Robert Storr, former Dean of the Yale University School of Art, presents a lecture about A. R. Penck's politics in relation to his painting, in association with the postwar Germanic expressionist gifts The Phillips Collection recently acquired from Michael Werner.
The UMD School of Music offers an engaging cross-disciplinary retrospective highlighting some of Henri Dutilleux’s most important works, presented with works of Debussy and Ravel, in celebration of Dutilleux’s centenary.
A second performance of this program will also take place at The Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center at the University of Maryland on Sunday, October 16, at 3 pm.
Join the Phillips for an enriching and inspiring professional development workshop for educators. Using Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series as the lens for reflection, participants will delve into themes like overcoming adversity and embracing the power of community.
The first in a series debates in Generation Elsewhere: Art in the Age of Distraction coordinated by the DeVos Institute of Arts Management will take place at The Phillips Collection. This discussion brings together experts on neuroscience, gamification, and the arts to address how technology-driven "mind change" has shaped the way audiences interact with the performing and visual arts.
The Phillips Collection has commissioned five plays from a range of local playwrights in response to Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series. Addressing themes of migration and immigration, the museum will debut the 10-minute, one-act plays as staged readings.
Houston-based transdisciplinary artist Dario Robleto will share thoughts on his research-driven creative process with Dr. Joshua Shannon, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies, Art History and Archaeology and Director of The Potomac Center for the Study of Modernity at the University of Maryland.
A multi-art performance from New York-based French artist Pascal Blondeau, this performance is a tribute to his mentor Ultra Violet, who was the studio assistant and muse of Salvador Dalí in the 1950s and a member of Andy Warhol’s Factory in the 1960s.
In a discussion with 2016-17 Phillips Postdoctoral Fellow in Modern and Contemporary Art History Max Rosenberg, New York-based sculptor and installation artist Abigail DeVille will share about her sculptural activity, which combines urban archeology with the poetry of everyday experience.
Canadian pianist Stewart Goodyear returns to The Phillips Collection after his noteworthy re-creation of Glenn Gould’s iconic 1955 recital last season. This year, he brings the perfect musical Christmas concert with his own arrangement of Tchaikovsky’s Nutcracker.
Through his lithographs and posters, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec captured the heart of Parisian nightlife in dynamic cabaret and café-concert scenes. The Phillips Collection presents one of the foremost collections of the artist’s prints drawn from his most prolific years—iconic images and rarely exhibited unique proofs that provide insight into his innovative and complex printmaking process.
Anne Akiko-Meyers will make her Phillips debut with selections by W.A. Mozart, Arvo Part, Einojuhani Rautavaara, Maurice Ravel, Jakub Ciupinski, and the world premiere of Morten Lauridsen's O Magnum Mysterium.