Top 5 Things to Do in Phoenix This Weekend

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Courtesy of ASU Art Museum
Artist unknown, Samurai Armor and Warfare, 1848. Hand-painted manuscript book, 7 1/2 X 10 1/2 inches. The Melikian Collection.
Looking for ways to fill up your weekend? Here are your five best bets for getting out and about in the Valley of the Sun.

Season Opening @ ASU Art Museum
Get an eyeful of art and performance when ASU Art Museum celebrates the opening of its new exhibitions. On view are "Traces of Japanese Life: Selections from the Melikian Collection," "Born of Fire: The Pottery of Margaret Tafoya," "Trajectory: Miguel Palma," which closes February 9, and, the newest of the bunch, "Cu29: Mining for You."

"Cu29" artists Clare Patey and Matthew Moore will be in attendance, along with Charles King, who penned a book about potter Margaret Tafoya's work, and artist Holly Hanessian, who will invite attendees to participate in her project Touch in Real Time, which will be exhibited in Pittsburgh this fall.

See also:
- Actress Sherri Shepherd Talks 30 Rock, Plan D, and Her Upcoming Stand-Up Show at Tempe Center for the Arts
- Five Must-Attend Lectures in Phoenix This February
- Five Must-See Movies in (And Around) Phoenix This February

Take a look from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at ASU Art Museum on Friday. Admission is free.

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