August 11, 2015
The Tucson Pima Arts Council (TPAC) board of directors is pleased to announce that Debi Chess Mabie has accepted the newly created role of Chief Executive Officer. Former Executive Director Roberto Bedoya moves forward to accept the new position of Director of Civic Engagement.
August 5, 2015
The list of Lumies nominations this year provides a unique view of the rich artistic life of Southern Arizona. View all 48 exceptional nominees!
July 17, 2014
As crowds gather to celebrate the opening of the Tucson Streetcar on the weekend of Friday, July 25th through Sunday, July 27th, they will discover a feast for the eyes: unique works of public art that grace 11 of the Streetcar’s stops.
July 7, 2014
The Tucson Pima Arts Council presents “Mysteries,” featuring artworks by Caroline Pyevich, Becky Duncan and Kristy Thomas. The eclectic group of works on display range from moonlit cereus flowers and sun-drenched outdoor still lives to shimmering abstractions and fantastical other worlds.
June 4, 2014
The Tucson Pima Arts Council (TPAC) is pleased to announce the names of the 2014 recipients of the New Works Artist Project Grant awards. The Grant awards distributed this year are meant to help practicing artists produce new and innovative bodies of work. Selection is based on grantees’ ability to demonstrate the highest standard of […]
May 29, 2014
Dates: Saturday, June 28th, 11 AM-3 PM Sunday, June 29th, 11 AM-2 PM The Tucson Pima Arts Council (TPAC) is thrilled to bring the acclaimed playwright Octavio Solis together with local and national theatre makers, for a weekend of professional development for area theatre artists. Author of over 20 plays, Octavio Solis is considered by […]
May 2, 2014
Celebrate This Year’s Stellar Line-Up of Our Region’s Most Creative and Inspiring People and Organizations The Tucson Pima Arts Council (TPAC) is elated to announce the slate of nominees for this year’s 2014 Lumies Arts & Business Awards. This year’s cohort of exceptionally talented individuals, organizations and partners underscores the Lumies’ continued relevance to […]
April 25, 2014
The Tucson Pima Arts Council (TPAC) is delighted to present New Works Artist Showcase 2014 at the Maker House, on Thursday, May 8th, from 5:30 to 8 p.m. A one-of-a-kind celebration of creative innovation, attendees will experience an array of exciting presentations and performances by the winners of TPAC’s 2013/14 New Works Artist Project grants. […]
April 8, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE :: April 8, 2014 The Tucson Pima Arts Council and Confluencenter for Creative Inquiry are greatly pleased to present Pulitzer Prize-winning author and McArthur ‘Genius’ Junot Díaz at the Fox Theatre on April 23rd. Born in the Dominican Republic, raised in New Jersey and currently serving as an MIT tenured professor, Junot […]
March 6, 2014
Paintings exploring multiple dimensions, by Christina McNearney, Jennifer Day and Linda Chappel, are the latest features in the Tucson Pima Arts Council’s second show of the season.