Discover the stories behind the artwork with free talks offered throughout the month. Tap into expert knowledge with MFA curators and conservators every Sunday during Curated Conversations. Join MFA staff for monthly 30-minute Inside Stories and hear about favorite objects, discover behind-the-scenes stories and learn the inside scoop about the artwork in the MFA. Or, explore one object in depth with knowledgeable guides during regular pop-up 15-minute Spotlight Talks.

Free with Museum admission


Events

E.g., January 22, 2018

Spotlight Talk

A Timeless Grecian Beauty
January 24, 2018
6:00 pm6:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

A Timeless Grecian Beauty
January 24, 2018
6:30 pm6:45 pm

Spotlight Talk

A Timeless Grecian Beauty
January 24, 2018
7:15 pm7:30 pm

Spotlight Talk

Sandalmaker and Blacksmith—on a Greek Vase?
January 27, 2018
1:00 pm1:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Sandalmaker and Blacksmith—on a Greek Vase?
January 27, 2018
2:00 pm2:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Sandalmaker and Blacksmith—on a Greek Vase?
January 27, 2018
3:00 pm3:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Devout Men Taking the Body of Saint Stephen
January 28, 2018
1:00 pm1:15 pm

Curated Conversations

Conservation Stories for Daily Life in Ancient Greece
January 28, 2018
2:00 pm3:00 pm

Spotlight Talk

Devout Men Taking the Body of Saint Stephen
January 28, 2018
2:00 pm2:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Devout Men Taking the Body of Saint Stephen
January 28, 2018
3:00 pm3:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Hidden Stories: Conservation of an Egyptian Relief
January 31, 2018
6:00 pm6:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Hidden Stories: Conservation of an Egyptian Relief
January 31, 2018
6:30 pm6:45 pm

Spotlight Talk

Hidden Stories: Conservation of an Egyptian Relief
January 31, 2018
7:15 pm7:30 pm

Spotlight Talk

Mystery and Mastery: Sargent’s Boit Daughters
February 3, 2018
1:00 pm1:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Mystery and Mastery: Sargent’s Boit Daughters
February 3, 2018
2:00 pm2:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Mystery and Mastery: Sargent’s Boit Daughters
February 3, 2018
3:00 pm3:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Pensive Innocence: Sargent's Helen Sears
February 4, 2018
1:00 pm1:15 pm

Curated Conversations

Through a Painter’s Lens: Dutch Art
February 4, 2018
2:00 pm3:00 pm

Spotlight Talk

Pensive Innocence: Sargent's Helen Sears
February 4, 2018
2:00 pm2:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

Pensive Innocence: Sargent's Helen Sears
February 4, 2018
3:00 pm3:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

All the World’s a Stage: 18th-Century Tea Drinking
February 7, 2018
6:00 pm6:15 pm

Spotlight Talk

All the World’s a Stage: 18th-Century Tea Drinking
February 7, 2018
6:30 pm6:45 pm

Spotlight Talk

All the World’s a Stage: 18th-Century Tea Drinking
February 7, 2018
7:15 pm7:30 pm

Spotlight Talk

A Patchwork of Color: Van Gogh in Auvers
February 11, 2018
1:00 pm1:15 pm

Curated Conversations

Palaces and Kings in the African Galleries
February 11, 2018
2:00 pm3:00 pm

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