Salon Series: History of Fashion - Tom Ford, Alexander McQueen, Ralph Rucci - 1990s to now

Jul 30, 2014, 6pm
Orientation Room Tom Ford, Alexander McQueen, Ralph Rucci - 1990s to now Led by Curator of Fashion Design Dennita Sewell this series is designed to foster a greater understanding of fashion and its role in our culture. This illustrated discussion will focus on design, construction, technology, business, marketing and current events.  Free and open to the public. No registration required. 

Object of the Month

Aug 7, 2014, 11:30am Aug 14, 2014, 11:30am 3 More Engagement(s) Available
Portrait of Nito by Peter Hurd Twelve-year-old Nito returns your gaze as he stands with a New Mexico landscape to his back. Join Docent Rebecca Albrecht as she leads you into the world of Nito and the land, light and people that celebrated portraitist Peter Hurd loved. Image Credit: Peter Hurd, Portrait of Nito, detail, 1961. Egg tempera on panel. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Museum purchase 1989.2   

Object of the Month

Sep 4, 2014, 11:30am Sep 11, 2014, 11:30am 3 More Engagement(s) Available
Llano Estacado: High Plains, High Stakes, The Diptych by Don Stinson An intense sapphire sky commands your view. Contemplate the silent sentinels standing guard over this vista – are they part of the ever evolving terrain? Docent Gail Paredes-Ewen guides a consideration of time and technology in this landscape. Image Credit: Don Stinson, Llano Estacado: High Plans, High Stakes, The Diptych, detail, 2009. Oil on linen. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Museum purchase with funds provided by Men’s Arts Council Western Art Endowment Fund  

Public Lecture: Dr. Mari Carmen Ramírez

Sep 17, 2014, 7pm
Singer Hall Join the curator of the Antonio Berni: Juanito and Ramona exhibition Dr. Mari Carmen Ramírez, Wortham Curator of Latin American Art at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston, for a lecture on Berni’s multifacteted work. Image Credit: Antonio Berni, Ramona con medias rayadas [Ramona with Striped Stockings], 1976, Xylo-cxollage-relief, Collection of Gail and Louis K. Adler, Houston; © Sucesión Lily Berni; Photograph © The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; Will Michels, photographer

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