The Phillips offers daily talks and tours. See schedule


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 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.

Oct 18, 2018, 6 pm

Nordic Film Series - Sweden

Hold Me Down Nordic Film Series - Sweden

Watch the first of the Nordic Film Series followed by a conversation with the director of Hold Me Down, Niclas Gillis, and Phillips Chief Curator Klaus Ottmann.

Oct 18, 2018, 5:30-8 pm


Creativity and Wellness Workshop for Parents and Caregivers Workshop

Creativity and wellness workshops geared toward teaching and promoting easy to implement self-care and mindfulness activities to parents and caregivers. 

Oct 21, 2018, 4 pm


Pedja Mužijević Piano

Pedja Mužijević makes his Phillips debut with works by Scarlatti, Antheil, Satie, Granados, Debussy, Joslin, and Schumann.

Oct 25, 2018, 6 pm

Nordic Film Series - Denmark

Big Time Nordic Film Series - Denmark

Big Time follows one of architecture's biggest stars, Bjarke Ingels, through his struggles to finish the task of designing one of the skyscrapers that will replace the Twin Towers.

Oct 28, 2018, 4 pm


Holger Falk and Julius Drake Baritone and Piano

Baritone Holger Falk and pianist Julius Drake make their DC debut with works by Schubert,  Eisler,  Poulenc, and Satie.

Nov 1, 2018, 5-8:30 pm

Phillips after 5

Nordic Edge Phillips after 5

Experience all your senses at this Phillips after 5 featuring all five Nordic countries (Denmark, Iceland, Finland, Norway, and Sweden).

Nov 3, 2018, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm


Creativity Workshop Family Program

Let your creativity fly in four art-making stations and an art materials petting zoo.”

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Nov 4, 2018, 4 pm


Richard Egarr Harpsichord

Harpsichordist Richard Egarr makes his Phillips debut with works by J.S. Bach.

Nov 8, 2018, 6:30 pm

Conversations with Artists

Kenny Rivero Conversations with Artists

New York-based artist Kenny Rivero in conversation with W. C. Richardson, Chair, Department of Art, University of Maryland.

Nov 10, 2018, 2-5 pm

International Forum

Nature + Art + Climate + Change International Forum

The Phillips and UMD presentation features Meg Webster, Hannes Koch and Florian Ortkass (of Random International), and Henry Elkus.