Events for 01/14/2018
Thoreau Bicentennial celebration This Ever New Self THOREAU AND HIS JOURNAL
Give me the old familiar walk, post office and all, with this ever new self, with this infinite expectation and faith. . . . –Thoreau’s journal, November 1, 1858This Ever New Self: Thoreau and His Journal is the most comprehensive exhibition ever devoted to the life... MORE ›
Holiday Gift Show at Gallery Z
Second Chance Sale on selected works and gifts. This is a great way to shop ahead for those upcoming occasions or to treat yourself to something special. Its a great way to support the local artists and our gallery, so please stop by and check out the gallery and whats new for 2018.
Be Our Guest! Admission-free Sundays at the Concord Museum.
Winter afternoons are the perfect opportunity to come to the Concord Museum. Visit for the first time or revisit favorite galleries, including the special exhibition This Ever New Self: Thoreau and His Journal open until January 21st, 2018.
Eye on the Collection, Fall 2017 at the Addison
September 1, 2017–March 2018Always present but ever-changing, the Addison’s permanent collection is reinstalled several times a year as a way for our varied audiences to experience anew the wealth of our holdings of American art. With the collection now numbering more than 17,500 objects and... MORE ›
Mark Tobey: Threading Light at the Addison
November 4, 2017 – March 11, 2018 On view at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice, Italy, through September 10, 2017Mark Tobey: Threading Light traces the evolution of the artist’s groundbreaking style and his significant yet under-recognized contributions to abstraction and mid-... MORE ›
Screens: Virtual Material at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
From iPhones to televisions to electronic billboards, screens saturate our daily lives. We stare at, touch, and communicate through their luminous surfaces. Yet we often overlook the powerful ways they shape our vision, behavior, and beliefs. Beyond their familiar functions, screens can be... MORE ›
Bodies in Water at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
From the moment of inception, our bodies are immersed in water. Our connection to this essential element is primordial, as it is crucial for all forms of life. Instinctively we immerse ourselves in water for cleaning, relaxation, and entertainment. Yet, water is becoming scarcer in certain places... MORE ›
Cool Medium: Art, Television & Psychedelia, 1960-1980l at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
With its absorbing electronic glow, color television captivated the American public when it entered homes in the 1960s. Media scholar Marshall McLuhan described it as a “cool” medium that draws the viewer in and induces "a subliminal state of Narcissus trance." Color... MORE ›
The Farm Market
At The Farm Market, we aim to enhance the city of Lowell by bringing fresh, local food to a friendly and vibrant social environment at the center of the Lowell community. Every Sunday between 11 am and 3 pm, you will find the hallways of Mill No. 5 filled with local vendors selling... MORE ›
Journal Making at The Concord Museum
Drop by the Concord Museum for our monthly "Hands On History" program. For the last week of This Ever New Self: Thoreau and His Journal, join us to make your own notebook the old fashioned way, with needle and thread!Included with Museum admission; Members free.
Public Museum Tour @ deCordova at deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Join a Museum Guide for an enlightening walking tour of the current exhibition, Screens: Virtual Material. Please meet in the Third Floor Lobby. Free with admission or Membership.