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Art: Museum, Painting
Picture This: Basketry in Native American Life
A selection of 11 paintings highlighting the role of basketry in Native American daily and ceremonial life. Works on display are from ASM’s Avery Collection of American Indian Paintings, and from recent acquisitions. This exhibit is a complement to ASM’s n...
Arizona State Museum
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 6/26/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 7/3/17 - Sat 7/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 7/10/17 - Sat 7/15/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 7/17/17 - Sat 7/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Pieces of the Puzzle: New Perspectives on the Hohokam
What happened to the Hohokam? Archaeologists have searched for an answer to this question since the late 1800s. Travel back in time to visit this ancient culture that flourished in central and southern Arizona for 1000 years, from approximately A.D. 450 to...
Arizona State Museum
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 6/26/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 7/3/17 - Sat 7/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 7/10/17 - Sat 7/15/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 7/17/17 - Sat 7/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Snaketown: Hohokam Defined
"Snaketown: Hohokam Defined" is presented in complement to the the traveling exhibit, "Pieces of the Puzzle: New Perspectives on the Hohokam," featured through 9/16.
Arizona State Museum
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 6/26/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 7/3/17 - Sat 7/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 7/10/17 - Sat 7/15/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 7/17/17 - Sat 7/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Body Language: Figuration in Modern and Contemporary Art
Drawn from the Tucson Museum of Art’s permanent collection and selected loans, this exhibition explores stylistic and conceptual trends in contemporary figurative art. Artists presented here rely on the human figure to examine notions of beauty and identit...
Tucson Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/25/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/27/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 7/2/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 7/4/17 - Sat 7/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Multimedia, Museum, Sculpture
Chuck Nanney: Selected Ambient Works, Volume II
Chuck Nanney will exhibit sculptural works made over the last three years, along with sound pieces, comprising a mini-retrospective of recent activity. Frequently protruding from the walls, painted vividly, and installed at various heights, the works have ...
Museum of Contemporary Art
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 - Sun 6/25/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 6/28/17 - Sun 7/2/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/5/17 - Sun 7/9/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/12/17 - Sun 7/16/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/19/17 - Sun 7/23/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
A Night On The Edge Of Forever: The Art Of Midnight Films, Free Theaternd The Psychedelic Underground San Francisco 1969-1973
Guest Curator Steve Terry is a collector and editor, and the publisher of Wild Life Press, which specializes in limited edition books, printed matter and audio releases. For this exhibition, Terry presents posters, flyers, artworks, photographs, and books ...
Museum of Contemporary Art
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 - Sun 6/25/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 6/28/17 - Sun 7/2/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/5/17 - Sun 7/9/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/12/17 - Sun 7/16/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/19/17 - Sun 7/23/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Museum, Photography
Tucson John: Tucson Nights: After Dark in the Naked Pueblo
Tucson John’s photographs of Tucson house parties, musical events, and downtown demimonde from the mid-2000s to the present will be collaged and wallpapered floor-to-ceiling in the Drawing Room, creating an all-over, immersive document of living history.
Museum of Contemporary Art
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 - Sun 6/25/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 6/28/17 - Sun 7/2/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/5/17 - Sun 7/9/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/12/17 - Sun 7/16/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/19/17 - Sun 7/23/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Installations, Museum
Virginia Overton
Virginia Overton will create a site-specific installation, originating in an intuitive and direct response to the majestic and unrivaled Neo-Brutalist space of MOCA’s Great Hall. Through a process of trial and error, Overton often creates sculpture that re...
Museum of Contemporary Art
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 - Sun 6/25/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 6/28/17 - Sun 7/2/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/5/17 - Sun 7/9/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/12/17 - Sun 7/16/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 7/19/17 - Sun 7/23/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
From Modern Into the Now: Masterworks From the Kasser Mochary Art Foundation
In 2014, "The Figure Examined: Masterworks from the Kasser Mochary Art Foundation" broke the Museum’s attendance record. Many of the best-loved works from that exhibition will be on display in this new exhibition of selections from this important collectio...
Tucson Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/25/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/27/17 - Wed 6/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/29/17 at 10am-8pm
Fri 6/30/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Painting
Henry C. Balink: Native American Portraits
Henry C. Balink (1882-1963) is among the foremost painters of Native American portraits of the Southwest in the twentieth century. Curated by Christine Brindza, Glasser Curator of Art of the American West, this exhibition debuts the Henry C. Balink collect...
Tucson Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/25/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/27/17 - Wed 6/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/29/17 at 10am-8pm
Fri 6/30/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Comedy: Stand Up Comedy
Mike Merryfield
Mike Merryfield's jokes bounce from style to style.
Laffs Comedy Caffe
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 8pm and 10:30pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
On the Cusp: Modern Art from the Permanent Collection
This exhibition presents selected paintings and graphics by noted artists of the early twentieth century whose works challenged the tenets of traditional artistic discourse and ushered in new ways of seeing the world. Included are works by Pierre Bonnard, ...
Tucson Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/25/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/27/17 - Wed 6/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/29/17 at 10am-8pm
Fri 6/30/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Poetic Minimalism
Minimalism, one of the most significant movements of late twentieth-century art, developed in the United States primarily in New York and California in the late 1950s. This exhibition examines works by artists from subsequent generations who have responded...
Tucson Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/25/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/27/17 - Wed 6/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/29/17 at 10am-8pm
Fri 6/30/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Folk Art/Crafts, Museum
A Traveler and His Treasures: Latin American Folk Art from the Peter C. Cecere Collection
Peter P. Cecere is known for his extensive collection of more than 10,000 objects of folk art, amassed between 1967 and 1993 when he worked with the American Diplomatic Service. In Latin America, he served in Bolivia, Uruguay, Mexico, Ecuador, and Mexico, ...
Tucson Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 6/25/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 6/27/17 - Wed 6/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 6/29/17 at 10am-8pm
Fri 6/30/17 - Sat 7/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: History/Science, Museum, Animals
Cool Summer Nights at the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum: Astronomy Night
Beat the Arizona heat and enjoy a family-friendly outing during the Desert Museum's popular Cool Summer Nights. So what makes these Saturday evenings so enchanting? The stunning sunsets, skies speckled with stars, night-blooming plants, and animals reappea...
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 5pm-10pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Photography
Danny Lyon: Present Future
Etherton Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition highlighting the career of documentary photographer Danny Lyon. Throughout his career Danny Lyon has made great images that forge connections with the past and the future, immersing himself in the lives ...
Etherton Gallery
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 6/27/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 6/28/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 6/29/17 at 11am-5pm
Fri 6/30/17 at 11am-5pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Diane Dweller: Mom, Mania, and Me: Surviving and Changing a Volatile Relationship
Come and meet the author of "Mom, Mania, and Me: Surviving and Changing a Volatile Relationship." Ms. Dweller will be here to answer any questions and sign copies of her book.
Barnes & Noble
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 1pm
Theater: Comedy, Experimental/Perf. Art, Interactive, Mystery/Thriller
The Dinner Detective Tucson
America's largest interactive comedy murder mystery dinner show. Solve a hilarious crime while you feast on a fantastic plated dinner. Just beware – the killer is hiding somewhere in the room, and you may find yourself as a Prime Suspect. Our show is very...
Hilton Tucson East
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 6pm-9pm
Sat 7/1/17 at 6pm-9pm
Sat 7/8/17 at 6pm-9pm
Sat 7/15/17 at 6pm-9pm
Sat 7/22/17 at 6pm-9pm
Music: Live Music in Bar/Club, Orchestral, Special Event, Film
Dr. Jeckyll and Mr. Hyde With The Invincible Czars
Audiences all over the US have eagerly gathered in art house cinemas to experience The Invincible Czars’ intricately crafted and precisely performed silent film soundtracks. The band aims to give modern day movie-goers a musical context through which they ...
Club Congress
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 8pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Fall of Faces: A Grateful Nation Thanks and Honors You
The Arizona History Museum is excited to partner with the Douglas Vietnam Veterans Commemoration Project in presenting “Wall of Faces: A Grateful Nation Thanks and Honors You”. The exhibit will be on display to the public February 25th through July 4th.
Arizona History Museum
Tucson, AZ

Sat 6/24/17 at 11am-4pm
Mon 6/26/17 - Thu 6/29/17 at 9am-4pm
Fri 6/30/17 at 9am-8pm
Sat 7/1/17 at 11am-4pm
Mon 7/3/17 - Tue 7/4/17 at 9am-4pm
    

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