Members' Make It!: Landscape and Light

Aug 19, 2017, 10:30am
Calling young artists (ages 5-12) and their caregivers! Join us for a new hands-on experience exclusively for Members*. Each month explore a different art object in the Museum and art-making process.  Not a member yet? Join here! Studio seating is limited and registration is required. RSVP to or 602.257.2124. Draw inspiration from Claude Monet's Flowering Arches, Giverny as you create your own light infused landscape. Explore color and blending techniques using atypical painting tools. Bring a photograph of a landscape from your summer adventures to help get started. *Family through Fellow-level Members are welcome Image: Claude Monet, Les arceaux fleuris, Giverny (Flowering Arches, Givern... (View more)

Make It!: Woven Reflections

Aug 30, 2017, 3:30pm
Make It! is a monthly drop-in, family-friendly, hands on art-making activity for all. Each month features a different activity inspired by objects in the Museum’s collection or current exhibitions and collaborations with different local artists to create activities that introduce participants to new materials, perspectives and ways of connecting. Make It! is free and part of #PhxArtFamily and #FreeAfterThree (each Wednesday, general admission is free from 3pm-9pm). This month, join Phoenix-based artist Kyllan Maney to explore how reflective materials can be transformed from 2D to 3D.  Create your own composition inspired by Thomas Glassford’s Nine Slat Mirror (Espejo de neuve chapas). About the artist Kyllan Maney's w... (View more)

Discount Tire Free Family Weekend: Global

Sep 9, 2017, 10am Sep 10, 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. Past/Future/Present:Contemporary Brazilian Art from the Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo tickets are $5 and free for Members. Share your experience: @phxart #PhxA... (View more)

Members' Make It!: Sweet Compositions

Sep 23, 2017, 10:30am
Calling young artists (ages 5-12) and their caregivers! Investigate an atypical art-making material. Gather inspiration from artist Vik Muniz’s photograph in the Past/Future/Present: Contemporary Brazilian Art from the Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo exhibition.  Consider shape, form, and space as you create your own “sweet” work of art. Studio seating is limited and RSVP is required. Please contact or 602.257.2124 with questions. *Family through Fellow-level Members are welcome. Image: Vik Muniz, The Descent from the Cross (After Caravaggio), 2000. Photograph. Ed. 1/3. Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo Collection, MAM Contemporary Nucleus Acquisition. Photo by Romulo... (View more)

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