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

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Jun 15, 2019, 10:30am

July Object of the Month

Jul 6, 2019, 11:30am Jul 18, 2019, 11:30am 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Raymond Jonson’s Cañon de Chelly not only brings forth the artist’s experience of his adopted Southwest, but also his continual, progressive foray into abstract forms, his use of musical metaphors to compose his works, and his desire to use art to transcend the physical to the spiritual. In it we see evidence of Jonson’s belief that art could be “a rhythmic whole which moves and calls forth the spirit of each object used.” Join Docent Gail Paredes-Ewen as we explore the rhythm of the earth and discuss this artist’s influences and ideas about modern art. Public Presentations for July: Saturday, July 6, 2019, 11:30am-12pm, North Wing, Tooker Gallery Thursday, July 18, 2019, 11:30am-12pm, North Wing, Too... (View more)

Stroller Tour Tuesday

Jul 9, 2019, 10:30am
Discover the Museum with your baby in tow and give your brain a morning boost! Caregivers and their littlest ones; ages 0-18 months, join educators for art-inspired conversation designed for curious adults and our youngest museum visitors. Chatty babies and nursing moms welcome! July’s tour theme is Opposites. Stroller tours are designed for caregivers with children who are comfortable in a stroller or front baby carrier for approximately 40 minutes. Advance reservations required as tour size is limited. Included with General Admission. Free for Museum Members.  

National Theatre Live: Hamlet

Jul 13, 2019, 1pm Jul 28, 2019, 1pm
Hamlet by William Shakespeare directed by Lyndsey Turner   Benedict Cumberbatch (BBC’s Sherlock, Doctor Strange) plays the title role of Shakespeare’s great tragedy.  Now seen by over 900,000 people worldwide, the original broadcast returns to cinemas to mark National Theatre Live’s 10th birthday. As a country arms itself for war, a family tears itself apart. Forced to avenge his father’s death but paralysed by the task ahead, Hamlet rages against the impossibility of his predicament, threatening both his sanity and the security of the state.   210 min. Rated PG.   Tickets are $15 for Members and $18 for the general public. This price does not include general admission to ... (View more)

Bolshoi Ballet: Carmen Suite / Petrushka

Jul 14, 2019, 1pm
Carmen is as sensual and free-spirited as ever as she finds herself caught in a love triangle. The passionate one act ballet by Cuban choreographer Alberto Alonso, originally conceived for legendary Bolshoi prima ballerina Maya Plisetskaya, will captivate audiences alongside Petrushka, a new creation for the Bolshoi by contemporary choreographer Edward Clug. The double-bill event for cinemas encapsulates and showcases the soul of Russian Ballet.   Please note: Bolshoi Ballet in Cinema is a simulcast/telecast and not a live performance at the Museum.   Run time: 140 minutes   Tickets are $18 / $15 for Museum Members and Students with ID. Does not include General Admission.   Photo Courtesy of ByExperience... (View more)