Event Series 4th Friday Art Walk

4th Friday Art Walk

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

4th Friday Art Walk Every 4th Friday of the month from 5:00PM to 7:30PM On the 4th Friday of every month, NHI and other local galleries remain open and invite you to get out for the evening and experience Prescott’s visual arts scene. The Moon Bears Witness by Randy L. Waln April 22- July 8, 2022 Every sighted human being alive, or […]

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ADELE SERONDE: Art, Nature and Spirit

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

ADELE SERONDE: Art, Nature and Spirit July 22 through October 14, 2022 at the Natural History Institute Gallery The late Adele Seronde was a visionary, painter, poet, gardener and social activist whose life embodied the mission of the Natural History Institute. Adele saw the arts as "life skills essential to meeting the challenges of our […]

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Selected Historic Arader Maps

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

On display at the NHI Gallery for one day only-                                                                                24 historic maps of the Southwest […]

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KEN GORCZYCA: Portraits of Gaia

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

KEN GORCZYCA: PORTRAITS OF GAIA October 28 through January 13, 2023 at the Natural History Institute Gallery Ken Gorczyca is a nature-based artist, veterinarian and social activist. In this exhibition, heinvites you into a realm where he captures portraits of the Earth, or Gaia, who he believes is aliving being. Exhibit Hours: Tuesday-Friday 10am-5pm and […]

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Event Series 4th Friday Art Walk

4th Friday Art Walk

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

4th Friday Art Walk Every 4th Friday of the month from 5:00PM to 7:30PM On the 4th Friday of every month, NHI and other local galleries remain open and invite you to get out for the evening and experience Prescott’s visual arts scene. PORTRAITS OF GAIA KEN GORCZYCA October 28th, 2022 – January 13, 2023 Ken Gorczyca is a nature-based artist, veterinarian and social activist. […]

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The Art of Natural History: Highlights from the Josephine Michell Arader Collection 

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

NHI Art Gallery Presents The Art of Natural History Highlights from the Josephine Michell Arader Collection  Historically, the practice of natural history is what birthed the natural sciences. Art was a means to communicate observations of nature in all its beauty, though red in tooth and claw.   In this exhibition, the Natural History Institute […]

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Written in Stone: Natural History Through the Jeweler’s Eye Exhibition

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

Written in StoneNatural History Through the Jeweler's Eye ExhibitionApril 28 - July 14, 2023 Curated by Curt PfefferFeaturing work by Klee Benally, Kit Carson, Kestrel Dillon, Bill Ford, Neil Hunt, Lesley Aine McKeown, Joseph W. McShane, Curt Pfeffer, and Duane Tawahongva As jewelry artists, we draw inspiration from Arizona’s fascinating geology, which has both an […]

Written in Stone Artists Panel

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

As jewelry artists, we draw inspiration from Arizona’s fascinating geology, which has both an awe-inspiring beauty and a complex history of extractive mining practices. Our work makes use of the same elements – stone and metal – and transforms them in creative ways to reveal and share their essential beauty. We cut stone and polish […]

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TRAVELING THE ARTISTIC ROAD

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

In this artist talk by Louise Grunewald, learn about her experience and process and get a sneak preview of her exhibition, My Beloved West. Louise writes: The lifetime journey of an artist could be analogous to a long road trip. It includes much anticipation, planning, dreaming, mapping, exploration into unknown territory, detours, unpaved sections, roadblocks, longer […]

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My Beloved West

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

My Beloved West Louise Grunewald July 28th - October 13th My Beloved West is a series of works by Louise Grunewald featuring Solarplate viscosity prints, monotypes, and several hand-lettered books. With writings expressing personal experiences and images of emotional responses to the untamed landscapes of the American West, Louise Grunewald portrays a love of place. […]

Art in the Service of Conservation

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

The Natural History Institute Gallery presents Art in the Service of Conservation Walt Anderson October 27th, 2023 - January 12th, 2023 Biophilia means love of life, an inherent affiliation with the natural world in which our species evolved. Modern humans have often moved away from our natural connections, but most of us still respond to […]

Landforms & Lifeforms

Natural History Institute 126 N Marina St, Prescott, AZ

Landforms & Lifeforms Taylor McKinnon January 26th-April 12th, 2024 Landforms & Lifeforms is a collection of fine art photographs exploring the beauty of western North American landscapes—the austere and intimate, the bold and obscure. The images, often minimalist, seek landscapes and biodiversity in essential form. The collection celebrates careful observation and our sense of beauty as […]