This exhibition pairs two monumental paintings created 400 years apart—one by Artemisia Gentileschi, an Italian artist and one of the most successful female painters of the 17th century, and the second by Kehinde Wiley, a Black American contemporary artist celebrated for his recontextualization of Old Master paintings. The subject, Judith and Holofernes, appears repeatedly throughout… Continue reading Slay: Artemisia Gentileschi & Kehinde Wiley
Romare Bearden (1911–1988) was an artist of social conscience and action. Drawing on his own experiences, Bearden created narratives that reflect both the nostalgic rural North Carolina of his childhood and the vibrant urban life of places like Pittsburgh and Harlem. Bearden spent portions of his youth with his grandparents in Pittsburgh, graduating from Peabody… Continue reading Romare Bearden
Grow Pittsburgh's Annual Seedling Sale features over 150 varietals of perennial & annual herbs, fruits, vegetables, and flowers! All seedlings are grown according to organic standards. Browse the 2022 Grow Pittsburgh Plant Sale Catalog before your visit to the Frick Greenhouse. Varietals are subject to availability, and peppers are not available at the Frick this… Continue reading Grow Pittsburgh Seedling Sale
Create a personalized collage in the style and technique of Romare Bearden. Pittsburgh-based artist and teacher Alison Zapata will lead each of these stand-alone, two-hour workshops, where you will explore color and shape, music and movement, and storytelling methods, while also learning about the life of Bearden.
Summer Fridays are back at the Frick June 17, July 22, August 19, and September 2. Join us for live music, food trucks, artmaking, and family fun on the beautiful Frick lawns! See the full season schedule below. While you're here, don't miss Romare Bearden: Artist as Activist and Visionary at The Frick Art Museum.… Continue reading Summer Fridays at the Frick!