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January 2021

Out of Print: Innovations of 19th- and 20th-Century Printmaking from the Collection of Phoenix Art Museum and the Schorr Collection

January 2 - April 25
Phoenix Art Museum
1625 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004

Out of Print: Innovations of 19th- and 20th-Century Printmaking from the Collection of Phoenix Art Museum and the Schorr Collection explores the history of printmaking in Europe and the United States through more than 50 works by Paul Klee, Louise Nevelson, Robert Rauschenberg, Käthe Kollwitz, Mary Cassatt, Fritz Scholder, Keith Haring, Paul Cézanne, Edvard Munch, James Abbott McNeill Whistler, Josef Albers, and more. Photo caption/credit: Fritz Scholder, Indian Images Suite (Indian with Flag), 1973. Lithograph.…

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Arizona Science Center

January 5 - February 26
Arizona Science Center
600 E. Washington St.
Phoenix, AZ 85004
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Designed to inspire, educate and entertain people of all ages, the 200,000 square-foot center has reopened to visitors, with guided experiences in the mornings and self-exploration of levels one, two and three throughout the day. W-M, 10:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Call for admission prices. 600 E. Washington St., Phoenix, azscience.org, 602-716-2000.

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ZooLights

January 5 - January 31
Phoenix Zoo
455 N. Galvin Pkwy
Phoenix, AZ 85008
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Focusing on the theme Together We All Shine, this grand holiday event glows with millions of LED lights and includes a three-story-tall Christmas tree, lakeside music-in-motion shows, 3D light sculptures and life-size animal lanterns featuring 66 creatures, including polar bears, mammoths and peacocks. A drive-through Cruise ZooLights experience is new this year, complementing the classic walk-through event. 5:30-10:30 p.m. on select nights. $16-$75. Phoenix Zoo, 455 N. Galvin Pkwy., Phoenix, phoenixzoo.org, 602-286-3800.

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Portraits & Icons

January 5 - February 14
FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel
1100 N. Central Ave.,
Phoenix, AZ
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FREE

This exhibit of figurative art in a wide variety of artistic mediums celebrates the styles and accomplishments of everyday people and generations of cultural icons who have inspired us all, as well as some of Phoenix’s rising stars in art, music, business and beyond. Providing a snapshot of the people and stories that have helped shape the histories of America and Arizona alike, the display showcases nearly 100 works by 27 artists, with solo exhibitions that…

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Outdoor Art Exhibit

January 5 - June 13
Tubac State Historic Park
1 Burreal St.
Tubac, AZ
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Artists from Tubac and across the state are joined my members of the Arizona Artist Blacksmith Association for Exuberance: An Artistic and Botanic Experience. Featuring 35 pieces, the exhibit covers 13 acres as artists explore a variety of media, current recycling practice and meet the challenges of all weather conditions in their creations of garden sculptures, art installations and contemporary garden vignettes. W-Su, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. $7, adults; $2, youth ages 7-13; free, children 6…

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Collective Inspiration

January 5 - May 2
Phoenix Art Museum
1625 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004
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The Collective Inspiration exhibition at Phoenix Art Museum pairs fashion objects with paintings, sculptures, and prints to explore how artistic principles can be applied to both fashion designs and more traditionally recognized forms of arts. Photo caption/credit: Ralph Rucci, Jacket (Saco), spring 2009. Double-faced wool crepe and netting. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Diane Halle.

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Stories of Abstraction: Contemporary Latin American Art in the Global Context

January 5 - March 7
Phoenix Art Museum
1625 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004
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Stories of Abstraction: Contemporary Latin American Art in the Global Context presents rarely seen artworks by some of Latin America’s most innovative contemporary artists to uncover how abstraction can be used to generate new narratives, insightful social commentary, and even political change. Photo caption/credit: Marta Chilindrón, Blue Cube 48, 2006. Twin wall polycarbonate. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Nicholas Pardon. Image courtesy of Nicholas Pardon.

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Seeking Immortality: Ancient Artifacts

January 5 - November 7
Phoenix Art Museum
1625 N. Central Ave.
Phoenix, AZ 85004
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Seeking Immortality: Ancient Artifacts features burial objects from China, Japan, and Korea, revealing how  archaeology continues to offer insights into what life and technology were like during ancient times. Photo caption/credit: Unknown, Official with Bird on Hat, Tang dynasty. Painted earthenware. Collection of Phoenix Art Museum, Gift of Carolyn Refsnes Kniazzeh. Photo by Ken Howie

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Bigger than Boxing: Zora Folley and the 1967 Heavyweight Title

January 8 - August 29
Chandler Museum
300 S. Chandler Village Dr.
Chandler, AZ 85226
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March 22, 1967, Madison Square Garden, New York City.  Two men face off in the ring for the Heavyweight Championship of the World.  In the blue corner, the Champ, Muhammad Ali.  In the red corner, the Challenger from Chandler, Arizona, Zora Folley. What follows is a fight at the crossroads of race, religion, sport, and the politics of the 1960s. Bigger than Boxing features the stories of these two boxers, the circumstances that weighed heavy…

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FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel Announces Poolside “Free Flow” Yoga Sessions (then Brunch!) through Spring, Beginning January 10

January 10 @ 10:00 am - May 30 @ 10:45 am
FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel
1100 N. Central Ave.,
Phoenix, AZ
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$50

Photo caption/credit: Poolside Free-Flow Yoga at FOUND:RE, then brunch at MATCH Market & Bar New Year, new opportunity to focus on healthy and fun ways to move and flow! With that in mind, FOUND:RE Phoenix Hotel and CorePower Yoga Instructor Christina Mierzejewski are teaming up to host free flow yoga sessions every other Sunday beginning January 10. Each 45-minute yoga session takes place poolside at the FOUND:RE beginning at 10:00 a.m. Cost is $50 and…

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