Saturday April 6
Today's Featured Events:
8:30am - 5:30pm
STUDENT TICKETS SOLD OUT - PUBLIC TICKETS STILL AVAILABLE
SCOUT- Northeastern’s Student-Led Design Studio
805 Columbus Avenue, Boston, MA 02118
Interventions is the second annual day-long design conference put on by Northeastern's student-led design studio, Scout. We work to foster the creative community on campus and through Interventions, start a dialogue centered around student-led design in Boston. 2019’s theme, Interventions: Narrative, brings together designers and creative thinkers to explore how we create, own, and maintain narratives in our work that have inevitable effects on society. Read More...
11:00am - 3:00pm
Designed by Nature Drop-In Art Making
Peabody Essex Museum
at the Art & Nature Center Create Space Studios
161 Essex Street, Salem, MA 01970
Get inspiration from the Lily Impeller found in our special exhibition “Wild Designs”, which features works by artists and other creatives who are looking to nature and living systems for new ideas and creative solutions to human problems. Notice the many possibilities of the spiral while creating both a 3D origami pinecone sculpture and a veggie print. Consider where else in nature you might see spirals. Read more...
Designed by Nature
Docent Led Tour
Trinity Church in the City of Boston
206 Clarendon Street, Boston, MA 02116
Trinity Church Boston is designated as "one of the ten most important buildings in America" by the American Institute of Architects. More than 70,000 visitors tour this National Historic Landmark building each year. A one-hour docent led tour of the church interior will be offered. Check the church website for hours and admission prices. Sponsored by F.H. Perry Builder. Read more...
Art + Architecture Tour
12:00pm - 4:00pm - Multiple Tour Times!
Tours of the Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site
Frederick Law Olmsted National Historic Site
99 Warren Street, Brookline, MA 02445
In 1883, Frederick Law Olmsted established the first full-scale office for the practice of landscape architecture in Brookline. In 1980, the firm closed when the site became a unit of the National Park Service. Olmsted’s firms left a portfolio of 6000+ projects in 47 states and Canada - from expansive public parks to private gardens. Come visit and tour the studios where some of America’s most beloved spaces were created and designed. Check the website for hours and additional information. Read more...
Frederick Law Olmsted
National Historic Site
2:00pm - 3:30pm
Tour of the Fine Art Treasures of
the New England Historical Genealogical Society
New England Historical Genealogical Society
99 Newbury Street, Boston, MA 02116
On Newbury Street in the Back Bay is one of Boston best-kept secrets: the Fine Art Collection of the New England Historic Genealogical Society. Spanning eight floors and four centuries, this unique and little-known collection encompasses all mediums: portraits, statues, family trees, rare books, furniture, and icons of American history. You can see the highlights of this special collection during a tour with NEHGS Fine Art Curator Curt DiCamillo. Space is limited. Read more...