Events

September 19 - October 18, 2019

Thursday, September 19

MAC Fallapalooza

Come down for a pop-up ball pit, ice cream sandwich cart, DIY tie-dye t-shirt, succulent sale, yard games, and more!

Reception: "(What's Past is) Prologue" at Godine Gallery

Ever wonder about the history of the *sensational,* the *stupendous,* the *stupefying* "Studio for Interrelated Media"? Who are we? Where did we come from?...

Friday, September 20

MAC Museum of Science: College Fridays

Exhibit halls admission, Lightning! show, Live Animal presentations, Duck tours, plus more $6 features.

Berklee Climate Strike

Berklee College of Music & Boston Conservatory at Berklee 11am - 4pm Climate Awareness Music Singing Out Together 1:00-2:00pm in front of 150 Mass Ave &...

Massachusetts Climate Strike

Join the global movement to end the climate crisis. City Hall Plaza, 11:30am

Saturday, September 21

Saks Block Party

Enjoy light bites, beats, games, customization, and fashion. Saks Fifth Avenue is proud to donate 10% of the event's sales up to a total of $5,000 to...

Monday, September 23

Trip to Muji

Muji is a store that offers a wide variety of inexpensive quality items from stationary to household items and apparels. Perfect for your everyday life at...

First Six Weeks Orientation: Self Care Check-In

Required for Foundation Students: Members of the Counseling and Wellness Center will provide tips for balancing your new academic courseload, work...

Tuesday, September 24

Charleston Travel Course Info Session

Stop by to meet the Charleston Travel Course faculty and learn about this exciting opportunity!

Fall 2019 Photo Lecture Series: Mimi Plumb

The MassArt Photography Department is proud to announce the first speaker for the Fall 2019 Photography Lecture Series: Mimi Plumb. Photographer Mimi Plumb...

MassArt Board of Trustees meeting

In accordance with the Open Meeting Law (MG.L. Chapter 30A, Section 18-25), the following meeting is posted: There will be a meeting of the Massachusetts...

Italy Travel Course Info Session

Start in Turin Italty, travel to Bologna, Florence, and make your own shoes in a former convent on a hilltop in Tuscany! Learn the design processes of...

Wednesday, September 25

2019 Haystack Alumni & Friends Retreat

WE ARE SOLD OUT! Please email alumni@massart.edu to get on the waiting list (specify your preferred accommodation type) So, what is the Haystack Alumni &...

2D/3D Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Ambreen Butt

The Departments of 2D Fine Arts and Graduate Programs present the second installment of the Fall 2019 2D/3D Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Ambreen Butt....

Open Drawing

Open drawing with a live model. All are welcome! Presented by the MassArt Illustration Department.

Thursday, September 26

2019 Haystack Alumni & Friends Retreat

WE ARE SOLD OUT! Please email alumni@massart.edu to get on the waiting list (specify your preferred accommodation type) So, what is the Haystack Alumni &...

ARC in the Park

Hot Cider and Corn Hole - come relax with us on this first week of fall with some cider and good company!

Friday, September 27

2019 Haystack Alumni & Friends Retreat

WE ARE SOLD OUT! Please email alumni@massart.edu to get on the waiting list (specify your preferred accommodation type) So, what is the Haystack Alumni &...

MAC Museum of Science: College Fridays

Exhibit halls admission, Lightning! show, Live Animal presentations, Duck tours, plus more $6 features.

Saturday, September 28

2019 Haystack Alumni & Friends Retreat

WE ARE SOLD OUT! Please email alumni@massart.edu to get on the waiting list (specify your preferred accommodation type) So, what is the Haystack Alumni &...

MAC 5K Mission Hill Road Race

Sign up at the Kennedy info desk. First place winner receives a gold medal. Snacks will be provided after the race!

Trip to Provincetown

Trolley trip, beaches, shopping, galleries, local food, & lots of fun! Sign up at Kennedy Info Desk.

Sunday, September 29

2019 Haystack Alumni & Friends Retreat

WE ARE SOLD OUT! Please email alumni@massart.edu to get on the waiting list (specify your preferred accommodation type) So, what is the Haystack Alumni &...

Haystack 2019

MassArt's 40th annual interdisciplinary Residency. Spend 5 days using an ocean forest landscape as a nature studio.

Breast Cancer Walk

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk Fundraiser Meet at 8am in Kennedy Lobby. Sign up at Info Desk by Friday, September 27

Monday, September 30

Haystack 2019

MassArt's 40th annual interdisciplinary Residency. Spend 5 days using an ocean forest landscape as a nature studio.

Paint! Night with sparc! the ArtMobile

Welcome to the Autumn 2019 Paint Night series. Come paint along with Larry Pierce as he shares his artistic techniques and process. Art supplies provided...

First Six Weeks Orientation: Student Engagement at MassArt

This session will review the many different ways you can become engaged outside of the classroom/studio from on-campus jobs to attending campus events to...

Tuesday, October 1

Haystack 2019

MassArt's 40th annual interdisciplinary Residency. Spend 5 days using an ocean forest landscape as a nature studio.

Study Abroad Fair

Stop by to learn about all the study abroad options including 2-week travel courses, semester-long courses and summer experiences. See you there!

Fall 2019 Photo Lecture Series: Sebastian Smee

The MassArt Photography Department proudly presents visiting speaker Sebastian Smee as a part of the Fall 2019 Photography Lecture Series. Sebastian Smee...

MassArt Ciné Culture: Ute Aurand

Please join MassArt's Department of Film and Video for the next installment the Fall 2019 MassArt Ciné Culture (MACC) screening series: selections of 16mm...

Wednesday, October 2

Haystack 2019

MassArt's 40th annual interdisciplinary Residency. Spend 5 days using an ocean forest landscape as a nature studio.

Open Drawing

Open drawing with a live model. All are welcome! Presented by the MassArt Illustration Department.

Thursday, October 3

Haystack 2019

MassArt's 40th annual interdisciplinary Residency. Spend 5 days using an ocean forest landscape as a nature studio.

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Opening Reception: Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Black Maria Film Festival Screening

The Animation Department welcomes the 38th Annual Thomas Edison Black Maria Film Festival Tour to MassArt The films that become the centerpiece of the Black...

Faith in Design Lecture Series: Heidi Lee

The Well at Massart, Massart's Intervarsity Chapter, is pleased to welcome Heidi Lee as the first speaker of their Fall '19Faitn in Design Lecture...

Friday, October 4

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Saturday, October 5

MAC Apple Picking

Includes hayride, farm animals, maze, cider, donuts, and apples at Honey Pot Hill Orchards!

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Sunday, October 6

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Monday, October 7

MAC Youth on Fire Clothing Drive

The Youth on Fire center, created for displaced LGBTQ+ youth, is accepting donations in the Kennedy Lobby during this time.

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

CyberConnect2 Presentation

Future game creators and enthusiasts! Join Vice President Taiichiro Miyazaki as he provides insights to the game development scene in Japan, and the...

First Six Weeks Orientation: Bystander Training

Learn what it means to be an active bystander and how you can support your fellow students.

Tuesday, October 8

MAC Youth on Fire Clothing Drive

The Youth on Fire center, created for displaced LGBTQ+ youth, is accepting donations in the Kennedy Lobby during this time.

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Prague and the Czech Republic Travel Course Info Session

For two weeks, MassArt students will be immersed in the history and traditions of art, architecture and especially glass making in the area of the Czech...

Fall 2019 Photo Lecture Series: Jess T. Dugan

Continuing the Fall 2019 Photography Lecture Series the MassArt Photography Department is pleased to welcome Jess T. Dugan. Jess T. Dugan is an artist...

An Invisible History: Trailblazing Women of Animation with Mindy Johnson

Please join the Animation Department for a presentation by award-winning author, historian, filmmaker and preeminent expert on women in early animation,...

Wednesday, October 9

MAC Youth on Fire Clothing Drive

The Youth on Fire center, created for displaced LGBTQ+ youth, is accepting donations in the Kennedy Lobby during this time.

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Open Drawing

Open drawing with a live model. All are welcome! Presented by the MassArt Illustration Department.

Thursday, October 10

MAC Youth on Fire Clothing Drive

The Youth on Fire center, created for displaced LGBTQ+ youth, is accepting donations in the Kennedy Lobby during this time.

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Italy Travel Course Info Session

Start in Turin Italty, travel to Bologna, Florence, and make your own shoes in a former convent on a hilltop in Tuscany! Learn the design processes of...

Friday, October 11

MAC Youth on Fire Clothing Drive

The Youth on Fire center, created for displaced LGBTQ+ youth, is accepting donations in the Kennedy Lobby during this time.

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Prague and the Czech Republic Travel Course Info Session

For two weeks, MassArt students will be immersed in the history and traditions of art, architecture and especially glass making in the area of the Czech...

MAC National Coming Out Day

Come celebrate! Enjoy a photobooth, food, and free stuff.

Saturday, October 12

MAC NYC Trip

In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, experience museums, galleries, shopping opportunities, and more!

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Sunday, October 13

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Monday, October 14

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Tuesday, October 15

Application Deadline: Spring 2020 Faculty-Led Travel Courses

APPLY for the Spring 2020 Faculty-Led Travel Courses in Charleston (USA), China, Czech Republic, and Italy! Application deadline is October 15, 2019....

Proposal Deadline: 2020/21 Faculty-Led Travel Courses

Faculty are welcome to submit a concept proposal for a travel course to be offered in 2020/21. This is an opportunity to share your knowledge of another...

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Drawing After Hours

Open Drawing session open to All! Especially geared towards First Year students, Visiting Lecturer Ed Monovich of Studio Foundation will be guiding attendees...

Wednesday, October 16

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

2D/3D Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Leslie Smith III

The Departments of 2D Fine Arts and Graduate Programs are proud to welcome the next speaker for the Fall 2019 Visiting Artist Lecture Series: Leslie Smith...

Library Talk - Prof. James Mason, "The Black and White of Fashion"

Please join us at the MassArt library to hear Prof. James Mason talk about "The Black and White of Fashion: Why are so few Black Models on the Catwalk of...

Open Drawing

Open drawing with a live model. All are welcome! Presented by the MassArt Illustration Department.

Thursday, October 17

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

Communication Design Lecture Series: Megan Fletcher

The MassArt Communication Design Department presents the lunchtime lecture series. In the spirit of the public and inclusive mission of MassArt, the series...

Drawing After Hours

Open Drawing session open to All! Especially geared towards First Year students, Visiting Lecturer Ed Monovich of Studio Foundation will be guiding attendees...

First Six Weeks Orientation: Spring Class Registration Overview

This session will teach you about how to register for your spring classes using Self-Service.

MAC LGBTQ + POC Open Mic

A safe space for folks to express their truth.

Friday, October 18

Paintings, Prints, and Passion: Donald C. Kelley

Donald C. Kelley was a loyal supporter of MassArt. Kelley began his studies at the Museum School of Fine Arts where he majored in painting. After serving in...

MAC Volunteer Opportunities Fair

Find out about volunteer opportunities around Boston.

September 19 - October 18, 2019