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Enjoy everything the Museum has to offer—at your own pace and price every Wednesday night. Admission is Pay What You Wish from 5:00 to 8:45 p.m.

You Can

  • Relax. Dhyana Yoga offers two classes per week.
  • Refresh. The Balcony Café is open late, serving fresh snacks, coffee and tea, and wine and beer.
  • Get inspired. Explore the collection in a casual and playful atmosphere.


Voices in the Family presents Creativity: Life From the Inside Out by WHYY, Inc.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Seminar Room
Paid tickets required
$20 adults, $10 Museum and WHYY members

​Explore the psychological role of creativity through the lives of artists with Dr. Dan Gottlieb. He’ll look at Van Gogh’s struggle with mental illness and the emotional support that this legendary artist received from his brother.

Joining Dr. Dan:

Deborah Heiligman is a National Book Award finalist. Her new book Vincent and Theo: The Van Gogh Brothers is due out in April.

Jennifer Thompson is the PMA Gloria and Jack Drosdick Curator of European Painting and Sculpture and Curator of the John G. Johnson Collection

Sara Steele is a Philadelphia-based Artist and Activist

This event will be taped for a Voices in the Family Special to broadcast on WHYY FM.

Yoga
Wednesday Nights at 6:00 and 7:00 p.m.
Free after Pay What You Wish admission
First come first served, space is limited.

Practice your poses with Dhyana Yoga. Class size varies.

Wednesday Nights are “Pay What You Wish” Museum Admission

Watercolor Sketch
Wednesday, March 1, 2017
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location: Great Stair Hall
Free after Pay What You Wish admission

Take a moment to stop and sketch the roses, drawing inspiration from a large scale still life in the Museum's Great Stair Hall. Inspired by both American Watercolor in the Age of Homer and Sargent and the upcoming PHS Philadelphia Flower Show, Holland: Flowering the World, join us for an evening of watercolor sketching. No reservations required; all ability levels welcome.

In the Artist’s Voice
Location: Skylit Atrium
Paid tickets required
$5 (free for members); includes Museum admission

Talk about art with the people who make it.

  • Jitish Kallat
    • Wednesday, March 1, 2017, Starts at 6:30 p.m.
      ​Join artist Jitish Kallat and poet Sonia Sanchez for a conversation inspired by his poignant and immersive installation Covering Letter.

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