Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Philadelphia Museum of Art Old Masters Now


Philadelphia Museum of Art
Last Chance
Old Masters Now: Celebrating the Johnson Collection
Through February 19
After a hundred years of care and study, we’re taking a fresh look at the John G. Johnson Collection. Exploring familiar faces and some works we think will become your new favorites, you’ll see this collection like never before.

Who is John G. Johnson?
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Last Chance
Old Masters Now: Celebrating the Johnson Collection
Through February 19
After a hundred years of care and study, we’re taking a fresh look at the John G. Johnson Collection. Exploring familiar faces and some works we think will become your new favorites, you’ll see this collection like never before.
Textiles
John G. Johnson at Home
See how a Gilded Age collector decorated his home and examine Johnson’s collection of Renaissance textiles and embroideries.
Sculpture
Charm and Distinction: Sculpture from the Johnson Collection
Rarely seen sculptures that reveal the eclectic tastes of a turn-of-the-century Philadelphia collector.
Talks
Inside Look
February 14, 6:00–6:30 p.m.
Join Teresa Lignelli, The Aronson Senior Conservator of Paintings, for a conversation about the recently restored Portrait of Archbishop Filippo Archinto.
See all current exhibitions.
Fall in Love with Rodin
The Kiss
Rodin Museum
Discover what passion looks like in the hands of a master sculptor. This installation explores the artist’s intimate and powerful depictions of romantic love. Rodin Museum admission is always Pay What You Wish. 
Chef Demo
For Chocolate Lovers
February 14, 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Looking for something romantic to do on Valentine's Day? How about a special chef demo of chocolaty desserts? Reservations required. $55 ($50 members); includes Museum admission.
Extended Hours
Rodin Museum
February 14,
10:00 a.m.–8:45 p.m.
Bring your sweetheart to the Rodin Museum during extended evening hours this Valentine's Day. Add a bit of artistry to this romantic day with stories behind some of the master's most passionate works.
Shopping
Artfully Yours
Give your special someone a gift that's as unforgettable as they are. Whether shopping for an art enthusiast, a fashionista, or a master-chef-in-the-making, you can find countless ways via our online store to say those three little words.
Object Lessons
Destination: Philadelphia
Classes start Feb. 14 & 15
Discover how art treasures were brought to the City of Brotherly Love in this art history course in the galleries. Choose Wednesdaymornings or Thursday afternoons. $125 ($100 members).
Trolley Tours
Peale & Washington's World
February 18, 1:00 p.m.
Explore The Art of the Peales and learn of the family's close connection to George Washington. Then head over to Cedar Grove and Woodford Mansion to see the homes of their political friends and foes. $40 ($32 members).
Final Friday
King Britt Presents “The Missed Guided Tour”
February 23, 5:00–8:45 p.m.
This Final Friday experience the vision, connections, and expertise of producer, musician, and musical maverick King Britt. Free after admission.
See a full calendar of What's On this season.
We will be closed Thurs., Feb. 8, due to the Eagles Super Bowl Victory Parade.
We will be open Mon., Feb. 19, in celebration of Presidents' Day.
2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130
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