Typically, Sedona is revered for the incredible natural beauty that can be found only here. But it is actually home to an incredibly vibrant community of culture and arts. Much of this culture stems from the intense energy that is a direct result of the wilderness, which the town flows through. The Sedona Arts Center is a wonderful place where much of the creative energy in the town has been collected and distilled for the enjoyment of the community and its visitors.
About the Sedona Arts Center
The Sedona Arts Center is home to the town’s creative soul. It is here that the country’s southwest is captured through countless mediums of art and expression. There are numerous exhibits that paint a beautiful picture of the area. The current exhibit of interest is one that focuses on many forms of art from featured artists Gretchen Lopez, Patty Caldwell, Luna Patterson, P. Ronald Schneider, and Sue Horine. From these artists, you can enjoy breathtaking pieces of art as oil paintings, ceramics, hand-beaded jewelry, fiber art, and sculptures. There are also a seemingly infinite number of pieces that come from over 100 local artists. A visit to the arts center is always a unique one because the staff here works tirelessly to cycle through fresh and interesting exhibits that capture some aspect of the culture here, past and present.
Make a Visit
On any given day, a visitor can find incredible value in a visit to the Sedona Arts Center from the permanent exhibits. But the center is also renowned for the wide array of special events that are held throughout the year. For example, the bronze casting party is a very popular event. Along with food and wine, attendees can enjoy the bronze casting process during one of Sedona’s famous sunsets. In order to really soak up something special from your visit, plan it around an event that truly interests you. You can also get involved in a variety of ways like attending art workshops, field expeditions and weekly cases. You can find the Sedona Arts Center in the heart of Sedona just east of the 89A highway.
This is not only an amazing place for those that love art, but anyone who enjoys the beauty of Sedona itself. Visitors are able to experience and engage in various forms of art. Make sure the Sedona Arts Center is a part of your plans the next time you visit Sedona!