(thə\chek-list\) 1. A list of artworks to be included in an exhibition or installation. 2. A guide to can’t-miss events and happenings at Phoenix Art Museum.
Lunch and Learn
Friends of European Art Presents Exhibition Tour and Lunch November 9 | 11:30 am Join the Friends of European Art for a private tour of Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic, led by Phoenix Art Museum Docents Bob Crawford, Jelena Cooley, Richard Felnagle and Sherry Koopot. Afterward, discuss the influence of European portraiture traditions on Wiley's work at a no-host lunch in Palette, the Museum’s restaurant. Must be a member of Friends of European Art to participate. Visit friendsofeuropeanart.org to join now!
Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic is organized by the Brooklyn Museum and made possible by the Henry Luce Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts. Kehinde Wiley, Napoleon Leading the Army over the Alps, 2005. Oil on canvas. Partial gift of Suzi and Andrew Booke Cohen in memory of Ilene R. Booke and in honor of Arnold L. Lehman, Mary Smith Dorward Fund, and William K. Jacobs, Jr. Fund. ©Kehinde Wiley (Photo: Sarah DeSantis, Brooklyn Museum)
Man of Steel
November 17 | 6 pm
November 17 and 23 | 11:30 am
Join fellow art lovers and collectors for the eighth annual PhotoBid fundraiser benefiting Phoenix Art Museum. Whether you're a seasoned collector or just starting out, discover this fun and festive event, mingle with people who share a passion for photography, and bring home an original work of art. http://bit.ly/2016PhotoBid
American artist Chester Beach studied and taught in Paris, but returned to his American roots to realize this vivid evocation of American knowhow and can-do. Participate in a sidewalk seminar with Master Docent Ellen Roby to discover more about this small but mighty work in bronze.
INFOCUS PhotoBid 2016 Gala & Silent Auction
November Object of the Month: Steel Worker
10/21/16 5:30 PM