Members' Make It!: Wearable Art

Feb 24, 2018, 10:30am
Calling young artists (ages 5-12) and their caregivers! Explore the art of fashion as you gather inspiration from the Iris van Herpen: Transforming Fashion exhibition.  Experiment with innovative materials to construct your own three dimensional masterpiece!   Family- through Fellow-level Members are welcome. Studio seating is limited. Please click here to RSVP.   Image credit: Iris van Herpen, Refinery Smoke, Dress, July 2008. Untreated woven metal gauze and cow leather. Groninger Museum. Photo by Bart Oomes, No 6 Studios.

#Untitled: Teens at PhxArt

Mar 2, 2018, 7pm
A teen-curated monthly program, #Untitled is a little different each time. March is all about the creative process, particularly sharing your work. This is a FREE event for teens taking place on First Friday, March 2nd. RSVP at tickets.phxart.org! Teen programs are made possible through the generosity of Thunderbirds Charities, the Craig R. and Barbara M. Barrett Foundation, APS, the Alice and Jim Bazlen and Jane A. Lehman Foundation, and John and Erin Gogolak. The Diversifying Art Museum Leadership Initiative is supported by the Walton Family Foundation and the Ford Foundation.

Art Lovers Book Club: Broad Strokes: 15 Women Who Made Art and Made History (in That Order) by Bridget Quinn

Mar 7, 2018, 1pm Mar 7, 2018, 5:30pm 2 More Engagement(s) Available
In her entertaining and accessible debut, Quinn mixes biography, art history, and women's studies to shed light on 16 women artists. As a college student assigned to read H.W. Janson's History of Art, Quinn was disturbed to find no discussion of women artists in the first 500 pages; in total, only 16 women were listed as artists. A professor wryly noted to Quinn, "You've got the new edition! Our versions didn't have a single woman in it with her clothes on." Covering the same number of women artists as appeared in Janson's work, Quinn skillfully examines the lives of an eclectic group of artists and the treatment of their work over time, mixing in comments from art historians and her own personal anecdotes. The selection... (View more)

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