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The Day of the Raven

10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, November 23. Included with admission The Day of the Raven swoops into the Museum of Northern Arizona (Flagstaff, Ariz.) Nov. 5, 2013 - The intelligence, cleverness and beauty of ravens will take flight during The Day of the Raven at the Museum of Northern Arizona from 10 a.m. to […]

Travels With Gunnar Widforss

Alan Petersen discusses painter inspired by national parks 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 3. Included w/admission (Flagstaff, Ariz.) Oct. 23, 2013 -- Travel with art historian Alan Petersen to the times and art of Swedish-American Gunnar Widforss (1879-1934), renowned for his watercolor paintings of national parks, especially the Grand Canyon. Petersen, curator of fine […]

Carolyn Brown’s immigration films to be shown at the Museum of Northern Arizona’s Celebraciones de la Gente

(Flagstaff, Ariz.) Oct. 23, 2013 -- Filmmaker and Northern Arizona University Graduate Alum Carolyn Brown is showing her film From the Fields: An American Journey and speaking at the Museum of Northern Arizona’s 10th Celebraciones de la Gente event October 26 & 27. The film documents the life of Chicano journalist Damien Trujillo who broke […]

The Museum of Northern Arizona’s new exhibit Nampeyo :: Namingha – Tradition and Transition celebrates Hopi heritage and art collection donation

Exhibit: Nov. 16, 2013 – May 4, 2014 Members’ Preview, 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15 7 p.m., Director’s welcome and presentation by Curator of Fine Arts Alan Petersen Members’ guests are welcome. RSVP by Monday, Nov. 11 tomembership@mna.mus.az.us or call 928.774.5213, ext. 219. An ancestral art reunion (Flagstaff, Ariz.) Oct. 14, 2013 -- […]

The Museum of Northern Arizona’s new exhibit Nampeyo :: Namingha – Tradition and Transition celebrates Hopi heritage and art collection donation

Exhibit: Nov. 16, 2013 – May 4, 2014 Members’ Preview, 6 – 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15 7 p.m., Director’s welcome and presentation by Curator of Fine Arts Alan Petersen Members’ guests are welcome. RSVP by Monday, Nov. 11 tomembership@mna.mus.az.us or call 928.774.5213, ext. 219. An ancestral art reunion (Flagstaff, Ariz.) Oct. 14, 2013 -- […]

Local Hispanic cultures help inspire Day of the Dead traditions at the 10th Annual Celebraciones de la Gente

September 21, 2013 Autumn in Flagstaff brings with it crisp air, golden aspens and the annual Celebraciones de la Gente, an authentic celebration of Hispanic cultures featuring Day of the Dead activities at the Museum of Northern Arizona. The 10th Celebraciones de la Gente, Saturday and Sunday, October 26 and 27, presents a lively look […]

Navajo Rug Auction

September 17, 2013 More than 200 vintage and contemporary Navajo rugs will be auctioned during the 10th Navajo Rug Auction at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at Coconino Center for the Arts, 2300 N. Fort Valley Road in Flagstaff, Arizona. The Museum of Northern Arizona and Flagstaff Cultural Partners collaborate to provide this authentic opportunity […]

The Institute of Museum and Library Services awards two grants to the Museum of Northern Arizona

September 12, 2013 The Institute of Museum and Library Services is demonstrating its support for the Museum of Northern Arizona by awarding it two grants to strengthen its zoology and photographic collections. The IMLS grants address the preservation needs for MNA's zoology holdings and photo archives. A $149,998 grant will help address the preservation needs […]