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

#Untitled: Teens at PhxArt

Mar 2, 2018, 7pm
A teen-curated monthly program, #Untitled is a little different each time. March is all about the creative process, particularly sharing your work. This is a FREE event for teens taking place on First Friday, March 2nd. RSVP at! Teen programs are made possible through the generosity of Thunderbirds Charities, the Craig R. and Barbara M. Barrett Foundation, APS, the Alice and Jim Bazlen and Jane A. Lehman Foundation, and John and Erin Gogolak. The Diversifying Art Museum Leadership Initiative is supported by the Walton Family Foundation and the Ford Foundation.

Circles Presents: American Artist Eric Fischl

Mar 6, 2018, 5:30pm Mar 7, 2018, 5:30pm
**Please note: the lecture on March 6 will take place at Phoenix Art Museum, and the lecture on March 7 will take place off-site at The Silverleaf Club.** Tuesday, March 6, 2018 | 5:30pm-7:00pm Phoenix Art Museum 1625 North Central Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85004 Wednesday, March 7, 2018 | 5:30pm-7:00pm The Silverleaf Club 18701 North Silverleaf Drive Scottsdale, AZ 85255 Valet parking Circles of Support members are invited to an evening with American Artist Eric Fischl. Eric Fischl is an internationally acclaimed American painter and sculptor. His artwork is represented in distinguished museums throughout the world as well as prestigious private and corporate collections, including The Metropolitan Museu... (View more)

Art Lovers Book Club: Broad Strokes: 15 Women Who Made Art and Made History (in That Order) by Bridget Quinn

Mar 7, 2018, 1pm Mar 7, 2018, 5:30pm 2 More Engagement(s) Available
In her entertaining and accessible debut, Quinn mixes biography, art history, and women's studies to shed light on 16 women artists. As a college student assigned to read H.W. Janson's History of Art, Quinn was disturbed to find no discussion of women artists in the first 500 pages; in total, only 16 women were listed as artists. A professor wryly noted to Quinn, "You've got the new edition! Our versions didn't have a single woman in it with her clothes on." Covering the same number of women artists as appeared in Janson's work, Quinn skillfully examines the lives of an eclectic group of artists and the treatment of their work over time, mixing in comments from art historians and her own personal anecdotes. The selection... (View more)

AAC First Wednesdays | A Memento for the Qianlong Emperor: The Myriad Delights of Lake Shi

Mar 7, 2018, 12pm
A Memento for the Qianlong Emperor: The Myriad Delights of Lake Shi An Asian Arts Council First Wednesday Gallery Talk    Noon | Singer Hall 1 pm | Lunch at Palette   Join Bill Howard, Phoenix Art Museum Docent and past vice-president of Asian Arts Council, in an exploration of an eleven-page album made for the 18th-century Qianlong emperor to commemorate his visits to Lak Shi. "A Memento for the Qianlong Emperor: The Myriad Delights of Lake Shi" will explore the history behind the album, a topographic analysis of the views, and some questions that remain unanswered.   Bill Howard is an independent researcher who became interested in Asian art during his service in Japan and Korea as a Ko... (View more)