Join us for lectures on wide-ranging topics from art to architecture. Find a date, time, and subject that suits you and purchase tickets online.

See the Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures


Events

E.g., January 17, 2018

Barbara W. Herman Memorial Lecture

City of the Pyramids: New Discoveries in Archeology and Texts
February 4, 2018
1:00 pm3:00 pm
Tickets Available 1/11/2018 10:00 am

Museum of Fine Arts—Boston Lyric Opera Signature Series

The Bard, the Diva, and the Showman
February 11, 2018
2:00 pm3:00 pm
Tickets Available 1/11/2018 10:00 am

Lecture

My Greek Table: Greek Food through the Ages
February 18, 2018
2:00 pm3:00 pm
Tickets Available 1/11/2018 10:00 am

The Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures

The Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures
Harry Belafonte: My Song
February 21, 2018
7:00 pm8:00 pm
Sold Out

Barbara and Burton Stern Lecture

The Print Before Photography
February 28, 2018
7:00 pm8:00 pm
Tickets Available 1/11/2018 10:00 am

Lecture

M. C. Escher: Reflection and Perspective
March 1, 2018
7:30 pm8:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/11/2018 10:00 am

Estelle Shohet Brettman Memorial Lecture

Daily Life in Ancient Athens: A View from the Agora
March 7, 2018
7:00 pm8:00 pm
Tickets Available 1/11/2018 10:00 am

Robert J. Boardingham Memorial Lecture

Cézanne’s Portraits: Painting and Repainting the Presence of Someone...
March 14, 2018
7:00 pm8:00 pm
Tickets Available 1/11/2018 10:00 am

Lecture

Klimt and Schiele: Curated
March 15, 2018
6:30 pm7:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/11/2018 10:00 am

The Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures

The Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures
Roxane Gay: With One N
March 21, 2018
7:00 pm8:00 pm
Sold Out

Lecture

Arthur Jafa in Conversation with Christina Sharpe
March 28, 2018
7:00 pm8:00 pm
Tickets Available 1/11/2018 10:00 am

Lecture

Why So Popular? The Appeal of M. C. Escher
April 5, 2018
6:30 pm7:30 pm
Tickets Available 1/11/2018 10:00 am

The Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures

The Ruth and Carl J. Shapiro Celebrity Lectures
RESIST! with Françoise Mouly and Nadja Spiegelman
May 9, 2018
7:00 pm8:00 pm
Tickets Available 8/24/2017 10:00 am