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January Painting for Brush Bar @ 1850

January Painting for Brush Bar @ 1850

We are happy to announce our January Brush Bar events: January 19 and 23. Registration is open and tickets can be purchased in our secure online shop and at the Arts Council office (2nd floor of Chocolate Soup). These events have been selling out quickly, so we recommend signing up […]

Young Masters Youth Exhibition Submission Guide

Young Masters Youth Exhibition Submission Guide

Young Masters provides youth in Mariposa an opportunity to express their ideas, narratives, and inspirations with their community through their own pieces of original visual artwork and offers gallery guests the chance to view the world from our children’s perspective. This year’s theme, Self-Portraiture invites Mariposa’s youth to express their […]

Tickets now available for the 30th Mariposa Storytelling Festival

Tickets now available for the 30th Mariposa Storytelling Festival

The 30th Mariposa Storytelling Festival and Festival Grand Finale tickets are now online! To purchase tickets in our secure online shop, please click here. The 2017 Festival will have storytelling events on March 9, 10, 11, 12, and 13. To learn more about this year’s Festival, please click here.

I Am the Dream for Myself and Photos from the Field

I Am the Dream for Myself and Photos from the Field

The Arts Council presents two concurrent photography exhibitions at the Treetop Gallery this winter: PHOTOS FROM THE FIELD, Images from F/STOP and I AM THE DREAM FOR MYSELF, Images by Refugee and Immigrant Youth. The opening reception is on December 9, from 4-6pm, 5009 Highway 140, Mariposa, and the exhibition […]

Call to Local Veterans and Their Families

Call to Local Veterans and Their Families

We are looking for local veterans and their families to participate and support an upcoming art installation focusing on the experiences of those who have served in the United States’ military. We’d like to honor local veterans by including their photographs, words, and images of their military ephemeral on ceramic […]

LANDMARK: Yosemite Through the Lens of Contemporary Landscape Photography

LANDMARK: Yosemite Through the Lens of Contemporary Landscape Photography

The Mariposa County Arts Council presents LANDMARK: Yosemite Through the Lens of Contemporary Landscape Photography, a multi-sited exhibition of contemporary landscape photography created in Yosemite. This exhibition celebrates the centennial of the National Park service and looks ahead to the next hundred years. Curated by Cara Goger, LANDMARK features the […]

Mariposa Symphony Orchestra’s Documentary

Mariposa Symphony Orchestra’s Documentary

Take a look at the Mariposa Symphony Orchestra’s new mini-documentary! This video highlights the Mariposa Symphony Orchestra’s “Our Nation’s Nature” tour, a five-county tour officially commemorating the National Park Service Centennial. It includes excerpts of these performances, gorgeous footage of Yosemite, and fascinating interviews. If you haven’t experienced “Our Nation’s Nature” yet, make […]

NEW! Arts Council Merchandise for SALE!

NEW! Arts Council Merchandise for SALE!

Show your support for your Arts Council with these new items in our Gallery and Online Shop: • A luxuriously large tote bag with the art of Yosemite painter Penny Otwell • The perfect grocery bag with our heart logo • A card set featuring 4 prints of our F/STOP […]