La Quinta Arts Foundation | Art. Culture. Life. http://www.lqaf.com LQAF is a charitable non-profit providing cultural, education and personal growth outreach programs to all citizens of the Coachella Valley and beyond. Thu, 18 Sep 2014 18:58:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.9.1 LQAF Grant Supports Music Program at Adams Elementary School http://www.lqaf.com/lqaf-grant-supports-music-program-at-adams-elementary-school/ http://www.lqaf.com/lqaf-grant-supports-music-program-at-adams-elementary-school/#comments Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:00:36 +0000 http://www.lqaf.com/?p=21666 Always an advocate for the arts in education, La Quinta Arts Foundation (LQAF) has agreed to support the John Adams Elementary Music Program with an initial one year grant for one third the program cost in the amount of $2,100. In addition, LQAF will match dollar for dollar raised by Adams Elementary school up to […]

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Linda Ann Wolf Exhibit in Palm Desert http://www.lqaf.com/linda-ann-wolf-exhibit-palm-desert/ http://www.lqaf.com/linda-ann-wolf-exhibit-palm-desert/#comments Fri, 05 Sep 2014 20:33:43 +0000 http://www.lqaf.com/?p=21635 The Palm Desert Public Art Program presents artwork by Linda Ann Wolf in a new exhibit at the Palm Desert Community Gallery.

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#1 Fine Art Show, La Quinta Arts Festival — Sunshine Artist 2014 http://www.lqaf.com/1-fine-art-show-la-quinta-arts-festival/ http://www.lqaf.com/1-fine-art-show-la-quinta-arts-festival/#comments Tue, 02 Sep 2014 22:54:14 +0000 http://www.lqaf.com/?p=21616 La Quinta Arts Festival continues its extraordinary winning streak, this time capturing #1 Fine Art Show from Sunshine Artist Magazine.

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Arts & Crafts in La Quinta: Celebrating American Craft Week http://www.lqaf.com/american-craft-week-2014-arts-crafts-la-quinta/ http://www.lqaf.com/american-craft-week-2014-arts-crafts-la-quinta/#comments Mon, 18 Aug 2014 16:46:24 +0000 http://www.lqaf.com/?p=21097 Join us this October for arts & crafts activities in the City of La Quinta. Two weeks of workshops and exhibits will culminate with La Quinta Arts Foundation's season opener event Splendor in the Glass at Jackalope Ranch on October 18th and 19th, 2014.

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LACMA Expressionism http://www.lqaf.com/lacma-expressionism/ http://www.lqaf.com/lacma-expressionism/#comments Thu, 14 Aug 2014 23:38:31 +0000 http://www.lqaf.com/?p=21159 At the LACMA: Expressionism in Germany and France: From Van Gogh to Kandinsky Resnick Pavilion June 8, 2014–September 14, 2014   Modern Art Exhibit at LACMA explores Expressionism movement in Germany and France. Ninety paintings and 45 works are on show drawn from major museums all over Europe as well a private collections. The exhibit feature […]

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Splendor in the Glass http://www.lqaf.com/splendor-in-the-glass/ http://www.lqaf.com/splendor-in-the-glass/#comments Fri, 08 Aug 2014 23:43:23 +0000 http://www.lqaf.com/?p=21091 La Quinta Arts Foundation Premiers “Splendor in the Glass” Exhibit and Sale on October 18-19, 2014 Culminating American Craft Week and kicking off La Quinta Arts Foundation’s 33rd season is “Splendor in the Glass” at Jackalope Ranch on Saturday and Sunday, October 18th & 19th from 11:30 am to 5:00 pm.   In partnership with Premier Sponsor […]

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Public Art in La Quinta – Museum Mural http://www.lqaf.com/public-art-in-la-quinta-museum-mural/ http://www.lqaf.com/public-art-in-la-quinta-museum-mural/#comments Thu, 07 Aug 2014 21:13:23 +0000 http://www.lqaf.com/?p=21163 Artist Andre Blanché Celebrated local artist Andre Blanché (1925-2010) called the mural he painted in the La Quinta Museum the “crowning jewel of my career”.  It is the largest mural he had created and at 33ft x 13ft, it is quite sizeable indeed. Blanché was contracted by the city to do the mural and after a year […]

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Public Art in La Quinta – Andrew Carson http://www.lqaf.com/public-art-in-la-quinta-andrew-carson/ http://www.lqaf.com/public-art-in-la-quinta-andrew-carson/#comments Thu, 31 Jul 2014 21:59:07 +0000 http://www.lqaf.com/?p=21167 Kinetic Sculpture Color Swirl, acquired by the City of La Quinta in 2010, La Quinta Public Library Andrew Carson: http://windsculpture.com/ Wind is what you hope for when you see an Andrew Carson kinetic sculpture. Watching the individual circles adorned with a variety of different wind catchers – made from glass, or metal or recyclable materials, rotate […]

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LQAF Welcomes Jeff Stahl to Board of Directors http://www.lqaf.com/lqaf-welcomes-jeff-stahl-to-board-of-directors/ http://www.lqaf.com/lqaf-welcomes-jeff-stahl-to-board-of-directors/#comments Thu, 17 Jul 2014 23:13:38 +0000 http://www.lqaf.com/?p=21284 KESQ-TV News Anchor Jeff Stahl elected to 2014/15 La Quinta Arts Foundation Board of Directors

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Public Art in La Quinta: Kitty Fuzzy A-Z http://www.lqaf.com/public-art-in-la-quinta-kitty-fuzzy-a-z/ http://www.lqaf.com/public-art-in-la-quinta-kitty-fuzzy-a-z/#comments Tue, 08 Jul 2014 18:07:42 +0000 http://www.lqaf.com/?p=21176 Artist Michael Leu: Serigraph and Painter   “Happy Work for Happy People”   ‘Happy work for Happy People’ is Michael Leu’s tagline on his website. And it isn’t hard to see why that would be. It is in part the vibrancy of his colors and his choice of subject matter as well as a unique sensibility […]

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