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Art: History/Science
Pompeii: The Exhibition
"Pompeii: The Exhibition" examines life in Pompeii both before and after the catastrophic eruption of Mount Vesuvius on August 24, 79 A.D. This promises to be one of the most significant and immersive international exhibitions to fill the Science Center’s...
Arizona Science Center
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 - Mon 5/28/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Painting, Sculpture
Awa Tsireh: Pueblo Painter and Metalsmith
This exhibit explores the paintings and metalworks of San Ildefonso artist Awa Tsireh (Alfonso Roybal). Born at San Ildefonso Pueblo in 1898, Awa Tsireh began his painting career in 1917 and by the early 1920s his work was exhibited nationally. Although he...
Heard Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 5/28/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 6/3/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 6/4/18 - Sat 6/9/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Art: Museum, Painting, Sculpture
Confluence of Color: George Averbeck & Serena Supplee
More than 30 years of friendship and artistic collaboration between glass artist George Averbeck and painter Serena Supplee has resulted in a shared aesthetic of rich color and a similar lexicon of forms, defining elements of each artist's instantly recogn...
Museum of Northern Arizona
Flagstaff, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
Mon 5/28/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, History/Science, Museum
Fragments: Broken Bowls Tell More Tales
Hear the untold stories of pottery sherds and discover what these pieces of the past can reveal. Find out how archaeologists rediscover history from pieces of pottery in "Fragments: Broken Bowls Tell More Tales," the Museum's latest exhibit. Using local an...
Pueblo Grande Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 9am-4:45pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 1pm-4:45pm
Mon 5/28/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 9am-4:45pm
Sun 6/3/18 at 1pm-4:45pm
Mon 6/4/18 - Sat 6/9/18 at 9am-4:45pm
Art: Jewelry/Gems, Museum
Symmetry in Stone: The Jewelry of Richard I. Chavez
For the first time in his more than 40-year career, Richard Chavez’s jewelry will be featured in a retrospective exhibition. Since his early years of jewelry design and execution, Chavez has continued to painstakingly make each item by hand. An artist who ...
Heard Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 5/28/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 6/3/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 6/4/18 - Sat 6/9/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Painting
“The Art of Joe Beeler: A Western Original” Exhibition
This major retrospective exhibition pays tribute to Joe Beeler, a founding member of the Cowboy Artists of America, which is recognized as one of the most influential artists’ groups in the nation’s history. Beeler helped define Western art not only for hi...
Western Spirit: Scottsdale's Museum of the West
Scottsdale, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 5/29/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 6/3/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 6/5/18 - Sat 6/9/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
A Dream on a Dream: Encounter with Claudio Dicochea
What does the American dream mean today? Texas-based artist Claudio Dicochea grapples with this question in an exhibition of work from ASU Art Museum’s diverse collection of Cuban, Pop Art, Native American and African-American work. The title of the exhibi...
ASU Art Museum
Tempe, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 5/29/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 11am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Art Show, Museum
The Rennard Strickland Collection of Western Film History
This inaugural exhibition features Western film posters and lobby cards dating from the 1890s to the mid-1980s, curated from one of the world’s largest—and most historically important and inclusive—collections of Western film graphic arts. The first of man...
Western Spirit: Scottsdale's Museum of the West
Scottsdale, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 5/29/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Sun 6/3/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 6/5/18 - Sat 6/9/18 at 9:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Saber Acomodar
In the last several years, contemporary artists from Guadalajara have been gaining global attention from the city’s new arts and crafts movement. "Saber Acomodar" is a landmark exhibition that, for the first time, tells the story of art from the state of J...
ASU Art Museum
Tempe, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 5/29/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 6/5/18 - Sat 6/9/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 6/12/18 - Sat 6/16/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 6/19/18 - Sat 6/23/18 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
The West Observed: The Art of Howard Post
This exhibit examines work by this prolific artist of the American West spanning over his 30-year career. Post is continually inspired by his experiences from living in the West. A third-generation Arizonan, he utilizes traditional Western themes in his pa...
Tucson Museum of Art
Tucson, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 - Sun 5/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 5/29/18 - Sun 6/3/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 6/5/18 - Sun 6/10/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 6/12/18 - Sun 6/17/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 6/19/18 - Sun 6/24/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum, Film
Desert Hollywood: Celebrity Landscapes in Cinema
Desert Hollywood explores the “celebrity careers” of prominent Southwestern landscapes in film and television. More than mere backdrops, these landscapes including Monument Valley, the Imperial Sand Dunes, Lake Powell, the Moab area and the Sonoran Desert ...
Tucson Desert Art Museum
Tucson, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 - Sun 5/27/18 at 10am-4pm
Wed 5/30/18 - Sun 6/3/18 at 10am-4pm
Wed 6/6/18 - Sun 6/10/18 at 10am-4pm
Wed 6/13/18 - Sun 6/17/18 at 10am-4pm
Wed 6/20/18 - Sun 6/24/18 at 10am-4pm
Art: History/Science, Museum, Photography
Vaquero and Charro: An Enduring Legacy – Photographs by Cody Edison and Artifacts from the Arizona Historical Society
This exhibit will explore the impact that Spanish traditions have had on Western horsemanship. Many customs, words, and traditions associated with the American West originated with the Vaqueros and Charros of Mexico. This legacy is presented through contem...
Tucson Desert Art Museum
Tucson, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 - Sun 5/27/18 at 10am-4pm
Wed 5/30/18 - Sun 6/3/18 at 10am-4pm
Wed 6/6/18 - Sun 6/10/18 at 10am-4pm
Wed 6/13/18 - Sun 6/17/18 at 10am-4pm
Wed 6/20/18 - Sun 6/24/18 at 10am-4pm
Art: Museum, Painting, Prints
Akunnittinni: A Kinngait Family Portrait
Loosely translated, the Inuktitut word akunnittinni means “between us.” This exhibition chronicles a visual conversation among an Inuk grandmother, mother and daughter: Pitseolak Ashoona (1904 – 1983), Napachie Pootoogook (1938 – 2002) and Annie Pootoogook...
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
Scottsdale, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 12pm-9pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Installations, Museum
Carlos Amorales: Black Cloud
"Black Cloud" is a site-specific installation comprised of 25,000 individual, life-sized, black paper moths and butterflies. Representing 32 different species, these paper facsimiles are affixed to walls and ceilings, weaving their way in a swarm.
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/29/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 5/30/18 at 10am-9pm
Thu 5/31/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, History/Science
The Good Making of Good Things: Craft Horizons Magazine 1941–1979
During its nearly 40 years in print, Craft Horizons documented the craft movement as it happened. This exhibition pairs works from ASU Art Museum’s collection that were made by artists featured in the magazine with articles, reviews and letters from reader...
ASU Art Museum Ceramics Research Center
Tempe, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 11am-7pm
Thu 5/31/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 11am-7pm
Thu 6/7/18 - Sat 6/9/18 at 11am-7pm
Thu 6/14/18 - Sat 6/16/18 at 11am-7pm
Thu 6/21/18 - Sat 6/23/18 at 11am-7pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, Museum
Modern Simplicity
Explore modern Japanese ceramics by artists that maintain traditional elements while also incorporating modern innovations. Technological improvements to glazes, kilns, and clay refinement allow for a fresh new interpretation of classic aesthetics.
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/29/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 5/30/18 at 10am-9pm
Thu 5/31/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: History/Science, Museum
Saintly Soldiers of the Sikh Faith
Sikhism and military history are closely intertwined. Beginning with the Sixth Guru Hargobind (1606-1644), the concept of temporal power combined with spiritual guidance took root as this faith sought freedom of worship against discriminatory policies in I...
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/29/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 5/30/18 at 10am-9pm
Thu 5/31/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Multimedia, Museum, Photography
To Be Thirteen: Photographs and Videos by Betsy Schneider
Discover Betsy Schneider’s 2012 photographic and video project chronicling the lives of 250 thirteen-year-olds across the United States, resulting in a poignant portrait of young Americans who are coming of age in a tumultuous new world.
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/29/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 5/30/18 at 10am-9pm
Thu 5/31/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Installations, Museum
Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now
Experience the polished, minimalistic installations and assemblages of the Brazilian artist whose work weaves together the themes of memory, time, and the sensorial in this mid-career survey exhibition, presented in partnership with the Santa Barbara Museu...
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
Tue 5/29/18 at 10am-5pm
Wed 5/30/18 at 10am-9pm
Thu 5/31/18 - Sat 6/2/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Multimedia, Museum
Video Crossings: Mary Lucier
Mary Lucier's "The Plains of Sweet Regret" is a five-channel video installation that takes the viewer on a journey through vast expanses of the Northern Plains. Accompanied by a resonant electronic soundtrack composed by the artist’s long-time collaborator...
Phoenix Art Museum
Phoenix, AZ

Sat 5/26/18 at 10am-5pm
Sun 5/27/18 at 12pm-5pm
    

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