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

Featured Events

Jul 18, 2018, 3pm

Slow Art and Mindfulness

Jul 26, 2018, 12pm Aug 23, 2018, 12pm 3 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)

The Whole Story at Phoenix Art Museum

Sep 7, 2018, 7:30pm
Tickets are FREE for Members / $10 for non-Members Space is limited, advance purchase is recommended Seating is first-come, first-seated Doors to Whiteman Hall open at 7 pm   The Whole Story returns to Phoenix Art Museum throughout 2018! Featured storytellers take the stage on First Friday in May and September at 7:30pm.    About The Whole Story The Whole Story is a personal storytelling event that began in January 2016. This live show seeks to bring greater depth and breadth to our understanding of the human experience from the Black perspective. To learn how to be a part of The Whole Story, visit www.thewholestoryis.com

Object of the Month: Untitled by Ahmed Alsoudani

Jul 19, 2018, 11:30am Jul 26, 2018, 11:30am
Artist Ahmed Alsoudani was born in Baghdad, Iraq in 1975—eventually arriving in the United States after living as a refugee in Syria. Come join the conversation with Docent Pamela Stewart, and discover more about his brightly-colored works that draw the viewer in, yet offer puzzling, even uncomfortable, contrasts that can reflect tensions in today’s world, and artists’ own lives. Free for Members, past and present members of the Military, and youth ages 17 and under.  Included with General Admission. Image: Ahmed Alsoudani, Untitled, 2013. Acrylic and charcoal on canvas. Museum purchase with funds provided by The Marshall Bequest, Adam and Iris Singer, Mike and Lee Cohn, Joan Cremin, Lucia and Bruce Covi... (View more)

Art Lovers Book Club | The Diary of Frida Kahlo

Jul 18, 2018, 6pm
July 11*, 13, and 18 2018 *The July 11 session at 6 pm has been rescheduled to July 18 at 6:00 pm. We apologize for any inconvenience.  Join us for an unusual look at Frida Kahlo, an artist that you think you may know. Learn about her artwork as part of the Museum’s collection and its connections to women artists and collectors in the 20th Century.  Art Lovers Book Club is held at the Lemon Art Research Library. Space is extremely limited. RSVP required at tickets.phxart.org. Participants must read the book in advance. Please inform library@phxart.org of any cancellations.   About The Diary of Friday Kahlo: "Mexican painter Frida Kahlo (1907-195... (View more)