Want to find out more about local art and culture? Here are some folks we have met so far. As we attend events and meet people in the art community and musicians, we’ll publish our experiences here and provide you with information on the the art and music scenes in the Phoenix area. Stay tuned…


Desert Bloom.

A bi-monthly event focusing on the talent of emerging local musicians and artists, with group participation!


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Art One

An excellent gallery to check out, particularly if you’re new to the art walks. Here you’ll find a wide variety of edgy, challenging art which is cycled weekly so it’s always fresh.


Local Artists

Laurie Nessel

Laurie teaches glass working  classes at the Mesa Arts Center. She has an extensive portfolio including stained glass, flameworking, photography, painting and metals.


Eric Krogue

Eric is a talented fellow who makes furniture, sculptures, and paintings. He previously worked in the film industry and has created a diverse portfolio of special effects models.


Local Musicians

Somber Sides

A local band with a sound that’s all their own. Somber Sides has actually created some of the instruments they use, and they tie this into their live performance.