The Phillips offers daily talks and tours. See schedule


Jul 20, 2019, 12 pm


Fanny Boucher Photo Intaglio Workshop Workshop

Master intaglio printer Fanny Boucher of Atelier Helio’g, Paris, France will be in Washington to conduct two unique hands-on workshops and a panel discussion in collaboration with DC and Paris based artists.

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Aug 15, 2019, 6:30 pm


Music and Migration: PostClassical Ensemble The Reinvention of Arnold Schoenberg

PostClassical Ensemble explores the parallels between Schoenberg's development of non-tonal music and Kandinsky's ethos of non-representational painting. The program also explores Schoenberg and Kurt Weill's experience as émigré composers in the US through their musical responses to Pearl Harbor. 

Aug 22, 2019, 6:30 pm


Music and Migration: PostClassical Ensemble The Spiritual in White America

PostClassical Ensemble examines the transformation of black spirituals into songs for the white concert stage through the musical adaptations and arrangements by composer Harry Burleigh. Readings of W.E.B Du Bois, Langston Hughes, and Zora Neale Thurston explore the tensions and questions of the fate of the spiritual in the context of the Harlem Renaissance.

Oct 10, 2019 - Jan 26, 2020


Los Carpinteros Intersections

Presenting works by Los Carpinteros that produce a social landscape of Cuba’s modern history that has been at once utopian and dystopian. 

Oct 26, 2019 - Jan 26, 2020


Bonnard to Vuillard, The Intimate Poetry of Everyday Life The Nabi Collection of Vicki and Roger Sant

Presenting over 60 exquisite, rarely seen works by a leading group of European Post-Impressionist artists who ushered in a new form of artistic expression in the 1890s. 

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