Through bold action and strategic investment, we endeavor to create a space for new ideas, diverse perspectives, and social connection. Philbrook recognizes that integral to our own mission is to seek out, learn from, and support those already engaged in community building efforts. Our own efforts toward creating a safe place for belonging, learning, inspiration, and fun begins with transparency and accountability to our institutional values.
Our Core Beliefs
Black Lives Matter
Museums make a commitment to collecting, sharing, and stewardship. What we collect and show becomes a reflection of our institutional values.Read More
Our Land Acknowledgement is not just a statement—it is one tangible action in a multifaceted and ongoing process working with Native people in our community.Read More
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
On June 5, 2020, Philbrook committed to completing an externally-guided Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion assessment.Read More