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

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Jan 23, 2019, 3:30pm

Getting to Know American Muslims and their Faith

Mar 2, 2019, 2pm
This presentation by the Islamic Speakers Bureau of Arizona begins with basic terminology and demographics of Muslims in the United States and the world, describes the major beliefs and practices of Islam, including major Muslim holidays. It also addresses common misconceptions about Islam and Muslims and describes its relation other religions, including Judaism and Christianity.   About the Islamic Speakers Bureau: The Islamic Speakers Bureau of Arizona (ISBA) is a non-profit, apolitical, educational organization founded in 1999. ISBA is an outreach institution that provides education about Islam and Muslims, builds cultural awareness and promotes interfaith dialogue and collaborations.   RSVP coming soon!   Ima... (View more)

March Object of the Month

Mar 2, 2019, 11:30am Mar 7, 2019, 11:30am 2 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 education@phxart.org

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   Tuesday, January 22 – Advance tickets open to Circles Members Tuesday, January 29 – Advance tickets open to Museum Members Friday, February 1 – Tickets open to the public 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 19... (View more)