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The Metropolitan Museum of Art opens its collection online

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, joining a growing trend with the Getty and other world class museums, has opened up a large portion of its collection online. Over 400,000 images are available in high resolution for download for non-commercial use. This will be a great resource for students, artists and art historians, to name a…

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SACA website adds content to assist local artists

As part of our vision and mission to advocate for and support local art and artists, this website is expanding to offer a one-stop experience for artists and artisans of all disciplines. Beside posting news and current events of general interest to artists, we have added several directories. Artist Directory We started with an Artist…

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SACA Mural Project is now ready for Prime Time

This week, Gustavo McGrew of Mountain Health and Wellness had his crew erect the first two of hopefully many more sculptural murals in the EarthHeart Park. The project was overseen by local Apache Junction artists Jeffrey Danford, Gail McFarland, Liz Nicklus and Carl B. Johnson. The public was invited to paint fanciful designs on abstract…

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Putting together the pieces

On the Saturday before Easter Sunday, SACA volunteers assembled in more ways than one. Three separate Farmers Markets sponsored by Mountain Health and Wellness yielded 56 individual works of art from the community. Our job was to assemble the diverse visions into a cohesive whole. Every single piece tells a story, whether painted by a…

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SACA Mural Project update

Saturday, April 12 marked the 3rd and final EarthHeart Park Farmer’s Market for the season. The event, sponsored by Mountain Health and Wellness featured family friendly events, live music, arts and crafts and of course, a lot of fresh local produce. SACA has had a presence at all three events in the form of a…

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Artists Directory

SACA is in the process of creating a free directory of local artists. the only requirement is that you reside in Pinal County and the immediate adjacent areas, or that you conduct an arts related business in our vicinity. We are soliciting all artists (fine arts, music, performing arts, fine crafts) to join our network.…

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SACA Community Mural Project

Our mission reads in part to encourage and support “art and culture in the region”. As a new member of the Board of Directors of SACA, I was excited to be involved in a community art project in partnership with Horizon Health and Wellness. Μountain Health & Wellness has been hosting the EarthHeart Park Farmer’s Market.…

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Welcome

Welcome to the new home of the Superstition Arts and Cultural Alliance. Our internet presence (website) is undergoing an Extreme Makeover. Our new format will allow us to provide you with more timely updates and information. Please bookmark this page and visit us often, we will not disappoint you.

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