shows

MARK YOUR CALENDAR 

COMING SOON

Hidden in the Hills, Scottsdale / Carefree / Cave Creek, Nov. 19-21 AND Nov. 26-28. Details coming.

Change Is Coming Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sat., Sept. 25, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. My work is in the gallery; I will NOT be there.

-The Art of Planetary Science 2021: Space Travel, Kuiper Space Sciences Building, University of Arizona, 1629 E. University Blvd., Sept. 24-26 (virtual: Sept. 24-Oct. 31), Opening Fri., Sept. 24, 6 to 9 p.m.; Sat., Sept. 25, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., Sept. 26, 12-6 p.m.

NOW ON VIEW

-Off the Wall: 3D Art Exhibition opens at the Sonoran Arts League Center for the Arts, 7100 E. Cave Creek Rd., Suite 144, Sept. 8 to Oct. 2. Opening reception Friday, Sept. 10, 4-7 p.m., details at sonoranartsleague.org.

– The East Hive, 326 S. Wilmot (actually 14th St.), Tucson, Arizona, opens its show, Dreams, on Sunday, May 30, with a reception (art, music, food – outside) from 2 to 5 p.m. The show runs till the end of September.

– The Tubac Presidio State Historic Park and Museum, at 1 Burruel St. in Tubac, Arizona, opens Following the Stars April 7. The show runs till September 30 with a closing reception expected. The park and museum are open 5 days a week, Wed.-Sun., from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Check it out at tubacpresidio.org.

The Beauty of Space, National Museum of the United States Air Force, 1100 Spaatz St. , Wright-Patterson Air Force Base (Dayton), Ohio, Feb. 26 – Sept. 26, 2021. https://www.robinpleak.com/iaaa-nmaf-art-show

– Gallery at First UU in Richmond, Virginia, normally held for 5 days at the end of September, in 2020 online. Potentially up till Dec. 31, 2020, but living on into 2021. This show will not be in person in 2021. Artists are by last name, so I’m on the last page:  https://drive.google.com/file/d/1vglN0YwO69LdEuLz4fedw4aSGy3ZZ1Hx/view?fbclid=IwAR2I9dx4iMY6k_Q9vjlCNdUypSLd-c1lx3AJJfYFV3F0I9PbUrFLzkdwZ68

2021 FINISHED

– Hot Summer Nights Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sat., Aug. 28, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

– Copper Sun Days Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sat., July 24, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Spacefest, JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort & Spa, 3800 W. Starr Pass Blvd, Tucson,  July 15-18. Check out Otherworldly Creations! For details: https://www.spacefest.info/

– Loving the Desert Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sat., June 26, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

– Chili Pepper Hot Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sat., May 22, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Desert Foothills Land Trust First Juried Online Art Auction, April 29-May 10, preview now: is.gd/Spring2021ArtAuction.   (2 of 3 pieces found new homes).

-The Sonoran Arts League Center for the Arts, 7100 E. Cave Creek Rd., Suite 144, opens its next show, Western Spirit: Celebrating the Legacy of the American WestApril 6 to May 2. Opening reception Friday, April 9, 4-7 p.m., details at sonoranartsleague.org.

– April Showers Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sat., Apr. 24, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Glamorous Sunshine Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sun., Mar. 21, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Magic Desert Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sat., Mar. 20, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. YES, 2 in 1 weekend — Proofreader goofed!

Artists’ Garage Sale, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sat., Mar. 13, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Desert Living Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sun., Feb. 21, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Saturday Demonstration, Cactus Wren Art Gallery, 19 Tubac Rd., Tubac, AZ, demonstration of glass fusing, Sat., Feb. 20, 12:30 p.m. For zoom link, contact diane@dianesfusedglass.com.

– 12th Sculpture Festival, Sculpture Resource Center, Tucson, 640 N. Stone Rd., approach from north side (going south on Stone, go past “ROAD CLOSED” signs), Feb. 1-13, 11-4, closed Sundays.

2020 FINISHED

The Way of Love Virtual Art Show, https://stphilipstucson.org/way-of-love, Oct. 4, 2020,until Jan. 2021.Link no longer works.

Procrastinators Sale, home of Dante Fraboni, with Dante and Joni Pevarnik, Sat., Dec. 19, 10-4. CANCELLED FOR 2020 — too much COVID-19. (But we were still there…)

Hidden in the Hills Open Studio Tour, I will be at Toni Perrin’s studio, #7 on the map, 36633 N. Sidewinder, Carefree, AZ, 35 studios, about 140 artists on the tour. Nov. 20-22 and Nov. 27-29, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. each day (I left after Nov. 27 – “symptoms”),  Web: Hidden in the Hills.org.

Days of Splendor Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sun., Nov. 15, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. NOTE Change of day to SUNDAY.

 – Dream Weaver – The New Art Show, Solar Culture Gallery, 31 E. Toole Ave., Tucson, Feb. 29-End of May/Sometime in November, Opening reception: Sat., Feb. 29, 6-9 p.m.

– The Art of Planetary Science (TAPS), University of Arizona Lunar and Planetary Lab, Tucson,  Online only. The art itself is divided into 3 categories and will be available from Sept. 25, 4 p.m. -Oct. 31. My work is in the fine art. 

Sculpture, Mixed Media, Fiber Arts & Glass Show, Sonoran Arts League, 7100 E. Cave Creek Rd., Suite 144, Cave Creek, AZ, Sept. 29- Oct. 26, Opening Reception / Artist Open House: Fri., Oct. 2, 4-7 p.m. I  had five pieces in the show.

Art as Resilience, Resistance and Respite, Untitled Gallery, Tucson, AZ, Sept. 5-Oct. 31, virtual opening Sat., Sept. 5, at 6 – 8 p.m., https://www.untitledgallerytucson.com/art-as. You’ll find my work under “Mixed Media”.

– Out of the Box (Abstract & Contemporary Art Show), Sonoran Arts League, 7100 E. Cave Creek Rd., Suite 144, Cave Creek, AZ, Aug. 31-Sept. 28, Opening Reception / Artist Open House: Fri., Sept 11, 2-6 p.m. I have two pieces in the show. Here’s the link to the show: 

Loving the Desert Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sat.,Sept. 26, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

– Sparkle and Flash, Sonoran Arts League, 7100 E. Cave Creek Rd., Suite 144, Cave Creek, AZ, July 31 – August 31, Opening Reception / Artist Open House: Fri., July 31, 2-6 p.m.  I had five pieces in the show.

– Chili Pepper Hot Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sat., August 22, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

– All Creatures and Desert Features, Sonoran Arts League, 7100 E. Cave Creek Rd., Suite 144, Cave Creek, AZ, July 3 – 27, Opening Reception / Artist Open House: Fri., July 10, 2-6 p,m. The show has just over 80 pieces in it, two of which are mine.

– Shade Tree Dreaming Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sat., July 25, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

– 2nd Annual Lines, Shapes & Objects (June 2020) Juried Art Exhibition. Fusion Art, June 4-July 4, online only at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q5QKrVPhjYE&feature=youtu.be (Red is at 5 min 10 sec) and at the bottom of  https://www.fusionartps.com/2nd-annual-lines-shapes-objects-art-exhibition-june-2020/ 

– Magic Desert Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd., Sun., June 28, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Creative Connections online auction, May 13-May 20https://www.charityauctionstoday.com/auctions/Creative-Connections-Spring-2020-Online-Auction-11693

The Top Shelf Invitational Small Works Show, Sonoran Arts League, 7100 E. Cave Creek Rd., Suite 144, Cave Creek, AZ, Feb. 21 – March 15, Gala opening reception: Feb. 21, 5-8 p,m., Closing Celebration March 14, 11 a.m.- 3 p.m.

HEART OF TUCSON ART Spring Open Studio Tour, several studios in midtown Tucson, I will be at Kyle Johnston’s studio/home (address to come), Sat., March 7 – Sun., March 8, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. For a map, see HeartofTucsonArt.org, the March Zócalo, or one of the artists on the tour.

Celebrate the Starry Night Art Show, Cave Creek Dark Sky Initiative, Large meeting room of the Desert Hills Library, 38443 N. Schoolhouse Rd., Cave Creek, AZ, Mon., Feb. 24, 5:30 – 8 p.m.

– Vintage Palooza, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd. Sun., Feb. 16, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

– ART TRAILS Open Studio Tour, Cactus Wren Artisans and several other studios and galleries, begin at 2740 S. Kinney Rd, have breakfast, and work north to visit all the studios in west / northwest Tucson over the weekend, Sat., Feb. 8- Sun., Feb. 9, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m each day.  For map, see arttrails.org, the January Zócalo, or one of the studios on the tour.

Preview Show for two open studio tours: Art Trails (west/northwest Tucson, Feb. 8-9, 2020) and Heart of Tucson Art (central Tucson, Mar. 7-8), Tucson Jewish Community Center, 3800 E. River Rd., Dec. 17 – Jan. 30, Reception: Sun., Jan. 19, 2-4 p.m.

  Let It Snow Art Show, Cactus Wren Artisans Gallery at Cat Mountain Station, 2740 S. Kinney Rd. Sun., Jan. 12, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.  

Small Works, Untitled Gallery, 101 W. 6th St., Tucson, Dec. 7, 2019 – Jan. 12, 2020, Opening: Sat., Dec. 7, 6-9 p.m. (This is a juried show).

For shows from 2013, when this website began, through 2019, see “what you missed”.