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Nov 26, 2017, 10am

Circles Presents Museum Maker of the Moment: Madeleine Grynsztejn

Feb 1, 2018, 6pm
6:00 p.m. Reception | 6:30 p.m. Lecture The Silverleaf Club 18701 N Silverleaf Drive Scottsdale, Arizona Circles of Support members are invited to a reception and presentation by Madeleine Grynsztejn, the Pritzker Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago (MCA), for a discussion about art in the 20th and 21st century. Grynsztejn will examine works from the Museum’s 50th anniversary exhibition We Are Here. This major three-part exhibition features multigenerational artists who have lived and worked around the world to create works in a broad range of media, including painting, sculpture, installation, sound, film, and video. We Are Here reexamines these works from the vantage point of our present moment, declaring t... (View more)

Poetry Reading: Khaled Mattawa

Feb 2, 2018, 7pm
On First Friday, February 2, Phoenix Art Museum will host poet Khaled Mattawa for a reading of his work.  **Please check back soon to reserve your free ticket!** Presented with the University of Arizona Poetry Center. Sponsored by the Virginia G. Piper Center for Creative Writing, the Creative Writing Program at Arizona State University, the Literary and Prologue Society of the Southwest, and Superstition Review.

First Friday at Phoenix Art Museum

Feb 2, 2018, 6pm
Every First Friday, Phoenix Art Museum offers free general admission and discounted special exhibition admission* from 6 - 10PM. Current Exhibitions • Sheila Pepe: Hot Mess Formalism • A Tribute to James Galanos (CLOSING on January 7) • Alexander Calder: An Outburst of Color • Infinite Light: A Photographic Meditation on Tibet • Selections from the Schorr Collection • Philip C. Curtis: The New Deal and American Regionalism • Border Crossings: Mexico and the American Southwest Special Events • Poetry Reading: Khaled Mattawa | 7 pm Artlink Phoenix Art Museum is one of five Artlink Phoenix First Friday Trolley hubs. Park and enjoy t... (View more)

Japanese Cloisonné: Asian Arts Council First Wednesday Gallery Talk

Feb 7, 2018, 12pm
Join Asian Arts Council for a discussion about the history, techniques and types of Japanese cloisonné enamel pieces from the Waynor and Laurie Rogers collection. Numerous works from this collection have been donated to Phoenix Art Museum and will be highlighted in this presentation. Waynor and Laurie Rogers are longtime collectors of Asian art,m as well as members of Asian Arts Council. Both spent several years in Asia, Waynor as a pilot in the Marine Corps and Laurie as an employee of Wang Laboratories. The gallery talk is free for Members and included with Museum general admission. There will be a no-host luncheon following the talk in Palette, the Museum café. Image credit: Unknown, Vase with bird and flower motif in medall... (View more)