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 ($1,250).

 

Dates are subject to change. Space is limited; RSVP required for all events.
Call 215.278.7110 or e-mail egoldsleger@barnesfoundation.org.

Circles lecture
Thursday, September 22
6–8 pm
In anticipation of our fall exhibition, Live and Life Will Give You Pictures: Masterworks of French Photography 1890–1950, Quentin Bajac, Joel and Anne Ehrenkranz Chief Curator of Photography at the Museum of Modern Art, discusses the birth of photography. Reception follows.
Circles free. Reserve: 215.278.7110

New Circles Member Welcome
Saturday, September 24
10–11:30 am
New Circles members are invited to join us for a light continental breakfast to meet the Circles staff and to learn about membership benefits and what’s in store in the year ahead. Following this brief presentation, a docent leads the group on a tour of the collection.
Circles free. Reserve: 215.278.7110

Circles breakfast preview of Live and Life Will Give You Pictures: Masterworks of French Photography, 1890–1950
Thursday, October 6
10 am–noon
Join us for a preview of Live and Life Will Give You Pictures: Masterworks of French Photography, 1890–1950 and a continental breakfast. After breakfast, Thom Collins, executive director and president, will talk about works and themes in the exhibition and the connections between the show and Barnes’s collection.
Circles free. Reserve: 215.278.7110.

Circles Soirée
Thursday, November 17
6:30–9 pm
In gratitude for their generous support, Circles members are invited to a festive celebration with live entertainment, food, and drink.
Circles free. Reserve: 215.278.7110.

President’s Lecture: What We Talk about When We Talk about Art
Wednesday, December 7
6–8 pm
In this lecture series exclusively for Circles members, Thom Collins, executive director and president, reveals what makes art modern, surveying the modernist canon and examples from the Barnes collection. Join us for a glass of wine before the lecture and a reception afterward.
Circles free. Reserve: 215.278.7110.

 

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

Circles line: 215.278.7110
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