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.


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.

May 21 - Sep 6, 2015


Modern Vision American Sculptors' Drawings from the Linda Lichtenberg Kaplan Collection

Presenting the exceptional gifts of American sculptors’ drawings, promised by Phillips trustee and art collector Linda Lichtenberg Kaplan.

May 28 - Oct 25, 2015


Intersections @ 5 Contemporary Art Projects at the Phillips

The Phillips Collection celebrates five years of contemporary art projects that have aesthetically and conceptually engaged with the museum’s collection and architecture in different ways.

Also On View

Duncan Phillips journal

March 14, 2014 - August 31, 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

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.

Oct 10, 2015 - Jan 10, 2016


Gauguin to Picasso: Masterworks from Switzerland The Staechelin & Im Obersteg Collections

From the renowned collections of Rudolf Staechelin and Karl Im Obersteg, over 60 celebrated paintings created during the mid-19th and 20th centuries by 22 world-famous artists will be on view. This exhibition marks the first occasion for these collections to be exhibited together in the US.

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