Current Exhibitions

Writing the Future
Basquiat and the Hip-Hop Generation

The first major exhibition to contextualize Basquiat’s work in relation to his peers associated with hip-hop culture

The Mural Project

Local artists-in-residence cultivate hip-hop culture through street art

Women Take the Floor

September 13, 2019–May 3, 2021
Her vision, her voice across a century of art

Community Arts Initiative: Exchange Codes

May 16–October 12, 2020
Kids collaborate to imagine pathways of an interconnected world

Collecting Stories: The Invention of Folk Art

May 2, 2020–March 7, 2021
Championing the “art of the people” by reconsidering a century-old label

Black Histories, Black Futures

January 20, 2020–June 20, 2021
Teen curators take action

Read My Lips

October 26, 2019–October 25, 2020
Four contemporary videos explore the female voice

The Banner Project: Robert Pruitt

October 26, 2019–December 13, 2020
Monumental banners pay homage to the resilience of African aesthetics

Weng Family Collection of Chinese Painting: Family and Friends

October 12, 2019–August 9, 2020
Celebrating a landmark gift of Chinese art

Boston Made
Arts and Crafts Jewelry and Metalwork

November 17, 2018–January 3, 2021
More than a style, a philosophy