ArtGrams: Jake Berthot

Detail of Jake Berthot's Lovella's Thing #jakeberthot

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Our Jake Berthot exhibition closes next week, and it looks like our visitors have enjoyed it! This month’s ArtGrams features your photos from the installation. Lots of great detail shots, thanks for sharing! Share and tag your photos in and around The Phillips Collection for a chance to be featured on the blog.

jake berthot at the phillips collection #jakeberthot #phillipscollection

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Jake Berthot, Skull. Oil on canvas. #thephillipscollection #art #culture #exposure #connor&charlie

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Jake Berthot, Green Oval (to Myron Stout) 1988

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Jake Berthot. Excellent solo show of his work. It's all about the paint.

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ArtGrams is a monthly series in which we feature our favorite Instagrammed pictures taken around or inspired by the museum. Each month, we’ll feature a different theme based on trends we’ve seen in visitor photos. Hashtag your images with #PhillipsCollection or tag your location for a chance to be featured.

ArtGrams: It’s in the Details


Closeup of Pierre-Auguste Renoir’s Luncheon of the Boating Party from Instagrammer @mariliazim

You’ve been taking advantage of that camera zoom and getting into the heart of the works on view at the Phillips. For this month’s ArtGrams, we’re sharing some of our favorite detail shots from visitors.


Detail shot of Per Kirkeby’s Untitled (2012) , a recent gift from art collector and dealer Michael Werner, by @elevenrivington


Instagrammer @rebecouli snapped a closeup of Mark Rothko’s Green and Maroon (1953)


Instagrammer @eyeofsi went beyond the frame for this detail shot of one of our fireplaces: “Tetris, seats, or retired fireplace?”


Detail of Annette Messager’s installation Mes petites effigies (My Little Effigies) (1989-90) by Instagrammer @jeffreysartfeed


Detail shot of Paul Klee’s Arab Song (1932) by Instagrammer @dantonlpz


Instagrammer @tuckerwonders zoomed in on this moment in Pierre-August Renoir’s Luncheon of the Boating Party


Wolfgang Laib’s wax room, a permanent installation at the Phillips, is a popular photo stop with visitors, but Instagrammer @goffashley’s closeup captures an exceptionally intimate perspective.