University of Arizona Museum of Art Archives

Willem de Kooning painting stolen in 1985 returns to UA

Willem de Kooning’s “Woman-Ochre,” stolen the day after Thanksgiving in 1985, has been returned to the University of Arizona Museum of Art by a good Samaritan from New Mexico. Preliminary authentication confirms it is the famous painting.  The painting was cut out of its frame in a UAMA gallery by a man and a woman… Read More →

2017 finalists named for Arizona Governor’s Arts Awards

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by in Experience AZ Magazine

Twenty-one finalists have been named in seven categories for 2017 Governor’s Arts Awards, which will be presented at the 36th annual Governor’s Arts Awards dinner and celebration, May 4 at the Phoenician Resort, 6000 E. Camelback Rd. in Scottsdale. The Governor’s Arts Awards are presented by Arizona Citizens for the Arts in partnership with the Office… Read More →