Make It!: Cubic Space

Jan 31, 2018, 3:30pm
Join Phoenix-based sculptor Miguel Cardona to explore space and volume. Gather inspiration directly from the architecture of Phoenix Art Museum, and consider the space’s interior and exterior design as you build your own 3-D construction.  About the Artist: Miguel Cardona was born and raised in Phoenix, AZ. While studying at ASU, Miguel spent two years working at Bollinger Atelier, one the nation’s leading fine art foundries. He was professionally trained in all aspects of the foundry casting process. Miguel is now working to combine wood with casting process to give metal a more organic quality. He is the studio manager of Vesper Sculpture and Design Studio and also works at Lagomm studios, a collaborative artist studio. ... (View more)

Ikebana of Arizona

Feb 9, 2018, 10am Feb 10, 2018, 10am 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Friday, February 9 | 10 am - 5 pm Saturday, February 10 | 10 am - 5 pm* Sunday, February 11 | noon - 5 pm* *Please note: viewing hours on the 10th and 11th are part of Discount Tire Free Family Weekend, when entrance to the Museum is free. For the thirty-ninth year, the Museum is delighted to welcome back Ikebana of Arizona for a special presentation of ikebana arrangements in the Art of Asia galleries! Ikebana, or "living flowers," is the ancient, disciplined Japanese art of flower arranging. Originating in China, this practice arrived in Japan with the introduction of Buddhism in the 6th century. Over time, the art form shed its religious mantle and came to be practiced by people from man... (View more)

Discount Tire Free Family Weekend: Red

Feb 10, 2018, 10am Feb 11, 2018, 12pm
Saturday, February 10 | 10 am - 5 pm Sunday, February 11 | Noon - 5 pm 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, 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, all-day Saturday and Sunday! SPECIAL EVENT: Ikebana of Arizona returns to the Museum!  See a selection of beautiful flower arrangements in the Art of Asia galleri... (View more)

Make It!

Feb 28, 2018, 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 3:00-9:00 p.m.).

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