The meeting included a visit to the new Art of the Americas Wing at the Museum of Fine Arts. The new wing, which includes 53 brand-new galleries, takes a global perspective on Art of the Americas, showcasing art produced in North, Central, and South America.
The day began at the William Morris Hunt Memorial Library.
Chapter business meeting
Meet and greet at the William Morris Hunt Memorial Library, the main library for the Museum of Fine Arts.
Round table: “What’s new at your library?”
Tour of the MFA Library with Deborah Barlow Smedstad, Head Librarian.
Lunch in the area
Afternoon group tour option:
- Art of the Americas Wing at the Museum of Fine Arts.
Afternoon on your own in the Fenway:
- Museum of Fine Arts
- School of the Museum of Fine Arts exhibitions, 230 The Fenway.
- William Kentridge: Ambivalent Affinities exhibition at the Mass College of Art and Design Bakalar Gallery, 621 Huntington Ave.
- Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, 280 The Fenway.
Optional evening event:
Meet up later for drinks with colleagues and a visit to the SOWA first Fridays open studios at 450 Harrison Ave.