February Object of the Month

Feb 2, 2019, 11:30am Feb 7, 2019, 11:30am 2 More Engagement(s) Available
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.   For questions, contact education@phxart.org

Poetry Reading: Nikky Finney

Feb 6, 2019, 7pm
Free with RSVP Poet Nikky Finney was born in 1957 in South Carolina. The daughter of a lawyer and teacher, Finney’s parents were both active in the Civil Rights movement and her childhood was shaped by the turmoil and unrest of the South in the 1960s and ‘70s. In an interview with the Oxford American, Finney noted: “I've never been far away from the human-rights struggle black people have been involved with in the South. That has been one of the backdrops of my entire life.” Finney’s engagement with political activism has also influenced her trajectory as a poet. Carefully weaving the personal and political, Finney’s poetry is known for its graceful, heartfelt synthesis of the two. Influenced by Lucille Cli... (View more)

Museum Open for President's Day 2019

Feb 18, 2019, 10am
We are regularly closed on Mondays but not Monday, February 18! Join us from 10 am until 5 pm on President's Day and see our special exhibitions, including Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam through Time & Place, along with selections from the collection.    To see information on current exhibitions, click here. To see a full list of our holiday hours, click here.  

Wondrous Worlds Tour with Dr. Janet Baker

Feb 20, 2019, 12pm
Free for Members Included with General Admission    Join Dr. Janet Baker, curator of Asian art at Phoenix Art Museum for an in-gallery tour of Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam Through Time and Place.   Image: Wall Tile with Turquoise Saz Leaf, Blue Hyacinth and Sections of Red and Blue Palmettes, Iznik, Turkey, late 16th or early 17th century, Ottoman Period (1299–1922). Fritware polychrome painted over white slip under transparent glaze. Newark Museum Purchase.

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