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Sep 18, 2019, 3:30pm

Art & Legacy Seminar: Building Your Collection: Researching, Archiving, Protecting

Nov 12, 2019, 11:30am
Art & Legacy Seminar Building Your Collection: Researching, Archiving, Protecting Tuesday, November 12, 2019 11:30 am – 2:00 pm 11:30 am Check in | 12:00 pm Seminar Phoenix Art Museum, Singer Hall   $20 Individual | $30 per couple Free for 21st Century Society members Includes lunch and coffee social   The Fifth Annual Seminar in the Art and Legacy Planning Series   Building a meaningful art collection is a purposeful and directed long-term commitment. This seminar will help you learn to effectively research, evaluate, and select artworks, with the goal of creating a cohesive collection of your own. Join David Lenhardt, Vice Chair of the Board of Trustees of Phoenix Art Museum, as h... (View more)

Lenhardt Emerging Artist Lecture Series: Arcmanoro Niles

Nov 13, 2019, 7pm
Lenhardt Emerging Artist Lecture Series: Arcmanoro Niles   Join us for the second Lenhardt Emerging Artist Lecture Series featuring Brooklyn-based  figurative painter Arcmanoro Niles, a contemporary artist known for his highly saturated portraits of family members, friends, or himself placed within a domestic setting.   Guests can also see Niles’s work entitled Does A Broken Home Become a Broken Family (2019), which was recently acquired by the Museum as part of the Dawn and David Lenhardt Contemporary Art Initiative, on view in the 60th Anniversary exhibition, The Past Decade.   About the artist:   Arcmanoro Niles (b. 1989, Washington, D.C.) earned a BFA from Pennsylvania Academy ... (View more)

A Very Long History of Chinese Jade (in about 45 minutes)

Nov 13, 2019, 12pm
The use of jade for creating objects of ritual and adornment dates back five millennia in China. Join us to learn more about its purpose and symbolism, highlighted by works on view, including a recent acquisition funded by the Asian Arts Council. The speaker is Janet Baker, Ph.D. Curator of Asian Art at Phoenix Art Museum. Free for Members, included with General admission. 

Arizona Costume Institute 2nd Wednesday Lunch and Lecture

Nov 13, 2019, 11:30am
Arizona Costume Institute 2nd Wednesday Lunch and Lecture   Guest Speaker Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell, author of Worn on This Day: The Clothes That Made History Explore the fascinating history of fashion one day at a time as historian, curator, and journalist Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell presents her new book, Worn On This Day: The Clothes That Made History (Running Press). Beginning on January 1st (with a pair of New Year's outfits from the Phoenix Art Museum's collection) and ending on December 31st, Worn On This Day looks at garments worn on monumental occasions across centuries and continents, offering capsule fashion histories of everything from space suits to wedding gowns, sports uniforms, coronation robes, and armor. In ever... (View more)