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 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 welcome artist Meg Webster and a presentation by Hannes Koch and Florian Ortkass. 

Nov 11, 2018, 4 pm


Tai Murray Solo Violin

Violinist Tai Murray makes her DC debut with works by Pietro Locatelli , Niccolò Paganini, Fritz Kreisler, Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst, Nathan Milstein, and John Corigliano.

Nov 15, 2018, 6 pm

Nordic Film Series - Norway

Human Wild Nordic Film Series - Norway

The Nordic Film Series continues with Marthe Thorshaug’s HUMAN WILD, which explores humanity and animal relationships. 

Nov 15, 2018, 5:30-8 pm


Parents and Caregivers Creativity and Wellness Workshop Workshop

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

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