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What’s On

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First Friday!
Dan Blacksberg’s Freilachs Music

Friday, May 3, 6 – 9pm

Trombonist Dan Blacksberg's band plays old-world klezmer with a contemporary sound. Featuring trumpeter Susan Watts.

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Young Professionals Night: Spot On

Friday, May 10, 7 – 10pm

After-hours art, style, and music await Philadelphia's young leaders and Contemporaries members.

Nightlife / Performance

Barnes Takeover: “P is for Picture-Theatre”

Saturday, May 18, 8 – 10pm

Local artists take over the Barnes. Will this performance change the way you see the collection?

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Artist Bash: Bring It

Saturday, May 25, 8 – 11pm

Our seventh Artist Bash features artists who incorporate the audience into their projects and performances.

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First Friday! The Music of Marvin Gaye

Friday, June 7, 6 – 9pm

The Arpeggio Jazz Ensemble brings the songs of Marvin Gaye to life with its inventive arrangements.

Nightlife / Performance

Barnes Takeover:
Cookie Diorio

Thursday, June 13, 8 – 10pm

Local artists take over the Barnes. Will this performance change the way you see the collection?

Nightlife / Social

2019 Barnes Art Ball

Thursday, October 24

Join us this fall for a celebration of Henri Matisse’s 150th birthday and a preview of the contemporary art exhibition 30 Americans.