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

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Jan 19, 2017, 11:30am
Jan 19, 2017, 12pm

Object of the Month

Jan 19, 2017, 11:30am Jan 26, 2017, 11:30am
Presented by Master Docent Linda Albert Object of the Month: Bodhisattva Guanyin by unknown Ming artist   Begin the new year increasing your mindfulness and contemplating the soothing qualities of “the Compassionate One, the Ocean of Pity.” This large and graceful statue of the Bodhisattva Guanyin reflects a number of influences on the Ming artist. Take a closer look at her with Master Docent Linda Albert.   Free with Museum general admission.    Image Credit   Unknown Ming artist, Bodhisattva Guanyin, Ming Dynasty. Wood with traces of paint. Gift of Joseph E. Refsnes.    

Sikhism and Its Artistic Traditions

Feb 1, 2017, 12pm
This talk will highlight the artistic traditions of Sikhism, the world’s fifth largest religion including portraiture, images of sacred places, and coinage from Dr. Khanuja’s collection.   Presented by:  Dr. Parvinder Singh Khanuja.  Dr. Khanuja is a medical oncologist and collector of Sikh Art.  Works from his collection were featured as part of the Phoenix Rising: The Valley Collects exhibition in Spring 2016.

The History of Collecting Spanish and Hispanic Art in the United States

Feb 1, 2017, 7pm
Join Michael A. Brown, Ph.D., Associate Curator of European Art at The San Diego Museum of Art for a free lecture.   Presented by Friends of European Art.   [Image credit: Juan Sánchez Cotán, Still Life with Quince, Cabbage, Melon and Cucumber, ca. 1602. Oil on canvas. San Diego Museum of Art, gift of Anne R. and Amy Putnam.]

Object of the Month

Feb 4, 2017, 11:30am Feb 16, 2017, 11:30am 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Object of the Month Presented by Gerry Grout Education Director Kaela Hoskings Mass (Colder Darker Matter) by Cornelia Parker Included with general admission. Image Credit Cornelia Parker, Mass (Colder Darker Matter), 1997. Burnt wood, wire and string. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Museum purchase with funds provided by Jan and Howard Hendler.