Here’s a look at seven must-see art shows happening in Phoenix, Mesa, Scottsdale, and Tempe.
Lisa Sette Gallery
January 13 to February 23
Gallerist Lisa Sette presents new work by three artists, including Phoenix-based Angela Ellsworth. Siri Devi Khandavilli’s bronze sculptures give the Hindu pantheon a selfie twist, while Luis Gonzalez Palma’s photo collages embrace astrophysical images captured in Argentina. Ellsworth examines female spirituality through objects created with thousands of pearl-tip hat pins.
The Gallery at Tempe Center for the Arts
January 19 to May 12
See work by 10 artists who explore diversity, expression, and the value of multiple viewpoints through fiber art, photography, sculpture, and additional media. Participating artists include Marco Albarran, Anne Lopez, Ann Morton, and Julio Cesar Morales.
ASU Art Museum
January 20 to June 2
Texas-based Claudio Dicochea, an artist represented by Lisa Sette Gallery in Phoenix, curates this exhibition of pieces from the museum’s collection. Through works by African-American, Cuban, and Native American artists (among others), Dicochea considers this question: What does the American dream mean today?