First Friday at Phoenix Art Museum

Oct 6, 2017, 6pm
Every First Friday, Phoenix Art Museum offers free general admission and discounted special exhibition admission* from 6 - 10PM. Current Exhibitions • Past/Future/Present: Contemporary Brazilian Art from the Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo*  • A Tribute to James Galanos • Alexander Calder: An Outburst of Color • Infinite Light: A Photographic Meditation on Tibet • Virtue and Valor: Sikh Art and Heritage • Longer Ways to Go: Photography of the American Road  Closes October 15 • Selections from the Schorr Collection • Philip C. Curtis: The New Deal and American Regionalism • Border Crossings: Mexico and the Americ... (View more)

After Hours: Hot Mess Formalism

Oct 12, 2017, 6pm
Museum-wide 6–8 pm Tickets are $10 for non-Members, free for Members   Be the first to see Sheila Pepe: Hot Mess Formalism before it opens to the public and meet the artist!   For over twenty years, Sheila Pepe has constructed large-scale, ephemeral installations and sculpture made out of domestic and industrial fibrous materials. Hot Mess Formalism explores the artist’s relationship to feminist and craft histories, identity, and traditional forms of display through more than 70 works, including the premiere of a three-story, site-specific work created exclusively for the Museum.   This special preview also includes admission to our special fall exhibition Past/Future/Present: Contemporary Br... (View more)

College Night

Oct 18, 2017, 6pm
Wednesday • October 18 6:00—9:00 P.M. Museum-wide Explore and create at this fall's College Night! Spend your evening making art with Phoenix-based artist Bill Dambrova, listening to Brazilian music with vinyl DJ Miguel Ivery, grab a food-truck snack, play Roadside Border Crossings Bingo, and see our special exhibition Past/Future/Present: Contemporary Brazilian Art from the Museum of Modern Art, São Paulo.  College Night is free for all higher-education students with ID. Students also receive a discounted $2 ticket to Past/Future/Present.   For questions/inquiries, please contact jennifer.adams@phxart.org     Be social. Art is social. Share your ex... (View more)

Housekeeping: Preparing Your Art for the Future

Oct 24, 2017, 12pm Oct 24, 2017, 4pm
Works of art survive the ravages of time only through dedication of constant care.  Preservation efforts ensure the art will be enjoyed by future generations. This seminar will help you understand the process of how gifts of art are made and received. Laura Wenzel, Registrar at Phoenix Art Museum, will outline the Museum’s process of gifting art, compliance with IRS requirements, donor guidance, conservation efforts and stewardship. Gifts of art are welcomed by the Museum if consistent with the focus of our collections and our commitment to excellence. And, to help with the fine-tuning of your estate plan, we also present a panel discussion of 3 professionals discussing tricky valuations, market unpredictability, planning and admin... (View more)

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