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2021
September
22,
2021
| 16:05 PM America/New_York
Jasper Johns: Mind/MirrorSeptember 29, 2021–February 13, 2022View PDF of Press Release  | View Exhibition Fact Sheet (PDF)NEW YORK and PHILADELPHIA—The most comprehensive retrospective to date of the work of Jasper Johns, organized by the Philadelphi...
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September
13,
2021
| 16:27 PM America/New_York
Philadelphia, PA (September 13, 2021)—The Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Czech Republic’s National Heritage Institute jointly announced today an agreement whereby an important Italian pageant shield with decoration attributed to Girolamo di Tomma...
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August
23,
2021
| 11:05 AM America/New_York
Richard Benson: The World Is Smarter Than You AreOctober 3, 2021–January 23, 2022Field Galleries and Honickman Galleries 154–157Press View: October 7, 2021In October, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will present an exhibition dedicated to the late Ric...
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August
11,
2021
| 09:51 AM America/New_York
Emma Amos: Color OdysseyOctober 11, 2021–January 17, 2022 Morgan Galleries and Jane and Leonard Korman Galleries 150–153 In October, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will present the first major retrospective exhibition of the work of Emma Amos. As a m...
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July
30,
2021
| 11:36 AM America/New_York
Philadelphia, PA (July 30, 2021)—Timothy Rub, the George D. Widener Director and Chief Executive Officer, announced today that he plans to retire in early 2022 after thirteen years of service at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Rub, who will turn 70 i...
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July
23,
2021
| 15:14 PM America/New_York
The Philadelphia Museum of Art has taken a cautionary measure to cancel this daytime activity and evening performance event in light of the City of Philadelphia's revised health guidelines relating to the spread of the COVID-19 Delta variant. The ...
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July
20,
2021
| 15:28 PM America/New_York
SeascapesOpening August 26, 2021Gallery 256Inspired by the marine paintings by Édouard Manet as well as by seascapes by Gustave Courbet and Eugène Boudin in the collection, this small installation of works on paper explores the role the sea has playe...
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June
28,
2021
| 17:07 PM America/New_York
Philadelphia, PA (June 28, 2021)—The Philadelphia Museum of Art announced today the appointment of Alphonso Atkins Jr. as the Miller Worley Deputy Director for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Access (DEIA), effective August 16, 2021. In this newly e...
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June
23,
2021
| 12:14 PM America/New_York
Beginning Friday, June 25, kids and their grown-ups can once again experience a variety of creative and engaging art activities on-site at the museum as well as online. Art Kids offers families more ways to connect and experience art together than ev...
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June
17,
2021
| 18:32 PM America/New_York
Constellation Culinary Group, the Philadelphia Museum of Art’s exclusive food and beverage partner, has embraced the museum’s commitment to Philadelphia-based art and makers with new food and beverage options beginning on June 18, when the museum’s C...
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June
08,
2021
| 15:00 PM America/New_York
Philadelphia, PA (June 8, 2021)— The Philadelphia Museum of art announced today that it will display in its American galleries The Arch of Nero, a masterpiece by the great 19th-century American landscape painter Thomas Cole (1801–1848), as a long-ter...
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May
06,
2021
| 12:11 PM America/New_York
View our Digital Press Preview held on May, 7, 2021. A high definition version of this recording is available upon request.On May 7, 2021, the Philadelphia Museum of Art unveils to the public the culmination of two decades of planning, design, and co...
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April
30,
2021
| 09:52 AM America/New_York
Philadelphia, PA (April 30, 2021) — In honor of National Hospital Week, the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, the Barnes Foundation, Eastern State Penitentiary, the Franklin Institute, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA),...
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April
09,
2021
| 15:56 PM America/New_York
The Philadelphia Museum of Art will be the only East Coast venue for a major traveling exhibition devoted to Senga Nengudi, a leading figure of the 1970s Black American avant-garde and a pioneering artist of our time. Marked by her innovative use of ...
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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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January
04,
2021
| 10:43 AM America/New_York
Philadelphia, PA (January 4, 2021)—Following the recent temporary closures mandated by state and city officials to limit the spread of COVID-19, in effect since November 20, 2020, the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, the Barnes Found...
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2020
December
08,
2020
| 12:44 PM America/New_York
The Philadelphia Museum of Art is pleased to publish American Furniture 1650–1840: Highlights from the Philadelphia Museum of Art, co-published and distributed by Yale University Press. It is the first publication dedicated to one of the finest colle...
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December
03,
2020
| 15:24 PM America/New_York
LOS ANGELES and PHILADELPHIA— The Getty Research Institute and the Philadelphia Museum of Art are pleased to announce a two-part virtual event exploring the display of one of the most important private collections in the United States of avant-garde ...
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November
17,
2020
| 14:15 PM America/New_York
Philadelphia, PA (November 17, 2020)—For the safety of our staff, visitors, members, and volunteers, and in accordance with new restrictions announced yesterday by city government and health officials, the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Univer...
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August
10,
2020
| 09:30 AM America/New_York
The Philadelphia Museum of Art announced today that it will reopen to the public on Sunday, September 6, 2020, following a nearly six-month closure that was necessitated by the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Rodin Museum, previously anticipated ...
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August
10,
2020
| 09:29 AM America/New_York
New Galleries of American ArtOpening May 7, 2021Robert L. McNeil, Jr. GalleriesA major re-installation devoted to the presentation of the museum’s extensive holdings of American Art spanning 1650 through 1840 will inaugurate the museum’s new 10,000 s...
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July
15,
2020
| 10:25 AM America/New_York
The Philadelphia Museum of Art has teamed up with Princeton Architectural Press, the leading publisher of books on architecture, design, and visual culture, to develop two new children’s books. Drawing on the museum’s world-class collections and memb...
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July
15,
2020
| 10:22 AM America/New_York
The Philadelphia Museum of Art is pleased to publish Arms and Armor: Highlights from the Philadelphia Museum of Art, distributed by Yale University Press. The volume provides a scholarly assessment of the museum’s internationally renowned holdings of...
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July
01,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
PHILADELPHIA (Wednesday, July 1, 2020) — Art and culture is beginning to reopen in Philadelphia. Following a closure of over three months to protect against the spread of COVID-19, the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, the Barnes Foun...
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June
17,
2020
| 10:06 AM America/New_York
Internationally acclaimed sculptor Giuseppe Penone (born, Italy, 1947) has made two extraordinary gifts of works on paper and artist books—created throughout a remarkable five-decade career and documenting its many important phases—one each to the Ph...
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March
25,
2020
| 11:44 AM America/New_York
Our highest priority is the safety of our visitors, staff, volunteers, and collaborators. In order to protect them and to support the nationwide effort to contain the spread of COVID-19, the Philadelphia Museum of Art is closed until further notice.A...
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March
13,
2020
| 18:53 PM America/New_York
The safety of our visitors, members, staff, and volunteers is paramount. In a proactive measure to protect against the spread of COVID-19, The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, the Barnes Foundation, The Franklin Institute, and the Ph...
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March
12,
2020
| 11:52 AM America/New_York
Through October 10, 2021This spring, the Philadelphia Museum of Art is presenting Fault Lines: Contemporary Abstraction by Artists from South Asia, an exhibition that features the work of Tanya Goel, Sheela Gowda, Priya Ravish Mehra, Prabhavathi Mepp...
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