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2021
March
29,
2021
| 14:13 PM America/New_York
On May 7, 2021, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will unveil to the public the culmination of two decades of planning, design, and construction: a project by the celebrated architect Frank Gehry that represents a major milestone in the renovation, reor...
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February
25,
2021
| 13:58 PM America/New_York
For artists who live, work, or spend time in our city, Philadelphia is a vibrant place where they can build creative networks that extend across the country and, in some instances, around the world. New Grit: Art & Philly Now will take the pulse of t...
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February
25,
2021
| 13:58 PM America/New_York
On May 7, 2021, when the Philadelphia Museum of Art unveils its new Robert L. McNeil, Jr. Galleries dedicated to American art from 1650 to1850, visitors will enter a succession of generously proportioned spaces to experience the museum’s spectacular ...
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2019
September
18,
2019
| 09:48 AM America/New_York
Philadelphia, PA (September 18, 2019) -- In a gathering attended by Mayor Jim Kenney, Superintendent of the School District of Philadelphia Dr. William Hite, museum officials, and architect Frank Gehry, 28 second graders from the Bache-Martin School ...
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September
18,
2019
| 09:45 AM America/New_York
Among the amenities visitors will discover inside the newly-opened North Entrance of the Philadelphia Museum of Art is a new Main Store, which greets them from the lobby and extends alongside the Vaulted Walkway. Designed by Frank Gehry, it offers an...
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August
07,
2019
| 17:13 PM America/New_York
It Starts Here has attracted $455M toward its ambitious $525M goal, thanks to a collective effort involving 397 donors to date who have contributed gifts of $50K or more. Support has come from across the community, with three donors who have contr...
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2018
July
11,
2018
| 09:30 AM America/New_York
The Philadelphia Museum of Art is pleased to announce Stir, the new restaurant designed by architect Frank Gehry as part of the Museum’s facilities master plan. Stir will be operated by the Philadelphia-based Constellation Culinary Group and will ope...
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2017
March
30,
2017
| 14:22 PM America/New_York
Click here to read the latest updates regarding the Core Project. ...
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March
30,
2017
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Architects and Consultants Gehry Partners, LLP Magnusson Klemencic Associates (Structural) AltieriSeborWieber LLC (Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing) Jensen Hughes, Inc. (Life Safety) Olin Partnership (Landscape Architects) L’Observatoire Inte...
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March
30,
2017
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
“We’ve embarked upon an exciting new chapter, the next phase of our Facilities Master Plan, which we are calling the Core Project.”— Leslie Anne Miller and Timothy Rub ...
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March
30,
2017
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Frank Gehry Biography Raised in Toronto, Canada, Frank Gehry moved with his family to Los Angeles in 1947. Mr. Gehry received his bachelor of architecture degree from the University of Southern California in 1954, served in the US army in 1955,...
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March
30,
2017
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
What is the Facilities Master Plan? The Facilities Master Plan was first envisioned in 2004, when the Museum’s staff and trustees recognized the need to renew and improve the several buildings that housed its collection and to plan for the expansi...
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March
30,
2017
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
The Philadelphia Museum of Art’s internationally renowned collection consists of more than 240,000 objects, spanning 4,000 years. An additional 200,000 items are in the Library and Archives. The Museum is a collection of collections, with 65% of ...
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March
30,
2017
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
The following areas of the Museum will be affected from now until the Core Project is completed in 2020 (dates are subject to change; visit philamuseum.org/ourfuture for current information): Now Open Temporary food services October 2018 No...
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