Events

Painted Desert

From timeless paintings in the Louvre to creative bento boxes, art can be found just about anywhere. And the Valley of the Sun is no exception. Tempe Art A Gogh-Gogh combines visual art with talented local bands each month. On Friday, August 31, the event's organizers will celebrate its two-year anniversary with an impressive mix of art, dance, and music, coinciding with Tempe’s Final Friday Artwalk. The band line-up includes Tempe staples such as Japhy’s Descent, Sunorus, and Doctor Bones, with beats by DJ KNS and a sultry belly dance performance by The Opal Collective. Resident artists’ work will be showcased alongside live art by graffiti artists and painters like JJ Horner and Queenloopy.


Fri., Aug. 31, 8 p.m., 2012
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