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Mariposa County Arts Council Annual Report 2016

Mariposa County Arts Council Annual Report 2016

2016 was dynamic year for the Mariposa County Arts Council. We plunged headfirst into a number of new ventures and invested time into refining and growing our established programs in order to continue to provide the County of Mariposa with lively cultural events and relevant art experiences for people of all ages and walks of life. The […]

Sign Up Now for “Science of Story Workshop”

Sign Up Now for “Science of Story Workshop”

Want to learn how to tell or write a better story? This workshop is for you! Join master storyteller Kim Weitkamp for her “Science of Story Workshop” on Monday, March 13 from 6-9pm. Register in advance in our secure online shop: https://squareup.com/market/mariposa-county-arts-council Please share this with all the writers, teachers, […]

Prepare Your 5-Minute Story for the Story Slam!

Prepare Your 5-Minute Story for the Story Slam!

Our 4th Annual Story Slam! is just around the corner – Thursday, March 9 from 7-8:30pm at the United Methodist Church in Mariposa. This year’s theme is “…AND IT COULD BE DANGEROUS.” It’s free to enter and there are cash prizes. Let’s hear your story! Check out this web flier […]

Young Masters Youth Exhibition

Young Masters Youth Exhibition

The 2017 Young Masters Youth Exhibition opens February 3 with a reception from 3:30-5:00pm, and closes February 28. 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]