First Friday at Phoenix Art Museum | Exploding Plastic Inevitable

Mar 6, 2015, 6pm
Museum-wide Lightworks. Ultra sounds. Come blow your mind at the Silver Dream Factory with live interpretations inspired by Andy Warhol! Wooden Indian channels the Velvet Underground, Featuring Four Chambers Press, Conder/dance, Liliana Gomez, YaiCecream, Barbra Seville, DJentrification, Francisco Flores, Jar of Buttons, Tumble Tees, Palabra hair.art.collective, 60s fashions etc. etc. Exhibitions on view: Andy Warhol: Portraits - $2 today only! Leonardo da Vinci's Codex Leicester and The Power of Observation - $8 for Adults, $5 for youth 6-17 after 6 p.m. PLATINUM: Contemporary Photography - Free after 6 p.m. Mysteries from Europe: Works by Unidentified Artists - Free after 6 p.m. ... (View more)

Make It!

Mar 11, 2015, 5:30pm
Rineberg Gallery Make a “selfie!” Create your own Warhol-inspired portrait. Cost: This event is on a #FreeAdmissionWednesday evening and is free and open to the public.

PhxArtKids Day: Think Like Leonardo!

Mar 14, 2015, 12pm
Museum-wide Learn about science, observation, and art. Participate in hands-on activities, practice your observation skills, and think like Leonardo da Vinci to find where art and science meet. Cost: The event is included with general admission and free for Museum Members. Participatory art experiences designed for children ages 5 – 12 and their adult companions.

Think Like Leonardo!

Mar 14, 2015, 12pm Mar 15, 2015, 12pm
Engage your brain like Leonardo. Talk with experts in the sciences and arts about how the Codex is relevant to them to day, participate in hands-on activities and problem-solving challenges, sharpen your observation skills through drawing exercises.  Activities Include: Ask-the-Expert presenters in the areas of physics, engineering, astronomy, manuscripts, and water management hold conversations about their favorite page in the Codex Leicester, presented in collaboration with the Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies. ​“Renaissance” visitors in period dress Hands-on activities, creativity challenges, water education, and storytelling in collaboration with  the University of Arizona Water In... (View more)

40 Years, 40 Things To Do!

Mar 15, 2015, 12pm
Museum-wide Museum open: Noon to 5 p.m. Celebrate the Forty-Year Career and Retirement of the Sybil Harrington Director, James K. Ballinger. Explore, Discover and Enjoy the Museum with Top 40 Things to Do at the Museum! Cost: All day free admission to all and complimentary ice cream social. Enjoy live performances, programs and activities throughout the galleries, view Leonardo da Vinci’s Codex Leicester and the Power of Observation and Andy Warhol’s Portraits and so much more.

Nerd Nite at the Museum: Leonardo in Contemporary Innovation

Apr 1, 2015, 7pm
Nerd Nite is, put simply, Learning + Drinking. 3 speakers give 18-21 minute presentations while the audience drinks along. Dive into the world of that moody, candle-lit overachiever of an era we call the Renaissance, and in particular, one of its most widely revered and enigmatic thinkers, Leonardo da Vinci. From Mnemotechnics to Fluid Dynamics to the Vitruvian Man's Hernia (maybe), our speakers riff off of themes from Leonardo da Vinci's Codex Leicester and the Power of Observation. Ages 21+ Speakers include: Sha Xin Wei, Director ASU School of Arts, Media and Engineering and Topological Media Lab Ed Finn, ASU Director of Center for Science and the Imagination Cost: Free event with reservations - RSVP at Phoen... (View more)

First Friday at Phoenix Art Museum

Apr 3, 2015, 6pm
Museum-wide   Visit the Museum’s exhibitions, including Leonardo da Vinci’s Codex Leicester and the Power of Observation and Andy Warhol: Potraits. Tickets to special exhibitions are $8 adults and $5 for youth and includes admission to both shows. Exhibitions on view: Andy Warhol: Portraits - $8 for Adults, $5 for youth 6-17 after 6 p.m. Leonardo da Vinci's Codex Leicester and The Power of Observation - $8 for Adults, $5 for youth 6-17 after 6 p.m. PLATINUM: Contemporary Photography - Free after 6 p.m. Mysteries from Europe: Works by Unidentified Artists - Free after 6 p.m. Phoenix Art Museum is one of four Artlink Phoenix First Friday Trolley hubs! Park an... (View more)

Make It!

Apr 15, 2015, 5:30pm
Rineberg Gallery   Play with patterns! Make your own colorful patterns like textile designer Jacquline Groag. Cost: This event is on a #FreeAdmissionWednesday evening and is free and open to the public.

Arts & Flowers® 2015

Oct 16, 2015, 10am Oct 17, 2015, 10am 1 More Engagement(s) Available
One of our most celebrated events, Arts & Flowers®, fills the Museum galleries with colorful, floral interpretations of our diverse collection. Celebrate fall at the 11th Annual Arts & Flowers® event at Phoenix Art Museum October 16-18, 2015. Inspired by objects on view, enjoy the uniqueness of floral art created by Arizona's top floral designers. You will never see any piece of art in quite the same way again. Save the date, more details to come.

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