The Met: Live in HD

On sale now!
The Met: Live in HD is the Metropolitan Opera’s Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series of live performances transmitted to theaters in seventy countries around the world. Tickets for the 2019-20 season are on sale now! 

Visit the Permanent Collection!

Take a stroll through our permanent collection galleries and visit old favorites—like John Singer Sargent's Fumée d'ambre gris (Smoke of Ambergris)—or make new discoveries. From American and European paintings to sculpture and decorative arts, there's plenty to see!

Try our Multimedia Guide!

Connect more deeply with art using a multimedia guide, available at the admission desk ($5/$3 members). Or, download the Clark's mobile app onto your smartphone using iTunes or Google Play™.

Renoir: The Body,
The Senses

Closing September 22
In recognition of the centenary of Renoir’s death, the Clark and the Kimbell Art Museum present Renoir: The Body, The Senses. Visit the exhibition that has the critics raving.  The Wall Street Journal proclaims it as “a hedonist’s dreamland” and a “must-see.” The Art Newspaper says the show is “bracing and beautiful,” while the Boston Globe hails it as “a deep dive into the master Impressionist’s favorite subject. And the Washington Post says it’s “wonderful.” Find out more here

Ida O’Keeffe: Escaping Georgia’s Shadow

On view through October 14
Ida Ten Eyck O’Keeffe was a talented American modernist, whose paintings and prints explore realism and abstraction in the service of a distinctive artistic style. On view at the Clark July 4–October 14, 2019, Ida O’Keeffe: Escaping Georgia’s Shadow assesses Ida’s work and life, as well as the sibling rivalry between Ida and her well-known sister, Georgia O'Keeffe. Read the full press release

Art's Biggest Stage: Collecting the Venice Biennale, 2007-2019

On view through October 14
The Venice Biennale is a cross-continental survey of contemporary art and the social issues it engages. Since 2007, the Clark's library has built an unparalleled collection of materials produced for the event. Art's Biggest Stage introduces the Venice Biennale by showcasing the Clark's growing archive and exploring the questions of nationhood, identity, and spectacle. 

Basic Black

Tuesday, Sept. 17, 5:30 pm
Beinecke Fellow Jared Sexton presents the free lecture, “Basic Black.” What would happen, what would be enabled if we re-imagined and re-envisioned all color and all colors as blackness in the most expansive sense? Jared Sexton teaches African American studies and film and media studies at the University of California, Irvine.

On Renoir

Saturday, Sept. 21, 2 pm
In conjunction with Renoir: The Body, The Senses, contemporary artist Lisa Yuskavage and curator Alison de Lima Greene discuss the impact of Pierre-Auguste Renoir’s paintings on the history of art and why Renoir matters today.

Meet Me at the Clark

Monday, Sept. 23, 2 pm
Meet Me at the Clark is a free community education program designed for people living with Alzheimer’s disease (and other dementias) and their care partners. Please call the Education Coordinator at 413 458 0563 to register.

What's Happening at the Clark

July – September 2019
Learn about upcoming exhibitions, lectures, family events and more! Download a PDF of our calendar of events.