• Ocean of Light: Submergence – A Squidsoup Project

    May 6 – September 24, 2017

  • cheese slice

    Authenticated Cheese Slice from Cheese Grid by The Art Guys

    Sep 13 – Mar 28, 2018

  • John Tinker

    [dis]functional: Products of Conceptual Design

    May 13 – September 24, 2017

  • Murals by James Marshall (a.k.a. Dalek)

    Currently On View


upcoming events

Dr. Marwan Sabbagh

Dr. Marwan Sabbagh: Alzheimer’s Dementia: Present and Future

Fri, Sep 22, 7-8 p.m.| Free

Dr. Sabbagh is a neurologist and the director of the Alzheimer’s disease and Memory Disorders Division at Barrow Neurological Institute at Dignity Health St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center in…

Museum Day Live

Museum Day Live!

Sat, Sep 23, Noon – 9 p.m.| Free

SMoCA will be free to all patrons on Saturday, Sept. 23, as part of Smithsonian magazine’s 13th annual Museum Day Live! During the annual event, participating museums across the United…

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Good ‘N Plenty Artist Award

Fri, Oct 20, 7:00 p.m.| Ticketed

Join us in the SMoCA Lounge for coffee, treats and our annual Good ‘N Plenty fundraiser. Six local creatives will present their ideas for exciting new projects, and the audience…

Marking the Infinite

Panel Discussion: The Innovation of Traditions

Thu, Oct 12, 7:00 p.m.| Ticketed

Join Miami-based collectors and philanthropists Debra and Dennis Scholl, along with experts in Australian Aboriginal art, including Henry F. Skerritt, curator of the Kluge-Ruhe Aboriginal Collection at the University of…

Programs for Kids

SMoCA is delighted to share with school children and teachers a stellar season of exciting learning experiences, from arts activities to guided tours and slide presentations brought free of charge to your classroom.
We invite you to participate.

Child Drawing

The SMoCA Lounge

A gallery transformed, SMoCA Lounge is the intersection of art, design, lively dialogue, education and community. Open until 9 p.m. on Fri & Sat with free museum admission after 5 p.m.
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James Marshall (a.k.a. Dalek), Radiate, 2014. Latex paint on wall. SMoCA Lounge. Commissioned by the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art. Photo: © Sean Deckert / Calnicean Projects

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