Lectures and Courses


Fuel your curiosity with lectures from visual and performing artists, curators, conservators, critics, and authors.


Dive deeper into art and exhibitions with two-, four-, or ten-session courses. Sign up for all or just the sections that interest you most. 

Looking Together

Choose from two-, three-, or four-session small-group discussions. Engage with the Museum’s collection and exhibitions in the galleries.


Socialize, share, and engage your senses! Experience every side and sense of the MFA with a variety of social activities that immerse you in art and culture.

Title Type Time
Celebrity Culture and Poster Mania in Fin-de-Siècle Paris Barbara and Burton Stern Lecture June 26, 2019
7:00 pm–8:00 pm
Visual Fundamentals Course July 9, 2019
10:30 am–12:00 pm
The Mind of the Collector: 20th-Century Contributors to the MFA Looking Together July 9, 2019
1:00 pm–2:30 pm
Image, Word, Meaning: Visual Art and Literature Looking Together July 10, 2019
10:30 am–12:00 pm
It's All Relative Course July 16, 2019
10:30 am–12:00 pm
Art All Around Us Course July 23, 2019
10:30 am–12:00 pm