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Festivals and programs provide a great opportunity to meet artists and learn about their artistic inspirations. From small group lectures and intimate marketplaces to the acclaimed Guild Indian Fair & Market, which draws more than 640 artists and nearly 10,000 visitors, there’s something for everyone!

May 2019

May 27–Sep 2

2019 Blue Star Museum Initiative

The Heard Museum is proud to be part of the Blue Star Museums Initiative. The program offers free admission to the Heard for all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day weekend, starting May 27, through Labor Day, Sept. 2, 2019. The free admission program is ... Details →

August 2019

Aug 22

Color Riot! Gallery Talk with the Curators

Join us every Thursday from June 13th through August 29th at 11:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. for curator-led gallery talks through Color Riot! Join curators Velma Craig and/or Ninabah Winton who will guide you through the Piper Grand Gallery for a short introduction to the exhibition. There will be ... Details →

Aug 23

9:30 am – 11:00 am

Native Cosmos

Join the museum in collaboration with ASU Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts for an exploration of Native Cosmology. Dr. Henry Fowler (DinĂ©), Wanda Dalla Costa (Cree), and Michael Connolly Miskwish (Kumeyaay), will discuss Native Cosmology and the significance for us today in our relationships with each other, ... Details →

sand painting of sacred Navajo spirit beings lined up holding hands in front of a night sky
Aug 24

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Artist Workshop: Raven Chacon + Wanda Dalla Costa

In tandem with the presentation of Still Life No. 3: Raven Chacon, on view through November 3, 2019, the Heard Museum is partnering with Arizona State University and Herberger Institute Professor Wanda Dalla Costa, AIA, LEED A.P., in producing an artist-led workshop with renowned composer and visual artist Raven ... Details →

A room filled with a light blue light. There is a second floor with clear panels on the wall with text. Speakers are hung from the ceiling in a gentle arch.
Aug 24

9:30 am – 10:30 am

Museum Yoga – August 24

Rooted Community Yoga Project returns each 2nd and 4th Saturday from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. for guided yoga practice at the Heard Museum. All levels welcome. Each week, the yoga session will take place in a new location on the Heard campus. This is a great way to tour ... Details →

Museum Yoga Summer 2018
Aug 25

11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Free Summer Sunday in August

Escape the heat of summer and join us again for this annual series to enjoy free performances, activities, and free admission to the museum every 4th Sunday of the month through August. This summer’s medium is printmaking. Each month we will have a different printmaker in the Crossroads Gallery ... Details →

Aug 25

11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Scene and Heard Film Series in August

Please join us for our Scene and Heard Film Series presentation of Your Name Isn’t English. About Your Name Isn’t English Each time Tazbah, a young professional woman gets into a ride-share car she takes on the unexpected role of becoming a free history teacher as her drivers struggle ... Details →

Aug 29

Color Riot! Gallery Talk with the Curators

Join us every Thursday from June 13th through August 29th at 11:30 a.m. or 1:30 p.m. for curator-led gallery talks through Color Riot! Join curators Velma Craig and/or Ninabah Winton who will guide you through the Piper Grand Gallery for a short introduction to the exhibition. There will be ... Details →

Aug 30

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Native American Composers Apprenticeship Project

Join us Friday, Aug. 30 at the Heard Museum in the Monte Vista Room for an evening filled with new musical compositions by Indigenous youth lead by sound and installation artist Raven Chacon (DinĂ©). Since 1984, the Grand Canyon Music Festival has been dedicated to bringing the world’s finest ... Details →

Two people playing instruments in a room with purple light in front of an audience.

September 2019

Sep 6

6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

First Friday in September

On the first Friday evenings of the month from 6 to 10 p.m., the Heard will bring music, demonstrations, food, activities, and more to the museum. Free, and open to the public. Come experience all the Heard has to offer on First Friday evenings! September 6th | 6 to ... Details →

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