• Study of a Man's Head, Follower of Jacques-Louis David, 1815

  • Beach at Honfleur, Eugène Boudin, 1886

  • Les arceaux fleuris, Giverny (Flowering Arches, Giverny), Claude Monet, 1913

  • Pollice Verso (Thumbs Down), Jean-Léon Gérôme, 1872

  • St. Jerome in his Study, Marinus van Reymerswaele and studio, c. 1520-c. 1550

  • Cezanne America Modernism Exhibit, Phoenix Art Museum, 2010

Friends of European Art is an active group of individuals that promote and inspire enthusiasm for and interest in European art.

Friends of European Art (FEA) is a support organization of Phoenix Art Museum assisting with collection of European Art through funding acquisitions and educational programs. In 2014 FEA joined with the Collector’s Study Club in purchasing a piece of Delft faience pottery, circa 1660 for the Dutch Gallery and in 2013, FEA was the Exhibition Sponsor for 14 Masterworks from the Schorr Collection. In 2011, FEA was the European Painting Conservation Sponsor for The Doge Francesco Errizo and in 2010 FEA was the exhibition sponsor for Cezanne and American Modernism.

FEA members visit private collections, museums and galleries. We enjoy preview parties, lectures and salons in the homes of members. In the 17 years since our founding, FEA members have traveled to museums in 13 U.S. cities and nine European countries plus visits to Toronto and Buenos Aires.

Join Friends of European Art today and become a vital part of this exciting group of art enthusiasts!

If you love all things European, have a predilection for French, English, Dutch or Italian art, like to travel, dine, and visit other private homes and see their important collections, then you belong with Friends of European Art.

Come along and feel passionate about European art, party with Friends, learn the story behind many works of European art! Every great painting tells a story.

When you become a member, you will receive the F.E.A Newsletter, enjoy gallery talks and lectures, and have the opportunity to enjoy salons and journeys with our Museum Liaison to fascinating destinations.

Your membership will help F.E.A fund acquisitions such as the two-foot tall covered jar, a striking example of 17th century Delft faience pottery.

Join Friends of European Art today by click here to download the membership form. Complete the form and follow the mailing instructions.

The Membership form is an Adobe Acrobat PDF file (84 Kb). If you do not have the Adobe Acrobat Reader plugin, click here to download it for free.

Activities

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Friends of European Art is currently planning many exciting activities for our members. Check out our photo galleries to see the activities we have done in the past. Continue to visit our website for future activities information.

Travel

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  • Chicago Trip

    October, 2014

    Come join the F.E.A. Trippers in the windy city for three exciting days/nights of art, sculpture, architecture and a river cruise! We'll be visiting and touring so many exciting places in Chicago that you won't want to miss this trip! more »

  • England Trip

    May, 2015

    The 2015 England Trip is in the planning stages! Check back often for additional details or contact us for more information. more »

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Reservations for the travel event as well as payment can be made via a link provided on the individual travel event page.

Acquisitions and Sponsorships

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