Art Lovers Book Club

Jan 9, 2019, 1pm Jan 9, 2019, 6pm 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Lemon Art Research Library Wednesday, January 9, 2019 1 pm or 6 pm Friday, January 11, 2019 2 pm RSVP Required Space is extremely limited. Please inform library@phxart.org of any cancellations   Presented in conjunction with Wondrous Worlds: Art & Islam Through Time & Place.   "My Name Is Red" by Orhan Pamuk At once a fiendishly devious mystery, a beguiling love story, and a brilliant symposium on the power of art, "My Name Is Red" is a transporting tale set amid the splendor and religious intrigue of sixteenth-century Istanbul, from one of the most prominent contemporary Turkish writers.    The Sultan has commissioned a cadre of the most acclaimed... (View more)

Family Workshop for Teotihuacan: City of Water, City of Fire

Jan 19, 2019, 10:30am Jan 19, 2019, 2pm
Free for Members. For non-Members, tickets are $15 per family plus General Admission. 10:30am - 12:00pm (ages 4-7) and 2:00pm - 4:00pm (ages 8-12) Get a close-up look at a special exhibition, participate in conversations in the galleries, and make a work of art to take home. Taught by museum educators, Family Workshops offer children and adults the opportunity to explore the Museum and the creative process together.  Standing figure, 200–250. Greenstone. Zona de Monumentos Arqueológicos de Teotihuacán / INAH [Proyecto Tlalocan]. Photograph by Jorge Pérez de Lara Elías, © INAH.    

Make It!

Jan 23, 2019, 3:30pm
Make It! is a hands-on art-making space for all ages and abilities. Join Phoenix-based artists and museum staff to be inspired by works of art from the Museum’s collection or current exhibitions.  Each month features a different object and art-making technique, and a chance to explore new materials, perspectives, and ways of connecting with art. Make It! occurs twice a month. Wednesday session is open to the public during Pay-What-You-Wish Wednesdays; Saturday session is free for Members and included in General Admission.

Slow Art and Mindfulness

Jan 24, 2019, 12pm Feb 28, 2019, 12pm 5 More Engagement(s) Available
Join us as we use art and guided meditation to connect to the moment and create a deeper understanding of artworks once per month. Take a little extra time to look, listen and relax your mind with our teams of museum educators and mindfulness guides.   Presented in partnership with Hospice of the Valley, each session focuses on one work of art in the Museum, blending guided mindfulness practice with a deeper reflection of an individual artwork.    Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn. Scientific studies show the practice of mindfulness can relieve anxiety, depression, pain, and stress and actually change the way you feel, think, wo... (View more)

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