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THE BARNES FOUN­DA­TION  Es­tab­lished by Al­bert C. Barnes in 1922 to “pro­mote the ad­vance­ment of ed­u­ca­tion and the ap­pre­ci­a­tion of the fine arts and hor­ti­cul­ture,” the Barnes holds a su­perb col­lec­tion of Im­pres­sion­ist, post-Im­pres­sion­ist and ear­lyModern paint­ings, as well ex­ten­sive col­lec­tions rang­ing from African sculp­ture to an­tiq­ui­ties from Europe and Asia. The Barnes’ orig­i­nal home in a nearby sub­urb is home to the Barnes Ar­bore­tum and hor­ti­cul­ture pro­gram. This month: “Live and Life Will Give You Pic­tures: Mas­ter­works of French Pho­tog­ra­phy, 1890-1950,” through Jan. 9. Tick­ets: $10-25. Open W-M 10 am-5 pm. www.bar­nes­foun­da­tion.org. 2025 Ben­jamin Franklin Park­way, 215.278.7200. IN­STI­TUTE OF CON­TEM­PO­RARY ART On the Uni­ver­sity of Penn­syl­va­nia cam­pus, this mod­ern mu­seum fea­tures cut­ting-edge ex­hibits of con­tem­po­rary and provoca­tive vis­ual art, plus artist talks, lec­tures, films and tours. This month: “The Free­dom Prin­ci­ple: Ex­per­i­ments in Art and Mu­sic, 1965 to Now,” and “End­less Shout,” through March 19. Free. Open W 11 am-8 pm, Th-F 11 am- 6 pm, Sa-Su 11 am-5 pm. www.icaphila.org. 118 S. 36th St., 215.898.7108. of Im­pres­sion­ism? Dis­rup­tion & In­no­va­tion in Art,” Nov. 12-Feb. 26; “Jonathan Hertzel: When Sparks Fly,” through Dec. 31; “Shift­ing the Lim­its: Robert Eng­man’s Struc­tural Sculp­ture,” through Feb. 5. Tick­ets: $8-18. Open Tu-F 10 am- 4:30 pm, Sa 10 am-5 pm, Su noon-5 pm. www. mich­en­er­mu­seum.org. 138 S. Pine St., Doylestown, PA, 215.340.9800. PENN­SYL­VA­NIA ACAD­EMY OF THE FINE ARTS  This Na­tional His­toric Land­mark houses Amer­ica’s first art mu­seum and art school, as well as one of the world’s largest col­lec­tions of Amer­i­can art, in­clud­ing works by Charles Will­son Peale, Thomas Eakins, Mary Cas­satt, and Max­field Par­rish. This month: “World War I and Amer­i­can Art,” Nov. 4-April 9; “Fer­nando Orel­lana: His Study of Life,” through Nov. 6; “Cas­sils,” Nov. 19-March 5; “Dot, Dash, Dis­solve: Drawn from the JoAnn Gon­za­lez Hickey Col­lec­tion” and “Ben Volta: Pat­tern Process,” through Nov. 20; “Thomas Eakins: Pho­tog­ra­pher,” through Jan. 29. Tick­ets: $8-15. Open Tu, Th-F 10 am-5 pm, W 10 am-9 pm, Sa-Su 11 am-5 pm. www.pafa.org. 118-128 N. Broad St., 215.972.7600. PHILADEL­PHIA MU­SEUM OF ART “Art Af­ter 5” with live mu­sic and cock­tails. This month: “Clas­si­cal Splen­dor: Painted Fur­ni­ture for a Grand Philadel­phia House,” through Jan. 1; “Bruce Nau­man: Con­trap­posto Stud­ies, I through VII,” and “Paint the Rev­o­lu­tion: Mex­i­can Modernism, 1910-1950,” through Jan. 8. Tick­ets (grants ac­cess for two con­sec­u­tive days to the main build­ing, Perel­man Build­ing, the Rodin Mu­seum, and His­toric Houses Mt Pleas­ant and Cedar Grove): $14-20, $18 se­niors. Com­pli­men­tary shut­tle avail­able be­tween main build­ing, Perel­man build­ings, and Rodin Mu­seum. Pay what you wish on first Sun­day of month and ev­ery Wed­nes­day af­ter 5 pm. Open Tu, Th and Sa-Su 10 am-5 pm; W and F 10 am-8:45 pm. www. phil­a­mu­seum.org. 2600 Ben­jamin Franklin Pkwy., 215.763.8100.

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