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

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Oct 26, 2016, 3:30pm
Oct 27, 2016, 11:30am

Object of the Month

Oct 27, 2016, 11:30am
Object of the Month: No Place by Mike Kelley Join our docents and learn more about this multimedia piece and its creator. Image Credit: Mike Kelley, No Place, 1989. Glued felt; sewn, stuffed cloth toy with chord. Collection Phoenix Art Museum, Funds provided by Stéphane Janssen and Michael Johns.

Asian Arts Council First Wednesday Gallery Talks: A Resonance of Clay

Nov 2, 2016, 12pm
Drawing from the collection of Carol and Jeffrey Horvitz, join us for a discussion of the functional and sculptural contemporary Japanese ceramics which showcase the talents of Japanese ceramicists. Presented by: Elaine Cohen, Master Docent Phoenix Art Museum. Elaine is a collector of ceramics with a recent emphasis on contemporary Japanese ceramics. She has served on the ASU Art Museum board. She has been an active member of Contemporary Forum for many years. 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: Carol and Jeffrey Horvitz Collection.

Object of the Month

Nov 5, 2016, 11:30am Nov 17, 2016, 11:30am 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Presented by Master Docent and Docent of the Year Ellen Roby Object of the Month: The Steel Worker by Chester Beach American artist Chester Beach studied and taught in Paris, but returned to his American roots to realize this vivid evocation of American know-how and can-do. Participate in a sidewalk seminar with Master Docent Ellen Roby to discover more about this small but mighty work in bronze. Image Credit Chester Beach, Steel Worker, 1909. Bronze. Gift of Dr. William M. Howard. Photo by Ken Howie.

Emphatics Fashion Symposium

Nov 5, 2016, 1pm
A panel of international speakers will share their experiences in working with and researching the most celebrated contempory avant-garde designers of the 20th & 21st century. From Curator and buyer to historian and hair stylist, our dynamic line-up of speakers will provide a range of unique insights about designers such as Thierry Mugler, Jean Paul Gaultier, John Galliano, Issey Miyake and Claude Montana. No Host Bar. The reception is open to all ACI members. Registration to symposium not required. 12:00 p.m. Registration and exhibition preview.   1:00 p.m. Welcome, Dennita Sewell, The Jacquie Dorrance Curator of Fashion Design, Phoenix Art Museum   1:15–3:30 p.m. Karin Legato, Founder of Emphatics ... (View more)