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The Artist Sees Differently Modern Still Lifes from The Phillips Collection

The Artist Sees Differently
Modern Still Lifes from The Phillips Collection

January 27 through April 29

Landscapes Behind Cézanne

Landscapes Behind Cézanne

February 24 through May 13, 2018

The Artist Sees Differently: Modern Still Lifes from The Phillips Collection Jean Négulesco, Romanian-American, 1900–1993. Still Life, 1926. Oil on cardboard on wood panel. The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC, Acquired by 1930
Exhibition

The Artist Sees Differently: Modern Still Lifes from The Phillips Collection

January 27, 2018
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April 29, 2018
Migration and Material Alchemy Chinese, Book from the Sky (Tianshu)
Gallery Highlights

Migration and Material Alchemy

On view in the Marquand Mather Court

Photography and Belonging
Gallery Highlights

Photography and Belonging

On view February 24 through September 30, 2018

Changing the Conversation: African Interventions
Gallery Highlights

Changing the Conversation: African Interventions

Installed from February through June 2018 in the Museum’s European and Medieval galleries

Migrations

Migrations is a Princeton community collaboration including over thirty regional nonprofit organizations, as well as several Princeton University departments and programs, investigating the far-reaching theme of migrations from February through May 2018. 

Earning the Public's Trust | Director's Letter Winter 2018

A number of my columns share an underlying theme—the ways in which museums operate in the public trust. In an age in which public trust in institutions seems perpetually on the decline, it is a happy thing that in many studies, museums have done a better job than other types of institutions at holding on to the trust placed in us. 

Collecting African American Art

In acquiring prints and drawings by African American artists, the goal has been to provide a rich cross section of figurative and abstract images that explore the black experience from a variety of perspectives, past and present.

The Artist Sees Differently: Modern Still Lifes from the Phillips Collection

This exhibition of thirty-eight paintings from the Phillips Collection in Washington, DC, founded by the collector Duncan Phillips and his wife, the painter Marjorie Acker Phillips, offers a survey of the modernist still life, with works by European and American masters such as Paul Cézanne, Georges Braque, Pablo Picasso, Marsden Hartley, Milton Avery, and Georgia O’Keeffe.