1. Questions of Practice: Barnes Foundation’s Thom Collins on Unpacking the Museum’s Collection Through Performance


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    We asked Thom Collins, director and president of the Barnes Foundation, about the role of performance within the museum. “We have historically not done so much in terms of unpacking all of the…

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    • Questions of Practice: Curator Lee Tusman on Curating Performance


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      In conjunction with "Room 21," a site-specific musical performance piece created by composer Jace Clayton at the Barnes Foundation, we asked project curator Lee Tusman how he thinks about…

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      • Questions of Practice: Composer Jace Clayton and Barnes Director Thom Collins on the Making of "Room 21"


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        On September 9, the Barnes Foundation will premiere "Room 21," a new musical performance piece created by composer Jace Clayton and curated by Lee Tusman. In advance of the performance,…

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        • Arts & Entertainment: The Barnes Foundation


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          After more than 94 years, The Barnes Foundation is still proudly carrying out founder Albert C. Barnes' mission "to the advancement of education and the appreciation of the fine arts."…

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          • Cezanne Uncovered


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            During a paper conservation treatment, the Barnes Foundation discovered two unfinished sketches—one graphite and one watercolor— on the reverse sides of two watercolors by Cézanne,…

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            • Marion Ramírez & Jung Woong Kim ---Vining Branch Dance, with Harold E. Smith


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              Excerpts from Marion Ramírez and Jung Woong Kim's vining duet from Branch Dance @ The Barnes, during the opening reception of the 2013 national Dance USA Conference at The Barnes Foundation,…

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              • The Barnes Foundation Opening - 36 Hours in Philly


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                The Barnes Foundation finally made their beleaguered move to the city of Philadelphia. Although there was certainly controversy, and many Philly friends repeatedly told us to go, this was our fist…

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                • Tod Williams e Billie Tsien


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                  Os arquitetos norte-americanos, autores de projetos como o novo campus da Fundação Barnes, na Filadélfia, e o American Folk Art Museum, em Nova York, estiveram recentemente em…

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