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Nina Diefenbach Named Deputy Director for Advancement at the Barnes Foundation

Thom Collins, the executive director and president of the Barnes Foundation, announced today that Nina McNeely Diefenbach has been named deputy director for advancement. Diefenbach comes to the Barnes after 34 years at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, where she served as vice … Read More


Books
Henri Matisse, The Dance, 1932–33, oil on canvas, installation view. PHOTO: ©2016 THE BARNES FOUNDATION; ART: ©2016 SUCCESSION H. MATISSE/ARTISTS RIGHTS SOCIETY (ARS), NEW YORK

Matisse in All His Glory: New Tome Chronicles the Artist’s Work at the Barnes Foundation

It’s easy to fall in love with a painting by Henri Matisse. It’s more difficult to explain what makes a Matisse great. The best and brightest have tried. Scores of scholars, curators, and critics have published copiously illustrated books and … Read More


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Martha Lucy Appointed Deputy Director and Curator of the Barnes Foundation

Philadelphia’s Barnes Foundation has named Dr. Martha Lucy deputy director for education and public programs as well as curator, Thom Collins, the museum’s executive director and president, announced today. The appointment takes effect immediately.In a statement, Collins said, “Martha is a … Read More


Reviews
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‘Yinka Shonibare: MBE Magic Ladders’ at Barnes Foundation

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Looking at Art
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Artists Take a Bite Out of Cézanne’s Apples

A show featuring the artist’s adventures with still life reveals why they have inspired successors over multiple generations Read More


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12 Museum-Worthy Power Suits from Around the World

To get to the top, you have to wear the right clothes Read More


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12 Trends Defining This Season’s Art-Museum Shows

Where to find the major retrospectives, provocative theme shows, and dazzling art-selfie destinations of the spring 2014 season Read More