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No Music on the Green July 21 and 22 Due to Detwiler Fire

We are cancelling this weekend’s Music on the Green concerts due to the Detwiler Fire. A huge thank you to all the firefighters who are battling this fire and working to preserve our community.

Mariposa Arts Council Awards Ellie Phillips

Mariposa Arts Council Awards Ellie Phillips

Congratulations Ellie Phillips, recipient of this year’s Mariposa County Arts Council Graduating Senior Award! Phillips has demonstrated an extraordinary commitment to the arts throughout her education and within her community. We are confident she will contribute significantly to the future of art as a whole as she pursues a Film, […]

District 2 Art Show

District 2 Art Show

District 2 Art Show is designed showcase the work of artists and craftsmen/women living in and around Mariposa County and provide the public with an unique venue to explore and purchase works of art created by their neighbors and community members. All artwork will be current, created in the past […]

Brush Bar @ The Alley

Brush Bar @ The Alley

The Mariposa Arts Council is excited to announce four new dates for the adult workshop and fundraiser, Brush Bar @ The Alley, a painting workshop with step-by-step instruction and wine! Participants will take home a beautiful finished painting, ready to hang on the wall, taught by seasoned teaching artist, Moira […]

Treetop Gallery Artists Explore the Issue of Tree Mortality

Treetop Gallery Artists Explore the Issue of Tree Mortality

The Treetop Gallery features the work of local artists and curated exhibitions, and is designed to be both a retail gallery and a space that facilitates multiple avenues for engagement with the visual arts. The Gallery is located at 5009 Highway 140, Mariposa, and is open Monday through Friday from 9 […]

Music on the Green Summer Concert Series 2017

Music on the Green Summer Concert Series 2017

Our Music on the Green Summer Concert Series runs June 2 through August 26, every Friday and Saturday night at the downtown Art Park. These concerts begin at 7pm and feature folk, bluegrass, rock, jazz, reggae, country, and world music bands hailing from the Sierra Nevada, Central Valley, and San Francisco […]

HAND-TO-HAND: An Installation by Ehren Tool

HAND-TO-HAND: An Installation by Ehren Tool

The Mariposa County Arts Council and the Keith M. Bertken Veterans of Foreign War Post 6042 are pleased to present HAND-TO-HAND: An Installation by Ehren Tool,  as part of our continuing commitment to programming and projects that support veterans, active military, and their families. This installation of over 200 cups addresses a […]

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 […]