DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum

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51 Sandy Pond Rd., Lincoln, MA 01773

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Just 20 miles west of Boston, deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum is dedicated to fostering the creation and exploration of contemporary sculpture and art through a dynamic slate of rotating exhibitions, innovative learning opportunities, a constantly changing 30-acre landscape of large-scale, outdoor, modern and contemporary sculpture, and site-specific installations.

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  • Ian Hamilton Finlay: Arcadian Revolutionary and Avant Gardener

    This ambitious survey exhibition of the work of the internationally renowned Scottish artist, poet, and garden designer Ian Hamilton Finlay...

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    Fri, May 16 - Mon, Oct 13, 2014

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  • Lesley Dill

    A 20-year survey of work by the American artist, the exhibition Lesley Dill features oil pastel drawings, a large-scale metal...

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    Fri, May 16 - Mon, Oct 13, 2014

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  • PLATFORM 13: Roberley Bell, The Shape of the Afternoon

    Bell's work questions the natural in daily life by placing the copied, altered, and designed flora of the built landscape...

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    Fri, May 16 - Mon, Oct 6, 2014

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  • PLATFORM 14: Alix Pearlstein, The Park

    PLATFORM 14: Alix Pearlstein, The Park features the New-York based artist's newest major work, a three-channel video conceived for and filmed...

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    Fri, May 16 - Mon, Oct 13, 2014

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  • Art, Nature, and Poetry Celebration

    Celebrate poetry in art and nature through the summer exhibitions and the Sculpture Park! Tour the exhibitions, meet local poets,...

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    Sat, Jul 26, 2014

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  • Poetic Ceramics Workshop

    This evening workshop led by exhibiting artist Bruce Barry is inspired by works on view in Ian Hamilton Finlay and...

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    Thu, Jul 31, 2014

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  • Build It and Be It

    Join Ramshackle Enterprises in constructing cardboard castles and costumes, then become part of a performance parade. Bring your imagination! Drop...

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    Sat, Aug 9, 2014

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  • What's New in the Park?

    Check out the newest additions to the Sculpture Park during an outdoor walking adventure with Chief Curator Jennifer Gross. FREE...

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    Wed, Aug 13, 2014

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  • Poetics of Wine

    Explore the complex nature of wine through its vocabulary! Ever wonder what earthy or austere wine tastes like, or what...

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    Thu, Aug 14, 2014

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  • Conversation with a Curator

    Koch Curatorial Fellow Samantha Cataldo discusses PLATFORM 13: Roberley Bell. Free with admission or Membership.

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    Sun, Aug 24, 2014

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  • Conversation with a Curator

    Curator Dina Deitsch discusses PLATFORM 14: Alix Pearlstein, The Park. Free with admission or Membership.

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    Wed, Aug 27, 2014

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  • ARTfull Play: Summer 2014

    Wednesdays, September 10 and 24, 10:30 am-11:30 am Fill your day with art and play through experiences outdoors in the 30-acre Sculpture Park...

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    Wed, Sep 10 - Wed, Sep 24, 2014

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  • Conversation with a Curator

    Chief Curator Jennifer Gross discusses 'Ian Hamilton Finlay: Arcadian Revolutionary and Avant Gardener' Free with admission or Membership.

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    Wed, Sep 10, 2014

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  • ARTfull Explorations: Summer 2014

    Fill your weekend with art and family through group explorations of Sculpture Park installations, Museum galleries, and engagements with materials...

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    Sun, Sep 14, 2014

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  • Poet in the Park

    Cole Swensen (National Poetry Series winner) reads her poetry in response to Ian Hamilton Finlay and Lesley Dill exhibitions. Free...

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    Wed, Sep 17, 2014

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  • Meet the Artist: Alix Pearlstein

    Join artist Alix Pearlstein and actor and playwright Masha Obolensky, featured in PLATFORM 14: Alix Pearlstein, The Park, for a discussion...

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    Sat, Sep 27, 2014

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  • Poet in the Park

    Charles Simic (Pulitzer Prize winner and US Poet Laureate) reads his poetry in response to Ian Hamilton Finlay and Lesley...

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    Thu, Oct 2, 2014

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  • Hear from a scholar

    Acclaimed landscape historian John Dixon Hunt, Professor Emeritus of landscape architecture at the University of Pennsylvania, lectures on the attack...

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    Wed, Oct 8, 2014

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  • Amenities: Accessible Facilities

Discovering deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum

Among all the great museums spread across Massachusetts, deCordova is a special one. Located just 20...

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