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
Tue March 21, 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
Thu March 23, 2017
Please join the Phoenix Art Museum League at the Arizona Country Club for a Celebrity Luncheon featuring film critic Bill Goodykoontz. Have your photo taken on the red carpet and pose with one of our life size Hollywood icons. The day includes a Silent Auction, Prize Drawing, Guest Speaker and a chef prepared Luncheon. Do not miss this fun-filled event.
Tickets are $85.
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.
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
Sun April 02, 2017
PROPELLER GROUP FILM SERIES
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.
Arts Integration & Appetizers
Wed April 05, 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
Artist Talk with Betsabeé Romero
Wed April 05, 2017
Join us for an exclusive talk by Mexican artist Betsabeé Romero on her artistic vision and practice.
Event is FREE. Reserve your ticket today.
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
Wed April 19, 2017
FEATURING ARTIST NJIDEKA AKUNYILI CROSBY
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.
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 Museum Members
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.
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.