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

Manhattan Short Film Festival

Oct 8, 2017, 2pm
Join us for the ONLY Phoenix-area showing of the 20th-annual Manhattan Short Film Festival, the world's first and only truly global film festival where you have a chance to vote for the winners! This year's selection included 10 short films, selected from 1615 entries and 75 countries. The winners hail from USA, Georgia, Italy, Latvia, New Zealand, Spain, Switzerland, Syria and United Kingdom. These Final 10 short films will entertain a global audience of over 100,000 film-lovers in over 250 venues across six continents between Sept 28 - Oct 8, 2017. Viewers at every venue will vote for Best Film and Best Actor.  Tickets available here. $9 for Members and Students with ID (not included with General Admission), $12 for non-Me... (View more)

Logan Lecture Series: Laura Lima

Oct 11, 2017, 6:30pm
Wednesday, October 11 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Whiteman Hall  Pioneering artist Laura Lima’s works create situations of encounter and complicity between actor and spectator, pushing the boundaries of how visitors experience art in museum spaces. She characterizes her works as “not performance, not installation, not cinema.” Rather, she always acts as “an artist who is not present,” instead “constructing an atmosphere for others to perform” by engaging participants to interact directly with visitors in the gallery. Blurring the lines between participant and viewer in these bodily encounters, Lima’s works implicate spectators in unpredictable dramas that unfold in the gallery as if on a stage.&... (View more)

After Hours: Sheila Pepe

Oct 12, 2017, 6pm
Museum-wide 6–8 pm Tickets are $10 for non-Members, free for Members   Be the first to see Sheila Pepe: Hot Mess Formalism before it opens to the public and meet the artist!   This special after hours preview includes admission to Sheila Pepe: Hot Mess Formalism, our special fall exhibition Past/Future/Present:Contemporary Brazilian Art from the Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo, current exhibitions and special installations on view.   Before or after, enjoy cocktails and dancing in Cummings Great Hall.  Image Credits Sheila Pepe, Red Hook at Bedford Terrace (detail with artist), 2008. Shoelaces, cotton yarn, and nautical towline. Variable dimensions. Smith College Museum of Art, Purc... (View more)

Discount Tire Free Family Weekend: Place

Oct 14, 2017, 10am Oct 15, 2017, 12pm
Join us on the second Weekend of each month for a whirlwind of great art and hands-on activities. Through the generosity of Discount Tire Company, the Museum offers free general admission on the second weekend of each month, with exciting activities, scavenger hunts, live performances, story time, free tours, and more. Each Discount Tire Free Family Weekend features an opportunity to learn about and make art with a featured local Valley artist, from muralists to dancers and more. Free and open to the public on Saturday from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Sunday from noon - 5 p.m.  Share your experience: @phxart #PhxArtFamily #FamiliaPhxArt October's theme is PLACE! Check back for more information soon!