Arts Foundation Programs

Creating with our community

Open Studio Tours allows artists to invite visitors into their studios, free of charge, so art lovers can directly engage with working artists, see where art is created, and learn more about their artistic processes.

Judith Mariner Studio, Open Studio Tours, 2021.

SaludArte

SaludArte

SaludArte is a collaboration among the Pima County Health Department, the Arts Foundation for Tucson and Southern Arizona, community-based organizations, and Pima County’s five supervisory districts, to engage with communities while promoting health in a personal and culturally relevant way.

ArtiStories

ArtiStories

What are the stories we tell about ourselves, our communal values, and what inspirationally guides us? Artistories is a real moment with a real person exploring the unique and important stories forming in our communities.

Creative Flowers

Creative Flowers

The Creative Flowers Professional Sistah Circle for Black Women Creatives in Arizona seeks to provide a nurturing and intergenerational brave space for Black women artists and culture workers of Arizona.

Open Studio Tours

Open Studio Tours

Open Studio Tours invites Tucson and Pima County’s artists to share their craft, processes, and works with visitors both in-person and online. Open studio tours are a free-of-charge experience where art lovers can meet working artists in their studio spaces.

Tucson Poet Laureate

Tucson Poet Laureate

The Tucson Poet Laureate serves as an ambassador to the literary arts and reflects the spirit of the community by promoting the artistic spirit of communities and raising the national consciousness to an appreciation for the poetic experience of the land known as Tucson.

SaludArte

SaludArte

SaludArte is a collaboration among the Pima County Health Department, the Arts Foundation for Tucson and Southern Arizona, community-based organizations, and Pima County’s five supervisory districts, to engage with communities while promoting health in a personal and culturally relevant way.

ArtiStories

ArtiStories

What are the stories we tell about ourselves, our communal values, and what inspirationally guides us? Artistories is a real moment with a real person exploring the unique and important stories forming in our communities.

Creative Flowers

Creative Flowers

The Creative Flowers Professional Sistah Circle for Black Women Creatives in Arizona seeks to provide a nurturing and intergenerational brave space for Black women artists and culture workers of Arizona.

Open Studio Tours

Open Studio Tours

Open Studio Tours invites Tucson and Pima County’s artists to share their craft, processes, and works with visitors both in-person and online. Open studio tours are a free-of-charge experience where art lovers can meet working artists in their studio spaces.

Tucson Poet Laureate

Tucson Poet Laureate

The Tucson Poet Laureate serves as an ambassador to the literary arts and reflects the spirit of the community by promoting the artistic spirit of communities and raising the national consciousness to an appreciation for the poetic experience of the land known as Tucson.

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