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New theories and recent discoveries from the Barnes Foundation's curators, scholars, conservators, and archivists.
Learn about art and the Barnes collection from home with online courses.
This special track offers an immersion in the Barnes method and an introduction to other interpretive approaches.
Stop by our new pop-up snack cart for seasonal cocktails and bites outside on the Parkway.
Tour our newest exhibition and learn about the life and work of the self-taught woodcarver.
Explore highlights of the collection and learn the history of the Barnes. This tour is a private one-hour experience for you and up to three guests.
A free online tour of the special exhibition on the life and work of the self-taught woodcarver.
Join us for an introduction to the work of Chaim Soutine with Karen Serres, curator of paintings at the Courtauld Gallery, London.
Enjoy staff-selected songs that bring masterpieces to mind.
Welcome back, Barnes families! We’re once again offering free access to the collection as well as to our new exhibition Elijah Pierce’s America.
Members can learn more about favorite works or artists in the collection, discover archival treasures, and see conservation practices behind the scenes.
Learn about major archaeological discoveries that have brought our world into direct contact with the distant past.
How does the eye take in a scene? Examine the relationship between seeing and painting through the works of Paul Cézanne.
Learn how Latin American artists responded to the tremendous political change and social transformation happening in their region during the 20th century.
A look at German artists and the crucial role they played in their nation's political and social life in the first half of the 20th century.
Members are invited to join Barnes staff online for a chat about membership at the Foundation and benefits, followed by a virtual docent tour of the collection.
Enseigné en français, ce cours explorera comment les impressionnistes ont défié les règles de la peinture et comment leur style a été perçu par les contemporains.
Explore artworks produced during the 18th century (and beyond) that represent dynamic cross-cultural relationships between tourists and artists.
College students, take a break and experience art safely in our crowd-free galleries.
Artist Jonathan Pinkett leads this course detailing the methods of classical figurative and still life painting.
Each month, members of our Art Team—professional art historians, artists, and educators—present their ongoing research on the collection to members.
Our three-year certificate program covers horticultural science, methods, and design.
We can’t gather at the Barnes right now, so we’re bringing live performances and conversations to you on Instagram!
In our new series, artists, scholars, and community activists explore issues related to race in America.
New members are invited to join us online to learn more about the perks of membership at the Barnes.
Stay connected with the Barnes through our many online resources, detailed here.
Kids and their adults can create art and learn from artists and objects in the Barnes collection.