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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
The Barnes is collaborating with Mural Arts Philadelphia on a variety of projects this year.
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.
Talks & Tours / Members

Spotlight Tour: Rousseau: Monkeys, Tigers, and Bears, Oh My!

Friday, June 1 – Saturday, June 30
Learn about Henri Rousseau and the inspirations behind his exotic landscapes in our June Spotlight Tour.
Members

Membership Flash Sale

Monday, June 25 – Saturday, June 30
Now through Friday, June 29, you can save 15% on Contributor, Supporter, and Sustainer memberships
Free / Social

Mural Arts Studio at the Barnes

Wednesday, January 17 – Monday, December 31
The Barnes is collaborating with Mural Arts Philadelphia on a variety of projects this year.
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.

Upcoming

Free / Family / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: Summer Games

Sunday, July 1, 10am – 5pm
Celebrate summer with creative play at the Barnes! Join us for free art, crafts, film, and performances by the Almanac Dance Circus Theatre.
Talks & Tours / Film

BlackStar at the Barnes

Sunday, July 1, 3 – 4:30pm
BlackStar Film Festival will be at the Barnes for a special screening of 2017’s Best of the Fest Short Films Program.
Talks & Tours / Members

Spotlight Tour: Dr. Barnes’s Favorites

Monday, July 2 – Monday, July 30
Find out which artists and works Dr. Barnes loved—or merely liked—in our July Spotlight Tour.
Talks & Tours

North Philly Peace Park: Designing for Light, Life, and the Afrofuture of North Philly

Friday, July 6, 5:30 – 7pm
Join us for a discussion about the design and development process for the park's Peace Pavilion.
Nightlife / Music / Performance

First Friday! Rhythmic Fireworks: Cotler and Velez

Friday, July 6, 6 – 9pm
Using only vocals and a drum, Glen Velez and Loire Cotler deliver an unforgettable concert experience.
Family / Talks & Tours

Stroller Tour

Thursday, July 12, 10:30 – 11:15am
Our new Stroller Tours make visiting our galleries less stressful for families with babies.

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.