Puma: Past & Present Opening Reception @ Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson [16 September]

Puma: Past & Present Opening Reception

15:00 - 17:00

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Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum
2021 N Kinney Rd, Tucson, Arizona 85743
🎂 Did you know the Desert Museum turned 65 this year? Our newest art exhibit, Puma: Past & Present, will showcase the museum’s most iconic animal and mascot — the mountain lion. 64 spectacular juried artworks in a variety of media created by many ages from around the country and Canada celebrate the American Mountain Lion and its natural habitat. This exhibit will be on display through December 25.

🎨 Mingle with some of the artists!
🍪 Enjoy light refreshments.
🎨 Experience tons of interactive activities.
😊 Reception is free with admission or Museum membership.

Come share your memories! The Desert Museum has provided families with unforgettable experiences for generations. To help honor our 65th birthday, we invite you to share your Desert Museum memories in our interactive scrapbook in the Ironwood Gallery! Bring your photos, stories and drawings to contribute to this memory project or make one on site in the gallery.
Please bring copies/reproductions or items you don’t mind leaving. Your memories will become part of the Museum’s permanent collection. Please do not bring anything larger than 8x10”.

Can’t do this in person? You may email a photo to the Art Institute team to print and include on your behalf! Please email your memories to [email protected] or call 520-883-3024 for more information.

Artists include: Cher Anderson, Priscilla Baldwin, Patricia Banks, Natalie Brothers, Pam Cheeseman, Jennifer Clarke, Guy Combes, David Conklin, Ron Cornett, Sienna Dehaemers, Patrice Dello-Russo, Andrew Denman, Aiden Elleston, Dorian Escalante, Sharon Evans, Linda Feltner, Kathy Goepfert, Ray Goodwin, Annette Grantham, Katherine Grey, Jeannette Hanby, Evelyn Harrison, Yvonne Hazelton, Scarlett Heybrock, Vesper Heybrock, Susan Hildreth, Jim Hollon, Fred Hood, Grace Keane, Phaedra Kiesel, Donald Knight, Kayla Lancaster, David Lash, Stephen Law, Laura LePere, Rob MacIntosh, Avery Malad, Elaine Malott, Porter McDonald, Leslie Miller, Nadia Mitchell, Danika Neuhaus, Kyrsten Neuhaus, Jennie Norris, Anne Palmer, Denneen Peterson, Sylvia Pogosaew, Sandra Procida, Judy Studwell, Wil Taylor, Chip Travers, Mel Truong, Greta Ward, Susan Woodward, Paula Wouts-Hanson, Savannah Yerger
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