Circles Presents: Asian Art and the Gifts of Gail and Stephen Rineberg

Jan 23, 2020, 5:30pm
Join us for a very special Circles Presents as Curator of Asian Art Dr. Janet Baker with Asian Art and the Gifts of Gail and Stephen Rineberg: A Passion for Chinese Ceramics.    Since the time Dr. Janet Baker arrived at the Museum in 2000, Gail and Stephen Rineberg were one of the most active collectors of Asian art at the highest level. They strove to trace the scientific and aesthetic development of Chinese ceramics from ancient times until the 14th century. They carefully collected fine examples of each type of ware, with variations on form and design elements. They savored the opportunity to learn deeply about the subject, and shared trips to China with their children and grandchildren to foster an appreciation throughout their famil... (View more)

Circles Private Reception + Public Lecture: Lyn St. James, Racing Legend

Feb 1, 2020, 1pm
Join us to hear from American former race car driver Lyn St. James, seven time Indy 500 racer and 1992 Indy Rookie of the Year. St. James was a two-time class winner at Daytona, a class winner at Sebring, and a class winner at the 24 Hours of Nürburgring. She also competed at 24 Hours of Le Mans, among many other achievements. A private reception for Circles Members will follow.  This is an exclusive event for Circles of Support donors. Not a Circles member? Join here! RSVP to circles@phxart.org. 

February 2020 First Friday

Feb 7, 2020, 6pm
From 6–10 pm on the first Friday of each month, Phoenix Art Museum is open to the public with voluntary donation admission. Share your First Friday experience: @phxart #phxartff February 7, 2020 will be a celebration of Black History Month! Join us for screenings of 2018 Artist Grant recipient, Malakai, latest short films, Postmark and Opulence, a musical performance by Solu, poetry readings organized by Sean Avery, and more to be announced. Museum Policies Help us create a safe environment for you and the art by remembering the following:  ‣ Artworks in the Museum are not to be touched. ‣ Food and drink (including water bottles) are not allowed in the Museum. ‣ Backpacks (large and small) are discour... (View more)

BECOMING OTHELLO: A Black Girl's Journey

Feb 22, 2020, 2pm Feb 27, 2020, 2pm 2 More Engagement(s) Available
BECOMING OTHELLO: A Black Girl’s Journey is a 90 minute, 5-Act, living memoir which explores a young woman’s acting journey on the road to becoming Othello, her trials and triumphs with race and the classics, some memorable experiences on her gender flipped journey and her fun-loving and tumultuous youth; complete with moving multimedia images, lyrical language from Black women playwrights, William Shakespeare, Langston Hughes, Martin Luther King, Jr., Frederick Douglass, Harriet Tubman and the King James Bible, along with soulful songs and the music that shaped her life in her beloved Harlem.   Written and performed by Debra Ann Byrd with Costumes by Gail Cooper-Hecht, Sound Design by David D. Wright, Story C... (View more)

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