Beth Ames Swartz will be the third Artist in Residence this season at the beautiful Sanctuary on Camelback Resort. This renowned multi-media artist’s work will be featured at the resort and will run through the end of January.

Beth Ames Swartz’ remarkable career spans over 55 years including more than 80 one-person museum and gallery exhibitions, three books, five catalogs, numerous critically acclaimed national reviews and three traveling museum exhibitions. Swartz received the Arizona Governor’s Artist Award in 2001 and was the subject of a Phoenix Art Museum retrospective in 2002.  

ACA Galleries in New York most recently mounted a major exhibition of her art. In 2017 PBS began airing on broadcasting stations across the U.S. a new documentary entitled Beth Ames Swartz / Reminders of Invisible Light. The documentary includes many images of paintings created by Swartz and focuses on her ability to inspire people to achieve a purposeful life filled with creativity, healing and love. For more information about the film visit For more information about artist Beth Ames Swartz visit her website at

On Thursday, January 11, 2018 the Sanctuary at Camelback will host “Sunset Cocktails with the featured Artist Beth Ames Swartz”. Sunset Artist Reception will take place Thursday, January 11 5:30pm – 7:30, Sunset Room & Patio. Guests will have the opportunity to meet Swartz while enjoying the spectacular sunset over light fare and wine.

Sanctuary on Camelback will host Artist Workshops with Beth Ames Swartz on Saturday, January 20 and Saturday, January 27 from 10:30am – 12:30pm at Praying Monk, for the cost of $125 per person. Following each workshop participants can join the artist for a group lunch at Elements Restaurant (Lunch includes a three-course prix fixed menu offered at an addition.) *Spaces are limited and advance reservations are required for each Artist Workshop. For reservations, please call 855-887-7315 or email, and be sure to ask about private artist classes. 

Sanctuary’s “Artist in Residence” program provides the opportunity to meet and learn from spectacular artists across a wide variety of mediums in Sanctuary’s inspirational setting. Sanctuary on Camelback Resort is located at 5700 East McDonald Drive, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253. For information about the Artist in Residence program visit