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.

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.

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.

13 Apr – 4 Jun 2017

The African American Museum in Philadelphia will present an exhibition of works originally commissioned for Scribe Video Center’s The Great Migration: A City Transformed (1916-30).

19–26 Apr 2017

Choral Arts Philadelphia presents the final installment of its concert series, 1734–1735: A Season in the Life of J.S. Bach.

21 Apr – 31 May 2017

As the culmination of its 18-month project, Historic Germantown presents a gallery exhibition of artworks created through the program’s various workshops and classes.

23 Apr – 29 Jun 2017

The Michener Art Museum presents a series music performances and dance workshops that capture the spirit of the 1920s.

26 Apr 2017

Jazz Bridge presents a performance featuring bassist Christian McBride and guitarist Monnette Sudler.

27–29 Apr 2017
27–29 Apr 2017

Choreographer and Pew Fellow Tania Isaac (2011) presents an iteration of her Center-funded discovery project open notebook: crazy beautiful.

29 Apr – 20 May 2017
29 Apr – 20 May 2017

The Barnes Foundation presents a series of artist-led walking tours in various Philadelphia neighborhoods that invite audiences to become contemporary flâneurs.