Celebrate spring at the Phillips!
Inspired by Sydney’s world-famous beach, the 2018 Contemporaries Bash presents a sensational night of cocktails, music, food, fashion, and dancing.
Featuring an astonishing number of debuts alongside an international roster of recognized artists
The Phillips offers daily talks and tours. See schedule
Apr 29, 2018, 4 PM
Yeol Eum Son will make her DC debut with works by Mozart, Brahms, Pärt, Ravel, and Liszt.
May 4, 2018, 8:30 pm-1 am
Inspired by Sydney’s world-famous beach, the 2018 Contemporaries Bash brings the Australian waterfront city’s surf culture to Dock 5 in one sensational night of cocktails, music, food, fashion, and dancing.
May 6, 2018, 4 PM
David Shifrin and the Miró Quartet will make their DC ensemble debut with works by Kevin Puts, W. A. Mozart, and Johannes Brahms.
May 13, 2018, 4 PM
The Hermitage Piano Trio will make their return to the Phillips with works by Glinka, Shostakovich, and Tchaikovsky.
May 20, 2018, 4 PM
The Multimedia Cabaret Late Night with Leonard Bernstein, will make its DC debut at the Phillips as part of a DC-citywide centennial celebration of Leonard Bernstein's 100th birthday.
May 27, 2018, 4 PM
Stephen Kovacevich will make his return to the Phillips with works by J.S. Bach, and Beethoven.
Jun 2 - Sep 9, 2018
Marking the Infinite spotlights the work of nine leading Aboriginal Australian women artists that asks us to consider the unity and diversity of our world.
Jun 2 - Jun 3, 2018
This free, family-friendly weekend event features storytelling, unique meet-the-artist opportunities, an instrument petting zoo, hands-on art workshops, and more.
Oct 13, 2018 - Jan 13, 2019
Features works by 62 artists, Nordic Impressions is a major survey of Nordic art spanning nearly 200 years.