The Phillips offers daily talks and tours. See schedule

Events


Feb 8 - Apr 19, 2020

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Exhibition

Moira Dryer Back in Business


Featuring 22 of her richly textured and color saturated paintings and sculptures, this is the first comprehensive museum exhibition to consider the early work of Moira Dryer.

Feb 29 - May 24, 2020

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Exhibition

Riffs and Relations African American Artists and the European Modernist Tradition


Riffs and Relations: African American Artists and the European Modernist Tradition expands the narrative of modern art in America by exploring the rich and complex history of 20th- and 21st-century African American artists and their responses to European modernism.

Saturdays, 1 pm

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Gallery Tour

Permanent Collection Highlights Gallery Tour


Join us every Saturday for a 45-60 min. introduction to the permanent collection and a spotlight on select works.

Feb 29, 2020, 12:30-2:30 pm

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Workshop

Collage with Janet Taylor Pickett at THEARC Workshop


Janet Taylor Pickett, an artist featured in Riffs and Relations: African American Artists and the European Modernist Tradition, teaches a collage workshop at Phillips@THEARC.

Mar 1, 2020, 4 PM

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LEADING INTERNATIONAL COMPOSERS

Ensemble Dal Niente performing the music of George Lewis Leading International Composers


The 2019/20 season of Leading International Composers will feature Ensemble Dal Niente performing the work of the iconoclastic American composer George Lewis.

Mar 1, 2020, 12:30-2:30 pm

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Workshop

Collage with Janet Taylor Pickett Workshop


Janet Taylor Pickett, an artist featured in Riffs and Relations: African American Artists and the European Modernist Tradition, teaches a collage workshop. 

Sundays, 1 pm

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Gallery Tour

Riffs and Relations: African American Artists and the European Modernist Tradition Gallery Tour


Join us every Sunday for a 45-60 min. introduction to the exhibition.

Mar 5, 2020, 5-8:30 pm

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Phillips after 5

Wonder Women Phillips after 5


Celebrate International Women's Day at the Phillips!

Mar 5, 2020, 5:30-7:30 pm

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Community Pop-Up

Art Park @ RIA Community Pop-Up


Join NonStop Art, MidCity Development, DC Public Library, and the Phillips for an evening of live music, delicious food, interactive art, and a mobile library at Art Park @ RIA.

Mar 7, 2020, 10:30 am-12:30 pm

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Family Program

Creativity Workshop Family Program


Let your creativity soar in our art-making stations! Designed for families with children ages 2-8.

Mar 7, 2020, 10:30-11 am

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Family Gallery Experience

Family Playdate Family Gallery Experience


Join us for a family-friendly playdate exploring galleries through hands-on activities. Designed for families with children ages 4 to 8.

Mar 8, 2020, 4 PM

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SUNDAY CONCERTS

Riffs and Relations: WNO’s Domingo-Cafritz Young Artists vocal and piano | Exhibition Concert


Singers from the Washington National Opera's Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program and Program Director Robert Ainsley present an evening of art song engaging with the exhibition Riffs and Relations: African American Artists and the European Modernist Tradition.

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