French Art in Philadelphia

Explore one of the largest collections of French art, sculpture, and architecture outside of Paris and enjoy an exclusive after-hours tour of the Barnes Foundation.

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 Gallery at The Barnes Foundation, Philadelphia. Credit: R. Kennedy for GPTMC  Masterpieces on view at The Barnes Foundation  Rodin’s <i>The Thinker</i> at the Rodin Museum in Philadelphia. Credit: R. Kennedy for GPTMC  The modern architecture of The Barnes Foundation/Philadelphia  Philadelphia Museum of Art. Credit: B. Krist for GPTMC  Paul Cézanne, French, 1839–1906. <i>The Card Players (Les Joueurs de cartes)</i>, 1890–1892 Credit: The Barnes Foundation © 2012  Philadelphia’s dramatic skyline. Credit: B. Krist for GPTMC


Bill Kloss

Bill Kloss

Sep 22 - 25, 2014

Bill Kloss is an art historian who has led over 100 tours for Smithsonian Journeys and our travelers continually look to him for new insight into the world of American and European art. He has written and contributed to books on the fine art collections of the White House, the Department of State, the U.S. Senate, and the Smithsonian American Art Museum. Since 1990, he has served on the Committee for the Preservation of the White House, appointed by President George H. W. Bush and reappointed by President Bill Clinton and President George W. Bush. Bill earned his B.A. in English and his M.A. in art history from Oberlin College, and was a Teaching Fellow at the University of Michigan. After two years in Rome as a Fulbright Scholar, Bill taught at the University of Virginia before settling in Washington, D.C.