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

Weekly Mindfulness Session

Dec 21, 2017, 12pm Jan 4, 2018, 12pm 5 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 hov.org/mindfulness.   No RSVP required. Mindfulness Sessions are free and open to the public and occur weekly, rain or shine, at the Dorrance Sculpture Garden. If excessive heat or rain occurs, session will be held inside the Wolfswinkel ... (View more)

Slow Art and Mindfulness

Dec 28, 2017, 12pm Jan 25, 2018, 12pm 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Join us as we use art and guided meditation to connect to the moment and create a deeper understanding of artworks once per month. Take a little extra time to look, listen and relax your mind with our teams of museum educators and mindfulness guides. Presented in partnership with Hospice of the Valley, each session focuses on one work of art in the Museum, blending guided mindfulness practice with a deeper reflection of an individual artwork. Each week, we will explore a different artwork on view. Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn. Scientific studies show the practice of mindfulness can relieve anxiety, depression, pain, and stress and actually change ... (View more)

PhxArt Project: CityScape | Performance by SentiDos Dance

Dec 23, 2017, 5pm Dec 30, 2017, 5pm
From November 24 through January 7, Phoenix Art Museum will take over a retail space at the CityScape complex and will host a special installation, performances, pop-up shop, and more, during the annual CitySkate ice-skating event in downtown Phoenix. The space is called PhxArt Project: CityScape and we look forward to seeing you there!   This performance is organized and choreographed by Joan Rodriguez and Taimy Miranda. It is the first collaboration they will present as SentiDos Dance Project. It will include the participation of Stilo Dance, a company founded and directed by David Olarte who will be presenting a piece in the show. Joan and Taimy currently work with Stilo Dance as Artistic Directors / Chor... (View more)

Object of the Month: Our Lord, the One Who is Flayed

Dec 21, 2017, 11:30am Dec 28, 2017, 11:30am
Join docent Jim Aubey in a conversation about this iconic work, Nuestro Señor El Desollado (Our Lord, The One Who is Flayed) by Paul Pletka. This painting explores the blending of Spanish Catholicism with Native traditional religious beliefs, as well as trends in contemporary art with more traditional forms of image-making. Executed in the form of a triptych featuring thirty human figures, it is Pletka's largest and most complex painting to date.  Marshall and Hendler Galleries Free for Members Included with Museum Admission Image Credit Paul Pletka, Nuestro Señor el Desollado (Our Lord, The One Who is Flayed), 2004. Acrylic on canvas. Museum purchase with funds provided by the Western Art Associa... (View more)