February Gallery Exhibits in Sedona, AZ

Exploring the Galleries of Sedona and Jerome

Sedona’s First Friday Gallery Tour February 3rd, 2017

Jerome Art Walk February 4th, 2017

Rowe Fine Art Galley

Visit the beautiful red rocks of Sedona, Arizona this coming weekend and enjoy exploring the galleries of Sedona during 1st Friday Evening in the Galleries’ on Friday February 3rd! Join other art lovers in experiencing new works in a variety of mediums during the exhibits and opening receptions and in most cases you’ll have the opportunity to meet the artists who created them. On Saturday February 4th, continue your exploration of the arts and head up to the Jerome Art Walk! !

Below you will find a few of the exhibits and receptions taking place during Sedona’s First Friday Gallery Tour, to see a full listing of participating galleries please visit the Sedona Gallery Association on Facebook.

For your convenience, the Sedona Trolley provides free transportation to venture from art gallery to art gallery. If you are staying at the Best Western PLUS Inn of Sedona, we also offer our guest free shuttle service to uptown Sedona and the Tlaquepaque Arts and Craft Village. All of the exhibits and artist receptions for 1st Friday run from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm.

Sedona’s 1st Friday Evening in the Galleries Exhibits

Rowe Fine Art Gallery
“An Affair of the Art”
February 3rd, 2017 (5:00 pm – 8:00 pm)
Love-Gone-WildGo ahead, have an affair…with art! Rowe Fine Art Gallery presents its annual collector appreciation show, An Affair of the Art! Ever since gallery owners Ken and Monica Rowe opened their doors seven years ago, they have designated the first Friday in February as the day they show their appreciation to their clients. If you have ever purchased a Ken Rowe sculpture or a piece of art from Rowe Fine Art Gallery, you are invited to stop by for a special sweet treat. And if you’ve never purchased art from the gallery, this is the perfect time to browse the gallery’s selection of sculptures, paintings and jewelry. To top it all off, a decadent chocolate fountain will be flowing all night long. Everyone is invited to choose from an assortment of fruits and snacks, and delight in dipping the treats into the rich dark chocolate. For more information please visit Rowe Fine Art Gallery.

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Mountain Trails Gallery – For the Love of Color
February 3rd, 2017 (5:00 pm – 8:00 pm)Firelight-Troy-Collins-24x24-WEB
Mountain Trails Gallery in Sedona invites you to experience their exhibit “For the Love of Color”! Featuring the intricate and colorful patinas of bronze in the spirited sculptures of Jason Napier, Susan Kliewer, David Lemon, Michael Trcic, and Bryce Pettit from Native American history to wildlife; also the colorful and enlivened paintings of Andrew Bolam, Troy Collins, Terry Cooke Hall, Amy Lay, Marcia Molnar, Donna Howell-Sickles, and more of Southwestern historical icons and culture, landscapes, wildlife, cowboys, cowgirls, and the Grand Canyon. For more information on this event please visit the Mountain Trails Gallery.

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Andrea Smith Gallery
“Heyoka Merrifield Jewerly”
February 3rd – 4th, 2017
Heyoka Merrifield will be at the Andrea Smith Gallery exhibiting his unique jewelry collection and signing his books. Heyoka Merrifield, storyteller, artist, and medicine man, has been exhibiting his work at the Andrea Smith Gallery since 2004. Embracing the shamanic traditions of his Native American ancestry, Heyoka’s sculpture and jewelry evoke the ancient mythologies of the Celts, Egyptians, Indians, and Native Americans. His books and documentary relate his own personal journey from contemporary art student into the ancient tradition of the sacred artist. For more information please visit the Andrea Smith Gallery.

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Turquoise Tortoise Gallery
“Navajo Jewelry”
February 3rd, 2017 (5:00 pm – 8:00 pm)

RingNo8-Candelaria300The Turquoise Tortoise Gallery opens a new exhibition to showcase Native American jewelry for those seeking unique Valentine’s Day gift ideas. The gallery’s extensive collection of Native American and Southwest jewelry has always focused primarily on pieces from the many gifted Navajo artists in this region. Featured Navajo artists include Bryon Yellowhorse, whose newest piece is an extraordinary stacked inlay ring of rare #8 turquoise and sterling silver. There are several fine cuffs for women or men by Herman Smith, a range of inlay pieces by the renowned jewelry artist Vernon Begaye, many pieces from the acclaimed Lister Family including David and Alice Lister and daughters Dee Nez and Davida Lister. For more information please visit the Turquoise Tortoise Gallery.

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Lanning Gallery
“For the Love of Jewelry”

February 3rd – 12th, 2017 (5:00 pm – 8:00 pm)
Opening Reception January 3rd at 5:00 pm
valerie-ostenak-moonlight-vines-neckpiece-forged-sterling-silverStop in to the opening of “For the Love of Jewelry,” meet Valerie Ostenak, and find the perfect gift for your Valentine or for yourself. The works of three extraordinary jewelers are showcased: Michael Grant, Victor Yurivilca and Valerie Ostenak. Michael Grant hand-cuts top-of-the-line domestic turquoise and other stones, meticulously cutting, turning and polishing them then creating the unique combinations that exemplify his extraordinary design and craftsmanship; Victor Yurivilca, an award-winning artist originally from a small town in the Andes of Peru has an engineering background, and a great deal of world travels in his experience, that have led him to build fascinating pieces out of sterling silver with a variety of stones; and, international award-winning jeweler Valerie Ostenak, who cold-forges sterling silver and heat-forges steel, sometimes adding natural pearls, creates sensuous curves in strong, singular pieces.For more information on this Sedona exhibit please visit the Lanning Gallery.

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Jerome Art Walk
Arizona’s Art Destination
Jerome Art WalkFebruary 4th 2017 (5:00 pm – 8:00pm)
Just in time for Valentine’s Day, the 18 galleries and studios of Jerome will be brimming over with visual delights. There will be plenty of chocolate, music and good conversation at this vibrant event. Meet the artists that night and mingle with other art lovers who are drawn to this charming mountain town.Take the convenient shuttle throughout the town to visit 25 galleries and studios from the Old Jerome High School up the hill to newest addition of Jan Sullivan at The Funky Side Studio in the UVX Building and right near the lovely Surgeon’s House on Hill Street. The lively gallery group welcomes Ann Metlay in The Old Jerome High School with her wonderful studio, Adrift Assemblages. Be sure to visit Robin Anderson and Margo Mandette, also in The Old Jerome High School. They continue to amaze the public with their variety of offerings in this lovely and enormous space.For more information please visit the Jerome Art Walk.

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2017 Sedona Film Festival Hotel Special
Valid February 18th – 26th, 2017

  • poster2017-375Save up to $40 a night, savings will vary with room type
  • Take advantage of our complimentary “About Town” Shuttle” to get you to and from the main event venues of the Sedona Film Festival!
  • Complimentary Full Hot Breakfast featuring fresh pancakes!
  • Please call the Inn of Sedona directly at 928.282.3072, or toll free at 800.292.5344, and ask for the “Sedona Film Festival” special rate
  • You will need to purchase your Sedona Film Festival passes/tickets separately at the Sedona International Film Festival website
  • To learn more about this Sedona hotel please visit the Best Western Plus Inn of Sedona


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