Phoenix owes its art museum and its cultural life in part to the late Philip Curtis
Can a city-funded museum afford to explore the riskier edges of contemporary art? The West's Most Western Town is about to find out.
Venerable Scottsdale gallery gets a new owner and a new look
More than 500 paintings of social and psychological truths spanning 50 years have made Curtis the dean of Arizona artists. At 90, he's losing the most important tools of his trade.