Summer is sizzling with Cézanne at the Barnes! Celebrate our critically acclaimed new exhibition The World Is an Apple: The Still Lifes of Paul Cézanne. With art, cocktails, music, and conversation, First Friday this August is bound to be one big feast for the senses.
Unwind to live performances by Relâche Ensemble and Peter Price as they interpret Cézanne’s still lifes musically. Spice up your evening, and head to the terrace to catch world beats by DJ Hiding Place and DJ Bloodfaceman. Feed your mind with an eye-opening talk on Cézanne's impact on a generation of artists and an archival reading on Dr. Barnes's thoughts about the artist.
Tickets include after-hours access to our general collection and must-see exhibition The World Is an Apple.
6–7 pm and 7:30-8:30 pm Relâche and Peter Price
6:30–7 pm Readings from the Archives: Dr. Barnes on Cézanne
7–7:20 pm Cézanne talk
7–9 pm DJ set
Collection and exhibition admission included.
Author and apple historian Ben Watson discusses the cultural history of the apple and what it has represented over time, from its roots in Central Asia to Europe and America. Followed by an apple tasting. Includes admission to The World Is an Apple.
Collection admission not included.
Book tickets online or call 215.278.7200.