The Phillips offers daily talks and tours. See schedule

Events


Feb 27, 2020, 6:30 pm

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Conversations with Artists

Leonardo Drew Conversations with Artists


Leonardo Drew in conversation with Associate Curator Renée Maurer.

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.

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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.

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. 

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Mar 5, 2020, 5-8:30 pm

Phillips after 5


Phillips after 5 is a lively mix of art, entertainment, and live music on the first Thursday of the month. Food and beverages available for purchase.

 

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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 on the first Saturday of the month for a family-friendly playdate exploring galleries through hands-on activities.

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.

Mar 15, 2020, 4 PM

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SUNDAY CONCERTS

Nadia Sirota, Gabriel Cabezas & pianist (tba) viola, cello, and piano


New music powerhouse Nadia Sirota returns to the Phillips for a collaboration with cellist Gabriel Cabezas

Mar 15, 2020, 2-3 pm

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Family Program

Museum Stories Family Program


Explore works of art in special exhibition Riffs and Relations and create an artwork to take home.

Mar 19, 2020, 6:30 pm

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Conversations with Artists

Robin Rose Conversations with Artists


Robin Rose in conversation with Senior Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art Vesela Sretenović.

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