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Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Tucson

265 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, 85701 United States
520-624-5019 www.moca-tucson.org

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October 2017
Free

ART NOW! WITH BRYAN ZANISNIK

October 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Tucson, 265 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, 85701 United States
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  One of MOCA’s 2017 Artists in Residence, Bryan Zanisnik is an artist working in video, performance, photography, and installation. Known for building intricate tableaus out of mundane bric-a-brac that addresses the constantly evolving and devolving American landscape explored through hoarding, the archive, familial relationships and twentieth-century psychology. He has recently exhibited and performed at MoMA PS1, Contemporary Art and the Fabric Workshop and Museum, the Brooklyn Museum, and Chicago at the Museum of Contemporary Photography. Bryan Zanisnik will speak…

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The Wicker Man screening

October 21 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Tucson, 265 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, 85701 United States
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Long considered one of the very cult-iest of cult horror films, The Wicker Man: Final Cut is the definitive version of Robin Hardy’s celebrated ’70s thriller of pagan worshippers running amuck on a remote Scottish island. Seen for decades only in mutilated copies, this restored version is the culmination of a long search for the complete director’s cut. “Remains as bizarre and bewitching a fable as when it first appeared … once seen, never forgotten.” – Stephen Dalton, Hollywood Reporter

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November 2017
$75 - $100

BORDER SOUNDWALK WITH GLENN WEYANT

November 4
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Tucson, 265 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, 85701 United States
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Join UofA Professor of Technology of Sound Glenn Weyant for an experiential tour and hands-on workshop of deep desert listening along the U.S.-Mexico Border. Travel through open landscapes of grasslands, mountains, and expansive horizons through Southern Arizona in a day of deep desert listenings and field recording in this rare opportunity to explore hidden gems and sonically unique borderland locations in the Arizona desert. Sign up here! 8am – meet at MOCA Tucson for introductions, overview of the day, and a light…

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Third Thursdays with Vox Urbana

November 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Tucson, 265 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, 85701 United States
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Launching October 2017, MOCA will be open for FREE to the public from 6pm-8pm every THIRD THURSDAY. These themed nights will feature different performances, music, and artmaking activities, as well as a cash bar. Join MOCA Tucson for an evening of music with local cumbia band Vox Urbana. Creating music from interviews with immigrants, these transnational narratives merge Latin-based sounds with a rich variety of electronic textures.

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ART NOW! WITH GELARE KHOSHGOZARAN

November 21 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Tucson, 265 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, 85701 United States
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Participating in MOCA’s Artist in Residency program, Gelare Khoshgozaran گلاره خوشگذران is an interdisciplinary artist and writer working across the mediums of video, performance, installation, and writing. Born and raised in Tehran, she lives and works in Los Angeles. Her work has been exhibited in solo and group exhibitions at Queens Museum, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Southern Exposure, Museo Ex-Teresa Arte Actual, and Malmö Konsthall. Gelare was the recipient of the 2015 California Community Foundation Fellowship for Visual Artists, the 2015 Creative Capital…

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MOCASHOP HOLIDAY MARKET

November 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) Tucson, 265 S. Church Ave.
Tucson, 85701 United States
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Join us on MOCA’s Cox plaza to get a head start on your holiday shopping and celebrate Museum Store Sunday! Featuring the local makers, designers, and vendors of the MOCAshop, the market highlights items that are available year round. Members enjoy mimosas and early-bird access to the market from 9am – 10am.It is the last Sunday of the month, so shoppers can enjoy the exhibitions for free!  MOCA Tucson is excited to partner with Museum Store Sunday, celebrating the day with…

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