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Dec 14, 2018, 3pm

Poetry Reading: Nikky Finney

Feb 6, 2019, 7pm
Free with RSVP Poet Nikky Finney was born in 1957 in South Carolina. The daughter of a lawyer and teacher, Finney’s parents were both active in the Civil Rights movement and her childhood was shaped by the turmoil and unrest of the South in the 1960s and ‘70s. In an interview with the Oxford American, Finney noted: “I've never been far away from the human-rights struggle black people have been involved with in the South. That has been one of the backdrops of my entire life.” Finney’s engagement with political activism has also influenced her trajectory as a poet. Carefully weaving the personal and political, Finney’s poetry is known for its graceful, heartfelt synthesis of the two. Influenced by Lucille Cli... (View more)

Circles Presents: Julian Zugazagoitia

Feb 7, 2019, 5:30pm
Circles Presents: Julián Zugazagoitia   Thursday, February 7, 2019 5:30 PM | Reception 6:30 PM | Lecture   Phoenix Art Museum 1625 North Central Avenue Phoenix, Arizona   Circles of Support Members are invited to a reception and presentation by Julián Zugazagoitia, the Menefee D. and Mary Louise Blackwell Director and CEO at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. He will discuss how museums can become more relevant and inclusive to better reflect their communities and the history of artistic achievements.    Julián Zugazagoitia joined the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art as the Menefee D. and Mary Louise Blackwell Director and CEO in September 2010. Since his arrival, the muse... (View more)

Wondrous Worlds Tour with Dr. Janet Baker

Feb 20, 2019, 12pm
Free for Members Included with General Admission    Join Dr. Janet Baker, curator of Asian art at Phoenix Art Museum for an in-gallery tour of Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam Through Time and Place.   Image: Wall Tile with Turquoise Saz Leaf, Blue Hyacinth and Sections of Red and Blue Palmettes, Iznik, Turkey, late 16th or early 17th century, Ottoman Period (1299–1922). Fritware polychrome painted over white slip under transparent glaze. Newark Museum Purchase.

American Songbook featuring the Violins of Hope

Feb 20, 2019, 6pm
Free for Members $5 for Non-Members Concert featuring pianist Elizabeth Pridonoff and violinist Steven Moeckel playing a selection of music including Copeland, Gershwin, Bloch, and Shoenfeld.  About Violins of Hope: Violins of Hope tells the remarkable stories of violins played by Jewish musicians during the Holocaust. Each violin has its own unique and inspiring story that educates both young and old about the Holocaust in a deeply personal and emotional way. Today these instruments serve not only as powerful reminders of an unimaginable experience but also reinforce key lessons of tolerance, inclusion, and diversity that are essential for today and for future generations.   Image Courtesy of Violins of Hope ... (View more)