Exhibitions

2019  EXHIBITIONS

The following exhibitions will be on display for visitors to the Shemer Art Center to enjoy.  For upcoming Call to Artists opportunities, click HERE!

NOW SHOWING:

ARIZONA DESIGNER CRAFTSMEN

A group exhibition by members of the Arizona Designer Craftsmen, celebrating ADC’s 60th Anniversary!

Oct. 9 – Nov. 7, 2019 | Opening Reception: Oct. 10, 6-8 pm

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COLLECTED TREASURES

A juried exhibition open to Arizona artists featuring only mixed media artwork.

Nov. 13, 2019 – Jan. 2, 2020 | Opening Reception Nov. 21, 6-8 pm


OUTDOOR EXHIBITIONS

NOW SHOWING:

COLOR IN PLAY

A juried exhibition that features outdoor sculptures combining color and whimsy with a touch of sophistication!

March 29, 2019 – March 31, 2021


EARLIER THIS YEAR:

NEW ART ARIZONA

A juried exhibition showcasing the artwork of 2019 AAG Scholarship Recipients!

March 26 – April 25, 2019 | Artist Reception Held Mar. 28


MINI MASTERPIECES

A juried exhibition of works by Arizona artists that are small in size, yet large in terms of skill, concept & ingenuity.

February 20 – March 21, 2019 | Artist Reception Held Feb. 21


FRACTURED FIGURATIONS

A solo exhibition of new paintings, drawings and prints by Arizona artist John Dawson

February 20 – March 21, 2019 | Artist Reception Held Feb. 21


NEW HORIZONS HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT ART EXHIBITION

An exhibition featuring the top two works of art from over 40 Valley high schools!

January 8 – February 14, 2019 | Awards Ceremony:  January 19, 2019


CAPTURING THE CANYONS

A solo exhibition of recent works of art by Arizona artist Merrill Mahaffey

Nov. 13, 2018 – Jan. 3, 2019 | Artist Reception Held Nov. 29, 2018


HOLIDAY HIGHLIGHTS

A juried exhibition of artwork that portrays special memories, celebrations or memories of the holidays.

Nov. 13, 2018 – Jan. 3, 2019 | Artist Reception Held Nov. 29, 2018


WE BELIEVE

A juried exhibition of artwork in all mediums where the subject portrays joy, faith, loyalty, beliefs, truths.

October 9 – November 8, 2018 | Artist Reception Held October 11, 2018


BELOVED BEASTS

A juried exhibition featuring animal works of art in all mediums (wood, glass, drawings, paintings, ceramics, fibers, etc.) by Arizona artists

August 28 – October 4, 2018 | Artist Reception Held August 30, 2018


    

  “Boynton Canyon” by Barbara Bagan     “Dingle Harbor (Ireland)” by Paula Card Higginson

SHEMER INSTRUCTOR & STUDENT EXHIBITION

An annual exhibition highlighting works created by Shemer Art Center instructors and their students

July 17 – August 23, 2018 | Artist Reception Held July 19, 2018


“Desert Beauty” by Shachi Kale

ARIZONA’S DESERT BEAUTY

This exhibition, juried by Pulitzer-Prize winning photographer Jack Dykinga, showcases works by Arizona artists in all mediums depicting the beauty of our state’s flowers, plants, trees and landscapes.

May 29 – July 12, 2018 | Artist Opening Reception held May 31, 2018  | Closing Reception with Jack Dykinga held July 11, 4-6 p.m.


Hedgehog Cactus Blossoms” by Sandy Banker

SPRING INTO COLOR

An exhibition created by members of the Phoenix, Arizona Chapter of the Colored Pencil Society of America

April 10 – May 24, 2018 | Artist Reception held April 19, 2018


  Isere River by Dean Stevenson

VISIONS OF GRENOBLE IN ARIZONA

An exhibition featuring artists from France and Arizona curated by the Phoenix Sister Cities Grenoble Committee

April 17 – May 24, 2018 | Artist Reception held April 19, 2018


NEW ART ARIZONA

An exhibition of AAG college scholarship recipients’ artwork

March 6  – April 12, 2018 | Artist Reception held March 8, 2018


MUD WORKS MMXVIII

An exhibition of 50 of the Valley’s premiere ceramicists, held in conjunction with the Ceramic Research Center at ASU Art Museum and its annual studio tour

(a great place to start or end the tour!)

February 6- March 1, 2018 | Artist Reception held February 8, 2018


RISING IN PHOENIX

A juried exhibition showcasing six up-and-coming Arizona artists under the age of 40!

May 1 -29, 2019 | Opening Reception held May 2, 2019


NATURE’S KINGDOM

A juried exhibition open to Arizona artists featuring art that contain both nature and animals, in all mediums.

Aug. 28 – Oct. 5, 2019 | Opening Reception held September 12, 2019


PRIMITIVE IMPACT

An exhibition featuring contemporary artwork inspired by primitive art by Kimberly Harris and Bob Hedrick.

Aug. 28 – Oct. 5, 2019 | Opening Reception held September 12, 2019