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June 29th, 2010
Advanced Schedule of Exhibitions through Spring 2012

Editors Please Note:

• The entire Museum will be open on holiday Mondays, including Monday, July 5, September 6 (Labor Day), and Monday, October 11 (Columbus Day). Mount Pleasant and Cedar Grove Park Houses, administered by the Philadelphia Museum of Art, will also be open. Click here for directions and more information on the Fairmount Park Houses.


  • Gifts from the Philadelphia Water Color Club
    September 25 - December 2010
  • To Love, Honor, and Obey? Stories of Italian Renaissance Marriage Chests
    Ongoing from July 3, 2010
  • Threaded Adornment: Four Centuries of English Embroidery
    July 10, 2010 through Spring 2011
  • Hanging Around: Modern and Contemporary Lighting from the Permanent Collection
    July 17 – October 10, 2010
  • An Eakins Masterpiece Restored: Seeing “The Gross Clinic" Anew
    July 24, 2010 - January 9, 2011
  • Porcelain for the Emperor: Chinese Ceramics of the Kangxi Reign (1662-1722)
    Ongoing from August 7, 2010
  • Picturing the West: Yokohama Prints 1859-1870s
    August 28 - November 14, 2010
  • Eakins on Paper: Drawings and Watercolors from the Collection
    September – December 2010
  • Desert Jewels: North African Jewelry and Photography from the Xavier Guerrand-Hermès Collection
    September 4 – December 5, 2010
  • Mark Cohen: Strange Evidence
    October 2010 – February 2011
  • Michelangelo Pistoletto: From One to Many, 1956 – 1974
    November 2, 2010 – January 17, 2011
  • Alessi: Ethical and Radical
    November 21, 2010 to April 10, 2011
  • Virtues and Vices: Moralizing Prints in the Low Countries, 1550-1600
    December 2010 – February 2011
  • The Peacock Male: Exuberance and Extremes in Masculine Dress
    January 22 – June 2011
  • George Inness in Italy
    February – May 2011
  • Paris through the Window: Marc Chagall and his Circle
    March 1 - July 10, 2011
  • Roberto Capucci: Art into Fashion
    March 16 – June 5, 2011
  • Rembrandt and the Face of Jesus
    August – October 2011
  • Van Gogh Up Close
    January – May 2012

Ongoing Exhibitions

  • Interactions in Clay: Contemporary Explorations of the Collection
    Through July 11, 2010
  • Water Work
    Through July 18, 2010
  • Visions of Venice: Eighteenth-Century Prints from the Collection
    Through July 18, 2010
  • Live Cinema/Histories in Motion: Jennifer Levonian, Martha Colburn, Joshua Mosley
    Through July 25, 2010
  • Kantha: The Embroidered Quilts of Bengal from the Hill and Sheldon Bonovitz Collection and the Stella Kramrisch Collection of the Philadelphia Museum of Art
    Through July 25, 2010
  • The Two Qalams: Islamic Arts of Pen and Brush
    Through August 2010

  • Arts of Bengal: Town, Temple, Mosque
    Through August 2010
  • Arts of Bengal: Wives, Mothers, Goddesses
    Through August 2010

  • John G. Johnson and the Theatrum Pictorium of David Teniers II
    Through Fall 2010
  • Plain Beauty: Korean White Porcelain
    Through September 26, 2010
  • Pleasures and Pastimes in Japanese Art
    Through January 2011
  • Art in Revolutionary Philadelphia
    Through Fall 2010
  • Notations/Forms of Contingency: New York and Turin, 1960s – 1970s
    Through September 26, 2010
  • Inspiring Fashion: Gifts from Designers Honoring Tom Marotta
    Through September 6, 2010
  • Flora and Fauna in Korean Art
    Through Spring 2011
  • Informed by Fire: Highlights of American Ceramics
    Through Spring 2011
  • A Glimpse of Paradise: Gold in Islamic Art
    Through Spring 2011
  • Monumental “Miniatures”: Large-scale Paintings from India, 1400-1900
    Through Spring 2011

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