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April Spotlight Tour: The Americans

Daily, 1 – 2pm

This April, find out more about the artists who brought modernism to America and Dr. Barnes’s relationship with them.

Talks & Tours / Members

Lecture: Makeda Best on the Origins of Social Reform Photography in America

Saturday, April 27, 11:30am – 12:30pm

Explore the early days of photography in the US with Makeda Best, a curator at Harvard Art Museums.

Talks & Tours / Members

May Spotlight Tour: Renoir and His Women

Daily, 1 – 2pm

This May, discover the influence the women in Renoir’s life had on his career.

Members / Special Event!

Member Appreciation Days

Fridays in May

On Fridays in May, members get even more! Free talks and tours, plus extra discounts!


Member Appreciation Days: Conservation Talk with Barbara Buckley

Friday, May 3, 12 – 1pm

Exciting updates on conservation projects, including an in-depth look at the ongoing study and treatment of Paul Cézanne’s The Large Bathers.


New Member Reception: From Today, Painting Is Dead

Thursday, May 9, 5:30 – 7:30pm

Explore From Today, Painting Is Dead: Early Photography in Britain and France and the permanent collection at this special evening reception for new members.


Member Appreciation Days: Art Team Talks

Friday, May 17, 12 – 1pm

Members of the Barnes Art Team present their exciting new research into the collection.


Member Orientation

Friday, May 24, 10 – 11am

New members are invited to learn more about the perks of membership at the Barnes.

Talks & Tours / Members

Lecture: Mary Morton on Corot’s Figures

Saturday, June 1, 11:30am – 12:30pm

Curator Mary Morton shares why master landscape painter Camille Corot deserves attention for his figure paintings as well.

Talks & Tours / Members

June Spotlight Tour: Modigliani and Soutine

Daily, 1 – 2pm

This June, learn about the friendship that grew between these modern artists while working in Paris.


Member Previews for I Do Not Know What It Is I Am Like

Thursday, June 27 – Saturday, June 29

As a member, see the exhibition before the public opening.