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Events & Exhibitions

Tuesday, January 23 12:00 pm - 02:00 pm
SMFA Atrium Boston - SMFA

SMFA Register to Vote Day

Students, faculty, and staff, please join us on January 23, 2018 from 12-2pm to fill out and submit your voter registration form to vote in this years upcoming election .
Tuesday, January 23 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Grossman Gallery SMFA at Tufts 230 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115 Boston - SMFA

Spring Exhibitions Opening Reception

Please join us for an opening reception celebrating the SMFA at Tufts' major spring exhibition "Joanne Greenbaum: Things We Said Today," as well as Tufts PUBLIC projects "Jillian Mayer: Slum...
Tuesday, January 23 - Saturday, April 7
Anderson Auditorium

Joanne Greenbaum: Things We Said Today

The Tufts University Art Galleries at SMFA are pleased to present New York-based painter Joanne Greenbaum’s debut solo exhibition in New England.
Tuesday, January 30 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Anderson Auditorium SMFA at Tufts 230 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115 Boston - SMFA

Visiting Artist Talk: James McAnally

Please join us for this visiting artist talk featuring James McAnally, an artist, curator, and critic. McAnally is the founder, co-director, and curator of The Luminary, an incubator for new...
Wednesday, February 7 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Anderson Auditorium SMFA at Tufts 230 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115 Boston - SMFA

Visiting Artist Talk: Jillian Mayer

Please join us for an artist talk featuring Jillian Mayer, an artist and filmmaker living in South Florida. Through videos, online experiences, photography, telephone numbers, performance, s...
Tuesday, February 13 06:00 pm - 07:00 pm
Anderson Auditorium SMFA at Tufts 230 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115 Boston - SMFA

Visiting Artist Talk: Keren Cytter

Please join us for a visiting artist talk featuring Keren Cytter, an Israeli artist and writer. Her video art practice centers on the integration of text, absurd fragmentation, and the use o...
Wednesday, February 28 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Anderson Auditorium SMFA at Tufts 230 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115 Boston - SMFA

Visiting Artist Talk: Carolina Caycedo

Please join us for this visiting artist talk featuring Carolina Caycedo. Born in London to Colombian parents, Caycedo transcends institutional spaces to work in the social realm where she pa...
Wednesday, March 7 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Anderson Auditorium SMFA at Tufts 230 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115 Boston - SMFA

Visiting Artist Talk: Aram Han Sifuentes

Please join us for this visiting artist talk featuring Aram Han Sifuentes, who uses the tools of needle and thread to examine immigration, citizenship, race and craft, drawing on both person...
Thursday, March 8 12:30 pm - 02:00 pm
Anderson Auditorium SMFA at Tufts 230 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115 Boston - SMFA

Aram Han Sifuentes: Protest Banner Library Workshop

Join visiting artist Aram Han Sifuentes for a protest banner workshop, part of Han Sifuentes’ project known as the “Protest Banner Lending Library.” Created in response to the 2016 election,...
Wednesday, March 14 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm
Anderson Auditorium SMFA at Tufts 230 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115 Boston - SMFA

Visiting Author Talk: Malik Gaines

Join us for this visiting author talk featuring Malik Gaines, a writer and artist, a member of the performance group My Barbarian, and Assistant Professor of Performance Studies, NYU, Tisch ...
Wednesday, March 28 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm
2nd floor conference room B201 Boston - SMFA

Embracing Stress: The New Science of Stress

You can't open a newspaper, magazine or webpage without seeing messages that stress is bad for your health. It's accused of causing heart disease, cancer, and even Alzheimer's. But what if t...
Wednesday, March 28 06:30 pm - 07:30 pm
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Alfond Auditorium Off Campus

Beckwith Lecture: Arthur Jafa and Christina Sharpe

Artist, filmmaker, award-winning cinematographer, and TNEG (motion picture studio) co-founder Arthur Jafa will be in conversation with Christina Sharpe, Professor at Tufts University in Engl...
Thursday, April 5 06:30 pm - 09:30 pm
Anderson Auditorium SMFA at Tufts 230 Fenway, Boston, MA 02115 Boston - SMFA

Screening of "Through the Repellent Fence" & Q+A

Join us for this exciting documentary film examining the arduous process that went into creating the artwork “Repellent Fence,” a 2015 two-mile-long, temporary art installation straddling th...

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