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

Object of the Month: Female Bather with Raised Arms by Pablo Picasso

Sep 20, 2018, 11:30am Sep 27, 2018, 11:30am
Artist Pablo Picasso is not only admired by many, but his life and works have been thoroughly documented. With that, many of us bring our own information and interpretation of what we know and how we may feel when we look at a work of art by Picasso. Come join Docent Lisa Spahr for this Object of the Month presentation of Female Bather with Raised Arms for a fresh look at this well-known artist. Free for Members, past and present members of the Military, and youth ages 17 and under. Included with General Admission.

Gallery Talk: Casey Farina and Christopher Jagmin

Sep 26, 2018, 6:30pm
Join Gilbert Vicario, the Selig Family Chief Curator, and Arizona-based artists Casey Farina and Christopher Jagmin for a discussion about the 2017 Contemporary Forum Artists’ Grants Award exhibition.  The Contemporary Forum grant winners each demonstrate a singular and focused approach to their given interests whether it be traditional landscape painting, art and language, or time-based media works.    Image: The 2017 Contemporary Forum Artists Grant Award recipients. From left to right: Christopher Jagmin, Laura Spalding Best, Casey Farina, and Jennifer Day. Courtesy of Phoenix Art Museum. 

Annual Meeting / State of the Museum

Sep 27, 2018, 10am
Schedule TBD Please join Amada Cruz, the Museum's Sybil Harrington Director and CEO, and the Board of Trustees for the 2018 Annual Meeting, open to all Museum Members. Amada Cruz will reflect on the past year, highlighting the Museum's successes, along with a preview of plans and opportunities for the year ahead. The Annual Meeting is free and open to all Museum Members along with special guests of the Museum. RSVP to membership@phxart.org or 602.257.2124.

Slow Art and Mindfulness

Sep 27, 2018, 12pm Oct 25, 2018, 12pm 1 More Engagement(s) Available
noon - 12:45 pm Free for Members Included with General Admission Join us as we use art and guided meditation to connect to the moment and create a deeper understanding of artworks once per month. Take a little extra time to look, listen and relax your mind with our teams of museum educators and mindfulness guides. Presented in partnership with Hospice of the Valley, each session focuses on one work of art in the Museum, blending guided mindfulness practice with a deeper reflection of an individual artwork.  Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn. Scientific studies show the practice of mindfulness can relieve anxiety, depression, pain,... (View more)