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

The Good Life Goes On

Mar 29, 2017, 7pm
Nancy Baron, will share her spare, jewel-toned impressions of Palm Springs, California.  Baron documents, with a positive bias, her ongoing and endless discoveries of her second home and its community of midcentury modern enthusiasts.   Her first monograph, The Good Life > Palm Springs, published by Kehrer Verlag, was released in 2014. Her second monograph with Kehrer, Palm Springs > The Good Life Goes On, was released in October, 2016.   This Artist Talk will be held in Singer Hall and is free and open to the public.

Object of the Month

Apr 1, 2017, 11:30am Apr 13, 2017, 11:30am 2 More Engagement(s) Available
Presented by Docent Mary Menacker and Master Docent William Lykins Object of the Month: Carbon Dating #1, Hazard, Kentucky by Jay Mark Johnson In his timeline imagery, contemporary photographic artist and activist Jay Mark Johnson continues his lifelong exploration of human's complex and occasionally fraught relationship with nature. Join Master Docent William Lykins and Docent Mary Menacker for an in-depth look.   Free for Museum Members and included with general admission.    Image Credit Carbon Dating #1, Hazard, Kentucky, Jay Mark Johnson, 2008. Durst Lambda print, film on aluminum. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, gift of Dr.  and Mrs. Ju Hsi Chou. &n... (View more)

Weaving China’s Past: A Look at Historical Textiles from the Ming and Qing Dynasties

Apr 5, 2017, 12pm
Focusing on examples collected by Amy Clague and now in the Phoenix Art Museum collection, this talk will explore motifs, materials and techniques of the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing dynasty (1644-1911). This talk will take place in the Asian Gallery and is free to the public with museum admission.   Presented by: Dr. Claudia Brown, professor of art history at the Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, Arizona State University and serves as research curator for Asian art at Phoenix Art Museum.   Free for Museum and AAC Members or included with Museum general admission. There is a no-host luncheon in Palette restaurant following the gallery talk.   Image Credit Unknown, Ogival throne cover with decoration of ... (View more)

Artist Talk with Betsabeé Romero

Apr 5, 2017, 6:30pm
Join Betsabeé Romero, the artist behind the Museum's beloved sculpture Columna interminable (Endless Column), for an artist talk open to the public. Admission is free as part of #FreeAfterThree Wednesdays. Seating is limited and RSVP's are recommended; reserve your seats here! This event is part of an artist residency organized by CALA Alliance and AZ ArtWorker, a program of the Arizona Commission on the Arts. Image Credit Betsabeé Romero, Columna interminable (Endless Column), 2015, rubber tire and gold leaf. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Friends of Mexican Art in honor of its 50th Anniversary, with additional generous support from Maria DeLongy, Greta Mock, Jacqueline and Paul Schulz, Kathren ... (View more)