• Now Playing: Video 1999–2019

    Feb 16 – May 12, 2019

  • Janel Garza: Environ

    Dec 14 – Jan 1, 2020


upcoming events

Documentary Video Art Festival image

Documentary Video Art Festival

Thu, Apr 25, 7:00 p.m.| Free

A showcase of experimental shorts highlighting social, cultural, and personal topics. These artworks were produced by students in Documentary Video Art as part of the intermedia program of the School…

Fairy Fantastic!

Fairy Fantastic!
Out in the Woods: Queer Fairy Tales

Fri, May 3, 7:00 p.m.| Ticketed

Artists Hilary Harp and Suzie Silver present Out in the Woods, a curated screening featuring international short queer folk and fairy tale films. Out in the Woods includes nine queer…

Fairy Fantastic

Fairy Fantastic! Children’s Drag Queen Story Hour and Film Screening

Sat, May 4, 12:00 p.m.| Free

Artists Hilary Harp and Suzie Silver present Over the Rainbow, a curated screening of queer and experimental shorts for kids of all ages. The Drag Queen Story Hour will be…

Programs for Schools

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 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday.
View SMoCA Lounge Events

James Marshall (a.k.a. Dalek), Radiate, 2014-2018. Latex paint on wall. SMoCA Lounge. Commissioned by the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art. Photo: © Sean Deckert / Calnicean Projects

Get Involved

SMoCA’s exhibitions and programs are largely made possible through YOUR support! Volunteer at an event, enjoy being a member of SMoCA or share your skills & talents at our office as an Intern or as an art expert museum Docent.

a Member

a Donation

a Volunteer

Stay Connected

Sign up for our e-newsletter to receive updates on events, exhibitions, tours, workshops, and calls for entry. You may personalize your experience by selecting exactly what kind of information you would like to receive.

Sign Up
to E-Newsletter