Return to Previous Page

April 6th, 2010
Advanced Schedule of Exhibitions through Fall 2011

Editors Please Note:

• The entire Museum will be open on holiday Mondays, including Monday, May 31 (Memorial Day), Monday, September 6 (Labor Day), and Monday, October 11 (Columbus Day). Mount Pleasant and Cedar Grove Park Houses, administered by the Philadelphia Museum of Art, will also be open on Monday, January 18. Click here for directions and more information on the Fairmount Park Houses.

• Focusing on the final three decades of his career, Late Renoir is the first exhibition to survey the achievement of the great Impressionist painter Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) during the last decades before his death. Some 80 of the artist's paintings, sculpture, and drawings will be on view, accompanied by a selection of works by Henri Matisse, Pablo Picasso, Pierre Bonnard, and others who were inspired by the master. Press preview June 11, 2010.

New and Upcoming Exhibitions

  • Art in Revolutionary Philadelphia
    April 17 through fall 2010
  • Visions of Venice: Eighteenth-Century Prints from the Collection
    April 24 – July 18, 2010
  • Notations/Forms of Contingency: New York and Turin, 1960s – 1970s
    April 24 – September, 2010
  • Live Cinema/Histories in Motion: Jennifer Levonian, Martha Colburn, Joshua Mosley
    April 30 – July 25, 2010
  • Water Work
    May 15 – July 18, 2010
  • Late Renoir
    June 17 – September 6, 2010
  • John G. Johnson and the Theatrum Pictorium of David Teniers II
    June 12 through fall 2010
  • Plain Beauty: Korean White Porcelain/Photographs by Bohnchang Koo
    June 19 – September 26, 2010
  • To Love, Honor and Obey? Stories of Italian Renaissance Marriage Chests
    Ongoing from July 3, 2010
  • Hanging Around: Modern and Contemporary Lighting from the Permanent Collection
    July 17 – October 10, 2010
  • An Eakins Masterpiece Restored: Seeing “The Gross Clinic” Anew
    July 24, 2010 – January 9, 2011
  • Picturing the West: Yokohama Prints 1859-1870s
    August 28 - November 14, 2010
  • Eakins on Paper: Drawings and Watercolors from the Collection
    September – December 2010
  • Desert Jewels: North African Jewelry and Photography from the Xavier Guerrand-Hermès Collection
    September 4– December 5, 2010
  • Mark Cohen: Strange Evidence
    Fall 2010
  • Michelangelo Pistoletto: From One to Many, 1956 – 1974
    November 2, 2010 – January 16, 2011
  • Michelangelo Pistoletto: Cittadellarte
    November 2, 2010 – January 16, 2011
  • Alessi: Ethical and Radical
    November 21, 2010 to April 10, 2011
  • Virtues and Vices: Moralizing Prints in the Low Countries, 1550-1600
    Winter 2010 – 2011
  • George Inness in Italy
    February – May, 2011
  • Paris through the Window: Marc Chagall and his Circle
    March - July 2011
  • Roberto Capucci
    March – May 2011
  • Rembrandt and the Face of Jesus
    August – October 2011

Ongoing Exhibitions

  • PHILAGRAFIKA 2010: The Graphic Unconscious—Works by Óscar Muñoz and Tabaimo
    Through April 11, 2010
  • Jun Kaneko
    Through April 18, 2010
  • Picasso and the Avant-Garde in Paris
    Through May 2, 2010
  • The Platinum Process: Photographs from the Nineteenth to the Twenty-First Century
    Through May 23, 2010
  • An Enduring Motif: The Pomegranate in Textiles
    Through spring 2010
  • Marcel Wanders: Daydreams
    Through June 13, 2010
  • Interactions in Clay: Contemporary Explorations of the Collection
    Through July 11, 2010
  • Kantha: The Embroidered Quilts of Bengal from the Hill and Sheldon Bonovitz Collection and the Stella Kramrisch Collection of the Philadelphia Museum of Art
    Through July 25, 2010
  • Inspiring Fashion: Gifts from Designers Honoring Tom Marotta
    Through summer 2010
  • Arts of Bengal: Wives, Mothers, Goddesses
    Through August 2010

  • The Two Qalams: Islamic Arts of Pen and Brush
    Through August 2010

  • Arts of Bengal: Town, Temple, Mosque
    Through August 2010
  • Pleasures and Pastimes in Japanese Art
    Through fall 2010
  • Flora and Fauna in Korean Art
    Through spring 2011
  • Informed by Fire: Highlights of American Ceramics
    Through spring 2011

The Philadelphia Museum of Art is among the largest museums in the United States, with a collection of more than 227,000 works of art and more than 200 galleries presenting painting, sculpture, works on paper, photography, decorative arts, textiles, and architectural settings from Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the United States. Its facilities include its landmark Main Building on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, the Perelman Building, located nearby on Pennsylvania Avenue, the Rodin Museum on the 2200 block of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, and two 18th-century houses in Fairmount Park, Mount Pleasant and Cedar Grove. The Museum offers a wide variety of activities for public audiences, including special exhibitions, programs for children and families, lectures, concerts and films.

For additional information, contact the Communications Department of the Philadelphia Museum of Art phone at 215-684-7860, by fax at 215-235-0050, or by e-mail at pressroom@philamuseum.org. The Philadelphia Museum of Art is located on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 26th Street. For general information, call (215) 763-8100.

Return to Previous Page