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Permanent Collection

The Barnes Collection

Ongoing
Masterworks by Renoir, Cézanne, Matisse, Picasso, Modigliani, Van Gogh, and other renowned artists, plus African sculpture, Native American ceramics, metalwork, and decorative arts.
Current Exhibition

Renoir: Father and Son / Painting and Cinema

Until September 3, 2018
Exploring the works of acclaimed director Jean Renoir and the influence of his father, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, on his art and life.
Free / Social

Mural Arts Studio at the Barnes

Wednesday, January 17 – Monday, December 31
Find out more about the five Philadelphia artists selected for residencies as part of our Let's Connect exhibition.
Talks & Tours / Members

Renoir: Father and Son Special Exhibition and Collection Tour

Monday, June 4 – Monday, September 3
Start in the exhibition and then move into the collection, focusing on works that illuminate the fascinating dialogue between father and son.
Music / Social

Summer Sundays at the Garden Restaurant

Sundays, July 22 – August 26, 11am – 4pm
All summer long, the Garden Restaurant at the Barnes is serving a Sunday brunch with live music.
Talks & Tours / Members

Spotlight Tour: Charles Demuth

Wednesday, August 1 – Friday, August 31
The bold and insatiably curious Charles Demuth helped introduce modern art to America.
Talks & Tours

New Series: Barnes Jawn(t)s

Tuesdays, July 17 – August 21, 6 – 6:45pm
These fun, anything-goes tours are led by a diverse array of Philadelphia personalities.
Free / Family / Music / Social

The Canopy at the Barnes for The Oval+

Thursday, July 19 – Sunday, August 19
Join us on the Parkway for shade, seating, games, and live music for all.
Talks & Tours

In Focus Gallery Talk: Rousseau's Unpleasant Surprise

Monday, August 20, 2 – 2:30pm
Hear the story behind the painting from Brandon Scott, a graduate student in art history at Williams College. Free with admission; Room 23
Talks & Tours

Barnes Jawn(t): Ariell R. Johnson

Tuesday, August 21, 6 – 6:45pm
A Barnes Jawn(t) is an anything-goes tour of the collection with a fascinating Philly personality as your guide.
Talks & Tours

Barnes Jawn(t): Rev. Nicolas O’Rourke

Tuesday, August 21, 6 – 6:45pm
A Barnes Jawn(t) is an anything-goes tour of the collection with a fascinating Philly personality as your guide.
Talks & Tours

Barnes Jawn(t): Morgan FitzPatrick Andrews

Tuesday, August 21, 6 – 6:45pm
A Barnes Jawn(t) is an anything-goes tour of the collection with a fascinating Philly personality as your guide.
Free / Social

Mural Arts Studio at the Barnes

Wednesday, January 17 – Monday, December 31
Find out more about the five Philadelphia artists selected for residencies as part of our Let's Connect exhibition.
Talks & Tours / Members

Renoir: Father and Son Special Exhibition and Collection Tour

Monday, June 4 – Monday, September 3
Start in the exhibition and then move into the collection, focusing on works that illuminate the fascinating dialogue between father and son.
Music / Social

Summer Sundays at the Garden Restaurant

Sundays, July 22 – August 26, 11am – 4pm
All summer long, the Garden Restaurant at the Barnes is serving a Sunday brunch with live music.
Talks & Tours / Members

Spotlight Tour: Charles Demuth

Wednesday, August 1 – Friday, August 31
The bold and insatiably curious Charles Demuth helped introduce modern art to America.

Upcoming

Talks & Tours / Members

Spotlight Tour: The Impressionists–Embracing the Modern

Saturday, September 1 – Sunday, September 30
Learn about impressionism as a radical break with tradition, changing the way people think about art forever.
Free / Family / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: Reboot, Renew, Revive!

Sunday, September 2, 10am – 5pm
Fall is coming, and it’s time to refresh our minds and bodies! Stimulate your creativity through body movement and art making.
Nightlife / Music / Performance

First Friday! Brazilian Day

Friday, September 7, 6 – 9pm
A taste of Afro-Brazilian culture with Project Capoeira.
Talks & Tours / Members

Lecture Series: Kenneth E. Silver, Transatlantic Episodes in Modern Art

Saturday, September 8, 11:30am – 12:30pm
Art historian Kenneth E. Silver illuminates the beautiful and sometimes surprising works that resulted from the cultural exchange between French and American artists.
Family / Talks & Tours

Stroller Tour

Thursday, September 13, 10:30 – 11:15am
Our new Stroller Tours make visiting our galleries less stressful for families with babies.
Members

Member Orientation

Friday, September 14, 10 – 11am
New members are invited to learn more about the perks of membership at the Barnes.

Upcoming Exhibitions

Upcoming Exhibition

Berthe Morisot: Woman Impressionist

October 21, 2018 – January 14, 2019
The exceptional path of a woman who defied the social norms of her time to join the Parisian avant-garde.