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July 2012
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Film & Performance
July 18, 7pm
CF's Summer Film Series: Exit Through The Gift Shop

Gallery Talk and Book Signing: Paul Pletka: Imagined Wests

Feb 28, 2018, 6:30pm
Artist Paul Pletka will visit the Museum to discuss a new monograph on his work, entitled Paul Pletka: Imagined Wests and written by Amy Scott, Chief Curator and Marilyn B. and Calvin Gross Curator of Visual Arts at the Autry Museum of the American West in Los Angeles. His talk will take place in front of his large painting, Nuestro Señor el Desollado (Our Lord, The One Who is Flayed) currently on view in Border Crossings: Mexico and the American Southwest. There will be a book signing following the discussion.   This is a free program, open to the general public as part of #FreeAfterThree Wednesdays. No RSVP necessary.

Logan Lecture Series: Valeska Soares

Mar 21, 2018, 6:30pm
Tickets are free for Museum Members, $5 for non-Members. Space is limited. On March 24, Phoenix Art Museum will present a mid-career retrospective exhibition of Brazilian artist Valeska Soares, entitled Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now. Exploring themes of memory, time, and the sensorial, Valeska Soares reconfigures the esthetic of minimalism into interactive installations and sensory experiences. Her work demonstrates a fascination with space and time, as well as what occurs beyond their perceived limits. Directly engaging visitors’ subjectivities, she emphasizes personal experience and also universal knowledge, and explores how each of these affects the other. Assemblages of book pages, covers, and bindings weave meanings between differen... (View more)