SMFA News

Works in Progress

December 13, 2017 | Laura Ferguson
Imagination is the only limit as seniors at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts showcased their art at Open Studio Day Becoming an artist can be a solitary pursuit, but for studen...

The Art of the Matter

November 13, 2017 | Laura Ferguson
The SMFA annual art sale, with works by both students and established artists, opens November 16Ten years ago, real estate developer Juan Prieto looked at the bland lobby of a Cambridge offi...

Bringing Art into View

November 01, 2017 | Rob Phelps
Dina Deitsch is relishing her new role as director and chief curator for Tufts University Art Galleries—and helping bring the university’s arts communities togetherAppreciating how Picasso p...

Lessons Behind Bars

October 19, 2017 | Laura Ferguson
New program brings Tufts students to combined class with prisoners to study literature for the benefit of bothIt’s 7 a.m. on a Wednesday, not the usual time for most undergraduates to be up ...

Welcoming New Jumbos

August 30, 2017 | Laura Ferguson
The university greets another record-breaking undergraduate class, including students at the SMFA at Tufts, and transfersBe curious. Say “I don’t know” at least once a day, and then listen—r...