Valles is debuting in her first Scottsdale exhibition “Perfect Imperfection” at Walter Art Gallery with “Dimensional paintings” of alluring complex shapes and muted colors. She was born in Spain, formally training in the arts at the Escuela de Artes y Oficios de Madrid, Alevi Cultural Center in London, as well as the Circulo de Bellas Artes de Madrid. She eventually settled in Arizona and went on to receive her Bachelors of Fine Arts in Painting from Arizona State University.
"Mermaid" by Marilyn Szabo
Renowned Photographer Marilyn Szabo has been a talented creative force in the Arizona arts for over 25 years. Throughout her career Szabo has continued to captivate audiences with original imagery and create compelling photography that is timely and relevant. Her strong voice and innate ability to capture the essence of her photographic subjects vary from people to architecture to landscape, and the work has been praised for its depth, craftsmanship and versatility. Szabo’s successful virtuoso range of themes include images of Maria Callas, unconventional landscapes such as “X’s and O’s: Dreamtime”, “Jessica’s Wedding” and the “Mermaid”.
The Tempe Festival of the Arts 2018 Spring Festival returns presenting art, edibles and entertainment in the heart of beautiful Downtown Tempe! The Tempe Festival of the Arts focuses on showcasing exceptional visual art and its artists in a spectacular 3-day event taking place March 23rd through March 25th, 2018. Admission to the festival is Free and open daily from 10am to 5:30pm offering visitors the opportunity to explore wonderful Mill Avenue from 3rd Street to University.
Craig Cheply is a talented fine artist, muralist and scenic artist, whose new solo exhibition at Walter Art Gallery has people talking! This exhibition represents a small retrospective of Cheply’s diverse and impressive variety of work evolving from his solo exhibition “Dawn To Dawn-Past, Present, Possible Futures” done at the Arizona Museum of Natural History in 2003, that incorporates paintings and mixed media works ranging in subject from beautiful landscapes of the southwest to political, environmental and social...
6th Street Market is getting crafty this Sunday, February 11th from 11am until 4pm in the name of love! Make a beautiful succulent or flower arrangement with Raicesroots or create your own personalized block of love with Genia’s ArT! Plus you can shop upward of 100 local vendors for goodies and handmade items, many offering special Valentine-themed gifts.