Celebrate Weaving!

November 11, 2017, 12:00-4:00 pm


12:30 to 1:00 - Velma Kee Craig demonstrates traditional Navajo weaving.
1:00 - 1:45 - Dennis Aigner discusses the history and significance of the whirling log design in Navajo Textiles.
2:00 - 2:45 - Carolyn O'Bagy Davis speaks about the history of Arizona Indian trading posts.
3:00 to 4:00 - Steve Getzwiller talks and gives recommendations on collecting Navajo Textiles.


More info will be coming soon.




Special Events:

Vaquero and Charro: 

An Enduring Legacy

Photographs by Cody Edison and Artifacts from The Arizona Historical Society


Photographer Cody Edison Artists' Reception and Cultural Event

​December 15, 2017, 5:30-8:00 pm


Carol Amos

Marana Sunset

Donna Howell-Sickles Artist Talk

​November 3, 2017, 4:00-5:00 pm

Please join us proceeding the AWA Reception and Awards Ceremony to hear National Cowgirl Hall of Fame artist and AWA Member Donna Howell- Sickles speak about her working process and themes in her artwork. 

American Women Artists 

Under a Vast Sky


Artists' Reception and Awards Ceremony

​November 3, 2017, 5:30-8:00 pm

Over $10,000 in awards and prizes will be presented to the artists in the exhibition by jurors Rhonda Smith, Director of Tucson Desert Art Museum, Dr. Mark Sublette, founder and president of Medicine Man Gallery, and Christine Brindza, Glasser Curator of Art of the American West at Tucson Museum of Art.

Museum Special Events 

Cody Edison

Tony, San Fernando, CA, 2015