6 exhibitions

Current (6 exhibitions)

  • Woven Through Time: American Treasures of Native Basketry and Fiber Art

    Until 4 August 2022

    This new exhibit celebrates the region's ancient and abiding fiber-weaving traditions by featuring millennia-old objects to modern-day masterpieces. Contemporary Native voices enrich discussions of materials and technologies and bring to life the many functions basketry has served and continues to serve. This exhibit is presented by OneAZ Credit Union.


  • Picture This: Basketry in Native American Life

    Until 31 January 2018

    A selection of 11 paintings highlighting the role of basketry in Native American daily and ceremonial life. Works on display are from ASM’s Avery Collection of American Indian Paintings, and from recent acquisitions. This exhibit is a complement to ASM’s newest permanent exhibit, Woven Through Time: American Treasures of Native Basketry and Fiber Art.


  • Snaketown: Hohokam Defined

    Until 23 September 2017

    "Snaketown: Hohokam Defined" is a complement to the traveling exhibit, "Pieces of the Puzzle: New Perspectives on the Hohokam," featured through July 1, 2017.


  • Pieces of the Puzzle: New Perspectives on the Hohokam

    23 August 2016 to 22 July 2017

    What happened to the Hohokam? Archaeologists have searched for an answer to this question since the late 1800s. Travel back in time to visit this ancient culture that flourished in central and southern Arizona for 1000 years, from approximately A.D. 450 to 1450.


  • The Pottery Project

    Until 4 March 2020

    Explore the art of the Native potter and the science of the archaeologist as Arizona State Museum celebrates 2,000 years of pottery-making traditions in the Southwest.


  • Paths of Life

    Until 1 December 2020

    The Paths of Life exhibit explores ten American Indian cultures of Arizona and northern Mexico.