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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 2, 2016, 11:30am Jul 21, 2016, 11:30am 1 More Engagement(s) Available
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    

Art Lover Book Club: 33 Artists in 3 Acts

Jul 6, 2016, 11am Jul 6, 2016, 5:30pm 1 More Engagement(s) Available
33 Artists in 3 Acts by Sarah Thornton 33 Artists in 3 Acts offers unprecedented access to a dazzling range of artists, from international superstars to unheralded art teachers. Sarah Thornton's beautifully paced, fly-on-the-wall narratives include visits with Ai Weiwei before and after his imprisonment and Jeff Koons as he woos new customers in London, Frankfurt, and Abu Dhabi. She meets Yayoi Kusama in her studio around the corner from the Tokyo asylum that she calls home. She snoops in Cindy Sherman's closet, hears about Andrea Fraser's psychotherapist, and spends quality time with Laurie Simmons, Carroll Dunham, and their daughters Lena and Grace. Through these intimate scenes, 33 Artists in 3 Acts explores what it means to be a real a... (View more)

Mindfulness Discussion and Meditation Workshop

Jul 7, 2016, 11am
It is difficult for many of us to meditate for 10-20 minutes when the rest of our 24 hours are chaotic. From this perspective, meditation or mindfulness becomes mindful living -- slowing down and observing our mind. Making adjustments when things become gloomy, aggressive, cynical, self-deprecating and negative. Join Ven. Barry Kerzin, MD, Buddhist monk, founder of Altruism in Medicine and personal physician to the Dalai Lama, as he discusses mindfulness as a tool for becoming a happier human being. To RSVP please email Image Credit: 

Conversation with a Curator

Jul 9, 2016, 5:30pm
Insider Package Members and all Sponsor and Patron level Members are invited to learn more about the Edward Burtynsky: WATER exhibition in an exclusive presentation by Rebecca Senf, PhD, Norton Family Curator of Photography. RSVP with your membership ID# and the number of people in your party to 602.257.2150 or Image Credit: Edward Burtynsky, Rice Terraces #2, Western Yunnan Province, China, 2012. Digital chromogenic print. Photo © Edward Burtynsky, courtesy Metivier Gallery, Toronto / Von Lintel Gallery, Los Angeles.