Come explore the core of art in Tubac. Here you’ll see and learn about the roots of Tubac’s artistic community. Visit the new Master Artist Gallery to see works by those artists that made this area known as where “Art & History Meet”. Spend time viewing outstanding art exhibitions and shop at our Gift Shop Gallery filled with jewelry, pottery, a great selection of books, cards, prints and more. Admission is FREE. Tubac Center of the Arts is a member–supported nonprofit organization and the first place to visit and return to in Tubac. Click here to download the NEW “Destination Tubac – Tumacacori” Brochure. Conde Nast Travel: Tubac is a “not to miss” destination for 2014. Read more by clicking here. Visiting Tubac? Check out all of the local events on the new community calendar, TubacCalendar.com.
Inaugural Poetry Walk with Ana Flores
Join environmental artist/sculptor, Ana Flores, artist in residence with Tubac Center of the Art on the inaugural “Poetry Walk” along the Anza Trail to experience, “Poetry of the Wild.” ”Poetry of the Wild invites the public out for a walk to see their world anew through the keenly felt perspectives of poets and artists. Read more.
“Beatrice & Blakelock”
Ralph Albert Blakelock’s great-great Granddaughter, Polly Wilson Schlitz, will be presenting a staged reading from her new play, “Beatrice and Blakelock.”
Blakelock, an American artist lived a tragic life languishing in insane asylums while his paintings hung in museums. Read more.
Open Studio Tour
Visit the studios/galleries of 48 Santa Cruz Valley artists from Arivaca, Green Valley, Tubac and Rio Rico in this self guided tour. Enjoy a 3 day weekend of behind the scenes in art making with painters, jewelers, glass makers and ceramic artists. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 10am – 4pm each day. Read more.
Bolero Dinero in Tubac
In the 1850s, the Heintzelman Mining Company of Tubac created their own scrip for community use.And because Tubac is the place where art and history meet, the village is re-introducing the concept in 2015. At all major community events, such as the… Read More
Poetry of the Wild
Tubac Center of the Arts and Anza Trail Coalition of Arizona invite you and your community group to participate in “Poetry of the Wild”, a community based public art project. The art center has invited artist, Ana Flores . . . Read More
“Art Starts: Creatively Thinking and the Arts”
On Saturdays through April, Tubac Center of the Arts will provide local area youth and families an opportunity to learn and to create artworks relating to its exhibitions. Each Saturday will be led by a different artist/educator. Click here for more information.