Pierre Bonnard's The Terrace

6 & 7 PM

Spotlight Tour

Spotlight Permanent Collection

Focused discussion about works of art from the museum’s permanent collection.

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.


Georgia O'Keeffe, Jack-in-the-Pulpit No. IV, 1930

Sep 11, 2014 - May 31, 2015


O'Keeffe and Friends Dialogues with Nature

Georgia O’Keeffe’s seminal Jack-in-the-Pulpit No. IV and No. VI, on loan from the National Gallery of Art, are featured alongside landscapes in The Phillips Collection by her compatriots, including Alvin Langdon Coburn, Arthur Dove, Marsden Hartley, and John Marin.

Bernardi Roig, Acetón, 2005

Oct 25, 2014 - Apr 5, 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.
Jacob Lawrence, Struggle … From the History of the American People

Jan 10 - Aug 9, 2015


Jacob Lawrence Struggle...From the History of the American People

Produced between 1954 and 1956, Jacob Lawrence’s Struggle series illustrates scenes from American history, chronicling events from the Revolutionary War through the great westward expansion of 1817.

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

Julius Caesar by Man Ray

Feb 7 - May 10, 2015


Man Ray–Human Equations A Journey from Mathematics to Shakespeare

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.
Hiroshi Sugimoto, Surface of Revolution with Constant Negative Curvature

Feb 7 - May 10, 2015


Hiroshi Sugimoto Conceptual Forms and Mathematical Models

This is the first exhibition to contrast Hiroshi Sugimoto’s photographs of 19th-century mathematical plaster models inspired by Man Ray with his own mathematical models crafted with computer-controlled, precision milling machines.

Esther Bubley, General Service Department, 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City

Jun 6 - Sep 13, 2015


American Moments Photographs from The Phillips Collection

Featuring more than 100 photographs from the Phillips’s permanent collection, this exhibition explores how 20th-century photographers captured the immediate and the transitory, distilling key narratives into evocative images of the American experience.

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