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

August Object of the Month

Aug 22, 2019, 11:30am Aug 29, 2019, 11:30am
In her early 60s, artist Agnes Pelton chose to remember her father in a painting entitled Awakening (Memory of Father). Join Docent Bob Crawford in a discussion to discover what the painting reveals about Pelton’s relationship with her father and about the spiritual and philosophical underpinnings of her “desert abstractions” that form the core of the Museum’s exhibition, Agnes Pelton: Desert Transcendentalist.  Public Presentations for August: Thursday, August 1, 2019 | 11:30am-12pm | Steele Gallery Saturday, August 3, 2019 | 11:30am-12pm | Steele Gallery Membership Event: Thursday, August 8, 2019* | 10:30am-11am | Senior Coffee Social | Singer Hall Thursday, August 15, 2019 | 11:30am-12pm | Steele Gallery... (View more)

Arts Integration & Appetizers

Sep 4, 2019, 5pm Oct 2, 2019, 5pm 6 More Engagement(s) Available
ARTS INTEGRATION & APPETIZERS A  Wednesday evening professional development series for educators. Open to all educators, no art background required. Discover techniques for integrating art into your classroom learning, hear from local arts professionals, enjoy special tours of Museum exhibitions, and network while enjoying hands-on learning in a fun, casual atmosphere. Programs take place the first Wednesday of each month (September-May), 5:00 to 7:30 pm.  NEW! Join us for The Teacher's Lounge, in Palette, the on-site cafe, where we'll enjoy unwinding with new friends and colleagues from 5-6 PM. Light appetizers will be provided, and Palette will offer special prices on menu items.  The workshop will start at 6 PM ... (View more)

September Object of the Month

Sep 5, 2019, 11:30am Sep 7, 2019, 11:30am 2 More Engagement(s) Available
The incongruous facets in art center on the balance between the visible aspect of the work itself, and the invisible level construed by the artist’s intellect, understanding, and intent. Artist Anish Kapoor creates works of art that embody the balance of these facets, works of art that challenge the viewer's perception of space and form.  Join Docent Janine Loiselle-Newbern in an exploration of Kapoor’s sculpture Upside Down/Inside Out (2003) that intriguingly beckons one to enter into the journey of the altered perspective.  -    Thursday, September 5th | 11:30 am | Katz Main -    Saturday, September 7th | 11:30 | Katz Main  -    Thursday, September 12th | 10:30 ... (View more)

Guru Nanak’s Interfaith Message

Sep 28, 2019, 2pm
Symposium on September 28, 2019 | 2 pm - 4 pm Whiteman Hall Free for Museum Members   In celebration of the 550th Anniversary of his birth, we honor Guru Nanak (1469-1539), who was the founder and First Guru of the Sikh faith.  Sikhism is the world’s fifth largest religion, currently with over 25 million adherents.  Learn more about the life, words and travels of this historical figure whose principles resonate globally today.   This event complements the exhibition Guru Nanak: 550th Birth Anniversary of Sikhism's Founder on view at Phoenix Art Museum, August 17, 2019 – March 29, 2020 in The Khanuja Family Sikh Heritage Gallery.   2:00 pm – Welcome and Introduction – Dr. ... (View more)