The Arts Council presents a variety of events throughout the year, at the Coconino Center for the Arts and in other venues around Flagstaff. At the Center, you’ll experience art exhibitions, compelling concerts, and more. Around Flagstaff, we host performances on downtown Flagstaff’s Heritage Square, concerts in the idyllic setting at the Arboretum at Flagstaff, and Navajo Rug Auctions at the Museum of Northern Arizona.

Upcoming Events

Open Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
6:00 pm
Open Figure Drawing sessions with moderator, Frederica Hall June 3- July 22, 2019 Monday evenings. 6-9p The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The eight-week series is for those artists who would like to practice[...]
Open Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Jul 1 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
6:00 pm
Open Figure Drawing sessions with moderator, Frederica Hall June 3- July 22, 2019 Monday evenings. 6-9p The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The eight-week series is for those artists who would like to practice[...]
Open Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
6:00 pm
Open Figure Drawing sessions with moderator, Frederica Hall June 3- July 22, 2019 Monday evenings. 6-9p The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The eight-week series is for those artists who would like to practice[...]
Basics of Botanical Illustration Workshop @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Jul 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Basics of Botanical Illustration Workshop @ Coconino Center for the Arts
9:00 am
Learn the basics of botanical illustration with Sheila Murray, Arboretum Research Botanist and Artist. Learn how to translate what you see in the natural world into scientifically accurate and aesthetically pleasing works of art. Basic skills learned will include composition, three-dimensional rendering, black ink pen technique, some botanical anatomy fundamentals, and drawing from herbarium specimens.[...]
Open Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Jul 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
6:00 pm
Open Figure Drawing sessions with moderator, Frederica Hall June 3- July 22, 2019 Monday evenings. 6-9p The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The eight-week series is for those artists who would like to practice[...]
Open Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Jul 22 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Open Figure Drawing @ Coconino Center for the Arts
6:00 pm
Open Figure Drawing sessions with moderator, Frederica Hall June 3- July 22, 2019 Monday evenings. 6-9p The Flagstaff Arts Council will host open sessions for artists to draw from a live model in the main gallery at the Coconino Center for the Arts. The eight-week series is for those artists who would like to practice[...]
Astrophotography Workshop w/ Abe Snider @ Coconino Center for the Arts
Aug 3 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Astrophotography Workshop w/ Abe Snider @ Coconino Center for the Arts
8:00 pm
Learn Astrophotography with photographer Abe Snider Begin at the Coconino Center for the Arts with a presentation on best practices for night shooting. We will discuss a range of topics including how to find a dark sky area and preparing for the shot, an overview of camera and lens settings, how to focus a lens[...]