Gallery Guide: Week of Sept. 23
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, opens at 5 p.m., Sept. 23. Both of these artists will 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. Reception: Sept. 23 from 5-8 p.m. Music by Janice Paul on keyboard. Show runs through Oct. 26; open daily, 10-6.
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.
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.
Milagro Arts Center, 126 N. Marina St., www.milagroartscenter.org. On display through Sept. 30: Kristen Densmore's “Nature of Containment” features photography printed on leaves; Diane Gilbert's “Slow Waltz in B” is an interactive textile installation that moves around the viewer; and, Julie Comnick’s “Arrangement for a Silent Orchestra” features large scale charcoal drawings as well as a video installation.
Mountain Artists Guild & Gallery, 228 N. Alarcon St., 928-776-4009, firstname.lastname@example.org, Fourth Friday Opening Reception for two NEW shows! In the Main Gallery, “Fall Festival,” and Prescott Area Artist Studio Tour Group in the Spotlight Room. 5 to 7 p.m. and FREE Art Demo at 4:30.
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.
Nellie Bly Kaleidscope and Art Glass, 136 Main Street, Jerome, 928-634-0255. During the Oct. 1 Jerome Art Walk, Prescott artist John Johnston will premiere his collection of fascinating creations. Each piece is constructed with repurposed metal parts. A party from 5 to 8 p.m. on Oct. 1 welcomes John to this amazing and entertaining space filled with magical delights of wonder.
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. “Golden Age of Cowgirls,” featuring the collections of Western enthusiast Cheri Raftery, on display through Oct. 9.
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). Art walk Friday, Sept. 23, 5 to 8 p.m. Coming up is Studio Tour featuring three artists: Sean Gote, Kim Fox and Anita Nugent.
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. Guest Artist for September is Bonnie Casey.
’Tis Art Center and Gallery, 105 S. Cortez St. Prescott, www.tisartgallery.com. In the Mezzanine Gallery, “The Art of Corbin Ross: Bringing Together the Elements of Earth and the Heavens” through Oct. 14. In the Main Gallery, “The Eyes Have It” Fall Photography Exhibit through Oct. 25. Fourth Friday Art Walk Reception 5-8 p.m. Sept. 23.
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. Open during the Art Walks from 5 to 8 p.m.
Yavapai College Art Gallery, 1100 E. Sheldon St. 928-776-2031. Prescott artist Jan Marshall explores contemplative relationship with nature and humanity through paintings and drawings that reference landscapes of both the psyche and the physical world. The exhibition is through Oct. 8 and will be at the Fourth Friday Art Walk, 5 to 7 p.m., Sept. 23.