Teen Workshop: Photography and Nostalgia

Jun 24, 2017, 1pm
Hit the open road (without leaving Phoenix) through this hands-on workshop focused on Longer Ways to Go: Photographs of the American Road led by artist Claire A. Warden. Reminisce about a road trip you’ve taken and explore the role of photography in creating a collective memory of a place. Then, create an artist's book inspired by Ed Ruscha’s Twentysix Gasoline Stations. This event is free and open to middle- and high-school students. Space is limited - RSVP here! Sponsored by Thundebirds Charities, with additional support by the Craig R. and Barbara M. Barrett Foundation along with the Alice and Jim Bazlen and Jane A. Lehman Foundation Image: Mickey Pallas, Buick Convertible and Family, Chicago, 1955. Collection Center fo... (View more)

Make It!: Book as Art

Jun 28, 2017, 3:30pm
Make It! is a monthly, drop-in, hands on art-making activity for all. Each month features a different activity inspired by objects in the Museum’s collection or current exhibitions and collaborations with different local artists to create activities that introduce participants to new materials, perspectives and ways of connecting. Make It! is free and part of #PhxArtFamily and #FreeAfterThree programming (each Wednesday, general admission is free from 3pm-9pm). This month, discover bookmaking techniques and materials with Phoenix-based artist Kris Michael.  Draw inspiration from your favorite work of art to create your own mixed media book!   About the Artist                    ... (View more)

Make It!: Conversing Patterns

Jul 19, 2017, 3:30pm
Make It! is a monthly drop-in, hands on art-making activity for all. Each month features a different activity inspired by objects in the Museum’s collection or current exhibitions and collaborations with different local artists to create activities that introduce participants to new materials, perspectives and ways of connecting. Make It! is free and part of #PhxArtFamily and #FreeAfterThree (each Wednesday, general admission is free from 3 - 9 PM). Join teaching artist Molly Koehn to create patterns with experimental materials. Gather inspiration from Patricia Sannit’s Rise Fall Rise as you explore additive and subtractive methods to create a dialogue within your work of art.   About the Teaching Artist Molly Koehn i... (View more)

Teen Workshop: Art and Sound

Jul 22, 2017, 1pm
What would a painting sound like? Experiment with visual and aural rhythms through this hands-on, artist led workshop pairing art and sound. This event is free and open to middle- and high-school students. Space is limited - RSVP here!   Sponsored by Thunderbirds Charities, with additional support by the Craig R. and Barbara M. Barrett Foundation along with the Alice and Jim Bazlen and Jane A. Lehman Foundation. Image: Philip C. Curtis, Musicians, 1946. Tempera on illustration board. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of the Philip C. Curtis Restated Trust U/A/D April 7, 1994.

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