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 paint ... More >>
There are plenty of reasons to check out local artwork beyond it being one of the designated "days" our community has become so fond of. First Friday, Third Friday, Final Friday, Third Thursday, Second Saturday -- just leave the house already. Dozens of great places open their doors to cool ... More >>
"Mineral" by Margaret Leininger, one of the participating artists at the opening of Westwind Studios.Yes, Art Detour 22 is upon us!I know, I know...already?This week, I'll be blogging my booty off about the art events that will bombard our downtown arts district this weekend. Today, we'll kick th ... More >>
Courtesy of jeffsmallwood on flickr creative commons.Party like you have a 401(k) match program.Yes, I understand the economy's down and we're all finding ways to trim the fat. So I'm going to give you some advance notice on this one. It costs just a pinch of money but if you hold back from going ou ... More >>
Hot dogs, cold beer, hot tunes and cool art - I can't think of a better way to drift through a mellow April afternoon than eating grilled pups, chewing the fat with AZ artists and raising money for a future exhibition already in the works at ASU Art Museum. Martha Mary, a group formed by artist/ ... More >>
Nowhere Man and a Whiskey Girl will perform tonight at the Ruby Room Lounge.
Maybe it's just us, but doesn't it just seem like a really nice day outside today? Mild weather, cool breezes, and lots of clouds. Basically, the perfect kinda weather to be out all weekend on the sidewalks of downtown Pho ... More >>