Originally Published: October 13, 2016 8:25 p.m.
Arts Prescott Gallery on Whiskey Row, 134 S. Montezuma St., 928-776-7717, www.artsprescott.com. “The Playful Hand: Painting Daily,” featuring Anne Legge and Marjorie Claus, is open and runs through Oct. 26. Both artists feature new work that has been created with an emphasis on their commitment to painting daily. Legge, primarily a mixed media wood artist, focuses on a wide variety of materials and techniques that are outside of her usual way of working. Claus features works where the process of painting intuitively is her emphasis.
Bronzesmith Fine Art Gallery and Foundry, 7331 E. Second St., Prescott Valley, 928-772-2378. Foundry tours are available.
Gallery at the Prescott Center for the Arts, 208 Marina St., 928-445-3286, www.pca-az.net. Exhibit of Charles Laughlin’s work is open – a visual art using text for its graphic impact, whether it’s in 3D or 2D works. Through Oct. 30 is the Day of the Dead Art Exhibit, including 2D and 3D artwork created by local artisans. Open to the public at no charge with extended hours for Ghost Talk Oct. 21-22.
Krieger-Marcusen Gallery, 110 S. Montezuma St., Suite F, Hotel St. Michael’s Alley, 928-778-4900. Clay, paintings, jewelry and wood by local artists Heath Krieger, Cathy Krieger and Richard Marcusen. Works by Steve Smith (wood) and plein air oil paintings by Bill Anton.
Gallery Beyond Words, 204 N. McCormick St., featuring fine art installation by Susanne Korte.
Jerome Artists' Cooperative Gallery, 502 Main St., Jerome, www.jeromecoop.com. "Signatures: Lettering Art by Sid Freeman," featured artist show by Sid Freeman of Prescott Valley. Show runs thru Nov. 30.
Mountain Artists Guild & Gallery, 228 N. Alarcon St., 928-776-4009, firstname.lastname@example.org. Fall Festival in the Main Gallery and the final week of Prescott Area Artist Studio Tour Group in the Spotlight Room. Open studio available for acrylics, oils, watercolors and drapped/themed model portraiture available during the week.
Mountain Spirit Gallery, 140 S. Montezuma St., 928-445-2886, msgprescott.com. Western art featuring Bill Nebeker, Susan Kliewer, Kathy Quick Anderson, Paul Wenzel, K.L. Powers and 20 other local artists.
Newman Gallery, 106-A S. Montezuma St., 928-442-9167, www.newmangallery.net.
Phippen Museum, 4701 Highway 89 North, 928-778-1385, www.phippenartmuseum.org. Through Feb. 19, is “The People Speak,” an amazing exhibition showcasing a wide variety of outstanding Native American artwork.
Prescott Valley Art Guild, 3380 N. Windsong Drive, www.prescottvalleyartguild.org.
Sean Gote Gallery, 702 W. Gurley St. 928-445-2233 (formerly Hart’s Art & Decor).
Smoki Museum, 147 N. Arizona Ave., 928-445-1230, smokimuseum.org. Open Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Sundays, 1-4 p.m.
That New Gallery, inside the Gateway Mall near Dillard’s. 928-445-0788 www.ThatNewGallery.com.
The Raven Café, 142 N. Cortez St. 928-717-0009, ravencafe.com. Maryhelen Ewing and Fil Kewanyama are the featured artists Monday, Oct. 17, through Nov. 20. The public is invited to meet the artists on Wednesday, Oct. 19, from 5 to 7 p.m. Both artists have diligently pursued their careers and it is evident in this exhibit. Maryhelen’s awards include first and third places in Sedona Arts Center Upcoming Artists juried exhibition, Best of Show and firsts at Prescott Center for the Arts. Kewanyama enrolled in art classes at Yavapai College in 2004, graduating with an AA. Fil is an active artist creating his work that he calls Hopi art. He is on the Board of Trustees for Smoki Museum, Board of Directors for Mountain Artists Guild, Board of Directors for ‘Tis Art Gallery and the Prescott Pow Wow Committee. Fil is also very active in all Veterans Affairs for Prescott.
’Tis Art Center and Gallery, 105 S. Cortez St. Prescott, www.tisartgallery.com. In the Mezzanine Gallery, "Adorn Yourself" one-of-a-kind silk scarves, wearable art and jewelry by Joan Knight, Susie Straussner and Barb Wills through Nov. 14. In the Main Gallery, "The Eyes Have It" fall photography exhibit goes through Oct. 25.
Van Gogh’s Ear, 156 S. Montezuma St., 928-776-1080, www.vgegallery.com. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., fine contemporary art and crafts by more than 60 local and nationally known artists.
Yavapai College Art Gallery, 1100 E. Sheldon St. 928-776-2031. Through Nov. 10 is the Fall Juried Student Exhibition, an exhibit and opportunity to engage with student artists, art instructors and the juror, Edie Dillon; includes selections in all mediums; Ceramics, Drawing, Lapidary, Painting, Printmaking, Sculpture, Jewelry, Watercolor, Wood Turning, Photography, Graphic Design, and Digital Representations. Opening reception: Friday, Oct. 28, 5-7 p.m., coinciding with the Fourth Friday Art Walk in Prescott.