Please join us for our upcoming events:
Friends of the Addison Event:
Harlem: In Situ Preview
Friends of the Addison are invited to tour
Harlem: In Situ with Curator Stephanie Sparling Williams before the public opening. A reception will follow. For reservations or to join
Friends of the Addison, please contact Anna Gesing at 978.749.4023 or
By reservation: Friday, March 29, 6:00 pm
Harlem Meditations: Between Place and Memory
Playwright, poet, and cultural advocate Hallie Hobson will present selected readings by celebrated authors and her own works inspired by her neighborhood and
Harlem: In Situ.
Wednesday, April 3, 7:00 pm
Opening Reception for the Spring Exhibitions
Join us in celebrating the opening of our new shows. Enjoy great company, refreshments, and the best of American art!
Friday, April 12, 7:00–9:00 pm
Gallery Tour of
Harlem: In Situ with Curator Stephanie Sparling Williams.
Wednesday, April 17, 7:00 pm
African American Modernism: The Harlem Renaissance and Its Aesthetic Aftermath
In conjunction with Harlem: In Situ, Reiland Rabaka, Professor of African, African American, and Caribbean Studies at the University of Colorado, Boulder, will discuss the cultural legacy of the Harlem Renaissance. This program will take place in Kemper Auditorium.
Wednesday, May 1, 7:00 pm
Gallery Tours of In and Out of Place
Join Curator Gordon Wilkins for a tour and discussion of the works and themes presented in the exhibition. Organized with Andover’s Memorial Hall Library, these tours are free, but space is limited. Please register online or call 978.623.8430.
Wednesday, May 8, 7:00 pm
Thursday, June 13, 11:00 am
Thursday, July 25, 11:00 am *JUST ADDED*
In Dialogue: Sherrill Roland
Join the artist, whose work is included in Harlem: In Situ, for a conversation about his performance series The Jumpsuit Project. This program will take place in Kemper Auditorium (please note new location).
Tuesday, May 14, 7:00 pm
Artist Talk: John Goodman
The photographer will discuss the recently rediscovered works on view in John Goodman: not recent color.
Sunday, May 19, 2:00 pm
All Addison programs are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.