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Film & Performance
July 18, 7pm
CF's Summer Film Series: Exit Through The Gift Shop

Paris Fashion Salon Series: The New Fashion Creators and the brand

Aug 3, 2016, 6pm
In anticipation of Phoenix Art Museum’s fall fashion exhibition featuring the Emphatics Archive, Jacquie Dorrance Curator of Fashion Design, Dennita Sewell will host a summer salon series about the history of Paris fashion. From the traditions of the grand couturiers to the evolution of the international fashion brand, this series explores the designers who made Paris the the most powerful and prestigious fashion capital in the world. Examination of works from the fashion design collection will conclude each lecture. August 3, 6pm Whiteman Hall The New Fashion Creators and the brand Thierry Mugler, Jean Paul Gaultier, Alexandar  This event is free and open to the public; RSVP required. Click here to reserve tickets. Image Credit... (View more)

Mindfulness Sessions

Aug 4, 2016, 12pm Aug 11, 2016, 12pm 2 More Engagement(s) Available
Scientific studies show the art of Mindfulness can relieve anxiety, depression, pain, and stress and actually change the way you feel, think, work and play by opening new pathways in the brain.  Learn how to focus on the present and live in the moment.  Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn. To learn more about Hospice of the Valley Mindfulness classes or to register, call (602) 530-6900 or visit Mindfulness Sessions are weekly on Thursdays and are rain or shine. If excessive heat or rain occurs, session will be held inside the Wolfswinkel Education Center.

First Friday at Phoenix Art Museum

Aug 5, 2016, 6pm
Every First Friday, Phoenix Art Museum offers free general admission and discounted special exhibition admission from 6pm-10pm.    Escape the heat and join us inside the Museum where it's always 72 degrees. This is the last weekend to view our fashion exhibition. See it for free tonight! Current exhibitions: Edward Burtynsky: WATER (discounted admission is $5 for adults, $3 for youth ages 6 - 17) Here and Abroad: Photographs by David Taylor Defining Moments: 50 Years of Fashion at Phoenix Art Museum closes August 7   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 do... (View more)

Object of the Month: Madame Koch and Her Children by Julius Rolshoven

Aug 6, 2016, 11:30am Aug 18, 2016, 11:30am 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Object of the Month: Madame Koch and Her Children by Julius Rolshoven In 1899 an influential critic wrote of this family portrait: “So vivid is its scheme of color, so sure its drawing, and so triumphant its technique that it ‘comes down to you’ from almost any point in the room.” Join Docent Harriet Kaplan for an intimate visit with the Koch family. Image credit: Julius Rolshoven, American, 1858-1930. Madame Koch and Her Children, 1898. Oil on canvas. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Ellen and Howard C. Katz in honor of the Museum's 50th Anniversary.