Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) March 3, 2011
Located in the heart of the Sonoran Desert in Scottsdale, Arizona, the seventh annual Arizona Fine Art Expo will be featuring some of the art world’s most gifted talents. The Expo began in mid-January and will continue until April 3. The artists’ studios will be open daily from 10am until 6pm offering visitors a rare opportunity to witness artists execute their craft and view nearly 4,000 pieces of work. While the Expo is located in the Southwest, it draws a nationwide audience of art enthusiasts each year.
The featured artists are exhibiting an astounding variety of art forms, including painting, sculpting and pottery. In addition to viewing the artists at work, visitors are also welcome to participate in a variety of events, including the upcoming Artists’ Garden Party on March 12th. The two-acre sculpture garden is home to a number of contemporary, abstract and traditional bronze, copper and clay sculptures along with an assortment of multimedia pieces. The garden is enhanced by Iron Mountain Bridge Company sponsored bridges, which lead to breathtaking scenery, including a Koi pond and boulder waterfall.
Other Expo activities include art classes, workshops, and book signings.
Season passes are available for $8.00, $7.00 for military and seniors, which are valid for the duration of the Expo. Children under 12 years old can attend free of charge.
About the Arizona Art Expo
The Arizona Fine Art Expo is produced and presented by Thunderbird Artists, which has been producing fine art events since 1981 had has since established itself as a premier juried and award-winning art and wine festival organizer. The Arizona Art Expo has been marrying the elements of an art gallery and an artists’ studio since 2005 and continues to provide the community with a unique and educational art experience.
For more information about the Arizona Fine Art Expo, call 480-837-7163 or visit the site at ArizonaFineArtExpo.com.
Up and Coming Events for March
March 12th & 13th10am – 6pm EXPO Artists’ Book Signing with Jeanne Bonine, Herb Brown, Christine Hauber and Johnson Yazzie.
March 12th & 13th10am – 6pm EXPO Artists’ Book Signing & Launch of the first collection ‘Echoes of the desert’ by collaborating jewelry designers Cynthia Downs & Tricia Anderson. Artists participating in the event include Jeanne Bonine, Herb Brown, Christine Hauber and Johnson Yazzie.
March 12th 5pm – 7pm. EXPOS’ Artists’ Garden Party where wine and appetizers will be served from 5-7 pm.