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Object of the Month: The Virgin of Pomata with the Christ Child

Apr 26, 2018, 11:30am
Explore The Virgin of Pomata with the Christ Child, an 18th-century Peruvian statue painting rendered in the Cuzco School tradition. Join master docent Cindy Moore in conversation to discover how this artwork reflects the cultural convergence of the New World and Old Europe, and how the Virgin is depicted as a carved figure, adorned with ornate garments and pearls imported from Asia. Free for Members Included with Museum Admission Image credit: Unknown, The Virgin of Pomata with the Christ Child, 18th century, oil on canvas. Gift of Gerry S. Culpepper.  

Lenhardt Lecture: Jim Hodges

Apr 24, 2018, 7pm
Tickets are $10 Seating is first-come, first-choice Visit tickets.phxart.org to purchase Jim Hodges, I Dreamed a World and Called it Love, 2016. Glass on canvas. Lenhardt Collection. Installation view at Phoenix Art Museum, 2018. On April 24, 2018, Phoenix Art Museum will present world-renowned artist Jim Hodges as the inaugural speaker at the Museum’s annual Lenhardt Lecture, a key component of the recently announced David and Dawn Lenhardt Contemporary Art Initiative. Hodges was born in 1957 in Spokane, Washington, and lives and works in New York. His work has been the subject of exhibitions at museums around the world.  Known for the materials and varied scale of his work, which ranges from small... (View more)

Open Voice: Teens Rising

Apr 25, 2018, 6pm
Celebrate powerful, diverse voices from our city as they share their insights, stories, and perspectives on topics ranging from personal identity to contemporary issues. Join Phoenix-based teens for a fast-paced, personalized tour of artworks that speak to them in the second installment of this series. Hear multiple points of view, explore our collections, and dialogue with our guests. Open Voice is free and open to the public and part of #FreeAfterThree Wednesdays programming, when general admission is free from 3 - 9 pm each Wednesday. 

Slow Art and Mindfulness

Apr 26, 2018, 12pm May 24, 2018, 12pm
Join us as we use art and guided meditation to connect to the moment and create a deeper understanding of artworks once per month. Take a little extra time to look, listen and relax your mind with our teams of museum educators and mindfulness guides. Presented in partnership with Hospice of the Valley, each session focuses on one work of art in the Museum, blending guided mindfulness practice with a deeper reflection of an individual artwork. Each week, we will explore a different artwork on view. Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn. Scientific studies show the practice of mindfulness can relieve anxiety, depression, pain, and stress and actually ch... (View more)