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Reverence and Praise: Ancestor Portraits in the Chinese Painting Tradition

Apr 4, 2018, 12pm
Reverence and Praise: Ancestor Portraits in the Chinese Painting Tradition An Asian Arts Council First Wednesday Gallery Talk  Noon | Art of Asia Galleries 1 pm | Lunch at Palette Chinese ancestor portraits were once collected by Westerners as mere decoration. In recent years, however, they have begun to receive serious attention as works of art and as devotional paintings. Dr. Claudia Brown, professor of art history Arizona State University and former Museum curator will explore the current scholarship on the subject, discussing featured works from the Museum's collections.   Admission is included with Museum general admission. A $18, no-host luncheon will held in the Museum restaurant, Palette, following the talk. ... (View more)

Circles Presents: American Artist Mary Lucier

Apr 5, 2018, 6pm
6:00 – 6:30 p.m. Reception | 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. Lecture The Silverleaf Club 18701 N Silverleaf Drive Scottsdale, Arizona Valet parking Circles of Support Members are invited to a reception and presentation by American artist Mary Lucier. She will discuss The Plains of Sweet Regret and the changing face of the northern plains. Mary Lucier is celebrated for her multi-monitor, multi-channel video installations. Since 1971, she has explored the theme of landscape as a potent metaphor for loss and regeneration. Her work has been shown in major museums around the world and is represented in numerous important collections, including the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Reina Sofia, the Stedeljik Museum, and SFMOMA. The Plai... (View more)

Arizona Storytellers: Stylish Stories

Apr 14, 2018, 7pm
Fashion goes beyond clothing. It can be a statement of who we are and how we want the world to see us. Join The Arizona Republic and for a night celebrating fashion, self-expression, and storytelling at Phoenix Art Museum. Each ticket includes free entry to the highly anticipated Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion exhibition.  For more details, please visit the event page at AZ Central here.

Circles Presents: Ulrich Boser

Apr 19, 2018, 5:30pm
5:30 – 6:00 p.m. Reception 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Lecture 7:00 – 7:30 p.m. Book Signing Circles of Support members are invited to an evening with Author Ulrich Boser. Ulrich Boser is the author of The Gardner Heist: The True Story of the World’s Largest Unsolved Art Theft, which became a national best-seller and has been optioned for film. USA Today called The Gardner Heist “a public service,” and The Wall Street Journal described the book as “captivating.” Boser's writings have appeared in a variety of publications including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post. His work has also been featured on CNN, National Public Radio, and NBC’s Nightly News. The art ... (View more)