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Spring & Summer 2019 Workshops Announced

2019-04-06T21:41:49-07:00April 6th, 2019|News|

Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present a variety of fine art and professional development workshops for the 2019 Spring and Summer season. All events will be hosted at The Coconino Center for the Arts. Open Figure Drawing sessions are offered every Sunday afternoon from 3-6pm ending May 5. On Saturday, April 20 Travel [...]

Remembering Don Bendel

2019-04-02T10:03:07-07:00April 2nd, 2019|News|

Don Bendel received the Award for Lifetime Contribution to the Arts The hearts of family, friends, and ceramists worldwide are heavy this week. Dr. Don Bendel passed away on Sunday, March 24th at his home in Flagstaff. Dr. Don Bendel had a unique and distinguished contribution in teaching, creative work, and service to [...]

Parched: the Art of Water in the Southwest

2019-03-27T12:08:29-07:00March 27th, 2019|News|

According to the National Drought Mitigation Center, Arizona is currently in its 21st year of long-term drought, meaning drought that lasts longer than six months. In fact, 2.5 million Arizonans are living in drought areas, with northern and eastern Arizona experiencing the worst. Apache, Coconino, Navajo, and Yavapai Counties are in situations ranging from [...]

Spring Concerts at the Center for the Arts

2019-03-21T15:36:34-07:00March 21st, 2019|News|

 Flagstaff Arts Council is pleased to present a vibrant and diverse selection of concerts for the Spring 2019 season. All events will be hosted at The Coconino Center for the Arts. April and May bring a blend of newcomers and some of Flagstaff’s favorite artists including Arizona bluegrass legends Muskellunge on April 6th. Della [...]

Now Accepting Jewel Gallerie(s) Exhibition Proposals

2019-03-13T16:43:31-07:00March 13th, 2019|News|

The Flagstaff Arts Council is seeking concepts for art exhibitions in both of the Jewel Galleries of the Coconino Center for the Arts. Anyone with an exhibition idea can apply, however both Galleries are small spaces (12'x22' and 12'x17') and therefore this opportunity is ideal for solo artist exhibitions. Please read the instructions below [...]

2019 Viola Awards Photos

2019-03-06T10:26:59-07:00March 4th, 2019|News|

Saturday, March 2, 2019, The Flagstaff Arts Council announced the winners of the 2019 Viola Awards to a full ballroom of 600 patrons at the High Country Conference Center in Flagstaff, Arizona. The Viola Awards celebrate excellence in the arts and sciences in Flagstaff - like the Oscars, but for the arts in Flagstaff, [...]

Start the Bidding NOW! Viola Silent Auction is Live

2019-02-25T15:23:22-07:00February 25th, 2019|News|

The 2019 Viola Awards are just around the corner, but the Silent Auction is now live online! Yearly, dozens of individuals and organizations donate unique prizes to the Viola's Silent Auction – these items are are now available online and will be open for bidding through the end of the gala on March 2nd. Text viola19 to 52182 to [...]

Youth Lens 2019

2019-03-06T12:48:06-07:00February 4th, 2019|Call for entries, News|

Nature Exposed Photography is pleased to present Youth Lens: High School Photography Contest for 2019. We are seeking quality photographs from student photographers enrolled in high schools in the Coconino County area for this program. The deadline to submit is March 20th, 2019. Coconino county-area high school students are encouraged to submit their photographic [...]

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