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 First Friday, be one of the first to see Ragnar Kjartansson: Scandinavian Pain and Other Myths.
Additionally, see Teotihuacan: City of Water, City of Fire for $5.
See Current Exhibitions
First Friday Evening Schedule:
Faces Places screening organized by The Loft Cinema | 7 pm
Song: To the Moon performed by Perry Allen, Greg Lloyd, Jordan Tompkins, Johnathan Robinson, and Allyson Wuenschel | 6–10 pm
Passing Through My Room, Part 1 choreographed by Nicole Olson and performed by Ashley Baker, Shaniece Brazwell, Priscilla Campa, Alan Khoutakoun,Travis Richardson, and Nicole Olson | 7 pm & 8 pm
Life drawing facilitated by Matt Dickson | 6–9 pm
Monsoon in C by Greg Lloyd (music), Ark Calkins (videography), with Megyn Neff (violin) | 6–10 pm
No-host bar | 6–10 pm
To learn more about The Loft, visit their Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram pages.
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: Ragnar Kjartansson, The Visitors (detail), 2012. Nine-channel video. Restricted gift of the Diane and Bruce Halle Foundation to Phoenix Art Museum, The Art Institute of Chicago, and The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. © 2012, Ragnar Kjartansson. All rights reserved. © 2012, Ragnar Kjartansson. All rights reserved.