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

Paris Fashion Salon Series: The New Fashion Creators and the brand

Aug 3, 2016, 6pm
In anticipation of Phoenix Art Museum’s fall fashion exhibition featuring the Emphatics Archive, Jacquie Dorrance Curator of Fashion Design, Dennita Sewell will host a summer salon series about the history of Paris fashion. From the traditions of the grand couturiers to the evolution of the international fashion brand, this series explores the designers who made Paris the the most powerful and prestigious fashion capital in the world. Examination of works from the fashion design collection will conclude each lecture. August 3, 6pm Whiteman Hall The New Fashion Creators and the brand Thierry Mugler, Jean Paul Gaultier, Alexandar  This event is free and open to the public; RSVP required. Click here to reserve tickets. Image Credit... (View more)

Object of the Month: Madame Koch and Her Children by Julius Rolshoven

Aug 6, 2016, 11:30am Aug 18, 2016, 11:30am 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Object of the Month: Madame Koch and Her Children by Julius Rolshoven In 1899 an influential critic wrote of this family portrait: “So vivid is its scheme of color, so sure its drawing, and so triumphant its technique that it ‘comes down to you’ from almost any point in the room.” Join Docent Harriet Kaplan for an intimate visit with the Koch family. Image credit: Julius Rolshoven, American, 1858-1930. Madame Koch and Her Children, 1898. Oil on canvas. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Ellen and Howard C. Katz in honor of the Museum's 50th Anniversary.

Senior Coffee Social

Aug 11, 2016, 10:30am
Please join us for our monthly Coffee Social for Members 65 and over. Enjoy complimentary coffee, breakfast treats and a presentation about August's Object of the Month, Madame Koch and Her Children by Julius Rolshoven.  In 1899 an influential critic wrote of this family portrait: “So vivid is its scheme of color, so sure its drawing, and so triumphant its technique that it ‘comes down to you’ from almost any point in the room.” Join Docent Harriet Kaplan for an intimate visit with the Koch family. RSVP with your Member ID here! This event will take place in Singer Hall in Wolfswinkel Education Center. Please check in at the Visitors Desk inside the Museum. Volunteers will be available to guide you to the even... (View more)

Art and Legacy Planning Seminar: Can We Talk?

Oct 18, 2016, 12pm Oct 18, 2016, 4pm
Your estate plan is in place…but is your family prepared?  This seminar is designed to help you understand the discussions your family can have now to strengthen trust and communication for the future. The seminar is offered in two sessions: Lunch 12:00-2 pm, or Happy Hour 4:00-6:00 pm with hosted bar and appetizers, and can provide advice from experts on how best to prepare your loved ones for the future. Tickets are just $20 per person or $30 per couple and free to 21st Century Society members, and all proceeds benefit Phoenix Art Museum.  To purchase tickets, contact plannedgiving@phxart.org, letting us know which seminar you would like to attend.