Our groundbreaking exhibitions, here only for a limited time, will fascinate, entertain, and educate. From the four corners of the world, from ancient to modern, from masters to rising stars, see what we have on display now.
During voluntary donation times every Wednesday 3pm-9pm, every First Friday 6pm-10pm, every Second Saturday 10am - 5pm and Sunday 12pm-5pm.
$18 Adults / $15 Seniors 65+ / $13 Students w/ID / $9 Youth 6-17 / Free for youth under 6 and Museum Members
Sat April 22, 2017 To Sun July 16, 2017
Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection
This collection takes visitors on a journey back in time to discover the life, culture, and pageantry of the revered and feared Japanese samurai warriors through remarkable objects from one of the best and largest collections in the world. The exhibition, organized by The Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum in Dallas, Texas, features more than 140 objects of warrior regalia, with full suits of armor, helmets and face guards, weapons, horse trappings, and other battle gear. It traces the evolution of the distinctive appearance and equipment of the samurai through the centuries and examines the warriors’ history through works of consummate craftsmanship and exquisite design.
$5 per person plus general admission (required and included in the price of the ticket) Free for Museum Members and youth under 6 years old
New Volunteer Orientation
Sun April 23, 2017 To Sun June 18, 2017
Volunteers are the heart and soul of Phoenix Art Museum. This group of dedicated and passionate volunteers provides vital support to the Museum while working with staff and visitors in an energizing and inspiring environment. Volunteering is also a great way to get a behind-the-scenes look at the premiere arts institution in the Southwest. As a new volunteer to Phoenix Art Museum, the New Volunteer Orientation will aid you in your duties in assisting visitors and staff. Follow the prompts to reserve your spot on one of the session days that is convenient for you.
Community Lecture by Hannah and David Lewis
Wed April 26, 2017
Phoenix Art Museum and Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center (VOSJCC) present a community lecture and discussion by Hannah and David Lewis, founders of the internationally-renowned Schorr Collection. The event will be hosted at the VOSJCC, located at 12701 N. Scottsdale Road in Scottsdale, on April 26, beginning at 7:30pm.
Tickets are $10 / $5 for Members of the Phoenix Art Museum or the VOSJCC
Art Lover Book Club
Wed May 03, 2017 To Sat May 13, 2017
THE MURALIST BY B. A. SHAPIRO
Alizée Benoit, an American painter working for the Works Progress Administration (WPA), vanishes in New York City in 1940, no one knows what happened to her. Not her Jewish family living in German-occupied France. Not her artistic patron and political compatriot, Eleanor Roosevelt. Not her close-knit group of friends, including Mark Rothko, Jackson Pollock, and Lee Krasner.
Event is FREE. Does not include General Admission. Reserve your ticket today.
Arts Integration & Appetizers
Wed May 03, 2017
Discover techniques for integrating art and close looking into your classroom learning. Open to all educators, no art background required. Space is limited, pre-registration is required.
Tickets are $10 / FREE for Members
The Whole Story
Fri May 05, 2017
The Whole Story returns to Phoenix Art Museum with Part 2. The story-telling event begins at 7:30pm on First Friday, May 5, 2017. Tickets include a First Friday Samurai exhibition ticket.
Tickets are $10 / $5 for Museum Members
ACI 2nd Wednesday May Luncheon
Wed May 10, 2017
INNOVATIVE. ETHICAL. BEAUTIFUL. - AN EVENING OF DIAMONDS
Join Arizona Costume Institute at Spence Diamonds for a night of glitz. Enjoy bites and bubbles while you learn how Spence Diamonds create their real, ethical diamonds in plasma chambers.
$45 for Non-Members / $42 for Members- Select the Member ticket option and ticket will discount at checkout with an active ACI Membership.
Docent Coffee & Conversation
Mon May 15, 2017
Interested in sharing your passion for art with the community? Phoenix Art Museum Docents are currently recruiting volunteers to educate and interact with visitors and community members! Enjoy free coffee and conversation while learning more about becoming a Phoenix Art Museum Docent.
FREE reservation. Reserve your ticket today.
Field Trip Preview Night
Wed May 24, 2017
New this year, educators and field trip chaperones are invited to join us for one of our monthly Field Trip Preview Nights. Enjoy interactive gallery sessions while previewing current exhibitions.