Center for the Arts Pop Up Shows

Monthly “Pop-Up Show” 2018-2019 Calendar                  

July:  "But… It’s a Dry Heat"  
For creative artwork of Arizona summertime, whimsical artwork depicting “a dry heat”, hot colors, fire, southwest desert animals, brush fires, summer landscapes, monsoon or haboobs imagery, etc. 
2-D, 3-D and Jewelry
Show runs: June 29-July 27


August:  "Mixed Media, Fiber Art & Glass" Show
For artists working in mixed media, fiber art, glass:  functional art, decorative, wearable art
2-D, 3-D and Jewelry
Submission deadline: July 23
Opening Reception:  August 3 (Fri. 4pm-7pm)
Show runs: August 3 - 27


September:  "Abstract & Contemporary Art" Show
For artists working in abstract and contemporary
2-D, 3-D and Jewelry
Submission deadline: August 20
Opening Reception:  September 7 (Fri. 4pm-7pm)
Show runs: August 31 – September 28


October:  "Sculpture Show"
For artists who creative sculptures in all mediums: 2-D, 3-D and Jewelry
Submission deadline: September 17
Opening Reception:  Oct 5 (Fri. 4pm-7pm)
Show runs: Oct 5 – 29         


November:  "Honoring Those That Serve” A Veteran Show
For artists who creative veteran, military, or patriotic themed artwork. 
Opened to all League members to apply (entry fee is free for Veterans)
Submission deadline: Oct 22
Opening Reception:  Nov 2 (Fri. 4pm-7pm)
Show runs: Nov 2 – 26      


December - January:  "Small Works Holiday Art Show"
Open to all Arizona artists, 2-D and 3-D
All mediums except jewelry and photography (see Sparkle & Flash Show in Jan-Feb for jewelry and photography artists)
Submission deadline: October 15
Opening Reception:  Dec 1  
Show runs: Dec 1 – Jan 6             


January-February:  "Sparkle and Flash" Show
For Jewelry Artists and Photography Artists  
Submission deadline:  Jan 2
Opening Reception:  Jan 11 (Fri. 4pm – 7pm)
Show runs:  Jan 11 – Feb 8