Indian Film with Focus on Gender & Health Issues with Dr. Mohan Agashe

Apr 23, 2014, 7pm
Dr. Agashe is one of the finest actors on the stage and screen  much acclaimed for roles in award winning films by masters such as Satyajit Ray, Mira Nair, Shyam Benegal, Gautam Ghose and Jabbar Patel. Recipient of many prestigious awards, he was invited to occupy the chair of Director of the Film and Television Institute of India, Pune from 1997 until April 2002. This presentation will be visual, with numerous clips from over a century in the history of Indian film. After the talk, an informal pay-as-you-go dinner with Dr. Agashe will be organized at Chennai Chettinaad Palace.   

4th Annual Phoenix Artopia

Apr 25, 2014, 8pm
Bentley Projects 215 E. Grant St.  We have partnered with New Times to support up-and-coming local artists and creative individuals at Artopia in downtown Phoenix next Friday. Join us and enjoy art, entertainment, food and drinks - all included in your ticket! Use our exclusive discount code PAM at to get 50% off. Full event details are available at Share the conversation with #artopiaPHX and take a photo in the #HollywoodCostume photo booth.

Hollywood at Phoenix Art Museum + Q & A with Director Jim Ballinger

Apr 27, 2014, 1pm
Director Ridley Scott’s inspiration for his Oscar-winning film Gladiator lies in our very collection here at the Museum! Listen in as The Sybil Harrington Director Jim Ballinger explores the relationship between the Jean-Léon Gérôme painting Pollice Verso and this renowned Hollywood film. Screening: Gladiator Run time: 3hrs. Rating: R Fee: $5 Museum Members/$10 non-members

First Friday at Phoenix Art Museum

May 2, 2014, 6pm
Phoenix Afrobeat Orchestra comes to Phoenix Art Museum with a musical presentation unlike any other in the Valley! Exhibitions on view: Hollywood Costume - No special exhibition pricing available. Lifelike: Is It Real? - Special exhibition pricing: Adults $5, Youth (6-17) $3, Free for Children (Under 6), and Free for Museum Members. Hollywood Red Carpet - Free William H. Johnson: An American Modern - Free The Process and The Page: Developing Photographic Books - Free Share your First Friday experience with hashtags #phxff #WHJohnson #HollywoodCostume #RedCarpet #ProcessandPage #IsItReal @phxart Like Phoenix Afrobeat Orchestra on Facebook: (View more)

Mother's Day at Phoenix Art Museum

May 11, 2014, 10am
What starts with M and ends with M and gives the best hugs? No it's not "Museum". It's Mom! This year, Mother's Day at Phoenix Art Museum is the perfect place to spend time with Mom and enjoy: The entire Museum will open at 10am Hollywood Costume Tickets ​Members: Free*/$20 additional tickets Reserve tickets from 10am to 4pm every half hour - Call (602) 257-2138 Also on View: Hollywood Red Carpet, Lifelike, The Process and the Page, and William H. Johnson Film Double-Feature with Hepburn and Monroe My Fair Lady, 11am Some Like It Hot, 2pm Members: $5 for both films - Reserve tickets Opus 11, A concert of newly-composed music for ... (View more)

An Evening with Joe Locke and Arizona School for the Arts

May 16, 2014, 7:30pm
Acclaimed Vibraphonist, Composer, and Educator Joe Locke will take the stage with the Arizona School for the Arts Percussion Ensemble and Jazz Orchestra and members of ASU’s Jazz Faculty.   $35. Tickets at Brown Paper Tickets

5th Annual #ArtMuseumDay

May 18, 2014, 12pm
Join Phoenix Art Museum and museums around the world as we celebrate Art Museum Day! Phoenix Art Museum is a member of the Association of Art Museum Directors (AAMD) who, in collaboration with the International Council of Museums (ICOM) bring light to the many great educational instituions throughout the world.  Visit Phoenix Art Museum on Sunday, May 18 from noon to 5pm for Art Museum Day to take advantage of these special offers: General Admission Offer One free youth admission (ages 6-17) with the purchase of an adult admission ($15) Membership Offer Save $18 off any membership beginning at the Dual level (regularly $80) For more information please call the Membership Office at (602) 257-2124. General admission does not include&nb... (View more)

Holiday Hours - Memorial Day

May 26, 2014, 10am
The Museum will be open from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. in observance of Memorial Day. As a part of the Blue Star Museum program free General admission is available to military from Memorial Day to Labor Day.

National Theatre Live: King Lear by William Shakespeare

Jun 1, 2014, 2pm
An aged king decides to divide his kingdom between his three daughters, according to which of them is most eloquent in praising him. His favourite, Cordelia, says nothing. Lear’s world descends into chaos. Academy Award® winner Sam Mendes (Skyfall, American Beauty) returns to the National Theatre to direct Simon Russell Beale (Timon of Athens, Collaborators) in the title role of Shakespeare’s tragedy. Cost: $15 Museum Members, students with ID; $18 general admission.  Tickets available here. Presented in High Definition and Dolby 5.1 Surround Sound. Runtime: approx 3hrs 30min. Multi-ticket packages are also available! National Theatre Live at Phoenix Art Museum is generously sponsored by Sue and Bud Seli... (View more)

National Theatre Live: The Curious Incident of the Dog at Night-Time (ENCORE)

Jun 15, 2014, 2pm
Following its smash-hit live broadcast in 2012, the National Theatre production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time returns to cinemas. Based on the acclaimed novel by Mark Haddon, adapted by Simon Stephens and directed by Marianne Elliott, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time has been hailed by The Times as ‘a phenomenal combination of storytelling and spectacle’. Winner of 7 Olivier Awards in 2013, including Best New Play. Christopher, fifteen years old, has an extraordinary brain – exceptional at maths while ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion of killing Mrs Shears' dog Wellington, he records each fact about the event in the book he is writing to solve the myste... (View more)

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