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Film & Performance
July 18, 7pm
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Scandinavian Pain Film Series: Faro Document

Feb 27, 2019, 6pm
Free for Members $5 for non-Members  Explore Scandinavia through music and landscape in this four-part film series inspired by Ragnar Kjartansson: Scandinavian Pain & Other Myths. Next Film: Through a Glass Darkly, March 27, 2019 | 6 pm Faro Document, Ingmar Bergman, 1970. Sweden, Swedish with English subtitles. 88 mins. Not Rated.   Bergman had discovered the bleak, windswept island of Fårö while scouting locations for Through a Glass Darkly in 1960. Nearly a decade later, and after shooting a number of arresting dramas there, the director set out to pay tribute to the inhabitants of Fårö.   In Fårö Document, shot on handheld 16 mm by the peerless Sven Nykvist... (View more)

March Object of the Month

Mar 2, 2019, 11:30am Mar 7, 2019, 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.   For questions, contact education@phxart.org

Art Lovers Book Club

Mar 6, 2019, 1pm Mar 6, 2019, 6pm
Lemon Art Research Library Wednesday, March 6, 2019 1 pm and 6 pm   RSVP Required Space is extremely limited. Please inform library@phxart.org of any cancellations.   "Ladies of the Canyons: A League of Extraordinary Women and Their Adventures in the American Southwest" By Lesley Poling-Kempes   Ladies of the Canyons is the true story of remarkable women who left the security and comforts of genteel Victorian society and journeyed to the American Southwest in search of a wider view of themselves and their world.   Educated, restless, and inquisitive, Natalie Curtis, Carol Stanley, Alice Klauber, and Mary Cabot Wheelwright were plucky, intrepid women whose lives were transfor... (View more)

The Art of Peaceful Living: A Public Talk and Meditation with International Teacher, Gen-la Kelsang Jampa

Mar 16, 2019, 2pm
$5 for Museum members $10 general admission Pricing does not include admission into the Museum Within our mind lies an extraordinary potential for inner peace and happiness. Through the simple practice of meditation we can learn to access that potential. In meditation we learn to let go of the agitated states of mind, such as anger, that produce unhappiness, and instead to cultivate peaceful, powerful minds such as love, acceptance, wisdom, and joy. We also learn to transform our day-to-day experiences, especially our conflicts and problems, into opportunities for developing these peaceful minds. In this way, we learn the art of being peaceful and the special skill of creating happiness for ourselves and others.    Gen-la Kel... (View more)