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

Object of the Month: Female Bather with Raised Arms by Pablo Picasso

Sep 20, 2018, 11:30am Sep 27, 2018, 11:30am
Artist Pablo Picasso is not only admired by many, but his life and works have been thoroughly documented. With that, many of us bring our own information and interpretation of what we know and how we may feel when we look at a work of art by Picasso. Come join Docent Lisa Spahr for this Object of the Month presentation of Female Bather with Raised Arms for a fresh look at this well-known artist. Free for Members, past and present members of the Military, and youth ages 17 and under. Included with General Admission.

Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesdays

Sep 19, 2018, 3pm Sep 26, 2018, 3pm 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Every Wednesday | 3–9 pm | All year long In an effort to reduce economic barriers to the arts, Phoenix Art Museum has offered complimentary general admission one evening every week for more than 20 years. As the Museum's first and longest-running community-access program providing free general admission and programming for all ages and interests, the Museum's Wednesday complimentary-admission program, now known as Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday, has welcomed nearly 1 million people to the Museum over the past two decades. Upcoming Programming Wednesday, September 26, 2018  Gallery Talk: Casey Farina and Christopher Jagmin  |  6:30 pm Make It!  |  3:30-7:30 pm Wednesday, October 3, 2018&... (View more)

Weekly Mindfulness Session

Sep 20, 2018, 12pm Oct 4, 2018, 12pm 9 More Engagement(s) Available
Learn how to focus on the present and live in the moment with a free, 30-minute mindfulness session. Scientific studies show the art of Mindfulness can relieve anxiety, depression, pain, and stress and actually change the way you feel, think, work and play by opening new pathways in the brain. Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn.    To learn more about Hospice of the Valley Mindfulness classes or to register, call (602) 530-6900 or visit   No RSVP required. Mindfulness Sessions are free and open to the public and occur weekly, rain or shine, at the Dorrance Sculpture Garden. If excessive heat or rain occu... (View more)

Gallery Talk: Casey Farina and Christopher Jagmin

Sep 26, 2018, 6:30pm
Join Gilbert Vicario, the Selig Family Chief Curator, and Arizona-based artists Casey Farina and Christopher Jagmin for a discussion about the 2017 Contemporary Forum Artists’ Grants Award exhibition.  The Contemporary Forum grant winners each demonstrate a singular and focused approach to their given interests whether it be traditional landscape painting, art and language, or time-based media works.    Image: The 2017 Contemporary Forum Artists Grant Award recipients. From left to right: Christopher Jagmin, Laura Spalding Best, Casey Farina, and Jennifer Day. Courtesy of Phoenix Art Museum.