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August 21st, 2012
Advance Schedule of Exhibitions


  • Full Spectrum: Prints from the Brandywine Workshop
    September 7–November 25, 2012
  • Shipwreck! Winslow Homer and The Life Line
    September 22–December 16, 2012
    Press Preview: September 21, 2012
  • Learning from Frank Furness: Louis Sullivan in 1873
    October 6–December 30, 2012
    Press Preview: October 5, 2012
  • Ronaldus Shamask: Form, Fashion, Reflection
    October 6, 2012–March 10, 2013
  • Dancing Around the Bride: Cage, Cunningham, Johns, Rauschenberg, and Duchamp
    October 30, 2012–January 21, 2013
    Press Preview: October 26, 2012
  • Live Cinema/Manon de Boer: Resonating Surfaces—A Trilogy
    November 17, 2012–February 10, 2013
  • Double Portrait: Paula Scher and Seymour Chwast, Graphic Designers
    December 2, 2012–April 14, 2013
    Press Preview: November 30, 2012
  • The Roberta and Richard Huber Collection
    February–June, 2013
  • “Great and Mighty Things”: Outsider Art from the Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz Collection
    March–May 2013
  • CandyCoated Wonderland (working title)
    May–October 2013
  • Design for the Modern Child (working title)
    May–September 2013
  • Family Portrait (working title)
    May–September 2013
  • Witness: The Art of Jerry Pinkney
    July–September 2013
  • Fernand Léger and the Modern City
    October 2013–January 2014


  • Collab: Four Decades of Giving Modern and Contemporary Design
    Through October 21, 2012
  • Prom: Photographs by Mary Ellen Mark
    Through October 28, 2012
  • Notations: Sean Scully
    Through February 2013
  • Cy Twombly: Sculptures
    Through March 2013
  • Sol LeWitt: Lines in Four Directions in Flowers
    Through Summer 2014
  • The Anne d’Harnoncourt Sculpture Garden at the Philadelphia Museum of Art
  • Newly Restored Rodin Museum

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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