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Free / Social

Mural Arts Studio at the Barnes: Jonathan D. Pinkett

April – June 2019

Painter Jonathan D. Pinkett is our current artist-in-residence.

Free / Film

Screenings: I Do Not Know What It Is I Am Like

Wednesdays, July 3 – September 11, 1 – 2:30pm

As part of this summer’s special exhibition on Bill Viola, we’re holding free weekly screenings of the artist’s 1986 feature-length work.

Free / Family / Film / Music / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: Family Art Fest

Sunday, July 7, 10am – 5pm

Join us for all-ages art activities—sidewalk chalk, face painting, and more—and piano performances from the Philadelphia Jazz Project.

Free / Nightlife / Music / Social / Performance

Barnes on the Block

Sunday, July 14, 5 – 8pm

Join us for a block party, with live art, food trucks, a beer garden, and performances by GLBL VLLG.

Free / Family / Film / Music / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: Summer Fun!

Sunday, August 4, 10am – 5pm

Camp-themed crafts and stories about adventure, plus a concert featuring vibraphones, marimbas, and other unusual percussion instruments.

Free / Family / Film / Music / Social / Performance

PECO Free First Sunday Family Day: African-Caribbean Roots

Sunday, September 1, 10am – 5pm

Learn about the music and art of Philly’s African-Caribbean communities.