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

Object of the Month: Royal Tide V by Louise Nevelson

Jul 28, 2016, 11:30am
Object of the Month: Royal Tide V by Louise Nevelson As the Arizona sun intensifies mid-summer, come explore this golden larger-than-life sculpture and its revolutionary artist, the first woman to represent the United States at the Venice Biennale. Join Phoenix Art Museum Docent Pamela Stewart for an in-depth exploration of this rare work. Image credit: Louise Nevelson, American, 1900 - 1988, Royal Tide V, 1960. Painted wood construction. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Museum Purchase with funds provided by Contemporary Forum. © Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York    

Paris Fashion Salon Series: The New Fashion Creators and the brand

Aug 3, 2016, 6pm
In anticipation of Phoenix Art Museum’s fall fashion exhibition featuring the Emphatics Archive, Jacquie Dorrance Curator of Fashion Design, Dennita Sewell will host a summer salon series about the history of Paris fashion. From the traditions of the grand couturiers to the evolution of the international fashion brand, this series explores the designers who made Paris the the most powerful and prestigious fashion capital in the world. Examination of works from the fashion design collection will conclude each lecture. August 3, 6pm Whiteman Hall The New Fashion Creators and the brand Thierry Mugler, Jean Paul Gaultier, Alexandar  This event is currently at capacity. However, due to high demand, unclaimed seats will be released to the... (View more)

Object of the Month: Madame Koch and Her Children by Julius Rolshoven

Aug 6, 2016, 11:30am Aug 18, 2016, 11:30am 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Object of the Month: Madame Koch and Her Children by Julius Rolshoven In 1899 an influential critic wrote of this family portrait: “So vivid is its scheme of color, so sure its drawing, and so triumphant its technique that it ‘comes down to you’ from almost any point in the room.” Join Docent Harriet Kaplan for an intimate visit with the Koch family. Image credit: Julius Rolshoven, American, 1858-1930. Madame Koch and Her Children, 1898. Oil on canvas. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Ellen and Howard C. Katz in honor of the Museum's 50th Anniversary.

Senior Coffee Social

Aug 11, 2016, 10:30am
Please join us for our monthly Coffee Social for Members 65 and over. Enjoy complimentary coffee, breakfast treats and a presentation about August's Object of the Month, Madame Koch and Her Children by Julius Rolshoven.  In 1899 an influential critic wrote of this family portrait: “So vivid is its scheme of color, so sure its drawing, and so triumphant its technique that it ‘comes down to you’ from almost any point in the room.” Join Docent Harriet Kaplan for an intimate visit with the Koch family. RSVP with your Member ID here! This event will take place in Singer Hall in Wolfswinkel Education Center. Please check in at the Visitors Desk inside the Museum. Volunteers will be available to guide you to the even... (View more)