INFOCUS, a vibrant support organization of Phoenix Art Museum (PAM), is composed of people actively interested in photography as a dynamic art form. Photographers, collectors, and photography enthusiasts working together enable INFOCUS to provide a high-quality forum for the study, display and production of fine art photographs.

The photography collection at Phoenix Art Museum is drawn, on a loan basis, from the Center for Creative Photography at the University of Arizona, which is the largest institution in the world devoted to documenting the history of North American photography.

INFOCUS provides access to world class photography and photography experts through exhibitions and lectures at PAM as well as national and international trips to significant photography sites and collections. INFOCUS also engages in many interesting activities, often monthly, designed to:

  • Add to their knowledge about the medium of photography
  • Encourage member-collectors to share their treasures
  • Promote interest in taking, collecting and preserving photographs
  • Learn more about historical photos and how they were taken
  • We hold at least one major fundraising event annually, the proceeds of which support the activities of Phoenix Art Museum’s Norton Family Curator of Photography. Other proceeds from membership dues and INFOCUS activities go toward gallery guides for our exhibitions, scholarships and recognition for practicing photographers and their supporters.

    If you love photography, we look forward to welcoming you at an event, as a member and on Facebook today.

Upcoming Events

December 1-31
10% Off Gift Memberships

Year-End Donations

February 7, 2015
Portfolio Review Workshop

February 11, 2015
"The Ten Most Exciting Photographers I Learned
About This Year"

Lecture by Alan Rapp

March 2015
Trip to Morocco

 

Exhibitions

November 1, 2014 - March 1, 2015
All That Glitters is Not Gold – Platinum Photography from the Center for Creative Photography

November 8, 2014 -
January 3, 2015

Jamey Stillings, Richard Laugharn and David Emitt Adams with Chris Colville at Etherton Gallery

 

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