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May Object of the Month: Copper by Philip Latimer Dike

May 23, 2019, 11:30am May 30, 2019, 11:30am
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.   Philip Latimer Dike, Copper, 1936.  Oil on Canvas.  Phoenix Art Museum collection 1978.10.    Museum purchase with funds provided by Western Art Associates.   Presented by: Docent Karen Kahler Description: This highlighted work is from a series of major oil paintings that brought national attention to American artist, Philip Latimer Dike, in the 1930s.  Copper, depicts the subject of an Arizona mining town and reflects the era’s American Regionalism art movement, an art move... (View more)

Artist Talk: Taylor James

May 22, 2019, 6pm
Artist Talk: Taylor James Wednesday, May 22nd 6pm Marshall/Hendler Galleries  Free   In-gallery artist talk with Artist Grant winner, Taylor James.    Photographer Taylor James works to educate others through documentation and artwork. Subjects within the landscape center on the U.S. - Mexico border and locations in the Sonoran desert where migrants have died or found rescue, as well as personal possessions and remains discovered at these sites. James came to Arizona from the East Coast and assisted Samaritan volunteers as they provided food, water, and aid to those in the desert. As he educated himself on the realities of the situation, James found a passion in documenting these events and informing oth... (View more)

Artist Talk: Julio César Morales

May 29, 2019, 6pm
Artist Talk: Julio César Morales Wednesday, May 29th  6pm Marshall/Hendler Galleries  Free   In-gallery artist talk with Scult Award Recipient, Julio César Morales.   Curator, educator, and artist Julio César Morales places an emphasis on interdisciplinary work and the social power of art. Using a variety of mediums, Morales addresses issues such as immigration, identity, diversity, and politics. He has exhibited work all over the world, including a recent solo exhibition in Mexico City in 2016. Some of his notable works include a watercolor series on human trafficking, which as been ongoing since 2005. His art has been published in The New York Times as well as several art-centric p... (View more)

June Object of the Month: Landscape with Travelers on a Path near a Waterfall

Jun 1, 2019, 11:30am Jun 6, 2019, 11:30am 2 More Engagement(s) Available
Free for Members Included with General Admission   In the 16th and 17th centuries, many young Dutch painters traveled to Italy to study the popular styles of painting—leading to the formation of two large schools of painting style, the Caravaggisti and the Dutch Italianates. Jan Both’s Landscape with Travelers on a Path near a Waterfall invites us into the world of the Dutch Italianates. Join Senior Docent Cathie Rubins for a conversation about what drew these artists to the Italian countryside and the reasoning behind why there might have been such a large market for these paintings back home in the Netherlands.   Please join us each month for a gallery talk led by a Museum Docent and learn more about an object from... (View more)