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.

Painting called The Rise by Allen Tucker

6 & 7 PM

Spotlight Talk

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.

Jean Meisel, Untitled, 1970s-2013

Jan 23 - May 4, 2014


Intersections: Jean Meisel 50–65 Horizon Line

50–65 Horizon Line brings together more than 50 of Jean Meisel’s small watercolors of horizon lines displayed in an intimate alcove of the Phillips house.

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.

Student artwork

April 14 - May 16, 2014


Young Artists Exhibition Inspired Teaching School Fall 2013 Semester

The fall semester of the Art Links to Learning: Museum-in-Residence program culminates in a Young Artists Exhibition showcasing student art from our partner school Inspired Teaching School preschool through 6th grade classrooms.

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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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.