Roz M. Perry Memorial Lecture: Sovereignty, Nationhood, & North American Indigenous Art The canon of American art often erases the histories of indigenous peoples of North America. So how do we shift museum and art historical representations? This conversation between Jolene Rickard and Jami Powell considers these questions as well as issues of sovereignty and […]

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Julian Abele was one of the first Black architects to achieve prominence in the field. As senior designer for the office of Horace Trumbauer, Abele performed a pivotal role in the design and construction of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. In this virtual talk, landscape architect and author Dreck Wilson considers the nature and scope […]

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Megawords presents the Data Garden Quartet, the Museum’s first bio-reactive and plant-controlled work of art. Not sure what that means? Sam Cusumano breaks it down for you (although he has some competition from singing plants) source

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#Sunflowers LIVE was the first event of its kind which united art from around the world in a unique virtual experience. Visit the Philadelphia Museum of Art online: http://www.philamuseum.org/ PhilaMuseum on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/philamuseum Twitter: https://twitter.com/philamuseum Instagram: http://instagram.com/philamuseum Tumblr: http://philamuseum.tumblr.com/ source

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The museum’s landmark building has been transformed with community, Philadelphia, and you in mind. Watch this video to get a first look at our new spaces, then join us as we celebrate this exciting milestone. http://ow.ly/sqGF30rGW1h Subscribe for more from the Philadelphia Museum of Art on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/PhilaArtMuseum/ Visit the Philadelphia Museum of Art online: […]

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Meet Behrooz Salimnejad, Elaine S. Harrington Senior Conservator of Furniture and Woodwork, and learn more about his history and how his hands care for and contribute to our collections at the museum. Subscribe for more from the Philadelphia Museum of Art on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/PhilaArtMuseum/ Visit the Philadelphia Museum of Art online: http://www.philamuseum.org/ PhilaMuseum on: Facebook: […]

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Trace the origins of our city’s extraordinary creativity in our brand new Early American Art galleries. The 10,000-square-foot space has been installed to tell the story of how Philadelphia became the young nation’s cultural capital. Stroll through spacious, beautifully lit galleries—a highlight of the museum’s extensive renovation project. http://ow.ly/BWF730rIhIl Subscribe for more from the Philadelphia […]

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Artist Odili Donald Odita’s new mural “Walls of Change” is a bold and dynamic abstract wall painting that weaves together the history of the museum’s architectural and social history. Watch how the mural came together in this time-lapse video and see it in person in “New Grit: Art & Philly Now.” http://ow.ly/myC630rIH7j “Walls of Change,” […]

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“Let’s Look” videos support learning through play for children 3–5. Look and discover together through music, dance, close looking, and questioning. “Let’s Look: Lines” The artist Paul Klee once said, “a line is a dot that goes for a walk.” Wiggle and zigzag with us as we discover stripes of all types and lines of […]

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Go behind the scenes with Teresita Fernández as she installs her work, “Fire (United States of the Americas),” in the museum. http://ow.ly/SYbD30rJ33m Subscribe for more from the Philadelphia Museum of Art on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/PhilaArtMuseum/ Visit the Philadelphia Museum of Art online: http://www.philamuseum.org/ PhilaMuseum on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/philamuseum Twitter: https://twitter.com/philamuseum Instagram: http://instagram.com/philamuseum Tumblr: http://philamuseum.tumblr.com/ source

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