Events for 02/06/2018
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 ›
Sumi Ink Club at the Addison
Sumi Ink ClubJanuary 27 - July 31, 2018Sumi Ink Club is a participatory drawing project founded in 2005 by Los Angeles-based artists Sarah Rara and Luke Fischbeck. Employing the traditional brush and black ink of Sumi ink painting, the club produces work in open-to-the-public meetings in... MORE ›
Convergence: Anila Quayyum Agha, Lalla Essaydi, Yun-Fei Ji, and Fred Han Chang Liang at the Addison
Convergence: Anila Quayyum Agha, Lalla Essaydi, Yun-Fei Ji, and Fred Han Chang LiangJanuary 27 – July 31, 2018Convergence presents four internationally born artists whose work has been shaped by their heritage and migration to the United States. Integrating Eastern and Western and traditional... MORE ›
TheWorldThrough the Artists’ Eyes!
P ainters Guild Annual S how The Painters Guild artists look at the world through creative eyes...pastoral scenery, the wonders of the past and of the world of today, through places we have visited, the wonders of nature, and the humanity all around us. The paintings seek to express how each artist... MORE ›
sad poems. at the Addison
sad poems.November 15, 2017 - March 4, 2018In his introduction to The Americans, poet Jack Kerouac claimed that photographer Robert Frank’s images “sucked a sad poem right out of America onto film.” This exhibition, sad poems., explores the notion of sadness by presenting photographs... MORE ›
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 ›
Tinker Tuesday: Inventions in Motion
Drop-in 10:00am – 11:00amExplore the possibilities of reusing what we usually throw away to make your very own kinetic art inventions. Suspended sculptures, motion masterpieces, kinetic creations - what kinds of treasure will you use to create a “moving” work of art?The Tinker Tuesday program... MORE ›
THE HAND QUILTED WORKS OF GLADI PORSCHE at The New England Quilt Museum
To Educate and Inspire...The New England Quilt Museum (NEQM) uses quilts and the stories of quiltmaking--a rich legacy of artistic expression and historical documentation from the earliest days of this country to the present--to educate and inspire quiltmakers and the general public.
QUILTS JAPAN: The 13th Quilt Nihon Exhibition from Tokyo at The New England Quilt Museum
The New England Quilt Museum (NEQM) is proud to host Quilts Japan: The 13th Quilt Nihon Exhibition on its only stop in the Northeast. This exhibition of 36 award-winning quilts premiered at the Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum before traveling internationally. It features some of the most... MORE ›
Especially for Me! Sensory-Friendly Afternoons (free admission for pre-registered families)
Come explore the entire Museums’ campus at your own pace. During these events the Museums are open to the general public, but group visits and birthday parties are not scheduled in order to avoid crowding and to support exhibit accessibility. Quiet spaces are available during this time as... MORE ›
MAKING WAX MODELS with Theresa Carmichael
THURSDAYS 6:30pm – 9:30pm FA17-M10 January 11 – February 22 (7 Classes) Metalworkers Guild Member: $154 Society Member: $184 Non-Member: $229 Maximum # of Students: 10 The lost wax casting process also known as cire perdue has been used for centuries to transform wax into... MORE ›
River Hawks vs. AIC
AIC comes to the Tsongas Center for their only visit this season.
Join us every Thursday night for live jazz on the theater stage. Have a seat in one of our plush armchairs, sip a local craft brew, and enjoy the musical stylings of some of the most talented players in the area. FREE.