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Berthe Morisot: Woman Impressionist Special Exhibition Tour

Wednesday, October 24 – Monday, January 14
Tour our new exhibition for a closer look at artist Berthe Morisot and her pioneering role in the impressionist movement.
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Spotlight Tour:
After Impressionism—Shutting One’s Eyes in Order to See

Saturday, December 1 – Monday, December 31
This December, take a closer look the post-impressionists and how they influenced the art that followed.
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In Focus Gallery Talk: Histia’s Storage Jar

Monday, December 17, 2 – 2:30pm
Hear the story behind the piece from Ramey Mize, a doctoral candidate in the history of art at the University of Pennsylvania. Free with admission; Lower Level Lobby
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Spotlight Tour: Pablo Picasso

Wednesday, January 2 – Thursday, January 31
This January, take a closer look at how bohemian life in Montmartre, Paris, influenced the art and life of Pablo Picasso.
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In Focus Gallery Talk: Pippin’s Supper Time

Monday, January 7
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 12
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Stroller Tour

Thursday, January 10, 10:30 – 11:15am
Our new Stroller Tours make visiting our galleries less stressful for families with babies.
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In Focus Gallery Talk: Chinese Portrait of a Woman

Monday, January 21
Hear the story behind the painting from Z. Serena Qiu, a doctoral candidate in the history of art at the University of Pennsylvania. Free with admission; Room 4
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In Focus Gallery Talk: Redon’s Saint George and the Dragon

Monday, February 4, 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 14
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In Focus Gallery Talk: Matisse’s Chinese Casket

Monday, February 18
Hear the story behind the painting from Z. Serena Qiu, a doctoral candidate in the history of art at the University of Pennsylvania. Free with admission; Room 10
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In Focus Gallery Talk: Navajo Necklace and Earrings

Monday, March 4, 2 – 2:30pm
Hear the story behind these objects from Ramey Mize, a doctoral candidate in the history of art at the University of Pennsylvania. Free with admission; Lower Level Lobby
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Lecture:
Susan Sidlauskas on the Barnes’s Portraits of Madame Cézanne

Saturday, March 16, 11:30am – 12:30pm
Susan Sidlauskas, professor at Rutgers University, explores how Cézanne’s portraits of his wife offer insight into their complex relationship and undervalued collaboration.
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In Focus Gallery Talk: Renoir’s Cup of Chocolate

Monday, March 18
Hear the story behind the painting from Z. Serena Qiu, a doctoral candidate in the history of art at the University of Pennsylvania. Free with admission; Room 9
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Graduate Student Symposium on the History of Art—
Keynote Lecture

Thursday, March 28, 6:30 – 8pm
Gauvin Alexander Bailey, professor at Queen's University, Ontario, speaks about the history and architecture of the Palace of Sans-Souci in Milot, Haiti.
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Graduate Student Symposium on the History of Art

Friday, March 29, 10am – 4:30pm
Discover current research in art history through presentations and moderated discussions.