NightVisions is an art exhibition that celebrates the beauty of the night sky. Flagstaff is the world’s first International Dark Skies City, limiting light pollution to preserve our exquisite view of the night sky. Exhibition is open June 11 - July 29, 2017.
An exhibition featuring interactive artworks in a variety of mediums that engage with the five senses; sight, smell, sound, taste, and touch. Everyone who walks through the door will essentially become part of the exhibition. Reception April 8. Show open April 11 - May 27, 2017.
Evening on Aspen St. by Lynn Overend The Flagstaff Arts Council has announced grant opportunities for non-profit arts, culture and/or science organizations for the coming fiscal year. Grant funds come from the City of Flagstaff's Bed, Board and Beverage (BBB) tax revenues - 7.5% is allocated to arts and science programming that benefits [...]
LH95 by Theresa Hentz, featured in NightVisions 2014 The Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to partner once again with the Flagstaff Dark Skies Coalition to produce the NightVisions biennial art exhibition at the Coconino Center for the Arts. NightVisions will open in June 2017. Currently, the Arts Council has posted the Call for [...]
LH95 by Theresa Hentz, featured in NightVisions 2014 More than two-thirds of Americans live where they can no longer see the Milky Way galaxy because of light pollution. We have grown so isolated from night that in much of our culture it has become alien and fearful. NightVisions VI seeks to re-open our [...]
For Spring 2017, Flagstaff Arts Council is seeking artworks for entry in Breaking the Barrier, an exhibition which will present work in any media that asks the viewer to interact using two or more of their five senses (sight, touch, hearing, smell, or taste). The deadline to apply is January 17, 2017. This opportunity is now closed. [...]
Shay by Shelby Dent, Flagstaff High School Nature Exposed Photography is pleased to present Youth Lens: High School Photography Contest for 2017. We are seeking quality photographs from student photographers enrolled in high schools in the Flagstaff area for this program. The deadline to submit is March 23, 2017. Flagstaff-area high school students [...]
The Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to announce the nominees and Legacy Award winners for the 9th Annual Viola Awards. Forty-four nominees in eight categories will be honored at the Gala event, along with two recipients of the Viola Legacy Award, on Saturday, March 4, 2017, at High Country Conference Center in Flagstaff. The Viola [...]