Staff Picks

Staff Picks

  • Philadelphia: Portraits of the City, box and book Philadelphia: Portraits of the City, front cover

    Philadelphia: Portraits of the City

    $65.00
    "Our Philadelphia, as is all our history, is made of these moments:  photographs and stories. And in our effort to find and delineate these  moments we also recognized that we approached a sense of place. Circling  ever closer to a shared...
    $65.00
  • Book cover of Horace Pippin, American Modern Interior of book Horace Pippin, American Modern

    Horace Pippin, American Modern

    $50.00
    By Anne Monahan West Chester, PA's own Horace Pippin was arguably the most successful African American artist of his day. Pippin (1888–1946) taught himself to paint in the 1930s and quickly  earned international renown for depictions of World War I,...
    $50.00
  • Cover of book Young Gifted and Black: A New Generation of Artists Interior of book Young Gifted and Black: A New Generation of Artists

    Young Gifted and Black: A New Generation of Artists

    $49.95
    This book surveys the work of a new generation of Black artists, and also features the voices of a diverse group of curators who are on the cutting edge of contemporary art. As mission-driven collectors, Bernard I. Lumpkin and Carmine D. Boccuzzi have...
    $49.95
  • Cover of Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas Interior of Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas

    Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas

    $45.00
    By Timothy Rub and Amanda Sroka In a sustained exploration of the possibilities of abstraction, Sean  Scully (b. 1945) has created a rich body of work throughout his 50-year  career. Sean Scully: The Shape of Ideas sets his entire output...
    $45.00
  • Front of Faith Ringgold Interior of Faith Ringgold

    Faith Ringgold

    $29.95
    Famed for her narrative quilts and her brightly colored paintings of  African American life, New York artist Faith Ringgold has  consistently challenged perceptions of identity and gender inequality  through the lenses of the feminist and...
    $29.95
  • Vintage Philadelphia Postcards 2021 Wall Calendar front Vintage Philadelphia Postcards 2021 Wall Calendar

    Vintage Philadelphia Postcards 2021 Wall Calendar

    $26.00
    Did you know Philadelphia was such a beautiful and scenic city?  This exclusive wall calendar has twelve vintage views of the architectural and cultural icons of the city.  The Benjamin Franklin Parkway opened in 1918 as Philadelphia's answer...
    $26.00
  • Front of book Bauhaus Ballet Interior of book Bauhaus Ballet

    Bauhaus Ballet

    $24.99
    By Gabby Dawnay       Watch the dancers as they leap, spin and kick their way through this  beautiful pop–up book. Inspired by the eccentric and innovative Bauhaus  Triadic Ballet, this gorgeous book explores colors,...
    $24.99
  • Vintage Philadelphia Postcard Notecard Set, cards and envelope with pen Vintage Philadelphia Postcard Notecard Set, cards and envelopes

    Vintage Philadelphia Postcard Notecard Set

    $22.00
    Greetings from Philadelphia!   This notecard set features 2 quality reproduction vintage postcard images of Philadelphia landmarks and the Museum.  The perfect notecard to catch up or say thank you from Philadelphia. Museum exclusive 8...
    $22.00
  • Cover of book Let's Talk About Modern Art Interior of book Let's Talk About Modern Art

    Let's Talk About Modern Art

    $20.00
    By Alisa Wismer The world is filled with all kinds of different art! In this book we're  going to take a closer look at modern art. From the bright colors to  bold and modern shapes, we'll learn about some of the most famous modern...
    $20.00