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

New Paradigms of Contemporary Latin American Abstraction

Mar 20, 2019, 6:30pm
Free for Members $5 for Non-Members Cecilia Fajardo-Hill, PhD, is one of the most important scholars of Latin American art in the United States, and the former curator of the SPACE Collection, a significant part of which was donated to Phoenix Art Museum in 2017.  The lecture New Paradigms of Contemporary Latin American Abstraction 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 while continuing to reimagine experimentally how abstract... (View more)

March Object of the Month

Mar 21, 2019, 11:30am Mar 28, 2019, 11:30am
Free for Members Included with General Admission   Each month, join us for a gallery talk led by a Museum Docent and learn more about an object from the collection or on view in a special exhibition.   Based on a series of old post cards found in European flea markets featuring images that are simultaneously curious, sad, cautionary, and tragic, artist Tacita Dean’s compilation, The Russian Ending: Ship of Death, depicts accidents and disasters, both man-made and natural. Throughout March, join Docent Sandy Ryan for an exploration of this intriguing art work which brings together a variety of art forms and prompts a multitude of questions.   For questions, contact education@phxart.org

Museum Closed for Independent Women Luncheon

Mar 26, 2019, 10am
Phoenix Art Museum will be closed on March 26, 2019 for the Independent Women Luncheon.  Click here to see a complete list of holiday hours.

April Object of the Month

Apr 6, 2019, 11:30am Apr 18, 2019, 11:30am 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Free for Members Included with General Admission   Join us for a gallery talk led by a Museum Docent and learn more about an object from the collection or on view in a special exhibition.   Title: Knotted Prayer Rug with Mihrab, Hanging Oil Lamp, Floral and Geometric Motifs Artist: Unknown Country: Egypt (Ottoman Period; 1299-1922) Date: 1600-1625  Material: Wool, silk Object Number: On loan from Newark Museum, collection number; 49.538   Presented by: Docent Jeanne Sours   For questions, contact education@phxart.org