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Art: Art Show, Museum
Puma: Past and Present
Since George L. Mountainlion arrived in 1953 he has reigned as the Museum's all-time icon. Guests consistently embrace the mountain lion as a favorite subject in the gallery. Presented in celebration of the Museum's birthday, this special exhibit will sho...
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
Tucson, AZ

Mon 10/23/17 - Wed 11/22/17 at 10am-4pm
Fri 11/24/17 - Sun 12/24/17 at 10am-4pm
Art: Art Show
Arizona Portraits by Moira Marti Geoffrion
October 19-November 29, Artist’s Reception, Sunday, October 29, 2 – 4 pm. "Arizona Portraits" focuses on the unique characteristics and “personalities” of people, regional birds and animals, which are combined in quilt-like grid groupings. Moira Marti Geof...
Tucson Jewish Community Center
Tucson, AZ

Mon 10/23/17 - Wed 11/29/17 at 9am-6pm
Talks & Readings: Meeting, Talks/Lectures
Gam-Anon Meeting
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St. Mark's United Methodist Church
Tucson, AZ

Mon 10/23/17 at 7pm-8pm
Mon 10/30/17 at 7pm-8pm
Mon 11/6/17 at 7pm-8pm
Mon 11/13/17 at 7pm-8pm
Mon 11/20/17 at 7pm-8pm
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

Mon 10/23/17 - Sat 10/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 10/30/17 - Sat 11/4/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 11/6/17 - Sat 11/11/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 11/13/17 - Sat 11/18/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 11/20/17 - Wed 11/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Sculpture
X, Y, Z: Art in Three Dimensions
This exhibit features artworks that are formed, molded, carved, cast, or arranged. Visitors are are invited to contemplate the objects’ textures, mass, relationships to space, and the integration of light and shadow. Highlighting the museum’s stellar perma...
University of Arizona – Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Mon 10/23/17 - Wed 10/25/17 at 9am-4pm
Thu 10/26/17 at 9am-7pm
Fri 10/27/17 at 9am-4pm
Sat 10/28/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Museum, Prints
Art of the Reformation: A Selection
In recognition of the 500th anniversary of the beginning of the Reformation, the UAMA will exhibit nine Old Master prints from its graphic collection that highlight some of the issues encountered by visual artists working during the Reformation era. Throu...
University of Arizona – Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Tue 10/24/17 - Fri 10/27/17 at 9am-4pm
Sat 10/28/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Fri 11/3/17 at 9am-4pm
Sat 11/4/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Design, History/Science, Museum
Desert Dweller
Desert Dweller, guest-curated by Paula Taylor and organized by the Tucson Museum of Art, examines historical and contemporary Southern Arizona retailers and designers as the curators and innovators of style. The exhibition explores the intersection between...
Tucson Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Tue 10/24/17 - Sat 10/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Sat 11/4/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 11/5/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 11/7/17 - Sat 11/11/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Dress Matters: Clothing as Metaphor
This exhibit examines clothing in art as symbols of power and identity. At once functional and aesthetic, garments are worn to protect the body from the elements, enhance the beauty of the wearer, establish rank in society, and signal to others our differe...
Tucson Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Tue 10/24/17 - Sat 10/28/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Sat 11/4/17 at 10am-5pm
Sun 11/5/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 11/7/17 - Sat 11/11/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Sculpture
George Stuart Historical Figures: Early Works From the Hernandez Monsanto Collection Part I & II
Eunice and E.G. Hernandez and Family generously donated to the museum a collection of 32 one-quarter-life-size historical figures created by artist George Stuart. These early works by Mr. Stuart include individuals who were the driving force that shaped h...
The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures
Tucson, AZ

Tue 10/24/17 - Sat 10/28/17 at 9am-4pm
Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-4pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Sat 11/4/17 at 9am-4pm
Sun 11/5/17 at 12pm-4pm
Tue 11/7/17 - Sat 11/11/17 at 9am-4pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
In Transit/En Transito
This exhibition is accompanied by related events that collectively explore artistic practice, resistance, and social transformation in relation to transnational migration and human rights politics. Anchored in the Sonoran Desert borderlands and drawing on ...
University of Arizona – Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Tue 10/24/17 - Fri 10/27/17 at 9am-4pm
Sat 10/28/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Fri 11/3/17 at 9am-4pm
Sat 11/4/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: Museum, Sculpture
James Heuser: Wee Woodworking
This temporary exhibit features miniature woodwork created by Green Valley resident, James Heuser. In 1999, James and his wife Carol were living in a modest condo in New Jersey, and he was busily making plans to build a decorative wooden wagon. Carol point...
The Mini Time Machine Museum of Miniatures
Tucson, AZ

Tue 10/24/17 - Sat 10/28/17 at 9am-4pm
Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-4pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Sat 11/4/17 at 9am-4pm
Sun 11/5/17 at 12pm-4pm
Tue 11/7/17 - Sat 11/11/17 at 9am-4pm
Music: Rock, Acoustic
Kaki King
In 2006 Rolling Stone listed Kaki King as one of "The New Guitar Gods," a list on which she was not only the the youngest artist, but also the only woman. The guitarist and composer is known for her jazz melodies on multiple types of guitars and a fingerst...
University of Arizona – Centennial Hall
Tucson, AZ

Tue 10/24/17 at 7:30pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
La Frontera: Selected Works of Erin Currier
La Frontera takes stock of a dream shared by all of our African, Asian, European, and Indigenous ancestors alike: a dream of the Americas in the context of freedom and liberation for everyone. The work references the borders one must confront in pursuit o...
University of Arizona – Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Tue 10/24/17 - Fri 10/27/17 at 9am-4pm
Sat 10/28/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Fri 11/3/17 at 9am-4pm
Sat 11/4/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Our Stories: Mapping Q
Mapping Q is an innovative community arts education program that invites LGTBQ+ youth to explore representations of self within the Museum and learn skills for life’s challenging moments. The participants map and juxtapose their life experience in response...
University of Arizona – Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Tue 10/24/17 - Fri 10/27/17 at 9am-4pm
Sat 10/28/17 at 9am-5pm
Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Fri 11/3/17 at 9am-4pm
Sat 11/4/17 at 9am-5pm
Music: Acoustic, Bluegrass, Country, Folk
Sarah Jarosz
Sarah Jarosz’s fourth album, “Undercurrent,” marks a departure from her previous records, shifting the emphasis from her skills as a multi-instrumentalist to her songwriting and vocal performance. Undercurrent accentuates the growth and maturity that Jaros...
Fox Tucson Theatre
Tucson, AZ

Tue 10/24/17 at 7:30pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Bynowwearethere: A Series of Locations Connected By the Logic of Curiosity
Geographer Yi Fu Tuan explains that space becomes place when it is invested with meaning. By that logic, we make place–it is a product of our understanding and perception. But if not intrinsic, then place can be, literally, everywhere–an idiosyncratic assi...
Museum of Contemporary Art
Tucson, AZ

Wed 10/25/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 11/1/17 - Sun 11/5/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 11/8/17 - Sun 11/12/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 11/15/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 11/22/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Nothing to Declare: Transnational Narratives
Each year, millions of people cross the border from Nogales, Mexico into Arizona. With 11.8 million people living along the U.S.—Mexico border, the wall has become an important symbol of both freedom and restriction on both sides. Nothing to Declare: Trans...
Museum of Contemporary Art
Tucson, AZ

Wed 10/25/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 11/1/17 - Sun 11/5/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 11/8/17 - Sun 11/12/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 11/15/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 11/22/17 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Installations, Museum
Paul Turounet: Estamos Buscando A
"Estamos Buscando A" is a multi-faceted series that explores and contemplates the migrant experience along the U.S.–Mexico border through a large site-specific installation in MOCA’s Great Hall.
Museum of Contemporary Art
Tucson, AZ

Wed 10/25/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 11/1/17 - Sun 11/5/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 11/8/17 - Sun 11/12/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 11/15/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 11/22/17 at 12pm-5pm
Theater: Comedy, Mystery/Thriller
Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Get your deerstalker cap on and prepare to laugh—the play is afoot! From the award-winning mastermind of mayhem, Ken Ludwig, comes a fast-paced comedy about everyone’s favorite detective solving his most notorious case. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson must ...
Live Theatre Workshop
Tucson, AZ

Thu 10/26/17 - Sat 10/28/17 at 7:30pm
Sun 10/29/17 at 3pm
Thu 11/2/17 - Sat 11/4/17 at 7:30pm
Sun 11/5/17 at 3pm
Thu 11/9/17 - Sat 11/11/17 at 7:30pm
Music: Classical
Olga Kern, Pianist
Russian virtuoso Olga Kern is one of the industry's most talked-about new artists. The recipient of the 2001 Van Cliburn gold medal, she is the first woman to receive the honor since 1969. Since winning the first Rachmaninoff International Piano Competitio...
University of Arizona – Centennial Hall
Tucson, AZ

Thu 10/26/17 at 7:30pm
    

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