The Phillips offers daily talks and tours. See schedule

Events


Oct 23, 2018 - Feb 24, 2019

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Exhibition

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.

Feb 16 - May 19, 2019

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Exhibition

Zilia Sánchez Soy Isla (I Am an Island)


The Phillips Collection presents the first museum retrospective of Cuban artist Zilia Sánchez, featuring more than 60 works spanning 70 years. 

Feb 21, 2019, 6:30 pm

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Conversations with Artists

John Edmonds Conversations with Artists


Artist John Edmonds will be joined in conversation with Makeba Clay, Chief Diversity Officer.

Feb 21 - May 5, 2019

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Exhibition

Maggie Michael / Arthur Dove—Depth of Field One-on-One


DC artist Maggie Michael responds to works by Arthur Dove in the permanent collection. 

Feb 21, 2019, 5:30-8 pm

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Workshop

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. 

Feb 24, 2019, 4 pm

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SUNDAY CONCERTS

Ana Vidović Guitar


Guitarist Ana Vidović makes her Phillips debut with works by J.S. Bach, Mario Giuliani, Francisco Tárrega, Agustín Barrios Mangoré, Domenico Scarlatti, and Astor Piazzolla.

Feb 28, 2019, 6 PM

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Concert

University of Maryland Faculty and Student Concert


Faculty and Students from the University of Maryland’s School of Music will perform vocal duets by the Romantics, from Schubert to Schumann, and piano works by Debussy and his contemporaries.

Mar 1, 2019, 11 am-1 pm

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Creative Writing Workshop

Conversations: Writing and Art Creative Writing Workshop


Respond to works in the Phillips's permanent collection through a creative writing workshop.

Mar 2, 2019, 4 pm

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Panel Discussion

The Underground Railroad Then and Now Panel Discussion


Join us for a panel conversation about the history and legacy of the Underground Railroad with artist Jeanine Michna-Bales, historian Spencer Crew, and anti-trafficking activist Evelyn Chumbow.

Mar 2 - May 12, 2019

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Exhibition

Jeanine Michna-Bales Photographs of the Underground Railroad


Marking the occasion of the 400th anniversary of the first slave ships in the United States, this exhibition features selections from Jeanine Michna-Bales’s photographs of sites that freedom-seekers traveled along the Underground Railroad.

Mar 2, 2019, 10:30 am - 12:30 pm

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Family Program

Creativity Workshop Family Program


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

Mar 3, 2019, 4 pm

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SUNDAY CONCERTS

Chiaroscuro Quartet and Kristian Bezuidenhout String Quartet and Fortepiano


The Chiaroscuro Quartet and fortepianist Kristian Bezuidenhout make their DC debut with works by Schubert and Mozart.

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