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

Poetry Reading: francine j. harris & Tarfia Faizullah

Sep 4, 2015, 7pm
Whiteman Hall Poets francine j. harris and Tarfia Faizullah will read from their work. francine j. harris is a 2015 NEA fellow whose first collection, Allegiance, was a finalist for the 2013 Kate Tufts Discovery and PEN Open Book Award. Her second book, Play Dead, is forthcoming from Alice James Books. Bangladeshi Texan poet, educator, and editor Tarfia Faizullah is the author of Seam, winner of the Great Lakes College Association New Writers Award, and Register of Eliminated Villages, forthcoming from Graywolf in 2017. After the reading, there will be a short Q&A and a book signing. Co-presented with the University of Arizona Poetry Center francine j. harris - http://poetry.arizo... (View more)

Object of the Month: Nude by Nicolai Fechin

Sep 5, 2015, 11:30am
American Art Gallery, North Wing, Upper Level Nude by Nicolai Fechin Join Docent Anne Christensen to discover one of Nicolai Fechin’s nude masterpieces. The bold sculptural figure is both dramatic and sensual, and illustrates Fechin’s uncanny ability to render form with just a few brushstrokes. Image Credit Nicolai Fechin, Russian, 1881-1955, Nude, not dated. Oil on canvas. Collection Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Ginger K. Renner in honor of the Museum's 50th Anniversary.

Holiday Hours - Labor Day

Sep 7, 2015, 10am
The Museum will be open from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. in observance of Labor Day. As a part of the Blue Star Museum program free General admission is available to military through Labor Day. Image Credit:  Paolo Soleri, Il Donnone, 1972. cor-ten steel treated with chlorine and acid.

The Way You Wear Your Hat

Sep 9, 2015, 12:30pm
Whiteman Hall Renowned milliner Patricia Underwood presents a visually stunning and informative look at the transformative value of the hat and offers guidelines on how to choose a hat. Underwood shares her inspirations—from art, cinema, historical periods, and nature—as well as her favorite hats. 12:30pm lecture, 11:30am lunch. Book signing to follow. For tickets to the luncheon, please vist our tickets page.