Thu, Feb 23, 2017


A Night with Artist Rico Gatson

Come celebrate the unveiling of Rico Gatson's wall mural at the Mead! Rico completed this mural with the assistance of a dream team of five college student artists.

The event will feature live jazz performances, vibrant foods, and fun activities inspired by Rico's work!

Free and open to the public!

Tue, Mar 21, 2017

Painting Landscapes in the Gallery

Join Professor Dave Gloman as he discusses "The Fawn's Leap" by John Kensett, 1859. This lunchtime talk will also feature a painting demonstration by professor Gloman. All are encouraged to attend!

Tue, Mar 28, 2017


The Mead's Feejee Mermaid: An Interdisciplinary Re-Appraisal

See the Mead's beloved curiosity in new light, as assistant museum educator Keely Sarr reconstructs its fascinating cultural context through a postcolonial lens. All are welcome to attend!

Wed, Apr 5, 2017


Kota Ezawa: Gardner Museum Revisited

Enjoy conversation with artist Kota Ezawa as he discusses his installation The Gardner Museum Revisited, which is on view now in the Rotherwas Room at the Mead.

A reception will follow the talk, which is free and open to the public. All are encouraged to attend!