You are invited to an Artists’ Reception

September 29, 2009 10:13 pm

You are invited to an Artists’ Reception for the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Juried Art Exhibition

Friday, October 2, 2009, 5:30 • 8:00pm
Award Ceremony begins at 6:30pm
Executive Tower Lobby, Arizona State Capitol
1700 W. Washington, Phoenix, Arizona 85007

Exhibition Dates: October 1 – 30, 2009

A juried exhibition of Arizona artwork celebrating the Arizona Christmas Tree destined for the Nation’s Capitol in 2009. Hosted by Apache-Sitgreaves National Forests, Arizona Commission on the Arts and Arizona Art Alliance.

Cast your vote for the Viewer’s Choice Award!
Online Voting: September 24 through October 1, 2009

All Arizonans are invited to select a work of art distinguished for its quality artistic approach to the US Capitol Christmas Tree theme, “Arizona’s Gift from the Grand Canyon State.”

Make it a First Friday Event!
For information on Artlink Shuttle service to the State Capitol on October 2, 2009 please visit:

Musical Performance with Jen Ben and Byron Fenix, featuring an experimental collaboration between cello and turntable. Light appetizers and refreshments from FEZ.

For more information, contact Adriana Gallego, Visual Arts Director, Arizona Commission on the Arts, 602.771 .6530 or



United States Forest Service