Programs: Calendar

Judy Pfaff - The Order of Things

Conversation between Judy Pfaff and Guest Curator Martha Lucy

Internationally renowned artists Mark Dion, Judy Pfaff, and Fred Wilson have been commissioned to create large installations responding to the unconventional way that Albert C. Barnes displayed his own collection. Join this intimate conversation between Pfaff and curator Martha Lucy as they discuss her creative and installation process in The Order of Things is on view through August 3.

 

Sunday, August 2, 2015
3:30-4:30 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Free

Reserve tickets online or call 215.278.7200

Strength and Splendor
members only

Strength and Splendor: Wrought Iron from the Musée Le Secq des Tournelles, Rouen member preview

Members are among the first to view the Barnes’s latest exhibition, Strength and Splendor: Wrought Iron from the Musée Le Secq des Tournelles, Rouen before it opens to the public.

September 18, 2015
11 am–5 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Members free

Please call 215.278.7200.

Strength and Splendor: Wrought Iron from the Musée Le Secq des Tournelles, Rouen

Opening party for Strength and Splendor: Wrought Iron from the Musée Le Secq des Tournelles, Rouen

Join us for the public opening of an exhibition of the world’s most important collection of wrought-iron objects! The exhibition from the Musée le Secq des Tournelles in Rouen, France, complements one of the most intriguing collections at the Barnes Foundation: the 887 pieces of European and American metalwork that punctuate the Foundation’s signature wall arrangements. Be the first to see the show!

September 18, 2015
6–9 pm 2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway $25; members $22

Collection admission included.

Reserve tickets online or call 215.278.7200.