ARTIFACT FINE ART

Leah Kiser is an oil painter specializing in the meticulous rendering of anthropomorphized creatures. She carefully balances colorful humor and whimsy with realism and the rich organic colors and textures of nature. See more at www.artifactfa.com

Casa Grande Art Association

by Leah Kiser, President, Casa Grande Art Association There is a spectacular new art exhibit at the Casa Grande Municipal Airport, thanks to the Casa Grande Art Association (CGAA) and the Museum of Casa Grande! The exhibit is titled “PLANE AIR.” Local artists submitted exciting new work in a variety of media within the theme … Read More…

Casa Grande Art Museum

by Leah Kiser, President, Casa Grande Art Association The Casa Grande Art Association has also been busy sprucing up the exterior of the Casa Grande Art Museum! Funded almost entirely with donations, and built with the muscle of many energetic volunteers and partner organizations these projects exemplify the generosity, hard work, and talent of Casa … Read More…

Casa Grande, Arizona: Cultural Enrichment In Public Places Builds Communities

by Craig H. McFarland, Mayor, City of Casa Grande The Casa Grande City Council embraces the responsibility for expanding experiences with performing and visual arts in public places and providing diverse forms of cultural enrichment. Art in public places enables people in all societies to better understand their communities. In 2017, the Arizona Commission on … Read More…

Art & Hope … A Vision of Success

by Donna McBride, Pinal County Juvenile Court Program Administrator II Kids at Hope started in 1993 when a group of professionals in the youth development field expressed concern with people over-using the term “youth at risk.” They felt it stereotyped an entire generation and degraded their ability to succeed. The term “Kids at Hope” created … Read More…