Spring 2019 Exhibitions and Programs

Jan 30 – Apr 16, 2019


Liz Magor: BLOWOUT
January 31–March 24, 2019
Levels 1 and 3
Reception: Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 6–8 pm, Level 1

Visual and Environmental Studies 2019 Senior Thesis Exhibition
May 3–May 30, 2019
Levels 1 and 3
Reception: Friday, May 3, 2019, 6–8 pm

Anna Oppermann: Drawings
Level 3
June 22–September 29, 2019 

Programs and Events


Reception: Liz Magor: BLOWOUT
Wednesday, January 30, 6–8 pm
Level 1


Curatorial Walkthrough: Dan Byers
In conjunction with Liz Magor: BLOWOUT
Friday, February 8, 12:30 pm 
Level 1  

Screening and Conversation: LEVIATHAN
Friday, February 8, 7 pm
Level B, Lecture Hall
In collaboration with Harvard Film Archive, Visual and Environmental Studies Department, and Woodberry Poetry Room

Performance: Morgan Bassichis
Tuesday, February 19, 6–8 pm
Level 3, Bookshop

Artist Talk: Liz Magor
2019 Sert Practitioner Program
Thursday, February 28, 6–8 pm
Level B, Lecture Hall


Book Talk: Art Historian Dan Adler On Liz Magor’s work
and his recent book Contemporary Sculpture and the Critique of Display Cultures: Tainted Goods (Routledge, 2018)
Tuesday, March 12, 6 pm
Level 3, Bookshop

Book Talk: Taylor Davis, Selected Works 1996–2018 (2018)
with artist Taylor Davis in conversation with contributors: Carpenter Center director Dan Byers, ICA/ Boston curator Ruth Erickson, poet Fanny Howe, and poet Oliver Strand
Thursday, March 28, 6–8 pm 
Level 3, Bookshop


Artist Talk: Will Rawls
In collaboration with Theater, Dance & Media
Tuesday, April 2, 6–8 pm
Level 3, Bookshop

Artist Talk: Amar Kanwar
Thursday, April 18, 6–8 pm
Level B, Lecture Hall

Screening and Conversation: Amar Kanwar
Friday, April 19, 7–9 pm
Level B, Lecture Hall

Both Amar Kanwar programs are presented in collaboration with Harvard Film ArchiveFilm Study Center, and The Lakshmi Mittal and Family South Asia Institute, Harvard University.


Talk: Perle Noire: Meditations for Joséphine
with MCA Chicago curator Naomi Beckwith, director Peter Sellars, composer Tyshawn Sorey, vocalist Julia Bullock   
Thursday, May 2, 7:30–9 pm 
Level 3, Bookshop
In collaboration with Harvard University Department of Music and International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) 

Reception: Visual and Environmental Studies 2019 Senior Thesis Exhibition 
Friday May 3, 6–8 pm
Level 1

Curator Talk: Victoria Brooks (Senior Curator of Time-Based Visual Art at EMPAC), Lumi Tan (Curator at The Kitchen) and artist Sara Magenheimer
Tuesday, May 7, 6–8 pm
Level 3, Bookshop

All exhibitions and programs are free and open to the public. For more details and up-to-date information, sign up for the mailing list