Events

Our grantees offer many of the region’s most compelling and innovative cultural activities, from performances, to history and visual arts exhibitions, to community events, lectures and symposia.

6 Feb – 8 May 2017

The Barnes Foundation will host two educational classes on the history of performance art and urban exploration.

25 Feb – 22 May 2017

The Barnes presents a multi-part project that captures city life through a gallery exhibition, newly commissioned public installations and performances, and citizen-created photos and videos.

25 Feb – 6 Apr 2017

Interdisciplinary artist Wilmer Wilson IV will present his performance and sculpture work Channel.

15 Mar – 17 May 2017

The Barnes Foundation presents a series of artist lectures and gallery talks.

18 Mar – 9 Jul 2017

The Michener Art Museum presents an exhibition of painter and photographer Charles Sheeler’s little-known fashion photography created for Condé Nast between 1926 and 1931.

18 Mar – 15 Jun 2017

The Michener Art Museum presents a series of lectures and gallery talks exploring the connections between Sheeler’s experimentations in fashion and the industrial paintings and photographs that established his career.

20 Mar – 22 May 2017
20 Mar – 22 May 2017

The Barnes Foundation will screen a series of films depicting modern life in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

22 Mar – 22 Apr 2017
22 Mar – 22 Apr 2017

The Wilma Theater presents the world premiere of Adapt!, written by artistic director Blanka Zizka, and drawing on her personal experiences as a Czech émigré to the US in the 1970s.

25 Mar 2017

Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture presents a day-long public forum exploring stories of displacement.