Celebrate the exhibition “Hippie Chic” by traveling back fifty years to the era when people were feeling groovy and chanting, “Power to the people.” Immerse yourself in the politics, art, science, and fashion of the time when things were changing—fast.
  

Tuesdays, October 1-22
10:30am-Noon
Remis Auditorium
OR
Thursdays, October 3-24
7-8:30pm
Alfond Auditorium

  

Four-session course tickets ($80, $100) are not available online.
To order tickets by phone, call 1-800-440-6975; to order in person, visit any MFA ticket desk.  
The first price is for members, seniors, and students; the second is full price.
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Fashions and interior by The Fool at the Beatles’ Apple Boutique (1967). Photograph by Ronald Traeger. Courtesy Tessa Traeger.


In This Series

Lectures and Courses

Week 1 of 4
"I Don't Have To Be What You Want Me To Be" - Morning...
October 1, 2013
10:30 am12:00 pm

With that sentence, boxing champion Muhammed Ali encapsulated ’60s politics

Lectures and Courses

Week 1 of 4
"I Don't Have To Be What You Want Me To Be" - Evening...
October 3, 2013
7:00 pm8:30 pm

With that sentence, boxing champion Muhammed Ali encapsulated ’60s politics

Lectures and Courses

Week 2 of 4
Peace, Love, and Fringe: Hippie Chic - Morning Session
October 8, 2013
10:30 am12:00 pm

Take a trip back to an exciting time for fashion.

Lectures and Courses

Week 2 of 4
Peace, Love, and Fringe: Hippie Chic - Evening Session
October 10, 2013
7:00 pm8:30 pm

Take a trip back to an exciting time for fashion.

Lectures and Courses

Week 3 of 4
How the Hippies Saved Physics - Morning Session
October 15, 2013
10:30 am12:00 pm

Find out about breakthroughs, quantum information science, and hot tubs.

Lectures and Courses

Week 3 of 4
How the Hippies Saved Physics - Evening Session
October 17, 2013
7:00 pm8:30 pm

Find out about breakthroughs, quantum information science, and hot tubs.

Lectures and Courses

Week 4 of 4
Pop Art, Psychedelia, and the Birth of Retro - Evening Session
October 24, 2013
7:00 pm8:30 pm

Explore the roots of retro.

Lectures and Courses

Week 4 of 4
RESCHEDULED Pop Art, Psychedelia, and the Birth of Retro - Morning...
October 29, 2013
10:30 am12:00 pm

Explore the roots of retro.