Explore the exhibition Modern Times: American Art 1910–1950 and see how artists like Georgia O’Keeffe, Marsden Hartley, and Jacob Lawrence challenged convention and forged bold new styles.
- Saturday, May 26, 2018, 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. (SOLD OUT)
- Saturday, June 9, 2018, 2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
- Tuesday, June 12, 2018, 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. (SOLD OUT)
- Thursday, June 21, 2018, 2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
- Friday, June 29, 2018, 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
- Tuesday, July 10, 2018, 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
- Wednesday, July 18, 2018, 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
- Saturday, July 21, 2018, 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
- Sunday, July 29, 2018, 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Travel with us as we explore works in our collection that emphasize the cultural and artistic evolution of the great European capital cities.
- Sunday, May 27, 2018, 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
- Friday, June 8, 2018, 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
- Wednesday, June 13, 2018, 2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
- Saturday, June 16, 2018, 10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
- Wednesday, June 20, 2018, 2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
- Sunday, June 24, 2018, 2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
- Wednesday, June 27, 2018, 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Member $30 Patrons and above receive two complimentary tickets
Experience the exhibition Modern Times: American Art 1910–1950 without the crowds—enjoy a private guided tour with exhibition curator Jessica Todd Smith, The Susan Gray Detweiler Curator of American Art, and Manager, Center for American Art.
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Explore the galleries after hours during this special event just for members. Experience three exhibitions (Keith Smith at Home, Design in Revolution, and Jean Shin: Collections) without the crowds, and chat with Museum staff to discover what happens behind the scenes.Transportation between the main building and the Perelman Building available Light bites and refreshments available for purchase
11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Paid tickets required
$65 members, guests $70; includes transportation, guided tour, a prix fixe lunch at FARMiCiA, and all gratuities.
Discover how local design firm MIO is tackling sustainability, and learn about Farm for the City, the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society’s new urban gardening initiative. Please note: This outing involves moderate walking.
Ever look at contemporary art and just scratch your head? Join us for an interactive tour that explores how to look at art of our time in a new way.
- Wednesday, July 25, 2018, 6:15 p.m. - 7:15 p.m.
- Thursday, July 26, 2018, 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Grab some coffee and join a discussion of the fantasy classic The Hearing Trumpet by Leonora Carrington. This talk will be led by a member of our Library staff. Complimentary coffee included.To join our book club mailing list, email email@example.com. Offered in conjunction with Modern Times: American Art 1910–1950
- Saturday, August 4, 2018, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, August 7, 2018, 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Mingle with Museum staff and other new members in the Rodin Museum’s tranquil Hamilton Garden while enjoying complimentary ice cream from the Franklin Fountain. Then explore one of the world’s great collections of works by Auguste Rodin. Space is limited.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Go on a private tour of the artwork on view at Citizens Bank Park with artist Max Mason. A lifelong baseball fan, Mason was commissioned by the Phillies to paint three murals for the stadium. After the tour, watch the Fightin’ Phils play the New York Mets from prime seats.
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Get a behind-the-scenes look at our Photography Studio’s efforts to advance the future of imaging. Also see how our photographers create a visual documentation of the Museum’s rich history.
Young Friends Events & ProgramsThrough a broad range of special events and educational activities organized around the Museum’s world-famous collections, the Young Friends provide a forum for increased appreciation of the arts.
4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Welcome summer with an afternoon of music, friends, and lawn games. BYOP (bring-your-own-picnic) and explore two newly installed sculptures by contemporary artist Ursula von Rydingsvard.
Associates and Chairman’s CouncilThrough unique and diverse events and exclusive access to Museum experts, Associates and Chairman's Council members witness firsthand how their support positively impacts the art, the people, and the programs of the Philadelphia Museum of Art.
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
By invitation only
Complimentary for Associates-level members and above
Join us for a conversation about the ways the Museum has worked to deepen partnerships with government and community collaborators over the past year—from Parkway Centennial programming to Philadelphia Assembled. Also learn about the Museum’s tremendous economic impact and our ambitious plans for the future.Panel includes Gail Harrity, President and Chief Operating Officer; Nicole Allen White, Director of Government and External Affairs; and Damon Reaves, The Berton and Sallie Korman Associate Curator of Education for Community Engagement and Access.