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Stories Outside the Lines: American Indian Ledger Art now on view at Heard Museum Phoenix
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BUILD! Toy Brick Art at the Heard

Opening noon May 24, 2014;

on display through Sept. 28, 2014

Lincoln Gallery

If you've ever played with LEGO® toy bricks as a kid -- or ever introduced a youngster to how much creative fun they are -- then don't miss this exhibit! LEGO® brick art in its many creative and surprising forms comes to the Heard Museum this summer!

Workshops for kids! We'll have weeklong LEGO® brick-building workshops for children ages 7-13 every week in June!


BUILD! logo by Kelsey Hage

LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group, which does not sponsor, authorize or endorse this exhibit.

Museum closed on Easter

The Heard Museum will close on Sunday, April 20, in observance of Easter. The museum will reopen at 9:30 a.m. Monday, April 21.


Image by Pål Berge Source. Used by permission.

Heard North Scottsdale

Museum Shop Moving Sale

Ends April 30

Save 25% on most items

Consignment, Berlin Gallery and previously

discounted items not eligible for further discount

North Shop merchandise only; in-person sales only

32633 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale

Info: 480.488.9817

Heard Museum North Scottsdale

lease expires at The Summit

May 31


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Save the date! The 57th annual Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair & Market is March 7-8, 2015. Details....

Get the winners list here from the 56th annual Heard Museum Guild Indian Fair & Market Juried Competition, announced Feb. 28, 2014. Kenneth Williams Jr. (Arapaho/Seneca) won the 2014 Best of Show Award for his beaded bag titled, "He Was Iconic."

Get the winners list here from the 24th annual Heard Museum World Championship Hoop Dance Contest, held Feb. 8-9, 2014 -- including full contestant list and round-by-round results. Next year is the 25th annual contest! Stay tuned for details.

Help support the Heard's Billie Jane Baguley Library and Archives by donating your used books or unwanted jewelry or other treasures to the Heard Museum Guild Library Book & Treasure Sale, to be held Dec. 5-7.


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