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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

Kiefer Rodin

Until March 12, 2018
Works by renowned contemporary artist Anselm Kiefer, created in response to sculptures and drawings by Auguste Rodin.
Talks & Tours

Spotlight Tour: Picasso

Saturday, January 6 – Wednesday, January 31
Our new daily tours focus on a different artist or theme each month, allowing for a deeper dive into specific areas of the collection.
Free / Social

Mural Arts Studio at the Barnes

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

Meet Your Masterpiece Tour: The Americans

Wednesday, January 24, 4:30 – 5:30pm
Take a closer look at some of the many works of American artists in the Barnes collection.
Members

Meet Your Masterpiece Tour: Cézanne

Thursday, January 25, 4:30 – 5:30pm
Considered by many to be the father of modern art, Paul Cézanne captured Dr. Barnes’s attention early in his career as a collector.
Nightlife / Social

Cider Dinner

Friday, January 26, 6:30 – 8:30pm
Join us in the Garden Restaurant for a multi-course experience featuring paired local ciders crafted from fresh pressed apples.
Talks & Tours

Spotlight Tour: Picasso

Saturday, January 6 – Wednesday, January 31
Our new daily tours focus on a different artist or theme each month, allowing for a deeper dive into specific areas of the collection.
Free / Social

Mural Arts Studio at the Barnes

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

Upcoming

Nightlife / Film

Film: Rodin and the Gates of Hell

Monday, January 29, 8 – 9pm
This visually stunning documentary tells the story of Rodin’s life through The Gates of Hell, the artist’s monumental sculptural project.
Members

Meet Your Masterpiece Tour: Renoir and Matisse

Wednesday, January 31, 4:30 – 5:30pm
Learn about the close friendship between the two artists and the lasting impact Renoir had on Matisse as a painter and colorist.
Talks & Tours

Spotlight Tour: Matisse

Thursday, February 1 – Wednesday, February 28
Each month, our Spotlight Tours focus on a particular artist or theme in the collection. Join us for our February tour, all about Matisse!
Members

Meet Your Masterpiece Tour: The Americans

Thursday, February 1, 4:30 – 5:30pm
Take a closer look at some of the many works of American artists in the Barnes collection.
Nightlife / Music / Performance

First Friday! “Louis, Louis, Louis” with Jumaane Smith

Friday, February 2, 6 – 9pm
Musician Jumaane Smith celebrates the origins of jump blues and jazz with new renditions of timeless classics by Louis Armstrong, Louis Prima, and Louis Jordan.
Members

Cézanne's People: The Artist, His Wife, Some Card Players, and the Bathers

Saturday, February 3, 2 – 3pm
This talk focuses on the subjects to which Cézanne repeatedly turned, including bathers and card players,

Upcoming Exhibitions

Upcoming Exhibition

Renoir: Father and Son / Painting and Cinema

May 6 – 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.
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.