event · April 12-14

Anne d’Harnoncourt Symposium: Impressionism Around the World

Impressionism Around the World: Art and Globalization

How did a quintessentially French art movement become an international phenomenon? Leading scholars explore Impressionism’s global reach at the turn of the twentieth century.


Friday, April 12, 1:30–4:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 13, 10:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

Keynote Lecture

Friday, April 12, 5:00–7:00 p.m.

Closing Lecture: Opposition is True Friendship

Sunday, April 14, 2:00–3:00 p.m.

T. J. Clark, professor emeritus of Art History at University of California, Berkeley, gives a talk revisiting Impressionist artists Pissarro and Cézanne.

This program is organized by the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the History of Art Department of the University of Pennsylvania, and has been supported, in part, by the Sachs Program for Arts Innovation at the University of Pennsylvania and by the Center for American Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.


Perelman Building, Philadelphia Museum of Art
Fairmount Ave. & Pennsylvania Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19130 US