Tuesday, Feb. 5, 11:30 a.m.
Artist Zsuzsanna Szegedi speaks at Montserrat College of Art, 23 Essex St., Beverly, Massachusetts. Free.
Thursday, Feb. 7, 5:30 p.m.
Artist Amalia Pica speaks with MIT List Visual Arts Center curator João Ribas at MIT’s Bartos Theatre, 20 Ames St., Cambridge, Mass. Free.
Thursday, Feb. 7, 4 to 7 p.m.
Fitchburg Art Museum, 25 Merriam Parkway, Fitchburg, Massachusetts, holds a free open house to introduce its new director Nick Capasso.
Saturday, Feb. 9, 1 p.m.
Children’s book authors authors Jarrett J. Krosoczka and Jef Czekaj team up for “a performance that combines punk music, drawing and rapping into one epic book reading” at the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, 125 West Bay Road, Amherst, Massachusetts.
Sunday, Feb. 10, 1 p.m.
Mac Barnett and Jon Klassen, creators of the book “Extra Yarn,” talk at the Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art, 125 West Bay Road, Amherst, Massachusetts.
Sunday, Feb. 10, 3 p.m.
Artist Deborah Bright speaks at the Institute of Contemporary Art, 100 Northern Ave., Boston.
Monday, Feb. 11, 6 p.m.
“The Artists Loop Review” meets with Marina Darlow, founder of Vision Framework, to talk about “organization skills for artists and non-artists” at Rochambeau Library, 708 Hope St., Providence. Free.
Monday, Feb. 11, 6:30 p.m.
Joe Gallo, author of “Boston Bronze & Stone Speak to Us,” a guide to the city’s public art, speaks at Boston’s Adams Street Library.
Thursday, Feb. 12, 11:30 a.m.
Artist Justin Durrand speaks at Montserrat College of Art, 23 Essex St., Beverly, Massachusetts. Free.