Member Events

Upcoming Member Events


Community Education

June 17, 2019 - 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Points of View Speaker Series: Hank Willis Thomas

Globally-renowned artist Hank Willis Thomas comes to Philadelphia for a lecture about his ground-breaking work as a conceptual artist and co-founder of the first-ever artist-driven super PAC, For Freedoms, a nation-wide initiative to promote civic engagement through the arts. Thomas often works with themes related to perspective, identity, commodity, media, and popular culture and in 2018, PAFA, added Thomas’s monumental afro pick, All Power to All People, to its collection of iconic American Art.

Cost: $15/ Free for Members.

Location: Rhoden Arts Center, Samuel M.V. Hamilton

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

Member Program

June 28, 2019 - 9:00am to 10:00am

Member Preview Mornings | From the Schuylkill to the Hudson

See the exhibition free and first with Brooke Davis Anderson, Edna S. Tuttleman Director of the Museum, and Dr. Anna Marley, Curator of Historical American Art, as your guides.

Cost: Members: Free

Location: Samuel M. V. Hamilton Building

Member Program

June 29, 2019 - 9:00am to 11:00am

Member Preview Mornings | From the Schuylkill to the Hudson

See the exhibition free and first with Brooke Davis Anderson, Edna S. Tuttleman Director of the Museum, and Dr. Anna Marley, Curator of Historical American Art, as your guides.

Cost: Members: Free

Location: Samuel M. V. Hamilton Building