Weekly Mindfulness Session

May 2, 2019, 12pm May 9, 2019, 12pm 7 More Engagement(s) Available
Learn how to focus on the present and live in the moment with a free, 30-minute mindfulness session. Scientific studies show the art of Mindfulness can relieve anxiety, depression, pain, and stress and actually change the way you feel, think, work and play by opening new pathways in the brain. Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn.    To learn more about Hospice of the Valley Mindfulness classes or to register, call (602) 530-6900 or visit hov.org/mindfulness.   No RSVP required. Mindfulness Sessions are free and open to the public and occur weekly, rain or shine, at the Dorrance Sculpture Garden. If excessive heat or rain occurs, t... (View more)

Make It!

Apr 24, 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. Create your own embroidered flower inspired by our new fashion exhibition Flora. Learn about the technique used in some of the garments in the exhibition alongside Phoenix-based artist Gloria Martinez.    Website: www.borderlesscreative.com   Instagram: @gloriouscraft      Make It! occurs once a month. Wednesday ses... (View more)

Slow Art and Mindfulness

Apr 25, 2019, 12pm May 23, 2019, 12pm 2 More Engagement(s) Available
Noon–12:45 pm Free for Members For non-Members, ticket price reflects the cost of General Admission   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 studie... (View more)

Art Lovers Book Club

May 1, 2019, 1pm May 1, 2019, 6pm 1 More Engagement(s) Available
Lemon Art Research Library Wednesday, May 1, 2019 1 pm and 6 pm   RSVP Required Space is extremely limited. Please inform library@phxart.org of any cancellations.   "The Family Fang" By Kevin Wilson Annie and Buster Fang have spent most of their adult lives trying to distance themselves from their famous performance artist parents, Caleb and Camille. But when a bad economy and a few bad personal decisions converge, the two siblings have nowhere to turn but their family home. Reunited under one roof for the first time in more than a decade and surrounded by the souvenirs of their unusual upbringing, Buster and Annie are forced to confront not only their creatively ambitious parents, but the c... (View more)

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