Member Events

 


Walking Tour: William Penn and the Planning of Philadelphia
Saturday, September 1st, 2:00-3:30pm
Historic Landmark Building

“A greene country towne, which will never be burnt and always wholesome,” is how William Penn described his progressive vision for the city of Philadelphia. Join Abby King, Manager of Public Programs at PAFA, on a walking tour, exploring Penn’s historic urban spaces and beyond, visiting iconic Philadelphia landmarks such as Rittenhouse Square, City Hall, and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. The tour is in conjunction with the ongoing summer exhibition, Infinite Spaces: Rediscovering PAFA’s Permanent Collection.

Register online or by calling the Membership Office at (215) 972-2077.

Cost: Free for PAFA Members


Members Make: Watercolors with James Toogood
Saturday, October 6th, 10:00am-1:00pm
Samuel M. V. Hamilton Building

Artist, author, and CE Faculty member James Toogood will present a hands-on demonstrations of the basics of watercolor painting including the selection of papers, brushes, and pigments as well as transparent and opaque painting methods. 

Register online or by calling the Membership Office at (215) 972-2077.

Cost: $10 Materials Fee


Behind the Scenes Events

Members at the Patron and Benefactor levels enjoy exclusive behind-the-scenes events that provide rare access to parts of PAFA's Museum and School of Fine Arts not accessbile to the public.

Check back soon for new event listings.


Make an Even Greater Impact

To increase your membership support and enjoy more benefits while making a greater impact at PAFA, please contact the Membership Office at 215-972-2077.

To register for any of these events, please contact the Membership Office at 215-972-2077 or send an email to membership@pafa.org.

  • <p>Beyond the Paint Members Opening</p>

    Beyond the Paint Members Opening

  • Annual Print Sale Members' Preview
    Annual Print Sale Members' Preview
  • Members Opening for David Lynch: The Unified Field
    Members Opening for David Lynch: The Unified Field
  • The Review Panel
    The Review Panel
  • <p>PAFA After Dark</p>

    PAFA After Dark