The exhibition sheds new light on important figures in American Abstract Expressionist and Color Field painting who adapted aspects of Paul Klee’s art and ideology into their own development.
The project invites participants throughout America and beyond to write a letter to women in 20 years.
Selections from the permanent collection are always on view. Artworks from different eras and places are often juxtaposed and change often to suggest visual "conversations."
Jun 9 - Dec 7, 2015
May 28 - Oct 25, 2015
The Phillips Collection celebrates five years of contemporary art projects that have aesthetically and conceptually engaged with the museum’s collection and architecture in different ways.
Jun 6 - Sep 13, 2015
Featuring more than 130 photographs from the Phillips’s permanent collection, this exhibition explores how 20th-century photographers captured a sense of time, place, and experience in America.
May 21 - Sep 6, 2015
Presenting the exceptional gifts of American sculptors’ drawings, promised by Phillips trustee and art collector Linda Lichtenberg Kaplan.
Jun 9 - Sep 6, 2015
As part of the One-on-One series, three works by Carol Brown Goldberg are placed in conversation with Henri Matisse's Interior with Egyptian Curtain.
Jan 10 - Aug 9, 2015
Produced between 1954 and 1956, Jacob Lawrence’s Struggle series illustrates scenes from American history, chronicling events from the Revolutionary War through the great westward expansion of 1817.
October 30 - December 27, 2015
This exhibition features artwork by older adults from Iona's Wellness & Arts Center in collaboration with The Phillips Collection.
June 2 - July 31, 2015
The 2014–2015 Art Links to Learning: Museum-in-Residence program culminates in a Young Artists Exhibition showcasing student art from Takoma Education Campus' preschool through 5th grade classrooms.
March 16 - May 17, 2015
The 2014–2015 Art Links to Learning: Museum-in-Residence program culminates in a Young Artists Exhibition showcasing student art from the Inspired Teaching School preschool through 6th grade classrooms.
October 26 - December 7, 2014
Featuring artwork by older adults from Iona's Wellness & Arts Center in collaboration with the Phillips.