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July 18, 7pm
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Aug 1, 2015, 11:30am

Object of the Month

Aug 1, 2015, 11:30am Aug 27, 2015, 11:30am
Harnett Gallery Flowers, Italy by Joseph Stella Inspired by his memories of flowers in his homeland, Italy, and the architecture of his adopted home, New York City, Joseph Stella takes flowers to a new level of symmetry and balance, spirituality and sensuality. Join Docent Jim Nazzal in a discussion of the many styles of Joseph Stella’s journey as we interpret a modern twentieth century artist. Image Credit   Joseph Stella, American, 1877 - 1946, Flowers, Italy, 1931. Oil on canvas. Collection Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Jonathan Marshall

Painting in the New World: A Symposium on Spanish Colonial Art

Sep 30, 2015, 6pm
Whiteman Hall - 6 to 8 p.m. This landmark symposium will present an overarching view of artistic traditions in Colonial Latin America for a general audience. Organized to accompany the exhibition Masterworks of Spanish Colonial Art from the Phoenix Art Museum’s Collection, this symposium will enrich your understanding of the 18th-century paintings on display. This evening of talks will present new perspectives on how art was created and disseminated throughout the Spanish viceroyalties. How were paintings commissioned during the colonial period? How did indigenous artistic traditions continue to be reflected in art created in the viceroyalties? How did native artists transform artistic source material imported from Europe into distinctiv... (View more)