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Main Gallery Application

2019-07-12T12:45:22-07:00April 25th, 2019|News, Past Calls for Entry|

The Flagstaff Arts Council is seeking concepts for art exhibitions in the Main Gallery of the Coconino Center for the Arts. Anyone with an exhibition idea can apply: artists, curators, individuals, groups or organizations. The Coconino Center for the Arts, in Flagstaff, Arizona, boasts one of the largest professional gallery spaces in northern Arizona. [...]

NightVisions VII Winners Announced!

2019-04-24T11:56:55-07:00April 24th, 2019|News|

Flagstaff Arts Council is excited to announce the winners of NightVisions VII, a juried exhibition by FAC in partnership with the Dark Skies Coalition. The exhibition serves as a celebration of the night sky and its association to the human condition. The exhibition is open to the public now through June 1st. The opening reception [...]

Jewel Gallery Exhibition Proposals

2019-07-05T16:17:53-07:00April 12th, 2019|News, Past Calls for Entry|

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

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, [...]

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