The Institute offers a diverse array of public programs throughout the academic year. Programs include annual lecture series, special lectures, symposia, and conferences which cover an extensive range of time periods and genres.

All public programs take place at the Institute, at 1 East 78th Street, unless otherwise noted.

Public lectures at the Institute of Fine Arts are made possible by our generous supporters. Please make a gift today to help the IFA continue providing superior public programming for years to come. Click here to make your gift online to theĀ IFA Annual Fund, or find out more information about supporting the Institute.

There are no events scheduled for the summer. Please check this webpage in August for the Fall 2015 events schedule.

The events archive lists all lectures that have taken place at the Institute since 2010. Many of these lectures are viewable online in the video archive.

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