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Feb 23, 2017, 11:30am
Feb 23, 2017, 12pm

Object of the Month

Feb 23, 2017, 11:30am
Presented by Gerry Grout Education Director Kaela Hoskings Mass (Colder Darker Matter) by Cornelia Parker Proposing that matter is never destroyed, but merely transformed, Cornelia Parker challenges the way we experience destruction. Mass (Colder Darker Matter) is made from the charred remains of a Texas Baptist church that was struck by lightning. Take a closer look at this sculpture throughout February with Gerry Grout Education Director, Kaela Hoskings. Included with general admission. Image Credit Cornelia Parker, Mass (Colder Darker Matter), 1997. Burnt wood, wire and string. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Museum purchase with funds provided by Jan and Howard Hendler.

Art Lovers Book Club

Mar 1, 2017, 1pm Mar 1, 2017, 5:30pm 2 More Engagement(s) Available
The Hare With Amber Eyes: A Hidden Inheritance by Edmund De Waal   Edmund de Waal is a world-famous ceramicist. Having spent thirty years making beautiful pots―which are then sold, collected, and handed on―he has a particular sense of the secret lives of objects. When he inherited a collection of 264 tiny Japanese wood and ivory carvings, called netsuke, he wanted to know who had touched and held them, and how the collection had managed to survive. And so begins this extraordinarily moving memoir and detective story as de Waal discovers both the story of the netsuke and of his family, the Ephrussis, over five generations. A nineteenth-century banking dynasty in Paris and Vienna, the Ephrussis were as rich and respected as the Roth... (View more)

Phoenix Fashion Industry

Mar 8, 2017, 11:30am
Margaret Merritt, principal of Margarett Meritt Productions, has had a successful career across fashion as a model, talent agent, public relations director and fashion show production leads a conversation with Kelly Mittendorf, Arizona born model known for her work with fashion and beauty brands like Prada, Kate Spade and NARS Cosmetics and Terri Camberlango, director of The Agency Arizona, the state’s premire talent agency  for  modeling and acting.  Setting high standards for success, these women will share their journey working in the fashion industry. 11:30 AM Lunch / 12:30 PM Lecture The luncheon is $33 for Non-Members / $30 for Members - Select the Member ticket option and ticket will discount at checkout with an active ... (View more)

Daughters of the Desert: Women Artists of the Southwest

Mar 8, 2017, 11:45am
Presented by Betsy Fahlman, Adjunct Curator of American Art at Phoenix Art Museum Part of the Women in Art series, "Daughters of the Desert: Women Artists of the Southwest" will focus on women artists from New Mexico, Southern California, Nevada, and Colorado. Women in Art is a bi-monthly event featuring noteworthy Arizona women in art with presentations and offsite tours.   Sponsored by: Phoenix Art Museum League, a support group of Phoenix Art Museum.