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Media Category Tips – For Artists

22
Sep
La Quinta Arts Festival 2018 Artist Applications are due September 30, 2017.
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LQAF Scholar Spotlight: Sofia Enriquez–Art, Education and Fashion

22
Sep
Sofia Enriquez shares with LQAF how she merges her two passions: Art and Fashion.
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LQAF Gallery Spotlight: Ken Newman

20
Sep
Sculptor Ken Newman has continued to evolve, leading him into mixed media and bronze sculptures in both wildlife and the figurative genres.
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Booth Shot Display–Directions

11
Sep
We provide suggestions to improving your booth shot display based on years of experience.
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Tiny but EPIC! LQAF Scholar Spotlight: Marnie Navarro

8
Sep
“A collaborative effort between S.C.R.A.P Gallery, the Coachella Valley Art Center, and LIFEWORK (my gallery) to present a set of documentary films that highlight critical issues taking place in the world around us.”–Marnie Navarro, LQAF former Visual Arts Scholar
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Artist News


Artist News

2018 Artist Advisors

7
Sep
Our team of Artist Advisors provide us with valuable feedback, along with objective and innovative advice.
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La Quinta Arts Festival 2017 Award Winners

30
Apr
La Quinta Arts Festival 2017 salutes and congratulates this year’s award winners!
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2017 Artist Advisors

19
Nov
Our team of Artist Advisors serves as liaisons between the Artists and the Foundation, providing us with valuable feedback, along with objective and innovative advice.
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Artist Advisor Spotlight: Guilloume

29
Sep
Guilloume is one of La Quinta Arts Festival’s Artist Advisors 2017.
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Artist Advisor Spotlight: Painter Tate Hamilton

7
Sep
Tate Hamilton is one of La Quinta Arts Festival’s twelve Artist Advisors 2017. Learn more and apply today! The deadline is September 30th, 2016.
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Cultural Events


Cultural Events

Media Category Tips – For Artists

22
Sep
La Quinta Arts Festival 2018 Artist Applications are due September 30, 2017.
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La Quinta Arts Festival 2017 Award Winners

30
Apr
La Quinta Arts Festival 2017 salutes and congratulates this year’s award winners!
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Getting to La Quinta Arts Festival: Transportation Options

3
Mar
Travel Planning Tips to La Quinta Arts Festival, March 2-5, 2017.
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La Quinta Arts Festival 2017 | Festival Store

2
Mar
Make a stop at the Festival Store for commemorative La Quinta Arts Festival items!
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La Quinta Arts Festival–Scholarship Legacy

2
Mar
By attending the La Quinta Arts Festival and purchasing art, you are also ensuring future generations of creative endeavors that enrich our lives.
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Press Releases


Press Releases

LQAF Awards $48,000 in Visual Art Scholarships

1
May
In a continuing commitment to creative Coachella Valley students, LQAF has awarded $48,000 to 24 art majors to attend college during the 2017/18 academic year.
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LQAF Awards $40,000 in Visual Arts Scholarships

1
Oct
In a continuing commitment to Coachella Valley students, LQAF has awarded $40,000 to 17 art majors to attend college during the 2016/17 academic year.
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La Quinta Arts Foundation Seeks Scholarship Applicants

23
Jan
(La Quinta, CA – January 25, 2016) La Quinta Arts Foundation Seeks Scholarship Applicants La Quinta Arts Foundation (LQAF) Visual Art Scholarship Applications for the 2016/17 Academic Year are now available online at http://www.lqaf.com/lqaf-community/visual-arts-scholarship-application/ The deadline to submit applications is Friday, March 25, 2016 at 4:00 pm. For questions call 760-564-1244, ext. 103. Qualified applicants must have applied, or ...
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Back to Back AUU Exhibits Feature Local Artists

23
Dec
(La Quinta, CA – December 23, 2015) Back-to-Back Art Under the Umbrellas Slated at Old Town La Quinta January 16 & 23 La Quinta Arts Foundation will stage two Art Under the Umbrellas shows at Old Town La Quinta on consecutive Saturdays: January 16, 2016 (Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend) and January 23, 2016. Both events run ...
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La Quinta Arts Foundation presents ‘Andy Nelson: A Legacy Revealed’

30
Nov
LA QUINTA, CA – November 30, 2015 La Quinta Arts Foundation presents ‘Andy Nelson: A Legacy Revealed’ La Quinta City Hall hosts exhibition (Dec. 14, 2015 ­– March 11, 2016) of paintings the artist created while working and living in the desert. Conversation with artist’s daughter, Marla Nelson, set for Jan. 27, 2016. Straddling the line between fine and ...
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Scholarships


Scholarships

LQAF Scholar Spotlight: Sofia Enriquez–Art, Education and Fashion

22
Sep
Sofia Enriquez shares with LQAF how she merges her two passions: Art and Fashion.
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Tiny but EPIC! LQAF Scholar Spotlight: Marnie Navarro

8
Sep
“A collaborative effort between S.C.R.A.P Gallery, the Coachella Valley Art Center, and LIFEWORK (my gallery) to present a set of documentary films that highlight critical issues taking place in the world around us.”–Marnie Navarro, LQAF former Visual Arts Scholar
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LQAF Scholar Spotlight: Julio Vazquez, Photographer

10
Aug
“The work LQAF does is important and at times crucial for students wanting to pursue an education in the arts.”–Julio Vazquez, LQAF Scholar.
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LQAF Scholar Spotlight: Nikkohl Santa Maria

27
Jun
Nikkohl works as a freelance graphic designer, completing a wide range of projects for website, print and social media.
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LQAF Scholar Spotlight: Ariadna Vazquez

22
Jun
LQAF Scholar Ariadna Vazquez, a photographer and digital artist, works as a print producer for Team One, a sister company to Saatchi & Saatchi LA.
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Supporters


Supporters

Sponsor Spotlight: Rabobank

2
Feb
La Quinta Arts Foundation thanks and salutes Rabobank for our long-standing partnership.
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New La Quinta Arts Festival Partner: A & M Home Builders

29
Jan
We are proud to extend a warm welcome and a big Thank You to A&M Home Builders, our new partner of La Quinta Arts Festival 2016.
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Salute to Rabobank

15
Dec
Rabobank – Local Commitment with a Global Perspective Rabobank’s tradition of service reaches back to their roots as a local bank assisting the needs of rural Dutch communities.   Today Rabobank’s commitment extends to communities across the Americas with their deep knowledge of local markets, businesses and agricultural sectors providing customers with international banking and agricultural expertise. Rabobank’s ...
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Community Partner Spotlight: AmaWaterways

20
Nov
La Quinta Arts Foundation welcomes our latest community partner, AmaWaterways, whom we consider to be a perfect fit with LQAF’s discerning, adventurous, and well traveled support base. Headquartered in Calabasas, CA, award-winning AmaWaterways continues to lead the river cruise industry with a fleet of custom-designed vessels in Europe, Asia and Africa. With innovative ship designs, spacious ...
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Sponsor Spotlight: Rabobank

14
Apr
La Quinta Arts Foundation thanks and salutes Rabobank for our valued partnership.  Since Rabobank opened their branches in the Coachella Valley in 2002, they have eagerly supported La Quinta Arts Foundation.  A perennial Corporate Sponsor of La Quinta Arts Festival, they have contributed financially and with supplies and manpower during the event, when such help ...
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