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

Object of the Month: "La Malinche" by Alfredo Ramos Martínez

Jun 29, 2017, 11:30am
Presented by Docent Julia Huston La Malinche (Young Girl of Yalala, Oaxaca) by Alfredo Ramos Martínez   La Malinche has a beautiful, mysterious face: what is her story? Learn the colorful history of this 16th century figure and her legendary role in the Spanish conquest of the Aztec Empire with Docent Julia Huston.   Lectures and gallery talks are free for Museum Members and included with Museum general admission unless otherwise noted. Advance general admission tickets are available at    Image: Alfredo Ramos Martínez, La Malinche (Young Girl of Yalala, Oaxaca), c. 1940. Oil on canvas. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Museum purchase with funds provided by t... (View more)

Slow Art + Mindfulness Summer Series

Jun 29, 2017, 12pm
Use art and guided meditation to connect to the moment and create a deeper understanding of artworks with our expanded series of mindfulness classes. Take a little extra time to look, listen and relax your mind with our teams of art 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.   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 the way you feel, think,... (View more)

CLOSED: The Museum Store

Jun 27, 2017, 10am
The Museum Store will be closed on Tuesday, June 27, for annual inventory. Orders can still be placed online, click here to shop the online store.  For questions and inquiries, contact The Museum Store at 602.257.2182 or

Make It!: Book as Art

Jun 28, 2017, 3:30pm
Make It! is a monthly, drop-in, hands on art-making activity for all. Each month features a different activity inspired by objects in the Museum’s collection or current exhibitions and collaborations with different local artists to create activities that introduce participants to new materials, perspectives and ways of connecting. Make It! is free and part of #PhxArtFamily and #FreeAfterThree programming (each Wednesday, general admission is free from 3pm-9pm). This month, discover bookmaking techniques and materials with Phoenix-based artist Kris Michael.  Draw inspiration from your favorite work of art to create your own mixed media book!   About the Artist                    ... (View more)