Permanent Collection

Spotlight Talk Permanent Collection

15-minute spotlight talks focusing on different works of art from the museum's permanent collection.


Oct 13, 2018 - Jan 13, 2019


Nordic Impressions Art from Åland, Denmark, the Faroe Islands, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden, 1821–2018

Featuring works by 53 artists, Nordic Impressions is a major survey of Nordic art spanning nearly 200 years.

Sep 13 - Dec 30, 2018


Intersections: Richard Tuttle It Seems Like It's Going To Be

It Seems Like It's Going To Be combines Richard Tuttle's 41-verse poem with 41 works that he created for each verse, juxtaposed with works on paper from the Phillips’s collection.

Oct 23, 2018 - Feb 24, 2019


Bice Lazzari The Poetry of Mark-Making

Presenting the recent gift of four paintings by the Italian modernist Bice Lazzari (1900–1981), one of Italy’s most revered post-war abstractionists, along with drawings from private collections.

Also On View

June 26, 2017 - December 31, 2019


Moving Forward, Looking Back A Collection Still in the Making: Selections from The Phillips Collection Archives

Photographs, exhibition announcements, letters, and more from the museum's archives reveal the Phillips's rich history.

October 24, 2017 - December 30, 2018


Women of Influence (Part II) Elmira Bier, Minnie Byers, and Marjorie Phillips

Women of Influence: Elmira Bier, Minnie Byers, and Marjorie Phillips (Part II) examines the critical role that each woman played in the day to day activities of The Phillips Collection over six decades.

October 20, 2018 - January 6, 2019

Community Exhibition

Art and Wellness: Creative Aging Community Exhibition

The community exhibition showcases the Phillips’s work with older adults, including partnerships with Arts for the Aging (AFTA) and Iona Wellness and Arts Center, as well as our CreativiTEA program at Phillips@THEARC.