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
Friday, June 12
6:30–7:30 pm
Fashionable scene, specialty cocktails, and insights on the Mark Dion, Judy Pfaff, Fred Wilson: The Order of Things exhibition, exclusively for Contemporaries members.
Contemporaries free. Reserve: contemporaries@barnesfoundation.org or 215.278.7110.


Dr. Barnes and Matisse: Collecting, Conversations, and the Commission
Tuesday, June 16
10:30 am–3 pm
Circles members enjoy a workshop and lunch. The morning focuses on the relationship between Dr. Barnes and Henri Matisse via their correspondence and visits. Following lunch, join scholar Jack Flam and Barnes educator Leslie Bowen for a close study of the Matisses in the collection.
Circles and Contemporaries $175. Reserve: 215.278.7110. 

 

Behind-the-Scenes Peek at Metalwork Conservation
Wednesday, July 22
11 am-1 pm
Join Object Conservator Margaret Little at our Merion campus for a behind-the-scenes look at her recently launched conservation project to restore the metalwork which punctuates Dr. Barnes’s signature ensembles in the collection. Enjoy lunch and the opportunity to visit the Barnes Arboretum in full bloom.

 

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

Circles line: 215.278.7110
Email: click here