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Gallery Talk: Future Minded: New Works in the Collection

A dark-skinned man wearing a red tassel earring stares out at the viewer.
Toyin Ojih Odutola, American, Nanban, 2020. Colored pencil, graphite, and ink on Dura-Lar. Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Margaret Fisher Fund, 2021.4. © Toyin Ojih Odutola. Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York.

Gallery Talk

Harvard Art Museums
32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA

This event does not require registration; see further details below.

Join chief curator Soyoung Lee for a closer look at artworks in the exhibition Future Minded: New Works in the Collection (March 1–July 21, 2024). Lee will share insights into a group of recently acquired drawings by the artist Toyin Ojih Odutola.

Future Minded highlights a selection of works acquired in recent years that exemplify the Harvard Art Museums’ collecting vision and strategies. Nearly all are on display for the first time.

Led by:
Soyoung Lee, Landon and Lavinia Clay Chief Curator

Please check in with museum staff at the Visitor Services desk in the Calderwood Courtyard to request to join the tour. Tours are limited to 18 people and are available on a first-come, first-served basis; no registration is required.

The Harvard Art Museums are now offering free admission every day, Tuesday through Sunday. Please see the museum visit page to learn about our general policies for visiting the museums.

Funding for Future Minded: New Works in the Collection is provided by the Melvin R. Seiden and Janine Luke Fund for Publications and Exhibitions. Related programming is supported by the M. Victor Leventritt Lecture Series Endowment Fund. Modern and contemporary art programs at the Harvard Art Museums are made possible in part by generous support from the Emily Rauh Pulitzer and Joseph Pulitzer, Jr., Fund for Modern and Contemporary Art. Acquisition of each work in our collection is made possible thanks to our supporters, past and present.

The Harvard Art Museums are committed to accessibility for all visitors. For anyone requiring accessibility accommodations for our programs, please contact us at at least 48 hours in advance.