Circles Calendar

Circles Calendar

Circles members are invited to enjoy a series of exclusive programs and events, including special tours, conversations with curators and scholars, and premier access to the Barnes conservation studio and archives. Available to Chairman’s Circle members ($25,000), Director’s Circle members ($10,000), Circle Patrons ($5,000), Circle Supporters $2,500), and Circle members ($1,000).

Dates are subject to change. Space is limited; RSVP required for all events.
Circles line: 215.278.7110
Email: click here

Contemporaries VIP Reception: Vintage Vaudeville

Friday, January 30
6:30–7:30 pm
The Contemporaries reception transports members back to the social scene of artist William Glackens. Contemporaries enjoy specialty cocktails, fashionable scene, and insights to the exhibition.
Contemporaries free. Reserve: 215.278.7110

The Story of William Glackens’s Impact
Friday, February 6
9:30–11 am
Enjoy a breakfast and presentation with Blake Bradford, Bernard C. Watson Director of Education. Bradford will discuss William Glackens’s 1912 art purchases on behalf of Dr. Barnes and his work on the 1913 Armory Show. Learn about the Barnes’s new K–12 education programming and take a tour with student docents from Central High School.
Circles free. Reserve: 215.287.7110

New Circle members welcome
Saturday, January 31
9:30–11 am
The Barnes welcomes Circles members to join staff leadership for a morning of fellowship and an insider’s look at the Foundation’s programs and opportunities. Enjoy brunch and a private tour of William Glackens, along with related selections from the collection. 
Circles free. Reserve: 215.278.7110
 

The Portraits of Hortense Fiquet
Wednesday, February 18
6–8 pm
Dita Amory, acting associate curator-in-charge-and-administrator of the Robert Lehman Collection at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, discusses Madame Cézanne. Reception to follow.
Circles free. Reserve: 215.278.7110

Circles and Corporate Council Conversation: The Business of Art
Monday, March 16
6–8 pm
Join the Circles and Corporate Council for the first in a series of lively conversations on art as an investment.
Circles and Corporate Council members free. Reservations required: 215.278.7120 or corporatecouncil@barnesfoundation.org

Private collection tour
Tuesday, March 31
6–7:30 pm
Contemporaries, delight in an exquisite Center City private collection. Learn how the collectors first began to develop their artistic eye and passion for visual arts.
Contemporaries free. Reserve: 215.278.7110

Dates are subject to change. Space is limited; RSVP required for all events.

Circles line: 215.278.7110
Email: click here