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2022
May
09,
2022
| 15:13 PM America/New_York
On Friday, June 24, the museum kicks off the summerlong Art Kids, a lively series of family programs offering unique hands-on art activities in the comfortable, playful, air-conditioned, and imaginative setting of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. With...
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April
28,
2022
| 12:55 PM America/New_York
The Philadelphia Museum of Art will present a new multichannel video installation by Martine Syms, the Los Angeles–based artist best known for her interdisciplinary work that straddles the mediums of film, performance, installation, and publishing. N...
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April
13,
2022
| 12:55 PM America/New_York
The Philadelphia Museum of Art, in collaboration with the Musée de l’Orangerie in Paris and the Musée Matisse Nice, will present the first exhibition ever dedicated to the pivotal decade of the 1930s in the art of Henri Matisse (1869–1954), one of th...
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April
06,
2022
| 18:55 PM America/New_York
Sean Scully: The Shape of IdeasApril 11–July 31, 2022Press Preview: April 7, 2022Dorrance Special Exhibition Galleries, and Korman Galleries (221–224)This comprehensive fifty-year survey exhibition features the artist’s most significant works from th...
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February
28,
2022
| 09:21 AM America/New_York
On Saturday, March 26, the Young Friends of the Philadelphia Museum of Art will host Art-ish, an evening of live performances with some of Philadelphia’s most exciting emerging artists, musicians, and performers, including Beano French and Seraiah Ni...
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January
28,
2022
| 12:51 PM America/New_York
Elegy: Lament in the 20th CenturyFebruary 12–July 24, 2022Press Preview: February 11, 2022Waiting for Tear GasMarch 12–July 17, 2022Pictures in PicturesMarch 12–July 17, 2022The Philadelphia Museum of Art will present three exhibitions in the coming ...
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January
24,
2022
| 12:39 PM America/New_York
On January 24, 2022, a new digital portal—the first of its kind—will provide online access to an unprecedented aggregation of resources relating to the life and work of Marcel Duchamp (1887–1968)duchamparchives.org...
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January
19,
2022
| 13:59 PM America/New_York
On Friday, February 4, the Rodin Museum is reopening with a new installation that focuses on Auguste Rodin’s expressive sculptures of hands. The focused grouping brings together fifteen bronzes and plasters, including works that are rare or unique to...
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January
12,
2022
| 11:51 AM America/New_York
 Sean Scully: The Shape of IdeasApril 11–July 31, 2022Dorrance Special Exhibition GalleriesPress Preview: April 7, 2022The Philadelphia Museum of Art presents a major survey of Irish-born American artist Sean Scully, featuring paintings and works on ...
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2021
December
21,
2021
| 16:14 PM America/New_York
On Wednesday, December 29, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will host a special free day for students, caregivers, and staff of the Philadelphia School District community. Visitors can enjoy collaborative art-making projects, self-guided tours in the g...
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December
16,
2021
| 12:08 PM America/New_York
PHILADELPHIA, PA—In January, as the landmark retrospective Jasper Johns: Mind/Mirror enters its final weeks, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will present two weekends of performances that underscore the artist’s deep and abiding artistic connections t...
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November
15,
2021
| 15:22 PM America/New_York
Waiting for Tear GasMarch 12–July 17, 2022 Lynne and Harold Honickman Galleries (156,157) Allan Sekula’s Waiting for Tear Gas [white globe to black] is a monument of politically engaged art created in the wake of the anti-globalization protests that ...
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November
02,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
(Los Angeles—November 2, 2021) The Art Institute of Chicago, the High Museum of Art, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (MFAH), The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art are please...
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October
28,
2021
| 10:47 AM America/New_York
Circus: Bouroullec DesignsNovember 20, 2021–May 30, 2022This fall, the Philadelphia Museum of Art will present Circus: Bouroullec Designs, featuring the work of leading contemporary designers, the brothers Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec (b. France, 1971,...
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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) | View Related Programs (PDF)NEW YORK and PHILADELPHIA—The most comprehensive retrospective to date of the work of Jasper Johns,...
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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
Circus: Bouroullec DesignsNovember 20, 2021–May 30, 2022Gallery 219This exhibition features the work of the celebrated designers and brothers Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, who will be recipients of the 2021 Collab Design Excellence Award. The exhibit o...
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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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