First Friday at PhxArt: September 7, 2018

From 6–10 pm on the first Friday of each month, Phoenix Art Museum is open to the public with voluntary donation admission. Share your First Friday experience: @phxart #phxartff

This Frist Friday join us for:

More about The Whole Story: Part VII
This live storytelling show celebrates the nuances of our humanity through personal stories told from the Black perspective. Join Margot BriskyAlexus Rhone, James "JC" Collins, Yamanaane AliSamson Timmons and host, Rachel Eseoghene Egboro in celebrating the final show of The Whole Story's second season! Reserve or purchase tickets here. Space is limited, advanced purchase is recommended. Seating is first-come, first-seated. Doors to Whiteman Hall open at 7:00 pm. This event is PG-13.

More about Present Tense:
Present Tense: Selections from the Lenhardt Collection showcases artworks from the Lenhardt Collection by such masters of modern and contemporary as Shara Hughes, Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, Damien Hirst, and Louise Lawler to examine the juxtaposition of several generations of contemporary artists in order to understand how ideas and impulses are communicated over time. 

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Museum Policies
Help us create a safe environment for you and the art by remembering the following: 
 Artworks in the Museum are not to be touched.
 Food and drink (including water bottles) are not allowed in the Museum.
‣ Backpacks (large and small) are discouraged as they can damage the art. Shoulder bags are allowed.
 Click here to see all Museum Policies. 
Getting Here by the Light Rail
The closest station to the Museum is Number 10, McDowell & Central. Click here to download the metro light rail brochure, containing a full map, fare details and operating hours.
A limited amount of parking is available at the Museum. Paid parking is available north of the Museum at Central United Methodist Church from 5 pm-10 pm 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 available across the street from the 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.
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.
Image: Shara Hughes, Narnia, 2017. Oil and acrylic on canvas. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum. Purchased with funds provided by the Dawn and David Lenhardt Emerging Artist Acquisition Fund.


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