Gala Events

41st Annual Craft Show Exhibition and Sale

Philadelphia, PA – From Thursday, November 9 through Sunday, November 12, 2017, The Craft Show Committee and The Women’s Committee of the Philadelphia Museum of Art will present the 41st annual Craft Show. This premier exhibition and sale of contemporary American craft, held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center in Philadelphia, includes 195 of the best craft artists in the United States, selected from more than 1,000 applicants.

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Boutique On The Balcony

Great Stair Hall Balcony, Philadelphia Museum of Art

A shopping event unlike any other featuring twenty-five select exhibitors offering one-of-a-kind gifts, including jewelry, fashion and housewares. Free after Museum admission. Presented by The Women’s Committee of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. This event is on hold until further notice.

Past Gala Events…

The Women’s Committee has organized gala openings to previous Special Exhibits such as:

  • Discovering the Impressionists: Paul Durand-Ruel and the New Painting
  • Treasures from Korea: Arts and Culture of the Joseon Dynasty, 1392-1910
  • Late Renoir Gala
  • Fiesta for Frida Kahlo — View event photographs.
  • The Splendors of Rome
  • Degas and the Dance
  • Shocking! The Art and Fashion of Elsa Schiaparelli
  • Manet and the Sea
  • Salvador Dali
  • Andrew Wyeth, Memory and Magic