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Young Masters Youth Exhibition February 4 – 28

Our annual Young Masters Youth Exhibition is currently up at the gallery. This year’s theme, Dreamscapes and Imaginary Worlds invites Mariposa’s youth to delve into their imaginations and share with us the whimsical and surreal characters, creatures, landscapes, and stories inside their heads. You are welcome to see this artwork Monday […]

Dinner, Art Talk, and Workshop with Drew Cameron

Dinner, Art Talk, and Workshop with Drew Cameron

We are honored to have artist and Iraq War veteran Drew Cameron here in Mariposa for a public art talk (February 11) and papermaking workshop (February 12). Local restaurant 1850 will be hosting a fundraiser dinner for the Arts Council prior to Cameron’s talk on February 11 to support further […]

Mariposa Storytelling Festival Tickets Now Online

Mariposa Storytelling Festival Tickets Now Online

Our Annual Mariposa Storytelling Festival brings you the best storytelling performances every 2nd weekend in March. This festival begins in historic Mariposa, with storytelling events on Friday, March 11 and Saturday, March 12. On Sunday, March 13, the festival moves to Yosemite National Park for the finale in the East Auditorium […]

The National Endowment for the Arts Awards the Arts Council $25,000

The National Endowment for the Arts Awards the Arts Council $25,000

The National Endowment for the Arts and the National Park Service just announced $797,500 in support of support 33 grants in 16 states, including an award of $25,000 to the Mariposa County Arts Council!!! The grant will support Landmark: Yosemite through the Lens of Contemporary Photography, a traveling exhibition of […]

Sunrise from Tunnel View after a spring snowstorm, Yosemite NP, CA, USA

Lightroom Workshop and Fundraiser Offered by Michael Frye

On February 27, 2016, renowned landscape photographer, Michael Frye, will be offering a Lightroom workshop in Yosemite Valley. Lightroom has rapidly become the software tool of choice for many photographers. Michael will introduce the essentials of the program and then help the class dive into its most sophisticated features. We […]

In Uniform at the Gallery, November 2015 through March 2016

In Uniform at the Gallery, November 2015 through March 2016

Our current exhibition, In Uniform, features the artwork of Drew Cameron, Binh Danh, and Pam DeLuco, In Uniform explores our individual, collective, and environmental experience with war through artwork made from military uniforms. Jointly organized by the Mariposa County Arts Council and the Keith M. Bertken Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #6042, […]