Museum of Indigenous People
Discover Native History & Culture Museum exhibits include prehistoric and contemporary examples of indigenous cultural and artistic materials from the southwestern U.S. and northern Mexico. The museum hosts guest artists most weekends, as well as special exhibits and art auctions throughout the year.
Click: Western Focus
The fine art photography exhibit will be on display until March 5.
Arizonarama: Artwork by R.C. Rodell opened on Jan. 29 and will be on display until June 4.
Unbridled Spirit: Pioneering Women
in Art this new exhibit will be on display starting March 18.
Studio Drawing and Pastel Classes
The Phippen Museum offers pastel classes with Don Rantz for both beginner and experienced artists. They are held on Tue. and Wed. from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Continuous enrollment. The museum also offers drawing classes with Neal McEwen on Fridays and intermediate art for homeschoolers. Call the museum for details and to enroll in these classes.
Bold Brush Painting –
with Gretchen Lopez
April 6-8, 10:00 AM-4:00 PM
Find out how “Bold Brush Painting” can help you overcome the fear of starting a painting. Get to know what your brush can do with texture and impastos as we sculpt with paint to achieve looseness and vitality in our work. Subjects will be still life and the landscape.
See website for exhibit details and additional programs and events.
Prescott Western Heritage Foundation
The Western Heritage Center is located on Historic Whiskey Row and is open Wednesday through Sunday. Explore the exhibits and learn about Prescott’s western history and culture. The WHC also hosts lectures and book signings. See Facebook page for hours and event updates. Free admission!
Sharlot Hall Museum
Teddy Roosevelt Salutes
Buckey O’Neill and the Rough Riders
Teddy Roosevelt (portrayed by Joe Wiegand) will give a special “salute” to Buckey O’Neill and the Rough Riders in honor of the 125th anniversary of the Spanish-American War. See website for event details and registration. Tickets are $50 and available online.
“Camp Curation” Youth Camp
At Camp Curation, kids are the artists … and curators! The Sharlot Hall Museum is hosting an all-new youth camp March 14-17 for children ages 8-14. See website listing for program details and to register.
“An Encounter With Edward Curtis”
An Encounter with Edward Curtis was written and directed by Steve Enyeart. Frontier era photographer Curtis is portrayed by western actor, Wyatt Earp, who has portrayed his famous relative in his one-man play, Wyatt Earp: A Life on The Frontier, numerous times at the Sharlot Hall Museum.
Museum Pop-Up Program March 31
The theme of this month’s Pop-Up Program at the Sharlot Hall Museum is “All Dolled Up.” See website for details.
The Sharlot Hall Museum is an open-air heritage site and museum in downtown Prescott. Gardens, exhibits, and historic buildings open Tuesday-Saturday, 10 AM-4 PM, and Sunday, 12 PM-4 PM.
‘Tis Art Center and Gallery
“Second Chance at a First Impression”
by Paul Ebling is on display until March 14.
Making our Mark 2023″ by the Contemporary Printmakers of Prescott continues until March 21.
An exhibit by Arliss Newcomb & Cindy Shaffer opens on March 16.
Exhibit of fine art photography by Prescott area artists will open on March 23.
Visit the ‘Tis website for gallery hours and exhibit details. Art classes for children and adults are available in the ‘Tis Annex Art Education Building.