Senior Coffee Social

Nov 14, 2019, 10:30am Nov 14, 2019, 1:30pm 16 More Engagement(s) Available
Join us for our monthly Coffee Social for Members 65 and older. Enjoy complimentary coffee, breakfast treats, and a Docent-led presentation on a featured object from the collection.   An additional series of afternoon coffee socials will be available November 2019 through March 2020 at 1:30 pm (doors at 1:00 pm). The morning coffee social times remain the same: doors at 10:15 am and presentation at 10:30 am. Coffee socials are always hosted the second Thursday of the month.   This event takes place in Singer Hall in Wolfswinkel Education Center. Please check in at the Visitor's Desk inside the Museum. Volunteers will be available to guide you to the event.   RSVP required. Free for Museum Members ages 6... (View more)

Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesdays 2019

Nov 13, 2019, 3pm Nov 20, 2019, 3pm 4 More Engagement(s) Available
Every Wednesday | 3–9 pm | All year long Phoenix Art Museum has been offering complimentary admission one evening every week for more than 20 years in an effort to reduce economic barriers to the arts. As the Museum's first and longest-running community-access program providing free general admission and programming for all ages and interests, the Museum's Wednesday complimentary-admission program, now known as Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday, has welcomed nearly 1 million people to the Museum over the past two decades. During Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesday, special-engagement exhibitions are not included and require an $8 adult or $5 youth ticket for entrance. Upcoming Special Engagement Exhibition:  November 3 through March 1... (View more)

November Object of the Month

Nov 21, 2019, 11:30am Nov 27, 2019, 11:30am
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.   "Real, not Red" is how American artist Fritz Scholder described his approach to depicting Native Americans. The Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of the American Indian called Scholder, "The most influential, prolific, and controversial figure in the history of Native art," however, he refused to be called an Indian artist and challenged clichéd visions of what Indian art was. Scholder was first and foremost a colorist who used figurative art to test the limits of what paint can express. Join Master Doce... (View more)

Arizona Costume Institute 2nd Wednesday Lunch and Lecture

Nov 13, 2019, 11:30am
Arizona Costume Institute 2nd Wednesday Lunch and Lecture   Guest Speaker Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell, author of Worn on This Day: The Clothes That Made History Explore the fascinating history of fashion one day at a time as historian, curator, and journalist Kimberly Chrisman-Campbell presents her new book, "Worn On This Day: The Clothes That Made History" (Running Press). Beginning on January 1st (with a pair of New Year's outfits from the Phoenix Art Museum's collection) and ending on December 31st, "Worn On This Day" looks at garments worn on monumental occasions across centuries and continents, offering capsule fashion histories of everything from space suits to wedding gowns, sports uniforms, coronation r... (View more)

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