Art in the Park 2012! 20th Annual Joshua Tree National Park Art Festival

posted Apr 1, 2012, 7:46 PM by JTCA Contact
April 6, 7 & 8, 2012
(9:00 am to 5:00 pm each day)
Joshua Tree National Park Visitor Center
74485 National Park Drive, Twentynine Palms, CA 92277
(760) 367-5525

Work exhibited at the Art Festival reflects the the artists' interpretation of the landscape, wildlife, history, or archaeology of Joshua Tree National Park and the California deserts. Subjects are presented in representative or abstract form and do not have to be site-specific. Original work on display and for purchase includes the following media: sculpture, drawing, painting, ceramics, gourd art, photography, and other two- and three-dimensional art forms.

2012 Artists:

Thomas and Amara Alban, Betsey Amador, Donald Austin, Roger and Louise Bridges, Roberta and Ray Blomster, Chuck Caplinger, Cynthia Cox, Valerie Davis, Darryl Elliott, Elizabeth Green, Mark Heuston, Ellen Hill, Chigusa Ichimiya, Rachel Rausch Johnson, Mike Madison, Helen Matoush, David Jesse McChesney, Scott Monteith, Lynne Nelson, Ralph Nordstrom, Wally Pacholka, Eric Pfranger, Sam Roberts, Margo Recker, Terry Rothrock, Steve Ruiz, Craig Schoenbaum, Michael Smiley, Ellie Tyler.

Joshua Tree National Park Association, sponsor of the Art Festival, is a nonprofit organization that provides support and assistance to the Park’s interpretive, educational and scientific programs. Open to the public, admission to the Art Festival is free.