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

ACI Second Wednesday Luncheon & Lecture

Mar 13, 2019, 11:30am
ACI Second Wednesday Luncheon & Lecture Luncheon | 11:30 am Lecture | 12:30 pm Luncheon ticket sales end on March 6 at 5 pm. Lecture is included with General Admission   Timothy Long Director, Senior Specialist of Couture and Luxury Accessories, Leslie Hindman Auctioneers From Clothing to Art; from Archive to Auction   What are clothes worth? When does what we wear become art, worthy of auction, or worthless? For twenty years, Timothy Long served as a curator of fashion in museums in the US and UK, including the Chicago History Museum and more recently at the Museum of London. As curator, Long developed annual fashion exhibitions and projects using the museums’ collections... (View more)

The Art of Peaceful Living: Public Talk and Meditation with International Teacher, Gen-la Kelsang Jampa

Mar 16, 2019, 2pm
$5 for Museum members $10 general admission Pricing does not include admission into the Museum Within our mind lies an extraordinary potential for inner peace and happiness. Through the simple practice of meditation we can learn to access that potential. In meditation we learn to let go of the agitated states of mind, such as anger, that produce unhappiness, and instead to cultivate peaceful, powerful minds such as love, acceptance, wisdom, and joy. We also learn to transform our day-to-day experiences, especially our conflicts and problems, into opportunities for developing these peaceful minds. In this way, we learn the art of being peaceful and the special skill of creating happiness for ourselves and others.    Gen-la Kel... (View more)

New Paradigms of Contemporary Latin American Abstraction

Mar 20, 2019, 6:30pm
Free for Members $5 for Non-Members Dr. Cecilia Fajardo-Hill is one of the most important scholars of Latin American art in the United States, and the former curator of the SPACE Collection, a significant part of which was donated to Phoenix Art Museum in 2017.  The lecture New Paradigms of Contemporary Latin American Abstraction will propose new ways of thinking and experiencing Latin American contemporary abstraction. No longer involved with the complex processes of now failed modernities, Latin American abstraction since the 1990s is embedded in the daily fabric of life. It has become a laboratory for critical intervention on pressing social, political and cultural issues while continuing to reimagine experimentally how abstraction may... (View more)

April Object of the Month

Apr 6, 2019, 11:30am Apr 18, 2019, 11:30am 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Free for Members Included with General Admission   Join us for a gallery talk led by a Museum Docent and learn more about an object from the collection or on view in a special exhibition.   For questions, contact