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Arizona State University Art Museum

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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A must when in town

Great museum, exhibits rotate, nice architect, staff are knowledgeable so ask questions, make sure... read more

Reviewed May 2, 2019
Tempe, Arizona
Viola Frey show worth a look

A political based show on South America bombed for us The Viola Frey sculpture show saved the... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2019
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Reviewed May 4, 2019

We looked forward to our visit but found an almost completely empty space! Other than three rather crudely executed paintings in the reception area, an exhibition of ceramics in one room, there was nothing else besides a couple of amateurish weird displays. The architecture was...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed May 2, 2019

Great museum, exhibits rotate, nice architect, staff are knowledgeable so ask questions, make sure you get your parking validated as those parking tickets are $$$. Check out the museum's calendar for free activities

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 20, 2019

We had higher expectations of this museum, based on friends' recommendations. It was disappointing, although we could understand why. It is curated by students-in-training. (That is why we rated it average, rather than poor.) It had the air of a non-professional facility. The exhibit we...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed March 6, 2019 via mobile

A political based show on South America bombed for us The Viola Frey sculpture show saved the day. She loved flea markets and the work had a sort of bawdy free wheeling style to it. Exuberant paint and bigger than life figures Do get your...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed February 8, 2019

As a former graduate of ASU, I'd actually never been to the Art Museum. I visited over winter break with family. It's free to enter & there is a small parking lot where you can also park for free (have to check in at the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

I was in Tempe for an educational unconference. ASU was the host but the main activities were out at Scottsdale rather than on the main campus in Tempe. I had a bit of spare time and found myself looking up old colleagues at the University,...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018

The ASU Art Museum is a dynamic museum which provides not only a permanent gallery and pottery collection, but ever-changing exhibits reflecting current artists, political events, reflections on past artists, etc. I make a point of coming to this museum multiple times a year and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Lorraine H
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

Loved the Warhol stuff and the many contributions that are on display. The dosants do a nice job of helping and guiding.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 206rileyl
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

There was a young docent , that told me all about the Art that was being displayed ....a show about the wall One painting had a blue car being sucked up by a UFO One huge oil, that had been painted over 100$ bills (not...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank PCYC869
Reviewed January 1, 2018

This is an extraordinary place, with the building having many stairs and modern garden of cacti and arid plants in big planters. Museum pieces are quite different from other museums esp regarding perspective, light-shadows and sound.

Date of experience: April 2017
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