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The University of Maryland Center for Art and Knowledge at The Phillips Collection is the expansion of the Center for the Study of Modern Art—the museum’s nexus for academic work, scholarly exchange, and innovative interdisciplinary collaborations.

The Center is located in the informal setting of the Phillips family’s former Carriage House, in Hillyer Court behind the main building of The Phillips Collection.

LECTURES AND EVENTS

 


Jefferson Pinder during a Creative Voices DC event

The Center hosts a wealth of public programs including Conversations with ArtistsDuncan Phillips Lectures, Creative Voices DC panels, and interdisciplinary symposia with distinguished speakers from around the world.

FELLOWSHIPS, COURSES, AND
AWARDS


Phillips Book Prize covers

The Center offers postdoctoral fellowshipsacademic courses, and a biennial book prize.