Gardner After Hours: Wanderlust
July 19, 2012
Spend a summer evening at the Gardner and escape the city heat. Explore the galleries--be a world traveler here in Boston.
Live Music | 6pm-9pm
Accordion player Peter Bufano, founder of the group Cirkestra, will perform on the first floor of the new wing.
Sketching in the Galleries | 6pm-9pm
Join us for a whimsical, collaborative drawing game in the Tapestry Room.
Studio Art Making | 7pm-9pm
Terrariums! Take the magic of the Gardner Museum courtyard home with you in a miniature terrarium. Plants, containers, materials and instruction will be provided.
Gallery Conversations | 6:30pm-8:30pm
Learn how Isabella Stewart Gardner’s wanderlust and adventurous travels influenced her collection and the architecture of the historic palace.
Out of the Archives | 6:30pm-8:30pm
Join Museum staff for a rare opportunity to see one of Isabella Gardner’s travel journals, and an illustrated conversation about her journeys through Japan, China, Cambodia, Java, Burma and India in 1883 and 1884.