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ASU Art Museum
Found(ing) Story: The Oliver B. James Collection, through Nov. 14; Statement Piece: Erik Gronborg and Ehren Tool, through Nov. 21; Miguel Angel Rios: Landlocked, through Dec. 26; Contemporary Mexican Photography: Existe lo que tiene nombre, through Jan. 9; and Where Without Whom, through Feb. 6. Tu, 11 a.m.-8 p.m.; W-Sa, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free. ASU Nelson Fine Arts Center, 51 E. 10th St., Tempe, asuartmuseum.asu.edu, 480-965-2787.
Cave Creek Museum
The museum showcases an extensive collection of prehistoric and historic artifacts that describe the lives of Native Americans, miners, ranchers and pioneers. W-Th, Sa-Su, 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m.; F, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. $5, adults; $3, seniors; $2, students; free, children 12 and younger. 6140 Skyline Dr., Cave Creek, cavecreekmuseum.org, 480-488-2764.
Challenger Space Center
Designed to inspire, excite and educate people of all ages about the mysteries and wonders of space, science and the universe in which we live, this world-class complex offers space missions, camps, lectures, classes, stargazing nights, and more. M-Sa, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $8, adults; $7, seniors; $6, children 3-12; free, children 2 and younger. 21170 N. 83rd Ave., Peoria, azchallenger.org, 623-322-2001.
Desert Caballeros Western Museum
Hidden Treasures: Western Highlights from the University of Arizona Museum of Art, through Dec. 6; A Piece of the Enchanted Land: Ceramic Creations from New Mexico Pueblos, through Jan. 3; All Things Are Possible – The Inspired Life Work of Michael Naranjo, through Feb. 28; and Wish You Were Here: Bill Green’s Wickenburg Postcards, through May 31. M-Sa, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Su, noon-4 p.m. $7.50, adults; $6, seniors; free, youth 16 and younger. 21 N. Frontier St., Wickenburg, westernmuseum.org, 928-684-2272.
Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting
Fire history exhibits cover nearly an acre, including more than 90 fully restored pieces of fire apparatus from around the world, as well as the National Firefighting Hall of Heroes honoring firefighters who have died in the line of duty or who have been decorated for heroism, a memorial to the firefighters and other rescue workers lost on 9/11, a large fire safety exhibit that includes a two-room safety house, and many hands-on exhibits for children. M-Sa, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Su, noon-4 p.m. $6, adults; $5, seniors; $4, children 6-17; $1.50, children 3-6. 6101 E. Van Buren St., Phoenix, hallofflame.org, 602-275-3473.
Beautiful Games: American Indian Sport and Art, through Nov. 29; Frida Kahlo – Her Photos, through Feb. 8; The Houser/Haozous Family: Celebrating a Century, through April 3; and Las Favoritas de Frida: Selections from the Heard Collection, through Sept. 28. M-Sa, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; Su, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Call for admission prices. 2301 N. Central Ave., Phoenix, heard.org, 602-252-8848.
House of Broadcasting
Dedicated to preserving and celebrating the history, personalities and paraphernalia of radio and TV in Arizona. M-Sa, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Free. 7150 E. Fifth Ave., Scottsdale, houseofbroadcasting.com, 602-944-1997.
Mesa Contemporary Arts
Ten Pick 10, through Dec. 6; Chicano State of Mind, through Jan. 10; Yonder Peasant… The Photography of Pedro E. Guerrero, through Jan. 17; Take 10: The Past Decade of Collecting by Cheech Marin, through Jan. 24; and Curatorial Spotlight: Ricardo Ruiz, through Jan. 24. Tu-W, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Th-Sa, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Su, noon-5 p.m. $3.50; free, children 7 and younger. Mesa Arts Center, 1 E. Main St., Mesa, mesaartscenter.com, 480-644-6500.
Mini Time Machine Museum
Dedicated to the preservation and display of antique and contemporary miniatures, the museum features more than 275 miniature houses, room boxes and collectibles. Mending the Soul with Miniature Stitches: The Needlework of Ray Materson, through Jan. 10, features 23 narrative small-scale needleworks. While serving a 15-year prison sentence for drug-related crimes, the angry and sorrowful Materson sought redemption and found solace in stitching his life story using scraps of bed sheets as a canvas and threads from socks he unraveled. Tu-Sa, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; Su, noon-4 p.m. Call for ticket prices. 4455 E. Camp Lowell Dr., Tucson, theminitimemachine.org, 520-881-0606.
Phoenix Art Museum
INFOCUS PhotoBid 2015, through Nov. 13; American and European Art of the 1920s and ’30s, through Nov. 15; Al Weiwei: Circle of Animals/Zodiac Heads – Gold, through Jan. 31; Masterworks of Spanish Colonial Art from the Phoenix Art Museum’s Collections, through Feb. 28; The White Shirt According to Me. Gianfranco Ferré, Nov. 4-March 6; Gianfranco Ferré Designs, Nov. 4-March 6; Liliane Tomasko: The Last 10 Years, Nov. 21-Feb. 14; and Cameos: Sculpture in Miniature, Nov. 28-April 17. Call for times and admission prices. 1625 N. Central Ave., Phoenix, phxart.org, 602-257-1222.
Vistas & Visions of the Colorado Plateau, through Jan. 31, is a solo exhibition for Ron Larson, who creates watercolor and oil paintings inspired by the landscape and natural beauty of the Colorado Plateau region. M-F, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sa, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. $5, adults; $3, seniors; $1, children 5-15. 6 N. Lake Powell Blvd., Page, powellmuseum.org, 928-645-9496.
Prescott Center for the Arts
Day of the Dead, through Nov. 1; paintings by Gail Holl, through Nov. 1; and Holiday Wrap, Nov. 6-Dec. 19. An opening reception with refreshments takes place from 5 to 7 p.m. Nov. 6. M, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; Tu-Sa, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Su, noon-4 p.m. Free. 208 N. Marina St., Prescott, pca-az.net, 928-445-3286.
Pueblo Grande Museum
Desertscapes: Narrative Landscape Photography by Wayne Norton, through Aug. 31. Pueblo Grande Museum Auxiliary hosts its 10th annual Navajo Rug and Indian Art Auction from noon to 5 p.m. Nov. 7, with a preview beginning at 9 a.m. M-Sa, 9 a.m.-4:45 p.m.; $6, adults; $5, seniors; $3, children 6-17; free, children 5 and younger. 4619 E. Washington St., Phoenix, pueblogrande.com, 602-495-0901.
River of Time Museum
Guests can trace the steps of ancient people who passed through the area, with exhibits focusing on Fort McDowell, Fountain Hills, the Yavapai people and Four Peaks Amethyst Mine. Call for times. $3, adults; $2, seniors; $1, children 5-12. 12901 N. La Montana Blvd., Fountain Hills, riveroftimemuseum.org, 480-837-2612.
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art
Kelly Richardson: Tales on the Horizon, through Jan. 10; Architecture + Art—Chris Fraser: Looking Back, through Jan. 10; Archilumen, through Jan. 10; and Bruce Munro: Ferryman’s Crossing, through April 24. W, F-Sa, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.; Th, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Su, noon-5 p.m. $7, adults; $5, students; free, children 15 and younger; free admission on Thursdays. 7374 E. Second St., Scottsdale, smoca.org, 480-874-4666.
Sharlot Hall Museum
Law ’n’ Order, through Feb. 28, salutes the men and women of the sheriff’s office from Prescott’s territorial days to the present. The exhibit includes weapons from all eras of law enforcement, antique handcuffs and leg irons, an 1800s jail cell door, an early “breathalyzer” and a Prohibition-era moonshine still. M-Sa, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Su, noon-4 p.m. $7, adults; $6, seniors; free, children. 415 W. Gurley St., Prescott, sharlot.org, 928-445-3122.
Shemer Art Center
Arizona Sculpture: Aesthetic Alchemy, through Nov. 19; Arizona Sculpture: Two Years Outdoors, through Nov. 1, 2017; Sunday at Shemer, a family art festival and silent auction, Nov. 1; and Wintertide, featuring works with a whimsical twist, Nov. 26-Jan. 7. Tu-Sa, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Th, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Free. 5005 E. Camelback Rd., Phoenix, 602-262-4727.
A historic replica of an ancient pueblo, the museum features pottery, tools, clothing, baskets and more from several Southwestern cultures. Connections Northwest/Southwest: Paquimé and the Pueblo World, through April 15, takes guests to the past, long before there were borders between the U.S. and Mexico. M-Sa, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Su, 1 p.m.-4 p.m. $7, adults; $6, seniors; $5, students; free, children 11 and younger. 147 N. Arizona Ave., Prescott, smokimuseum.org, 928-445-1230.
Superstition Mountain Museum
Ted DeGrazia’s original Apache Collection, through April 30. 9 a.m.-4 p.m. daily. $5, adults; $4, seniors; $free, children 17 and younger. 4087 N. Apache Trail, Apache Junction, superstitionmountainmuseum.org, 480-983-4888.
Tempe Center for the Arts Gallery
Green and Gray, through Jan. 2. Call for times. Free. 700 W. Rio Salado Pkwy., Tempe, tempe.gov/tcagallery, 480-350-2822.
West Valley Arts HQ
Surprise Invitational, through Dec. 11, is a juried exhibit of top local visual artists. Call for times and admission prices. 16126 N. Civic Center Plaza, Surprise, westvalleyarts.org, 623-584-2626.
Chandler Center for the Arts Gallery
Art Quilts Year XX: Journeys & Life Cycles, through Jan. 9. Call for times and admission prices. 250 N. Arizona Ave., Chandler, chandlercenter.org, 480-782-2695.