Docent leading gallery tour


Spotlight Talks

15-minute spotlight tours, focused on different works of art, are offered every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday at noon.

Allen Tucker's The Rise

6 & 7 PM

Spotlight Tour

Spotlight Made in the USA

Focused discussion about works of art from the special exhibition Made in the USA.


Arthur Dove, Red Sun, 1935

Mar 1 - Aug 31, 2014


Made in the USA American Masters from The Phillips Collection, 1850–1970

The most comprehensive presentation of the museum’s American art collection undertaken in nearly 40 years, Made in the USA showcases more than 200 masterpieces by over 120 artists whose new visual language made American art an international sensation.

Vesna Pavlovic examining photographs in the Phillips archives

May 22 - Sep 28, 2014


Intersections: Vesna Pavlović Illuminated Archive

Using documentary materials from the Phillips’s library and archives, Vesna Pavlović explores the museum’s history of exhibition and display.

Also On View

Duncan Phillips journal

March 14, 2014 - February 27, 2015


The Journals of Duncan Phillips

A selection of the museum founder’s extensive journals illuminate his dreams for the museum, passion for art, and relationships with emerging and established artists.

Upcoming Exhibitions

Sep 27, 2014 - Jan 11, 2015


Neo-Impressionism and the Dream of Realities Painting, Poetry, Music

With more than 70 paintings and works on paper this exhibition demonstrates how the Neo-Impressionists employed stylization and a deliberate orchestration of color to create landscapes and figures that went far beyond observed nature.

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Julius Caesar by Man Ray

Feb 7 - May 10, 2015


Man Ray Human Equations

In the late 1940s, Man Ray created Shakespearean Equations, the culmination of years of work across media inspired by photographs of mathematical models. The artist's inquisitive spirit and mastery of transforming three-dimensional objects into two-dimensional imagery is revealed in this exploration of the intersections of art and science.
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Bernardi Roig, Aceton, 2005

Oct 25, 2014 - Feb 15, 2015


Intersections: Bernardi Roig no/Escape

Roig's sculptural works, installed in unexpected interior and exterior spaces, address the existential dualities of entrapment and liberation, blinding and illumination.