Make It!: Book as Art

Jun 28, 2017, 3:30pm
Make It! is a monthly, drop-in, 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 programming (each Wednesday, general admission is free from 3pm-9pm). This month, discover bookmaking techniques and materials with Phoenix-based artist Kris Michael.  Draw inspiration from your favorite work of art to create your own mixed media book!   About the Artist                    ... (View more)

Discount Tire Free Family Weekend: Hats

Jul 8, 2017, 10am Jul 9, 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.  Share your experience: @phxart #PhxArtFamily #FamiliaPhxArt July’s theme is HATS! Check back for more information soon!  

Make It!: Conversing Patterns

Jul 19, 2017, 3:30pm
Make It! is a monthly drop-in, 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 - 9 PM). Join teaching artist Molly Koehn to create patterns with experimental materials. Gather inspiration from Patricia Sannit’s Rise Fall Rise as you explore additive and subtractive methods to create a dialogue within your work of art.   About the Teaching Artist Molly Koehn i... (View more)

Family Summer Celebration

Aug 3, 2017, 4pm
Mark your calendar for a cool, family-friendly evening at the Museum. Chill out to the sounds of DJ Katescratch Fever while taking part in several hands-on art making activities. Check out the interactive dance performance by CONDER/dance Company (performance at 5pm.) Head over to The Great Hall which will be transformed into a drive-in theater to watch Pixar’s Cars (beginning at 4:30pm.) Relax in the baby & toddler area where little ones can unwind with fun age-appropriate toys from the Museum Store. We will also have a special scavenger hunt with prizes for all! Light refreshments will be available. We hope to see you there!    RSVP to membership@phxart.org or 602.257.2124. *Family through Fellow-level Members are welcome... (View more)

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