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Ongoing Exhibitions

  • Fashioning Kimono: Art Deco and Modernism in Japan
    Through July 20, 2008
  • Turned and Thrown: English Pottery 1600-1820 from Local Collections
    Through July 27, 2008
  • Transcending the Literal: Photographs by Ansel Adams from the Collection
    Through August 17, 2008
  • Curious and Commonplace: European Popular Prints of the 1800s
    Through August 24, 2008
  • Imagining Cathay: Eighteenth-and early Nineteenth-Century Chinoiserie Textiles and Embroideries from the Collection
    Through Fall 2008
  • Precious Possessions: The American Craft Collection
    Through September 2008
  • Cornucopia: Recent Acquisitions of Japanese Art
    Through October 2008
  • Clay, Wood, + Paper: Materials for Korean Art
    Through Spring 2009
  • At Mount Pleasant: Lifestyle, Craftsmanship and Biography
  • New York Dada
  • Chinese Snuff Bottles from the Permanent Collection
  • Irish Silver

In the Video Gallery

  • Live Cinema/Carlos Amorales: Four Animations, Five Drawings, and a Plague
    July 13, 2008

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 The Philadelphia Museum of Art is located on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway at 26th Street. For general information, call (215) 763-8100.

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