Scottsdale City Council approves $240K in additional funding for Canal Convergence

Scottsdale City Council has authorized $240,000 in additional funding to support the waterfront wonderment known locally as Canal Convergence. A [...] Continue Reading →

Colorful art fills fountains in Scottsdale’s Civic Center mall

A series of inactive fountains near the popular LOVE sculpture in Scottsdale Civic Center Mall recently received an illuminating upgrade. Instead [...] Continue Reading →

Art to talk about: Public art breathes life into Scottsdale

Scottsdale Public Art features nearly 100 permanent installations throughout the city — could you identify them all? In an effort to seek [...] Continue Reading →

Local artist decorates walls of Scottsdale Palomino Library

Scottsdale artist Carrie Marill has created a unique and colorful mural inside the Palomino Library for all readers to enjoy. The city of [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale Arts offers glimpse into return on public investment

Scottsdale City Council gave Scottsdale Arts $4,648,687 this fiscal year and on Tuesday, Sept. 12 the local governing board heard about the [...] Continue Reading →

Local artists challenged to reinterpret the ‘Frankenstein’ creation story for modern times

Scottsdale Public Art presents a juried exhibition inspired by the bicentennial anniversary of Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley’s waking dream that [...] Continue Reading →

Artist Christopher Jagmin sets up social practice projects at Scottsdale Livery

Phoenix-based artist Christopher Jagmin has been selected for Scottsdale Public Art’s Creative Residency program at Scottsdale Livery in downtown [...] Continue Reading →

Wills tapped to lead Scottsdale Arts Board of Trustees

Banking executive Kathy Wills has been elected as the new chair of the Scottsdale Arts Board of Trustees. The nonprofit holds a contract with the [...] Continue Reading →

Taxpayer dollars provide seeds for Scottsdale Canal Convergence expansion

Scottsdale City Council has approved a $650,000 subsidy of taxpayer dollars to support a public art event born through the minds at the [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale public art piece, ‘Blooms’ wins prestigious honor

Scottsdale Public Art commission "Blooms," by Bruce Munro, was among 49 outstanding public arts projects created in 2016 through the Public Art [...] Continue Reading →