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GALLERY IN A GARDEN, GARDEN IN A GALLERY: The Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia

Saturday, April 26, 2014

2:00 PM Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall

GALLERY IN A GARDEN, GARDEN IN A GALLERY:
The Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia
 
Tod Williams
Principal, Tod Williams Billie Tsien Architects
 
Saturday, April 26, 2 p.m.
In May 2012, the Barnes Foundation opened its downtown Philadelphia doors after a controversial move from its original home in suburban Merion. Tod Williams discusses the design for the new building, conceived as a “gallery in a garden and a garden in a gallery.”
 
Sponsored by the Dr. Coleman Mopper Memorial Endowment Fund in conjunction with the European Paintings Council and the Visiting Committee for European Sculpture and Decorative Arts