DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun Events

6300 North Swan, Tucson AZ 85718 (520) 299-9191
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This 10-acre historic landmark is nestled in the foothills of the Santa Catalina Mountains in Tucson, Arizona. Opened in 1965, it is home to over 15,000 originals of Ted DeGrazia art pieces including oil paintings, watercolors, ceramics and sculptures. There are six permanent collections on display and several rotating exhibitions each year. A limited number of DeGrazia originals are available for purchase, while the gift shop and online store offers a wide variety of popular DeGrazia reproductions. The Little Gallery hosts visiting artists during the winter months. Admission: Adults $8, Students 12-18 years $5, children under 12 are free. Year-long pass is $25.

The DeGrazia Gallery in the Sun is Open Daily from 10 am – 4pm, and is located at 6300 North Swan, Tucson, AZ 85718. For up-to-date event and exhibit information, call (520) 299-9191 or (800) 545-2185, or visit www.DeGrazia.org

CURRENT TED DEGRAZIA EXHIBITS

DeGrazia’s Chickens – Paintings and sculpture spanning six decades of Tucson artist Ted DeGrazia’s career are featured in DeGrazia’s Chickens, a new exhibit at the Gallery in the Sun. Chickens were a favorite subject of the artist who depicted them as everything from a folksy background detail or fashion accessory, to heroic portraits and textile designs. This exhibit will run through January 30th, 2019.

DeGrazia’s Desert Dwellings: The landscape paintings of Tucson artist Ted DeGrazia are featured in this new exhibit at the Gallery in the Sun. Distant adobes, ranch houses, and saguaros populate these moody landscapes, many of which have never been on display. This exhibit will run through January 30th, 2019.

La Fiesta de Guadalupe will be held on Sunday, December 9th, 2018:
This annual festival honors Mexico’s patron saint with music, dancing and performances including mariachi bands, folklorico dancers, the Yaqui Deer Dancers and Domingo DeGrazia’s Spanish-guitar band. The festival also features a Los Posada procession where children from the Carrillo Magnet School sing in honor of the saint culminating at the Mission in the Sun. Local food and art vendors offer southwestern fare and souvenirs to guests.

Little Gallery’s List of Artists for 2018/2019:

Nov. 4-16: John Vermette, Photos on Metal

Nov. 18-30: Robin Chlad, Ceramics

Dec. 2-14: Joyce & Jennie Norris, Mixed Media

Dec. 16-28: Ursela Gurau, Mixed Media

Dec. 30- Jan. 11: Chris Andrews, Acrylic on Canvas

Jan. 12-25: Pamela Ambrosio, Metal Art

Jan. 27- Feb. 8: Ken Crook, Mixed Media

Feb. 10-27: Scott Owen, Jewelry

Feb. 24- Mar. 8: Charlie Burton with Group, Mixed Media

Mar. 10-22: Geri Neidermiller, Color Pencil

Mar. 24- Apr. 5: Julie Rose & Mary Ann Rolfe, Mixed Media

 


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