8/30/2012 6:48:00 PM Art Listings: Week of Aug. 31
Arts Prescott Cooperative Gallery, 134 S. Montezuma, 776-7717. "Southwestern Images" features photography by Robert Maloney whose work focuses on landscapes and textures of the Southwest.
Beastro, 117 N. McCormick St. 227-2796. Artisan jewelry, art and more are available for purchase. All proceeds go to help rescued animals at Wildhorse Ranch Rescue.
Ben's Fine Art Gallery, 212 W. Gurley St., 420-0704.
Bronzesmith Fine Art Gallery and Foundry, 7331 E. 2nd St., Prescott Valley, 772-2378.
Frame and I Fine Art Gallery, 229 W. Gurley St., 445-5073.
Framers Market and Gallery, corner of Montezuma and Sheldon in the Depot Marketplace, 445-2174.
The Gallery at the Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 Marina St., 445-3286, www.pca-az.net. "View of the World," eclectic works of all types of media demonstrating how an artist views the world - politically, socially, emotionally, or, perhaps, romantically - will be on exhibit until Sept. 20.
Ian Russell Gallery of Fine Art, 130 S. Montezuma St., 445-7009.
Miller Valley Indoor Art Market, 531 Madison Ave., 237-9282. "Birds of Prey," featuring the works of Rudolf Andranik Aton. Aton, who died in 2004, became a master falconer and developed an interest in birds of prey, especially eagles and falcons. His artistic interests eventually expanded to other species of birds and animals as he expressed his style of art on scratch board and canvas. His widow, Danielle, will donate a portion of the proceeds of any sales to the American Cancer Society of Northern Arizona.
Mountain Artists Guild & Gallery, 228 N. Alarcon St., 776-4009. "Scenic Arizona," featuring more than 60 artists of all mediums who have painted Arizona scenes in celebration of its centennial year, on display through Sept. 22. "Metallic and Glass," featuring works by Pamela Dunmire and Patricia Kyser Carberry, runs through Sept. 20 in the gallery's Spotlight show.
Mountain Spirit Gallery, 140 S. Montezuma St. 445-2886. Specializes in oil paintings, bronze sculpture and photography.
Phippen Museum of Western Art, 4701 Highway 89 North, 778-1385, www.phippenartmuseum.org. "The Wild West," celebrating the diverse and rugged wildlife of the American West and featuring the works of Western sculptors and artists, runs until Oct. 28.
Prescott College Art Gallery at Sam Hill Warehouse, 232 N. Granite St., 928-350-2341. "Just Smile: Found Object Installations of Marc-Anthony Polizzi." The artist's installation work uses found objects to visually demonstrate the processes of reconstruction and amalgamation of things into "domesticated chaos" - a rampant state in a post-consumer reality. The show is on view through Sept. 21, with an artist's talk at 6 p.m. on Sept. 21.
Prescott Valley Art Guild, 3380 N. Windsong Road, 775-4989. Artists Judith Case, Nancy Clauss, Tommie Parcell and Joan Schroeder-Boyce exhibit their oils, pastels, watercolors and mixed media until mid-September.
Raven Café, 142 N. Cortez.
Sharlot Hall Museum, 415 W. Gurley St., 445-3122. "A Centennial Canvas: Paintings by Contemporary Prescott Artists," on exhibit through Sept. 9 in the museum's John and Helen Lawler Exhibit Center.
The Smoki Museum of American Indian Art and Culture, 147 N. Arizona Ave., 445-1230. "Yoimasa, the Art of Fil Kewanyama," opens at 2 p.m. Sept. 8. Like many Indian artists, Fill brings his cultural heritage to life in his paintings. Many of his painting will be for sale during the show, which runs through the end of the year.
Straight Arrow Studios and Gallery, 1724 Willow Creek Road, 925-4970. Works by Everett Davidson.
'Tis Art Center and Gallery, 105 S. Cortez St., 775-0223, www.tisartgallery.com. "Pieces of Wood and Steel," an exhibit of turned wood, steel sculpture and integrated wood and steel creations by Lin Hall and Antonio Leal open in the Mezzanine Gallery. "Conrardy and Book: Old World Abstracts and Metal Vessels," featuring Charles Conrardy's paintings and Stan Book's metal vessels and sculptures, runs Sept. 2 to 29 in the Mezzanine Gallery, with an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. on Sept. 7 and a 4th Friday Art Walk reception from 5 to 7 p.m. on Sept. 28. The main floor gallery exhibits the Found Object Show from Sept. 27 until Oct. 16. An opening reception will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Sept. 28 and will include wine, appetizers and desserts. "Secrets," Prescott public art tours, featuring Genny Ingram as Mamaste "Namie" Bloom and Jaye Leonard as Clarisse "Clare" McCourt, Prescott centennial time travelers from Prescott 1912, start at 10:30 a.m. every Saturday from the main gallery.
Van Gogh's Ear, 156 S. Montezuma St., 776-1080. New exhibit features artist Lindy Gruger's whimsical art that explores her interest in symbolism, nature and the idea that everything is connected through energy.