First Friday at Phoenix Art Museum

Every First Friday, Phoenix Art Museum offers free general admission and discounted special exhibition admission from 6 - 10PM. This month, join us to celebrate the grand opening of our latest special engagement exhibition, Past/Future/Present: Contemporary Brazilian Art from the Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo, with music and performances celebrating Brazilian culture!

Exhibition tickets are $5 and free for Members. Click here to avoid the lines and purchase tickets in advance!

The evening will feature music from Afro Baile's DJ Seduce, Clandestino's DJ Nico, and performances by SambAZ and Axe Capoeira!

Image: Marcelo Zocchio, Os cem (The One Hundred), 1997. Acrylic paint on photographs. Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo Collection, Gift of the Artist. Photo by Romulo Fialdini. 

Current Exhibitions

 Past/Future/Present: Contemporary Brazilian Art from the Museum of Modern Art, São PauloOpening Night
 Contemporary Forum Artists Grant Winners and Arlene and Morton Scult Artist Exhibition
 Virtue and Valor: Sikh Art and Heritage
• Good Sport
 Longer Ways to Go: Photography of the American Road
Video Crossings Series: Magdalena Fernández, 2iPM009
 Selections from the Schorr Collection
• Philip C. Curtis: The New Deal and American Regionalism
• Border Crossings: Mexico and the American Southwest

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Phoenix Art Museum is one of five Artlink Phoenix First Friday Trolley hubs. Park and enjoy the Museum then take the trolley tour and explore all the downtown Phoenix arts and culture destinations. The Museum is conveniently located by the Central and McDowell Valley Metro Lightrail station. 
  • Paid parking is available just north of Phoenix Art Museum at Central United Methodist Church from 5pm- 10pm on First Friday. The charge is $10 and can be paid using cash or credit card. Click here for an online map. 
  • Free overflow parking is also available across the street from Phoenix Art Museum at Central Arts plaza, on the 3rd and 4th floors of the parking garage on the southwest corner of Central Avenue and Palm Lane. Click here for an online map. 

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First Fridays at Phoenix Art Museum are generously supported by PetSmart.

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