Thursday, February 21, 2008

Director's Perspective

Degas to Diebenkorn: The Phillips Collects
February 21 at 6 pm and 7 pm

Enjoy a rare glimpse into museum collecting practices with The Phillips Collection's director Jay Gates. Gates discusses the importance to the collection of recent gifts and purchases, showing how these strengthen the collection and allow it to develop in new directions. Works by artists such as Edgar Degas, Paul Klee, and Elizabeth Murray are highlighted.

Free to members. Included in museum admission for non-members.

The Phillips Collection
1600 21st Street, NW
Washington, DC 20009

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