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

Featured Events


Making a Photographer: The Early Work of Ansel Adams Book Talk and Signing with Dr. Rebecca A. Senf

Mar 28, 2020, 1pm
One of the most influential photographers of his generation, Ansel Adams (1902–1984) is famous for his dramatic photographs of the American West. While many of Adams’s images are now iconic, his early work has remained largely unknown. In this first monograph dedicated to the beginnings of Adams’s career, Rebecca A. Senf argues that these early photographs are both crucial to understanding Adams’s artistic development and offer new insights into many aspects of the artist’s mature oeuvre.   Drawing on copious archival research, Senf traces the first three decades of Adams’s photographic practice—beginning with an amateur album made during his childhood and culminating with his Guggenheim-supported Nation... (View more)

Creative Saturdays: Free Under 18

Mar 28, 2020, 10am
Make memories together! From noon to 4 pm visitors of all ages and abilities are invited to join us for hands-on experiences inspired by the Museum’s collection and special exhibitions. Check out our scavenger hunt (with prizes!) to discover works of art from all corners of the Museum. New art-making and activities each month.  Included with general admission.   Free for Members! All materials provided.    March's theme is "Big."

April Object of the Month

Apr 2, 2020, 11:30am Apr 4, 2020, 11:30am 2 More Engagement(s) Available
Free for Members Included with General Admission   Join us for a gallery talk led by a Museum Docent and learn more about an object from the collection or on view in a special exhibition.

April First Friday: Teen Edition

Apr 3, 2020, 6pm
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   Join us for a night of artmaking and performance hosted by Teen Art Council.   Museum Policies 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.   Getting Here by Light Rail The closest station to the Museum is Number 10, McDowell &a... (View more)