Join us online and in person for lectures from artists, experts, and other compelling voices on wide-ranging topics. See upcoming events below and purchase tickets online.

Starting this fall, dont miss the return of the Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures. These intimate in-person events bring the greatest names in their fields through our doors and give you an inside look into their vision, work, and creative process. 

Courses also return with Welcome Back Wednesdays and an in-depth look at the exhibition Life Magazine and the Power of Photography.” And don’t miss two new Looking Togethers that take you on a tour of Asian art in the collection and bring you up to speed on some of our newest galleries.

Upcoming Lectures

Daphne Farago Fund Lecture

We Two: Exploring the Importance of Community and Collaboration in Black Art Jewelry

October 2, 2022
2:00 pm–3:00 pm
In Person
The Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures

LaToya Ruby Frazier: Art as Transformation

October 6, 2022
7:00 pm–8:00 pm
In Person
Looking Together

A Survey of Asian Art

October 17–November 7, 2022
1:00 pm–2:30 pm

Occurring every Monday

In Person
Course

LIFE Magazine and the Power of Photography

October 19–November 9, 2022
1:00 pm–2:30 pm

Occurring Wednesdays

In Person
Barbara and Burton Stern Lecture

Alfredo Jaar: Teach Us to Outgrow Our Madness

October 30, 2022
2:00 pm–3:00 pm
In Person
Lecture

ALIPH’s Ukrainian Action Plan

November 4, 2022
2:00 pm–3:00 pm
In Person
Esther Steinberg Memorial Lecture

Craft Schools: Place

November 5, 2022
2:00 pm–3:00 pm
In Person
The Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures

Eric Kim: Table for One

November 17, 2022
7:00 pm–8:00 pm
In Person
The Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures

Bryan Stevenson: The Legacy Museum

March 2, 2023
7:00 pm–8:00 pm
In Person
The Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures

Edmund de Waal: You Begin to Tell a Story: Objects, Restitution, Repair

March 23, 2023
7:00 pm–8:00 pm
In Person
The Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures

Bethann Hardison: Fashioning a Legacy

May 4, 2023
7:00 pm–8:00 pm
In Person