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

Featured Events

Nov 26, 2017, 10am

Members' Monday: Double Discount Holiday Shopping

Dec 11, 2017, 11am
On Mondays, the Museum is normally closed, but on December 11, Members are invited to a private holiday shopping experience in The Museum Store! Don’t miss this opportunity to shop without the crowds, save at least 20% on most items, and enter to win a chance to save even more. (One lucky shopper may get his or her entire purchase for free!) There will also be complimentary gift wrapping, light refreshments, holiday music, and other goodies.   The Museum Store will be open from 11 am - 7:30 pm. Please bring your Membership card to receive the discount. Discount not valid on select items, including Herman Miller furniture and already reduced merchandise. No RSVP necessary.

Logan Lecture Series: Cássio Vasconcellos

Dec 13, 2017, 6:30pm
Wednesday, December 13 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Whiteman Hall Tickets are free for Museum Members, $5 for non-Members Space is limited Since the early 1980s, photographer Cássio Vasconcellos has trained his camera on sites around the world, from his native São Paulo to Paris, New York, and Shanghai. His evocative imagery deconstructs traditions of landscape photography, often by turning landmark buildings, skylines, monuments, and overlooked urban spaces, as well as topographical features of the land, into abstract elements. His photographs assume painterly qualities, as he plays with principles of perspective to create compositions that render scale and space ambiguous. Vasconcellos is the creator of Uma Vista (A Pers... (View more)

Past/Future/Present Film Series: High-Rise

Dec 17, 2017, 2pm
Um Lugar ao Sol • Gabriel Mascaro • 2009 Unrated • 1h 6min • Portuguese with English subtitles What does it mean to have a penthouse in poverty-stricken Brazil? Weaving resident interviews with views from above, High-Rise (Um lugar ao sol) is a hypnotic and illuminating examination on height, status, and power. This documentary critiques Brazil’s upper classes through conversations with the inhabitants of penthouse apartments in the cities of Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, and Recife. These residents open their homes to reveal their thoughts on social inequality, politics, and the world that surrounds them, as well as their desires, fears, insecurities, and prejudices. Through interviews as well as a poe... (View more)

Open Voice: Latinx

Dec 20, 2017, 6:30pm
Open Voice celebrates powerful, diverse voices from our city as they share their insights, stories, and perspectives on topics ranging from personal identity to contemporary issues. Our second in the Open Voice series, join Phoenix-based Latinx artists, community members, and staff for a fast-paced, personalized tour of artworks that speak to them. Hear multiple points of view, explore our collections, and dialogue with our guests.    This event is free and open to the public and part of #FreeAfterThree Wednesdays programming, when general admission is free from 3 until 9 pm each Wednesday.