Art listings: Week of Sept. 13
Arts Prescott Cooperative Gallery, 134 S. Montezuma, 776-7717. "Sign and Wonders," featuring the mixed media art of R.V. Lovelace, runs from Sept. 27 to Oct. 23. An artist's reception will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sept. 23.
A Small Art Gallery, 115 E. Goodwin, Suite D in the Courtyard building, www.asmallartgallery.com. The new arts venue is showing the welded metal work of Stan Book, the clay figurative sculptures of Cathy Cowen, and paintings by owner Tony Reynolds. The exhibit runs through Sept. 30.
Beastro, 117 N. McCormick St. 227-2796. Artisan jewelry, art and more are available for purchase. Proceeds help animals in need.
Ben's Fine Art Gallery, 212 W. Gurley St., 420-0704. New artists on exhibit include Scott Taft, John Baptista, K.L. Powers, Mary Landis and jeweler Linda Lee Pratico. The gallery is selling pendants by artist Natalie Krol honoring the Granite Mountain Hotshots. They are $75 each and 98 percent of the proceeds will go to Prescott Fire Fighters Charities. The gallery is taking orders now.
Bronzesmith Fine Art Gallery and Foundry, 7331 E. 2nd St., Prescott Valley, 772-2378. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Foundry tours are available by appointment at 11 a.m. on Thursdays for $10 per person. The public is welcome to visit the gallery from 10 a.m. to noon on Sept. 19 during a bronze pour with some of the castings of "Giddy-Up Daddy," a statue that will honor "Family Circus" cartoonist Bil Keane. His sons, Jeff and Glen, designed the statue and will be on hand for the open house.
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. "It's All Square," an exhibit of miniature to extravagantly large work framed in a square format, is on exhibit. A reception will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sept. 27 during the 4th Friday Art Walk, with artists in attendance and music by Larry Aker.
Ian Russell Gallery of Fine Art, 130 S. Montezuma St., 445-7009.
Jerome Artist Cooperative Gallery, 502 Main St., 928-639-4276.
Krieger-Marcusen Gallery, 110 S. Montezuma, Suite F, Hotel St. Michael's Alley, 778-4900. Featuring clay, paintings, jewelry, and wood by local artists Heath Krieger, Cathy Krieger and Richard Marcusen. New works by Steve Smith (wood) and plein air oil paintings by Bill Anton.
Miller Valley Indoor Art Market, 531 Madison Ave., 237-9282.
Mountain Artists Guild & Gallery, 228 N. Alarcon St., 776-4009. "Prescott Masters Present," with new works by local and nationally acclaimed artists, including Betty Carr, David Harlan, Pat Lambrecht-Hould, Douglas Miley, Doug Oliver, Dorothy Ray and G. Eric Slayton, runs through November. A new show in the main gallery, "Capture the Summer," features "Best of Show" artist Cynthia Gibson-Owens' "The Guardian" scratch art; first-place artist Barbara Darr's "Abstract I," mixed media; second-place artist Michele Turney's "Pottery in Red," pastel; and third-place artist Andress Brewster's"Burst of Spring," clay and steel. The show runs until Sept. 28.
Mountain Spirit Co-op Gallery, 140 S. Montezuma St. 445-2886. Oil paintings, bronze sculpture and photography. New member Martin Sullivan has opened his Studio Gallery in room 104, just down the hall from the co-op's main entrance.
Phippen Museum of Western Art, 4701 Highway 89 North, 778-1385, www.phippenartmuseum.org. The 22nd annual "Trappings of the West" exhibit, sponsored by the Dry Creek Arts Fellowship, features the works of 80 contemporary artists.
Prescott College Art Gallery at Sam Hill Warehouse, 232 N. Granite St., 350-2341. "Distinct Resemblance: Landscape Considered," featuring the works of late Prescott artist Rose Mary Mack, runs from Oct. 4 to Nov. 6. This is the first comprehensive display of the full array of Mack's works covering her lifetime in the arts. An opening reception will be from 6 to 8 p.m. on Oct. 4. The public is welcome.
Prescott Valley Art Guild, 3386 N. Windsong Drive, 775-4989. The guild's exhibit at the Good Samaritan Center, 3380 N. Windsong Drive, features artists Leland Morse, Marilyn Thompson, Yvonne Griffin and Dell Arnold, whose works include oils, watercolor and photography. This exhibit runs until mid-September. The guild is also displaying members' works until mid-September at Windsong Villas, 3386 N. Windsong Drive, and at the Prickly Pear Café, corner of Robert Road and Florentine.
The Raven Café, 142 N. Cortez St., 717-0009.
The Smoki Museum of American Indian Art and Culture, 147 N. Arizona Ave., 445-1230. "The Last of the Great Expeditions: The Summer of '34," an exhibit that looks at the Rainbow Bridge to Monument Valley expedition of 1934, opens at 1 p.m. Saturday.
Straight Arrow Studios and Gallery, 1724 Willow Creek Road, 925-4970. Works by Everett Davidson.
Textiles + Textures Artisans Studio, 217 N. Cortez, 227-2659. An exhibit of Mary Bechtol's florals and landscapes runs through Oct. 15.
'Tis Art Center and Gallery, 105 S. Cortez St., 775-0223, www.tisartgallery.com. In the main floor gallery: Summer Photography Show runs through Sept. 24. In the mezzanine gallery: "Steeling a View," featuring Lin Hall's metal works and Annette Olson's paintings, is on exhibit until Sept. 13.
Van Gogh's Ear, 156 S. Montezuma St., 776-1080. The gallery features contemporary works of wall art, ceramics, glass, wood and more by more than 70 artists.
Vigraha Gallery, 115 E. Goodwin St. (Courtyard Building), firstname.lastname@example.org.
Yavapai College Art Gallery, 1100 E. Sheldon St., 776-2031.