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CF's Summer Film Series: Exit Through The Gift Shop

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Sep 27, 2017, 3:30pm
Sep 27, 2017, 6:30pm

Gallery Talk: Death & Infinite Light

Nov 5, 2017, 3:30pm
Asian Gallery RSVP required Free for Museum Members, included with general admission Space is limited   Join Dr. Janet Baker, Curator of Asian Art, to discuss the intriguing exhibition Infinite Light: A Photographic Meditation on Tibet following the screening of The Tibetan Book of the Dead.    Image: Flames burning in yak butter left as offerings in a small chapel at Tsamkhung Nunnery in Lhasa. September 2010. ©Marissa Roth.  

Logan Lecture Series: Vik Muniz

Nov 8, 2017, 6:30pm
Wednesday, November 8 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm Whiteman Hall  Photographer and mixed-media artist Vik Muniz is renowned for his visionary engagement with conceptual photography and international art histories. Creative appropriation and subtle subversions are consistent strategies that define his work. A self-described “low-tech illusionist,” Muniz works in exceedingly diverse media: he has photographed tufts of cotton as illusory clouds; images of famous paintings made from sugar, dirt, dust, peanut butter and jelly, chocolate sauce, diamond dust, and trash; and images in the earth and sky made with backhoes and airplanes. He is best known for repurposing everyday materials into intricate recreations of canonical artworks, whi... (View more)

ACI Second Wednesdays: Perrin Paris

Nov 8, 2017, 11:30am
Arizona Costume Institute welcomes husband and wife fashion team, Sally Perrin, Creative Director, and  Michel Perrin, CEO of Perrin Paris, founded in 1893 in Saint Junien, France, Rigaudy-Perrin began a century-old tradition of expert glove making in the french epicenter of leather goods craftsmanship. Perrin Paris has extended their expertise into a cohesive collection of luxury leather handbags and accessories, committed to combining the finest quality skins with highly conceptual design. It remains a family-owned and operated business to this day.  TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON

SOLD OUT: Poetry Reading: Joy Harjo, Rita Dove, & Sandra Cisneros

Dec 1, 2017, 7pm
This event is SOLD OUT! Guests with an RSVP ticket will be guaranteed a seat in Whiteman Hall. For those still wanting to attend, there will be over-flow seating available in Great Hall with live streaming from Whiteman. These seats are available to visitors on a first-come, first-served basis, and no ticket is needed.  Joy Harjo, Rita Dove, & Sandra Cisneros will visit Phoenix to read from their own poetry, as well as to celebrate the longstanding conversation across and between their deeply impactful work. Joy Harjo’s eight books of poetry include Conflict Resolution for Holy Beings, How We Became Human: New and Selected Poems, and She Had Some Horses. Harjo’s memoir Crazy Brave won several awards, including the PEN USA Lite... (View more)