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Arizona artists have higher income than in other states

Arizona Artists

Fine artists in Arizona on average make more money annually than artists in any other state, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Arizona sculptors, painters and illustrators made an annual average salary of $95,600 in 2014, making the state the highest paying for that occupation, followed by New York at $75,940. The annual… Read More →

The Summer of James Turrell

Arizona is home to some of the country’s most notable artworks, including pieces by renowned artists that often do not make mainstream art news, such as James Turrell’s “Air Apparent” Skyspace at Arizona State University. While three major art institutions in the country will be showcasing new installations of works by artist James Turrell this… Read More →

Top 5: Arizona Art Experiences (Fall-Winter 2012)

Top 5: Arizona Art Experiences, Experience AZ, Fall-Winter 2012

The Top 5 Arizona Art Experiences — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Celebration of Fine Art 8602 E. Cortez St., Scottsdale, AZ 85260 (480) 443-7695 celebrateart.com A gathering of some of the finest artists in the country, where you can meet and watch them in the creative process. Sedona Arts Festival 995 Upper… Read More →

Top 5: Art & Food Festivals (Spring-Summer 2012)

Top 5 Arizona Art & Food Festivals (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 5 Art & Food Festivals — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Scottsdale Arts Festival 7380 E. Second St., Scottsdale, AZ 85258 480-499-TKTS (8587) scottsdaleartsfestival.org The award-winning Scottsdale Arts Festival – scheduled for March 9-11, 2012 – features 200 jury-selected artists from throughout the U.S., top-notch live music and entertainment, delicious fare… Read More →

Top 5: Arizona Art Experiences (Spring-Summer 2012)

Top 5 Arizona Art Experiences (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 5 Arizona Art Experiences — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Celebration Of Fine Art 8602 E. Cortez St., Scottsdale, AZ 85260 480-443-7695 celebrateart.com A gathering of some of the finest artists in the country, and you can meet them and watch them in the creative process. January 14-March 25, 2012. First… Read More →