Art Oasis

Artist David Andres has long traveled to the Sea of Cortez for recreation and inspiration. In a Fine Art Prints summer show of 17 artists at Contreras Gallery, he’s exhibiting three alluring prints that evoke the sands and wildlife of the sea’s teeming waters.

Portrait of Poets

At the Center for Creative Photography, 70 provocative images of 70 contemporary poets, from Pulitzer Prize winners to Instagram scribes, are filling the galleries. The poems that inspired the unconventional images hang on the walls next to the photos, by photographer B.A. Sise.

Force of Nature

Acclaimed photographer Jack Dykinga spotlights his photos of the Grand Canyon.

Bump in the Night

Tabitha Turnpike has a big imagination. But, for her parents, Tabitha’s imagination is nothing more than a big problem.

Author’s Note

While many locals may be surprised to know the Pima County Public Library hosts a “Writer in Residence” program, it is the writers in residence themselves who are surprised by the writing talent of those in their community.

Another Odd Couple

Live Theatre Workshop’s production of Things Being What They Are gives you the feeling that you are drop dead in the middle of an early 2000s sitcom.

Galactic Goofballs

Gaslight Theatre writer/director Peter Van Slyke found plenty of inspiration in the adventures of James Tiberius Kirk when he wrote Space Trek.

Hot Times in the City

“Oregon Coast,” a bracing painting in Contreras Gallery’s Small Works show, is just the antidote Tucson’s heat calls for.

Back to the Future

Artists at Etherton evoke past and present in their works of “visual language”

A Woman’s Place is in the Gallery

More than 80 artists from across the United States and from several other countries are exhibiting more than 90 pieces of art in the gallery's 15th annual Mujeres Mujeres Mujeres exhibit.

The Sizeys Return: Small Things Considered

Some 81 artists made it into the invitational show, with petite paintings, wee weavings and small-scale sculptures and photos.

Hearing Distance: Monologue of a Muted Man

A new play told through language and dance and music opens with an homage to still another art form: the visual arts.

Trial Run

We are in the Massachusetts Bay Colony during 1692. The scene opens with Reverend Paris carrying a limp Betty Paris (portrayed by Christopher Younggren and Flories Rush respectively), who's passed out after being discovered dancing in the middle of the forest.

Still They Persisted

Arizona History Museum honors resilience in tales of Jan. 8 and the Bisbee Deportation

Master Class

Newly minted MFA artists tackle the world’s woes, from migrant deaths to war profiteering

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