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Circles Presents: Cameron Silver

Feb 21, 2019, 5:30pm
Circles Presents: Cameron Silver Tuesday, February 21, 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 global stylist and fashion authority Cameron Silver. In consideration of the Museum's fashion exhibition ultracontemporary, he will highlight fashion trends and key designers from the 20th and 21st centuries to reflect on how they continue to influence the fashion industry today. Cameron Silver is the founder of Decades, an acclaimed vintage retail store in Los Angeles, and the fashion director of H Halston and H by Halston. He has written for various publication... (View more)

New Paradigms of Contemporary Latin American Abstraction

Mar 20, 2019, 6:30pm
Tickets will be exclusively available to Circles and Museum Members soon Free for Museum 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 she was formerly the curator of the SPACE Collection, a significant part of which was donated to Phoenix Art Museum in 2017. Her lecture 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 of today, while continuing to reimagi... (View more)

Circles Presents: Erika Doss

Apr 11, 2019, 5:30pm
Circles Presents: Erika Doss   Thursday, April 11, 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 Erika Doss, Professor, Department of American Studies, University of Notre Dame, and expert on 20th- and 21st-century American art. She will discuss Agnes Pelton’s exploration of multiple strains of mysticism, including New Thought, Theosophy, and Agni Yoga, and Pelton’s belief that art is a form of personal and creative transcendence.   With wide-ranging interests in American art, Erika Doss has held fellowships at leading arts and humanities instit... (View more)

Poetry Reading: Naomi Shihab Nye

Apr 17, 2019, 7pm
This is a free event open to the public. Reserve your spot at About the poet: Naomi Shihab Nye was born in St. Louis, Missouri in 1952. Her father was a Palestinian refugee and her mother an American of German and Swiss descent, and Nye spent her adolescence in both Jerusalem and San Antonio, Texas. She earned her BA from Trinity University in San Antonio. Nye is the recipient of numerous honors and awards for her work, including a Lavan Award, the Paterson Poetry Prize, the Carity Randall Prize, and many Pushcart Prizes. She has received fellowships from the Lannan Foundation, the Guggenheim Foundation, and was a Witter Bynner Fellow. From 2010-2015 she served as a Chancellor of the Academy of American Poets. Nye&rsq... (View more)