Calendar of Events & Exhibitions


The commencement ceremony for the School of the Museum of Fine Arts will be held Sunday, May 20 starting with a university ceremony on the Medford/Somerville campus at 9 a.m. and the SMFA ceremony held at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston at 6 p.m.


The Tufts University Galleries showcase emerging and established artists through cutting edge exhibitions and programs. Located in Medford and in Boston, the Galleries function as a meeting space for critical inquiry, artistic practice, and relevant discourse from across the art world. 


Tufts PUBLIC is a new temporary art program in and around open spaces throughout the university's Boston and Medford campuses.

Artist Response

Artist Response is an ongoing initiative that highlights how artists have used creative strategies to respond to historical and contemporary social crises through direct action, solidarity efforts, and critical reflection.


Visiting Artist Program

The Visiting Artist program brings leading voices in the field of contemporary art to SMFA to share their work.