Arizona Illustrated: 100 Artists in 100 Years
For decades, art has shaped this state. Almost 100 years ago, brothers Ellsworth and Emery Kolb packed a few ropes and large-format cameras and set off to capture their backyard wonder, the Grand Canyon. Their efforts were published, archived, and followed by a few of the the best landscape painters, photographers, and sculptors who continue to inspire artwork worldwide.
In the 100 years since Arizona's statehood, countless visual artists have made an impact on local culture through their work. Some of Arizona's most memorable artists were born here, some traveled through (and stayed for a while), and others chose to make Arizona home. Until February 14, we'll list 100.
Here are today's 25:
Top row (from left to right): Alan Bur Johnson, Allen Dutton, Andy Hadle, Angela Franks Wells, Angela Cazel Jahn
The All-Star Comedy Explosion
TicketsSat., Apr. 15, 8:00pm
An American in Paris
TicketsTue., Apr. 18, 7:30pm
Rancho Solano Preparatory School: Fiddler on the Roof Jr.
TicketsThu., Apr. 27, 7:00pm
Beauty and the Beast by Ballet Etudes
TicketsSat., Apr. 29, 2:00pm
Thunder From Down Under
TicketsThu., May. 4, 8:00pm
Second Row: Angela Ellsworth, Annie Lopez, Beatrice Moore, Beth Ames Swartz, Betsy Schneider
Third Row: Bill Timmerman, Bill Jenkins, Bob Adams, Bob Boze Bell, Bob Carey
Fourth Row: Brent Bond, Carol Panaro-Smith, Carrie Marill, Chris Rush, Colin Chillag
Fifth Row: Daniel Martin Diaz, David Dauncey, David Quan, Dick Seeger, Ed Mell
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