Art listings: Week of Aug. 19
ARTS PRESCOTT COOPERATIVE GALLERY, 134 S. Montezuma ST., 776-7717. Leatherworks by John Macleod.
BRONZESMITH FINE ART GALLERY AND FOUNDRY, 7331 E. 2ND ST., Prescott Valley, 772-2378.
EYE ON THE MOUNTAIN ART GALLERY, 117 N. McCormick St., 928-308-0319; Joy Herhold.
FRAME AND I FINE ART GALLERY, 229 W. Gurley St., 445-5073, www.frameandi.com. Live painting demonstrations by landscape painter Russell Johnson from 6 to 8 p.m. Aug. 26 during the 4th Friday Art Walk.
GALLERY BEYOND WORDS, 204 N. McCormick St., 778-2713. "SugarCubes," kitsch art by Melanie Corradi, featuring white-on-white patterns and floral motifs mimicking sugared frosting befitting the finest wedding cakes. Runs Aug. 20-Sept. 16. Corradi will be on hand from 5 to 8 p.m. on Aug. 26 during the 4th Friday Artwalk. "Torsos Adorned," the art of Jeanne Michelle, who places found objects, such as jewelry, coins, broken glassware, fabrics, coral and sea glass, on male and female mannequins, on exhibit until Sept. 18.
HUCKEBA GALLERY, 227 W. Gurley St., 445-3848.
IAN RUSSELL GALLERY OF FINE ART, 130 S. Montezuma St., 445-7009.
MOUNTAIN ARTISTS GUILD & GALLERY, 228 N. ALARCON ST., 776-4009.
PHIPPEN MUSEUM OF WESTERN ART, 4701 Highway 89 North, 778-1385, www.phippenartmuseum.org; "Local Color," featuring works by local Western artists, until Oct. 30; "Native Myths and Legends," featuring Native American artists from around Arizona, until Oct. 16; Solon H. Borglum collection, featuring sculptures, furniture, paintings and other objects and memorabilia from Borglum's life.
PRESCOTT COLLEGE ART GALLERY at Sam Hill Warehouse, 232 N. Granite St., 776-5258. Seth Fairweather glass artist exhibit, with an artist's reception from 6 to 8 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 2, and an artist's talk at 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 16.
PRESCOTT FINE ARTS GALLERY AND GIFT SHOP, 208 Marina St., 445-3286, www.pfaa.net. "In Search of the Blues" runs through Sept. 10 and features color blue-related artworks. Vintage Arizona, artistic works depicting Arizona's past using a variety of vintage materials, such as old postcards, medicine bottles or rusted metal, in a wide range of artistic mediums, including collage, oils, sculpture, fiber and digital photography. The show coincides with Best Fest in Prescott from Sept. 16-18, celebrating Arizona's centennial year.
PRESCOTT VALLEY ART GUILD, (exhibit at Good Samaritan Center), 3380 N. Windsong Road, Prescott Valley, 775-4989. Featured artists and their works include Antoinette Lee Howard and her floral paintings; Sandy Cole and her acrylic paintings, wood burning and various crafts; and Mary Ellen Bedient and her works in oil, pastel and colored pencil, until mid-October.
SMOKI MUSEUM OF AMERICAN INDIAN ART AND CULTURE, 147 N. Arizona Ave., 445-1230; 18 gouache renderings of sand paintings given by Jeff King, a Navajo medicine man. The sand paintings describe the Navajo creation story and were used in a ceremony for departing warriors. They were initially displayed at the National Gallery of Art in 1943. The exhibit, "Where the Two Came to Their Father, A Navajo War Ceremonial, runs until Dec. 31.
STRAIGHT ARROW STUDIO AND GALLERY, 1724 Willow Creek Road, 925-4970; Works by Everett Davidson.
'TIS ART CENTER AND GALLERY, 105 S. Cortez St. 775-0223; "Creative Coterie," featuring the art of Deanne Brewster, Barbara Andress, Terry Andress and Dale Andress in the mezzanine gallery, until Aug. 30.
VAN GOGH'S EAR, 156 S. Montezuma St., 776-1080.