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Jun 4 - Sep 11, 2016

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Exhibition

William Merritt Chase A Modern Master


William Merritt Chase, a renowned figure in the international art circles of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, was a brilliant observer of contemporary life, an innovative painter, and an influential teacher. On the centennial of his death, this retrospective—the first in over three decades—explores the interrelationships in Chase’s work across subject and media.

Aug 28, 2016, 2-5 pm

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Symposium

100 Years Later: New Perspectives on William Merritt Chase Symposium


On the centennial year of his death, leading American art scholars explore William Merritt Chase’s multifaceted artistic practice from a range of perspectives that shed light on his lasting contribution to the history of modern art. 

Sep 1, 2016, 5–8:30 PM

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Phillips after 5

Art and Play Phillips after 5


Enjoy playful activities inspired by the art of William Merritt Chase and Karel Appel, listen to music by Color Palette, and enjoy Dutch food and drink. In partnership with the Embassy of The Netherlands.

Sep 15, 2016, 7 pm

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Discussion and Book Signing

Philip Trager Discussion and Book Signing


American photographer Philip Trager joins Director Dorothy Kosinski to discuss his recent publications. A book signing follows.

Sep 25, 2016, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Denyce Graves & Laura Ward Mezzo-Soprano and Piano  


The acclaimed mezzo-soprano Denyce Graves will make her Phillips debut on September 25, 2016. 

Sep 29, 2016, 6:30 pm

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Lecture

Counter Cultures East and West Penck, Immendorf, Schönebeck, and Contrasting Utopias on Opposite Sides of the Wall


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. 

Oct 2, 2016, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Niklas Walentin, Christina Bjørkøe, & Sō Percussion with conductor Jean Thorel Violin, Piano, and Percussion


Danish-Swiss violinist Niklas Walentin, pianist Christina Bjørkøe, conductor Jean Thorel, and Sō Percussion will make their DC debut on October 2, 2016.

Oct 8, 2016 - Jan 8, 2017

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Exhibition

People on the Move Beauty and Struggle in Jacob Lawrence's Migration Series


The Phillips Collection and Museum of Modern Art reunite Jacob Lawrence’s masterwork The Migration Series, the seminal, 60‐panel work by one of the most celebrated African American artists of the 20th century.

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Oct 8, 2016 - Jan 8, 2017

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Exhibition

Whitfield Lovell The Kin Series & Related Works


The work of internationally recognized American artist Whitfield Lovell powerfully examines “the markings that the past has made—and continues to make—on who we are.”

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Oct 9, 2016, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Ralph Kirshbaum & Shai Wosner Cello and Piano


Cellist Ralph Kirshbaum and pianist Shai Wosner present a program of Beethoven’s music for cello and piano, spanning the composer’s creative life. 

Oct 13, 2016, 6 PM

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Thursday Concerts

UMD Chamber Concert


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.

Oct 16, 2016, 4 pm

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Sunday Concerts

Denis Kozhukhin Piano


Russian pianist, Denis Kozhukhin will make his DC debut with selections by George Friedrich Händel, Johannes Brahms, Béla Bartók, Carl Maria von Weber, and Isaac Albéniz.

Oct 23, 2016, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Rahim AlHaj Oud


Rahim AlHaj will make his Phillips debut on October 23, 2016.

Oct 27, 2016, 6 PM

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Thursday Concerts

Ultra Violet & The Factory Tribute Multi-media


A multimedia event 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. 

Oct 30, 2016, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Heath Quartet String Quartet


The British Heath Quartet will perform selections by Franz Joseph Haydn, Michael Tippett, and Antonin Dvořák.

Nov 6, 2016, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Lukáš Vondráček  Piano


Lukáš Vondráček will make his Phillips debut with selections by W.A. Mozart, Liszt, Smetana, and Brahms.

Nov 13, 2016, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Vadym Kholodenko Piano


Ukrainian pianist, Vadym Kholodenko, will make his DC debut with selections by Ravel, Schumann, and Rachmaninoff.

Nov 20, 2016, 4 pm

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Sunday Concerts

Nadia Sirota & Liam Byrne Viola and Viol


Violist Nadia Sirota, and viol player Liam Byrne will make their DC debut at The Phillips Collection on November 20, 2016.

Nov 27, 2016, 4 pm

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Sunday Concerts

Aristo Sham Piano


Pianist Aristo Sham, the winner of the 2016 New York International Piano Competition, will make his DC debut on November 27, 2016.

Dec 2, 2016, 8 pm

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UMD Partnership Concert

University of Maryland and Derek Bermel at Dekelboum Concert Hall


The UMD School of Music Symphony Orchestra performs Derek Bermel’s Migration Series, joined onstage by UMD’s Jazz Band, Chamber Singers, and Wind Orchestra. 

Dec 4, 2016, 4 pm

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Sunday Concerts

Carter Brey & Benjamin Pasternack Cello and Piano


Carter Brey and Benjamin Pasternack will make their Phillips debut with selections by Robert Schumann, Leonard Berstein, Elliot Carter, Leon Kirchner, and Frédéric Chopin.

Dec 8, 2016, 6 pm

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Leading International Composers

Leading International Composer: Zhou Long, China with Music From China


Leading International Composer, Zhou Long, from China, will be joined by the ensemble Music From China in a performance in partnership with the Embassy of the People's Republic of China. 

Dec 11, 2016, 4 pm

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Sunday Concerts

Alexander Sitkovetsky & Wu Qian Violin and Piano


Alexander Sitkovetsky and Wu Qian will make their DC debut with selections by Robert Schumann, Manuel de Falla, Alfred Schnittke, and Edvard Grieg.

Dec 18, 2016, 4 pm

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Sunday Concerts

Stewart Goodyear Piano


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. 

Jan 8, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Stephen Kovacevich Piano


Stephen Kovacevich will make his Phillips debut with selections by J.S. Bach, Schubert, Berg, and Beethoven. 

Jan 15, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Lise de la Salle Piano


French pianist, Lise de la Salle, will make her Phillips debut with selections by Schumann, Liszt, and Prokofiev.  

Jan 19, 2017, 6 PM

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Thursday Concert

So-Mang Jeagal Piano


Korean pianist, So-Mang Jeagal, will make his Phillips debut with selections by Rachmaninoff and Chopin.

Jan 22, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Isabelle Faust Violin


American violinist Isabelle Faust performs an all-Bach selection at The Phillips Collection.

Jan 29, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Jean-Guihen Queyras Cello


 French cellist, Jean-Guihen Queyras will make his Phillips debut with selections by J.S. Bach.

Feb 4 - Apr 30, 2017

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Exhibition

Toulouse-Lautrec Illustrates the Belle Époque


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. 

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Feb 5, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Triolgy Violin Trio


Belgium based violin trio, Trilogy, will make their US debut with selections from the 18th to the 21st centuries. 

Feb 12, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Signum Quartet String Quartet


The Signum Quartet, originating from Cologne, Germany, will perform their Washington, DC, debut with selections by Mozart, Jörg Widmann, Beethoven, and their signature quartweets.

Feb 19, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Morgenstern Trio Piano Trio


German piano trio, Morgenstern, will make their Phillips debut with selections by Germaine Tailleferre, Pierre Jalbert, Lili Boulanger, and Maurice Ravel.

Feb 26, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Dennis Russell Davies & Maki Namekawa Two Pianos


Dennis Russell Davies and Japanese pianist, Maki Namekawa, will peform duo piano selections by Shostakovich, Stravinsky, Schwertsik, and Phillip Glass. 

Mar 5, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Marc Bouchkov & Katia Skanavi Violin and Piano


French violinist, Mark Bouchkov, and Russian pianist, Katia Skanavi, will perform their Phillips debut with selections by Mozart, Prokofiev, Ysaÿe, and Schubert.

Mar 9, 2017, 6 PM

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Leading International Composer

Anders Hillborg, Sweden Leading International Composer


In partnership with the Swedish Embassy, music from Leading International Composer, Anders Hillborg, will be performed by the Calder Quartet, Magnus Holmander, Axiom Brass, and Henrik Måwe. 

Mar 12, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Teo Gheorghiu piano


Swiss Canadian pianist Teo Gheorghiu performs his Phillips Collection debut with selections by Mussogorsky, Rachmaninov, and Balakirev.

Mar 19, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Andrei Ioniţă & Yekwon Sunwoo Cello and Piano


Romanian cellist,  Andrei Ioniţă, and South Korean pianist, Yekwon Sunwoo, will perform selections by Beethoven, Schubert, Brahms, Debussy, and Martinů.

Mar 26, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Jupiter Quartet String Quartet


The Jupiter Quartet will perform their Phillips debut with selections by Mozart, Bartók, and Schumann.

Apr 2, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concert

Anthony Marwood & Alexzander Madžar Violin and Piano


British violinist Anthony Marwood and Serbian pianist Aleksandar Madžar will make their Washington, DC, debut with selections by Janáček, Beethoven, Ravel, and Prokofiev.

Apr 9, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Gould Piano Trio & Robert Plane Piano Trio and Clarinet


The British Gould Piano Trio, and clarinetist Robert Plane will perform selections by Beethoven, Bartók, and Brahms.

Apr 16, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Lukas Geniušas  Piano


Lithuanian-Russian Pianist, Lukas Geniušas, will perform selections by Schumann, Chopin, Bartók, and Prokofiev.

Apr 23, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Anne Akiko-Meyers Violin


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.

Apr 30, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Quatuor Danel String Quartet


Quatuor Danel will make their DC debut with selections by Mendelssohn, Weinberg, and Shostakovich. 

May 7, 2017, 4 PM

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Sunday Concerts

Kyung Wha Chung Violin


Legendary Korean violinist, Kyung Wha Chung will make her Phillips debut May 7, 2017.