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The Arts Council is an incorporated not-for-profit organization, created to promote and support all forms of the cultural arts, for all ages, throughout Mariposa County.
 

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After School Photography Class, Spring 2014 -- Lighting Lesson

Interesting in Teaching an Art Class for Kids?

We are looking for teaching artists! The Mariposa County Arts Council offers a variety of after school art classes for children ages 6-13 years of age throughout the school year and we are looking for talented teaching artists, in all fields of art (including technology driven arts), who would be […]

We’re Looking for an Education and Public Programs Coordinator

We’re Looking for an Education and Public Programs Coordinator

We’re are looking for a talented, enthusiastic person to join our team! The Education and Public Programs Coordinator position provides administrative, program, and research support for the Mariposa County Arts Council’s arts education initiative and public programs. Assisting the Executive Director, the Staff Accountant/Office Manager, Program Directors, and Teaching Artists, this […]

Mora in Yosemite at the Treetop Gallery

Mora in Yosemite at the Treetop Gallery

This summer the Mariposa Arts Council is pleased to bring the artwork of Jo Mora to the Treetop Gallery. Mora In Yosemite, which runs July 26, 2014- October 25, 2014, features photographs, sketches, cartes, illustrations created by Jo Mora and inspired by Yosemite and the Sierra alongside his journal entries […]

District 2 Art Show

District 2 Art Show

This special art show is designed to showcase the work of artists and craftsmen/craftswomen living in Mariposa County’s District 2 (and the surrounding regions) and provide the public with an opportunity to see and purchase art created by their neighbors and community members. If you are interested in submitting work […]

Mariposa Evenings Free Summer Concert Series Starts June 6th!

Mariposa Evenings Free Summer Concert Series Starts June 6th!

Every Friday and Saturday evening during the summer months (this year, June 6 – August 23*) the Mariposa County Arts Council hosts Cousin Jack’s Mariposa Evenings Summer Concert Series in downtown Mariposa’s outdoors Arts Park. These free concerts are produced by Ronnie Sweeting and  feature folk, bluegrass, rock, jazz, reggae, […]

STORYLINE – 6 Word Stories from the 27th Mariposa Storytelling Festival

STORYLINE – 6 Word Stories from the 27th Mariposa Storytelling Festival

  We had a lot of fun hearing and photographing your 6 word stories this year at the Storytelling Festival. Thank you to everyone who contributed to STORYLINE. You can see all the photo/stories here.