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Visiting Artist Program 

The Visiting Artist Program brings leading voices in the field of contemporary art to SMFA to share their work. Visitors present public artist talks, interact with students through studio visits and seminars, as well as give performances and workshops and participate in symposia in conversation with the SMFA and Tufts community. Recent visitors have included Cecilia Vicuña, Fred Moten, Carolina Caycedo, Sky Hopinka, Carmen Winant, and Kade Twist of Postcommodity, Fred Moten, Sondra Perry; our annual Beckwith lecture with the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston which has included dialogues with Harry Dodge & Amy Sillman and Arthur Jafa & Christina Sharpe; and Bouchra Khalili for the Nagle Artist in Residence at SMFA at Tufts, a new program that brings international artists into the school's graduate community for short- term residencies and a public talk.