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Second SundAZe: Family Day @ TMA!

August 14 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Second Sunday of every month 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Activities 11 a.m.–2p.m. Pay-What-You-Wish Admission Art-making | Experiences | Performances On the Second Sunday of the month the Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block offers pay-what-you-wish admission all day! With a focus on families, the program provides intergenerational learning through engaging activities and experiences. Second SundAZe Family Day @TMA offers guests an opportunity to explore art, history, and regional culture throughout the Museum’s galleries and historic properties. Programs include performances, art-making,…

First Thursday

September 1 at 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

First Thursday of every month 5–8 p.m. Pay-What-You-Wish Admission Activities | Experiences | Performances On the first Thursday of the month the Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block offers extended hours and pay-what-you-wish admission from 5:00pm until 8:00pm. On September’s First Thursday explore the feature exhibition Monica Aissa Martinez: Nothing in Stasis and join artist Monica Aissa Martinez and Dr. Julie Sasse in a conversation at 5:30 p.m. in the Stonewall Community Room. The evening will feature live music…

In Conversation: Monica Aissa Martinez and Dr. Julie Sasse

September 1 at 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

In Conversation: Monica Aissa Martinez and Dr. Julie Sasse Join artist Monica Aissa Martinez in conversation with Dr. Julie Sasse as they discuss the intersections of creativity, biological forms, and anatomical structures as well as the exhibit Monica Aissa Martinez: Nothing in Stasis. $5 for non-members; free for members and students with ID. RESERVE TICKETS HERE ABOUT THE ARTIST Monica Aissa Martinez, born and raised in El Paso, TX, lives and works in Phoenix, AZ. She attended the University of Texas…

Exploring Identities and Creative Practices in More Than: Expanding Artists Identities from the American West

October 15 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

22/23 LEADERSHIP CIRCLE LECTURE SERIES Join artists Steffi Faircloth, Sarah Sense, and Ezra Tucker as they highlight how their artworks included in More Than challenge, destabilize, and broaden the stereotyped myths surrounding the “West.” This lecture is in conjunction with the exhibition More Than: Expanding Identities of Artists from the American West. Free for museum members, non-members $5. Lecture will take place in the Stonewall Foundation Community Room located in the Alice Chaiten Baker Center for Art Education. RESERVE TICKETS…

First Thursday

November 3 at 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

First Thursday of every month 5–8 p.m. Pay-What-You-Wish Admission Activities | Experiences | Performances On the first Thursday of the month the Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block offers extended hours and pay-what-you-wish admission from 5:00pm until 8:00pm. First Thursday is designed to complement and enhance TMA’s exhibitions and permanent collection while reflecting the diversity of the community, making art more accessible. With the goal to widen our reach, programs encourage community members to “come for the activities and…

The Critical Eye: Curators in Conversation

November 3 at 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

The Critical Eye: Curators in Conversation In conjunction with the jurying of Arizona Biennial 2023, join curators Taína Caragol (Curator of painting, sculpture, and Latinx art and history, National Portrait Gallery), Laura Copelin (Curator at Large, Museum of Contemporary Art Tucson), and Julio Morales (Senior Curator, ASU Art Museum) in conversation with TMA’s chief curator Dr. Julie Sasse to discuss current trends and what they look for in contemporary art. $5 for non-members; free for members and students with ID.…

Curator Tour – More Than: Expanding Artist Identities from the American West

November 10 at 10:30 am - 11:30 am

CURATOR TOUR Join senior curator, Glasser Curator of Art of the American West Christine Brindza in a tour of More Than: Expanding Artist Identities from the American West as she explores overarching themes, key artists, and the changing ideas of identity in Western Art. Included with paid admission, free for museum members and students with ID. Culture Pass, guest passes, and other forms of complementary admission will not be accepted for this event. RSVP Required, limited to 20 attendees. Curator…

First Thursday

December 1 at 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

First Thursday of every month 5–8 p.m. Pay-What-You-Wish Admission Activities | Experiences | Performances On the first Thursday of the month the Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block offers extended hours and pay-what-you-wish admission from 5:00pm until 8:00pm. First Thursday is designed to complement and enhance TMA’s exhibitions and permanent collection while reflecting the diversity of the community, making art more accessible. With the goal to widen our reach, programs encourage community members to “come for the activities and…

Curator Spotlight: Latin American Art

December 9 at 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Curator Spotlight: Latin American Art Learn more about the museum’s permanent collection of Latin American Art with Dr. Kristopher Driggers, assistant curator, Schmidt curator of Latin American Art. Dr. Driggers will share insights on the collection and spotlight recent acquisitions. In November 2021 TMA’s Board of Trustees adopted a Collecting Plan to articulate the values that guide the museum’s collecting of art. To learn more, click the following link to access the Collecting Plan executive summary. RESERVE TICKETS

First Thursday

January 5, 2023 at 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

First Thursday of every month 5–8 p.m. Pay-What-You-Wish Admission Activities | Experiences | Performances On the first Thursday of the month the Tucson Museum of Art and Historic Block offers extended hours and pay-what-you-wish admission from 5:00pm until 8:00pm. First Thursday is designed to complement and enhance TMA’s exhibitions and permanent collection while reflecting the diversity of the community, making art more accessible. With the goal to widen our reach, programs encourage community members to “come for the activities and…

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