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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.
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

Spotlight Tour: The Impressionists–Embracing the Modern

Saturday, September 1 – Wednesday, October 31
Learn about impressionism as a radical break with tradition, changing the way people think about art forever.
Family / Social

Barnes Toddler Time

Thursday, September 20, 10 – 11:45am
Join us for a combination of storytime, art making, and movement activities just for kids ages 2–4 and their parents or caregivers.
Nightlife / Music / Social / Performance

Artist Bash: Fierce Women

Friday, September 21, 8 – 11pm
Our fifth Artist Bash showcases women in the arts, including musicians, choreographers, designers, and acrobats.
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

Spotlight Tour: The Impressionists–Embracing the Modern

Saturday, September 1 – Wednesday, October 31
Learn about impressionism as a radical break with tradition, changing the way people think about art forever.

Upcoming

Talks & Tours

In Focus Gallery Talk: Gauguin’s Haere Pape

Monday, October 1, 2 – 2:30pm
Hear the story behind the painting from Ramey Mize, a doctoral candidate in the history of art at the University of Pennsylvania. Free with admission; Room 6
Nightlife / Music / Performance

First Friday! Glenn Crytzer’s New Yorkers

Friday, October 5, 6 – 9pm
Celebrate First Friday with the swinging sounds of the Jazz Age.
Free / Performance

Philadelphia Museum of Dance

Saturday, October 6, 3 – 9pm
A free daylong exhibition of live dance curated by French choreographer Boris Charmatz.
Free / Family / Film / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: Drum Like a Lady

Sunday, October 7, 10am – 5pm
Free art, family-friendly activities, and dynamic percussion performances curated by the Philly women's collective Drum Like a Lady.
Free / Nightlife / Music / Social / Performance

Barnes on the Block: Remix

Sunday, October 7, 4 – 8pm
Join us for our second block party, with free art, food trucks, a beer garden, and music by DJs Rich Medina and King Britt, Drum Like a Lady, and more.
Family / Talks & Tours

Stroller Tour

Thursday, October 11, 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.
Upcoming Exhibition

Pat Steir
Silent Secret Waterfalls:
The Barnes Series

January 12 – November 17, 2019
An installation of 11 new paintings by the American artist.