Circles Presents Museum Maker of the Moment: Thom Collins

Jan 24, 2018, 5:30pm Jan 25, 2018, 5:30pm
Join Circles for an evening with Thom Collins, Executive Director and President, The Barnes Foundation **Please note: the first talk will take place offsite, and the second will take place at Phoenix Art Museum. Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 5:30pm-7:00pm at the Silverleaf Club Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 5:30pm-7:00pm at Phoenix Art Museum Space is limited. RSVP to 602-257-2115 or circles@phxart.org Not a Circles member? Join here or call the Circles of Support office at 602-257-2115.

Circles Presents Museum Maker of the Moment: Madeleine Grynsztejn

Feb 1, 2018, 6pm
6:00 p.m. Reception | 6:30 p.m. Lecture The Silverleaf Club 18701 N Silverleaf Drive Scottsdale, Arizona Circles of Support members are invited to a reception and presentation by Madeleine Grynsztejn, the Pritzker Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago (MCA), for a discussion about art in the 20th and 21st century. Grynsztejn will examine works from the Museum’s 50th anniversary exhibition We Are Here. This major three-part exhibition features multigenerational artists who have lived and worked around the world to create works in a broad range of media, including painting, sculpture, installation, sound, film, and video. We Are Here reexamines these works from the vantage point of our present moment, declaring t... (View more)

Circles Curator Tour: Infinite Light: A Photographic Meditation on Tibet

Feb 8, 2018, 4pm
4:00 – 5:00 p.m. Circles of Support members are invited to join Janet Baker, curator of Asian art, for an exclusive Circles curator-led tour of Infinite Light: A Photographic Meditation on Tibet. Infinite Light: A Photographic Meditation on Tibet explores photojournalist Marissa Roth’s inner and outer journeys to this majestic land and her literal and impressionistic views of Tibetan Buddhist practice and devotion. Venturing to Tibet in 2007 and 2010, Roth chose to photograph with Kodachrome film on both trips. This film, which is no longer produced, was known as the ‘black & white’ of color film, as its characteristic dramatic highlights and shadows punctuated the lush tones of red ... (View more)

Circles Exclusive Exhibition Preview: Iris Van Herpen: Transforming Fashion

Feb 22, 2018, 5:30pm
5:30pm-7:30pm 5:45 pm: Remarks Phoenix Art Museum invites Circles of Support members to join Amada Cruz, The Sybil Harrington Director and CEO, for a preview of Iris Van Herpen: Transforming Fashion. Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, live entertainment and special remarks from Dennita Sewell, Jacquie Dorrance Curator of Fashion Design. Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion  features 45 ensembles created from 2008 – 2015 by the Dutch designer. Van Herpen, widely regarded as one of fashion’s most forward-thinking creators, continually pushes the boundaries of fashion design, often hailed as a pioneer in utilizing 3D printing as a garment construction technique. The installation will also include a selection of her fant... (View more)

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