The Director's Table

Join Brooke Davis Anderson, Edna S. Tuttleman Director of the Museum plus a special guest for a private evening of art, food, and wine after hours.

Offering a unique opportunity for intimate conversation with up to 12 guests, these events will bring renowned artists and thinkers to the table for laughter, insight and an interrogation of issues important to them and to you.


Upcoming Events

Price includes wine and dinner at a fine Philadelphia restaurant. Space is limited and reservations are required.

 

Community Education

March 23, 2019 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm

The Director's Table with Alison Saar

After growing up in a family of artists, Alison Saar has embarked on an astonishing career as an artist, moving freely and seamlessly from the deeply personal to more political work, particularly dealing with the history of race in America. Saar’s ability to make work that speaks to history, race and mythology in a time of political turmoil will provide a starting point for conversation when you take your seat at this Director’s Table event.

Cost: $100 / $90 PAFA Members

Location: Meet in PAFA's Museum Lobby

Community Education

June 17, 2019 - 7:30pm to 10:00pm

The Director's Table with Hank Willis Thomas

Curator of Contemporary Art Jodi Throckmorton has said that “Hank Willis Thomas is one of the most exciting artists working today,” a tribute echoed by the contemporary art world’s embrace of his growing body of work. Thomas’s investigations of the flow of images that comprise American culture, particularly as they relate to race, gender and cultural identity will provide a starting point for conversation when you take your seat at this Director’s Table event.

Cost: $100 / $90 PAFA Members

Location: Meet in the lobby of the Samuel M.V. Hamilton Building