Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix Art Museum

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General Admission
General Admission Tue February 28, 2017 To Fri June 30, 2017


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.

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$18 Adults / $15 Seniors 65+ / $13 Students w/ID / $9 Youth 6-17 / Free for youth under 6 and Museum Members

Samurai Wed March 01, 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

Art Lovers Book Club
Art Lovers Book Club Wed March 01, 2017 To Sat March 11, 2017



Edmund de Waal is a world-famous ceramicist. Having spent thirty years making beautiful pots - which are then sold, collected, and handed on - he has a particular sense of the secret lives of objects. When he inherited a collection of 264 tiny Japanese wood and ivory carvings, called netsuke, he wanted to know who had touched and held them, and how the collection had managed to survive. Space is extremely limited. Participants must read the book in advance.


Event is FREE. Does not include General Admission.

Arts Integration & Appetizers
Arts Integration & Appetizers Wed March 01, 2017 To 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

ACI 2nd Wednesday March Luncheon
ACI 2nd Wednesday March Luncheon Wed March 08, 2017



Margaret Merritt, principal of Margaret Merritt Productions, has had a successful career across fashion as a model, talent agent, public relations director and fashion show producer leads a conversation with Kelly Mittendorf, Arizona born model known for her work with fashion and beauty brands like Prada, Kate Spade, and NARS Cosmetics and Terri Camberlango, director of The Agency Arizona, the state's premiere talent ageny for modeling and acting.


$33 for Non-Members / $30 for Members- Select the Member ticket option and ticket will discount at checkout with an active ACI Membership. Lecture FREE with General Admission.

An Evening with Dario Robleto
An Evening with Dario Robleto Wed March 15, 2017



Dario Robleto is an American transdisciplinary artist, storyteller, and "citizen-scientist". His research-driven practice results in intricately handcrafted objects that reflect his exploration of music, popular culture, science, war, and American history. He received his BFA from the University of Texas at San Antonio and lives and works in Houston, TX.


Event is FREE. Reserve your ticket today.

Film: The Killing Fields
Film: The Killing Fields Sun March 19, 2017



New York Times reporter Sydney Schanberg (Sam Waterston) is on assignment covering the Cambodian Civil War, with the help of local interpreter Dith Pran (Haing S. Ngor) and American photojournalist Al Rockoff (John Malkovich). When the U.S. Army pulls out amid escalating violence, Schanberg makes exit arrangements for Pran and his family. Pran, however, tells Schanberg he intends to stay in Cambodia to help cover the unfolding story - a decision he may regret as the Khmer Rouge rebels move in. Rated R - 2h 21min


Tickets are FREE with General Admission. Price reflects General Admission. Members are FREE.

New Volunteer Orientation
New Volunteer Orientation Wed March 22, 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.


FREE reservation.

Luncheon of Champions
Luncheon of Champions Fri March 24, 2017


Have lunch with the champions. Get up-close and personal with two sports greats while supporting your Phoenix Art Museum. Join us for an unforgettable afternoon at the 2017 Luncheon of Champions featuring a candid conversation between sports-history makers Mike Wilbon and Theo Epstein. Also honoring Bud Selig for his many contributions to the Museum and sports community.


$300 Individual Ticket | $5,000 Benefactor Table of 10 | $10,000 Underwriter Table of 10

Field Trip Preview Night
Field Trip Preview Night Wed March 29, 2017 To 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.


Event is FREE. Reserve your ticket today.

Film: The Deer Hunter
Film: The Deer Hunter Sun April 02, 2017



In 1968, Michael (Robert De Niro), Nick (Christopher Walken) and Steven (John Savage), lifelong friends from a working-class Pennsylvania steel town, prepare to ship out overseas following Steven's elaborate wedding and one final group hunting trip. In Vietnam, their dreams of military honor are quickly shattered by the inhumanities of war; even those who survive are haunted by the experience, as is Nick's hometown sweetheart, Linda (Meryl Streep). Rated R - 3h 3min


Tickets are FREE with General Admission. Price reflects General Admission. Members are FREE.

ACI 2nd Wednesday April Luncheon
ACI 2nd Wednesday April Luncheon Wed April 12, 2017



Featuring news from inside the Museum and around the world, Dennita Sewell, The Jacquie Dorrance Curator of Fashion Design shares information about the world of fashion. The lecture is preceded by the Annual General Meeting and Election of ACI board of directors.


$33 for Non-Members / $30 for Members- Select the Member ticket option and ticket will discount at checkout with an active ACI Membership. Lecture FREE with General Admission.

An Evening with Eric Fischl
An Evening with Eric Fischl Wed April 19, 2017



The 2017 Eric Fischl Lecture Series features contemporary artist Njideka Akunyili Crosby. Crosby has studied at Swathmore and the highly regarded Philadelphia University of the Arts, and was recently awarded Financial Times "Woman of the Year". Her work is described as "Exploding the myth of the authentic African experience" by The Guardian newspaper.


Lecture is FREE. Reserve your ticket today.