Phippen hosts talk on depiction of American West

Jerry N. Smith, the Phoenix Art Museum's Curator of American and Western American Art, will explore the changes that have occurred in the depiction of the American West and discuss how European art styles have influenced the American West's great artists 1 p.m. Saturday, June 22, at the Phippen Museum, 4701 Highway 89N in Prescott.

The cost for this special art conversation is included in general museum admission, which is $7 for adults, $6 for AAA members, $5 for students with ID, and free for museum members and children 12 and under. For more information, visit www.phippenartmuseum.org or call 778-1385.