A Taste of Europe

Zoom Newton

oin art historian Brendan M. Sullivan, The Urban Grape, and Indulge! Candy and Chocolate for a tasting tour of Europe from the comfort of your home! The full tour includes two different bottles of wine and a four-piece truffle box delivered to your door, a live online tasting with The Urban Grape’s wine educator, and an art […]