Early Childhood at Phoenix Art Museum

Jun 25, 2016, 10:30am
Parents and Caregivers, Bring your family to Phoenix Art Museum for a special pilot program designed for our littlest visitors. We’ll play, read, and look at art together. At this program you’ll learn about Jennifer Steinkamp’s artwork Mike Kelley 13 and how you can use observation to build vocabulary and strengthen early literacy skills. All participants will receive a complimentary Summertime Mini Membership upon completion of a brief survey.   This program is limited to families with children who are 5 years old or younger. Space is limited. Click here to register. Questions? Please email Kaela Hoskings, The Gerry Grout Education Director, at Kaela.Hoskings@phxart.org.   This program ... (View more)

First Friday at Phoenix Art Museum

Jul 1, 2016, 6pm
Every First Friday, Phoenix Art Museum offers free general admission and discounted special exhibition admission from 6pm-10pm.  Escape the heat and join us inside the Museum where it's always 72 degrees. We will be screening the award winning short documentary film produced by Kitchen Sink Studios, Vermillion.  The film will be introduced by KSS and followed by Q&A. Seating is first-come, first-seated. Grab a drink at the cash bar and relax before checking out our current exhibitions. Don't miss Soulective, our musical guests for the evening -- we dare you not to dance! Exhibitions on view: Edward Burtynsky: WATER (opening night!)   Here and Abroad: Photographs by David Taylor ... (View more)

Discount Tire Free Family Second Sunday: Chill

Jul 10, 2016, 12pm
Join us on the second Sunday of each month for a whirlwind of great art and hands-on activities. Through the generosity of Discount Tire Company, the Museum opens for free on the Second Sunday of each month, with exciting activities, scavenger hunts, live performances, story time, free tours, and more. Each Discount Tire Free Family Second Sunday features an opportunity to learn about and make art with a featured local Valley artist, from muralists to dancers and more.  Open to the public from noon to 5 pm each month, Museum Members can enjoy an exclusive preview hour beginning from 11 am, so stop on in! Not a member yet? See our $30 Summer Mini Membership Special that grants Museum access to the entire family all summer long!&n... (View more)

Make It!

Jul 27, 2016, 3:30pm
Make It is a monthly drop-in, family-friendly, art-making activity. Each month features a different activity inspired by objects in the Museum’s collection or current exhibitions. All ages and skill levels are welcome. Make It! is free, no registration required, and is part of #phxartfamily and #FreeAfterThree (each Wednesday, General Admission is free from 3pm- 9pm).   ***Don't forget that during July and August, participants of the Maricopa Country Summer Reads Program can earn an electronic badge for attending Make It! Sign up for the program here.

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