Object of the Month

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Landscape at Varengeville, Gray Weather by Camille Pissarro Impressionist artists are known for their focus on fleeting and momentary images. Why, then, does Camille Pissarro present us with such an ordered composition and clear geometry in his Landscape at Varengeville?  Uncover the answer to this question as docent Judy Moffitt leads you in exploring this painting by the "Father of Impressionism." Image Credit Camille Pissarro, Landscape at Varengeville, Gray Weather, 1899. Oil on canvas. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Mr. & Mrs. Donald D. Harrington.

First Friday at Phoenix Art Museum

Oct 3, 2014, 6pm
Join us for an evening of music and art as we open the international contemporary mail art exhibition: Focus Latin America: Art is Our Last Hope, curated by Dr. Vanessa Davidson and John Held Jr. Exhibitions on view: Sacred Stories and Images of the Buddha: The Vessantara Jataka Scroll - Free after 6 p.m. Paulo Bruscky: Art is Our Last Hope - Free after 6 p.m. Focus Latin America: Art Is Our Last Hope - Free after 6 p.m. Quiet Rage, Gentle Wail: Prints and Masks of Japanese Noh Theatre - Free after 6 p.m. Phoenix Art Museum is one of four Artlink Phoenix First Friday Trolley hubs! Park and enjoy the museum then take the trolley tour and explore all the downtown Phoenix arts and culture... (View more)

Artist’s Talk by Allen Crawford: “Illuminating Whitman”

Oct 8, 2014, 7pm
Artist, illustrator, designer, and writer Allen Crawford talks about creating Whitman Illuminated (Tin House, 2014), a visual interpretation of Whitman’s “Song of Myself.” He discusses his year-long voyage through Whitman’s poem, his approach to creating a parallel visual narrative to the text, and his relationship with Whitman’s work. Presented in collaboration with the University of Arizona Poetry Center

Make It!

Oct 15, 2014, 5:30pm
Great Hall Create your own mail art inspired by the artworks mailed to the Museum from around the globe to comprise our current exhibition Focus Latin America: Art Is Our Last Hope! Image Credit Santos J, Brazil  

Make It!

Nov 12, 2014, 5:30pm
Great Hall Make your own portrait inspired by the monumental portraits in Doen Coen: The Migrant Series. 

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