Current + Upcoming Exhibitions

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  1. Director Paul Ha, Artist Nayland Blake, and Assistant Curator Selby Nimrod stop by the galleries for a visit and quick DJ set on February 5, Nayland's birthday!

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    While the galleries are closed, stay connected to the List Center with the #MuseumFromHome newsletter. Each week, get fresh insights from curators, exhibiting artists, and other special guests delivered straight to your inbox.

  2. 2019-2020 Annual Report

    The List Center is pleased to publish our 2019-2020 Annual Report.  Over the last year the Center has continued to grow and expand its programming despite the challenges posed by the pandemic.  Learn more about last year’s exhibitions, public events, and our impact on the MIT and local arts community.

  3. Art Across Campus: Public Art and the Permanent Collection at MIT

    This off-site exhibition at MIT’s Stratton Student Center features works on paper by Jennifer Bartlett, Antony Gormley, Dan Graham, Sarah Sze, and Lawrence Weiner, as well as preparatory drawings and sketches by Theodore Roszak and Gary Wiley. Each of these artists  are represented in MIT’s public art collection. 

  4. Joan Jonas: They Come to Us without a Word

    In 2015 Joan Jonas’s They Come to Us without a Word was presented by the MIT List Visual Arts Center in cooperation with the U.S. Department of State at the 56th International Art Exhibition - la Biennale di Venezia. Jonas, a pioneering figure in video and performance art, occupied the entirety of the Pavilion’s five galleries with a new video installation involving drawings and sculptural elements.

XGalleries Re-openingAs of January 11, the List Center Galleries are Open and Free to All. No Reservations Required.Learn more about our visit protocols.