Sat & Sun
Saturday May 6th 2023
Art and Architecture Tour
MIT Campus Art and Architecture Tour
Presented by MIT List Visual Arts Center
Join MIT List Visual Arts Center on a public art tour showcasing art and architecture highlights across campus. View architecture highlights with accompanying artworks on this tour of the List Center’s public art collection of renowned contemporary artists featuring I.M. Pei, Sol LeWitt, Frank Gehry, and newly installed works by Alicja Kwade, Agnieszka Kurant and more. MIT’s Percent-for-Art Program, administered by the List Visual Arts Center, now allocates up to $500,000 to commission art for each new major renovation or campus construction project. Read more...
12:45 PM - 2:00 PM
Celebrate Public Art!
Presented by Friends of Armenian Heritage Park
at the Armenian Heritage Park, Rose Kennedy Greenway, Atlantic Ave & Mercantile St, Boston, MA 02110
CELEBRATE PUBLIC ART! opens with all participating in World Labyrinth Day: Walk as One at 1pm In Peace & Harmony, joining all ages in cities and towns in countries worldwide followed by the Reception to Celebrate the 2023 Reconfiguration of the Abstract Sculpture, its new sculptural shape. Armenian Heritage Park Boston (ArmenianHeritagePark.org), graces public space with a design and key features that tell the story of the immigrant experience, welcoming all common together on common ground. Friends of Armenian Heritage Park offers a series of programs in collaboration with civic, art and community organizations, engaging all building community and common ground. RSVP hello@ArmenianHeritagePark.org
Sponsored by F.H. Perry Builder
Sunday May 7th 2023
SoWa Open Market
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sowa Open Market
550 Harrison Avenue, Boston MA 02118
No RSVP Required – Open to the Public
Open Market: Join us at the first Open Market of the season and shop from the region's best farms, food producers, artists, crafters, and makers. Food and beverage trucks on-site; all ages welcome.
Introducing JW Reilly-Boston
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Boston Design Week Finale!
Introducing JW Reilly-Boston
Presented by JW Reilly-Boston
at The Harvard Club of Boston
374 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215
FREE- RSVP Required
A Design Event with Presentation and Artist Reception - You are cordially invited to this special, one-of-a-kind event and reception. Meet our artisans in person as they produce unique sterling silver medallions and shoe buckles. Watch as our artists create paintings en plein air and mingle with our fashion model as she wears our collection of haute couture. We are pleased to introduce to you the collections of JW Reilly-Boston. Please join us and share our appreciation of handcrafted sterling silver, the discipline and dedication to creating beautiful paintings and the sophistication of timeless fashion at this elegant event. Read more...
Beyond Design Week
SORRY - SOLD OUT!
THIURSDAY MAY 11 - 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Fashion & Design Cocktail Party
with Special Guest Yolanda Cellucci
Presented by Peabody Essex Museum,
161 Essex St, Salem, MA 01970
$20 FOR MUSEUM MEMBERS $25 FOR NON-MEMBERS
Celebrate the reopening of PEM’s Fashion & Design gallery with our newest fashion donor and special guest! In March, PEM unveiled more than 100 fresh works from the museum’s global fashion and textile collection, including nearly 40 recent acquisitions that spotlight the vibrant and flamboyant collection of Boston-based entrepreneur and doyenne of fashion Yolanda Cellucci. This reception will feature sweet and savory bites and specialty cocktails, along with live music. Read more...