Past Exhibitions 1929-1944

1944      

April: Southwestern Indian Portraits by Edward S. Curtis

May: Hopi Indian Kachinas from the Museum Collection

June: Look at Your Neighborhood: Post-War Community Planning from the Museum of Modern Art

July: History of Sailing Ships drawings by Alan Cram, loaned by Mr. J. Ferrell Colton

August: Hopi Pottery: 1300-1944 from the Museum Collection

September: Philippine Island Arts and Crafts loaned by Col. and Mrs. John Huling and Dr. and Mrs. Harold S. Colton

October: Where the Two Came to Their Father: A Navajo War Ceremonial silkscreen prints by Maud Oakes

1943      

May: China photos by Fritz Henley from the American Federation of Arts

June: Indian Masks loaned by the Denver Museum

July: Image of Freedom from the Museum of Modern Art; The Pioneers from the Metropolitan Museum of Art

August: Stroboscopic Photos loaned by Dr. H.E. Edgerton

September: Spanish Colonial Design from the Metropolitan Museum of Art

1942      

May: Arizona: Through A Camera's Lens by Josef Muench

June: Volcanoes of Northern Arizona

July: Hopi Craftsman; Arizona: from 1900-1941 drawings and sketches by Maynard Dixon; Navajo Craftsman Exhibition by the Navajo Guild

August: Arizona Sculptors

September: Indian Country, photographs by Harry G. Steele; Meade Collection of Prehistoric Pottery

November: Indian Crafts of Arizona

1941      

April: Eleventh Annual Junior Art Show

May: Photographs by Norman Rhodes Garrett, F.R.P.S., Barry Goldwater, and Forman Hanna, F.R.P.S.

June: Watercolors by Eliot Hara

July: Twelfth Annual Hopi Craftsman Exhibition; Ceramics by Glen Lukens; Watercolors by the Tucson Watercolor Club

August: Portrait Drawings of the Yaqui, Seri, and Mayo Indians by Eben F. Comins; Indian Paintings by Hoke Denetsosie

Septempber: Third Annual Northern Arizona Photographic Exhibition by amateur and professional photographers of Northern Arizona

1940      

April: Tenth Annual Junior Art Show

May: Photographic Exhibition from the Arizona Pictorialists; Navajo Silver Jewelry on loan by the Laboratory of Anthropology; Sketches of Southwestern Indian Types

June: Arizona Landscapes oil paintings by Robert Atwood; Etchings by Ivan Summers

July: Eleventh Annual Hopi Craftsman Exhibition; Watercolors by Millard Sheets; Sculpture by Mathilde Shaffer

August: Watercolors by Paul Gill

September: Old Apache Basketry loaned by Mrs. C.M. Hilligas; Photographic Exhibition by amateur and professional photographers of Northern Arizona

1939      

April: Ninth Annual Junior Art Show

May: Pictorial Forum photographs organized by the National Arts Club; Prehistoric Pottery from the Mimbres Valley; Helen Hyde Prints

July: Tenth Annual Hopi Craftsman Exhibition; Water Colors, Lithographs, and Etchings by Gordon Grant

August: Silver Jewelry by Julian Hayden; Arizona Landscapes by Robert Atwood

September: Crafts of the Southern Highlands; Joint Photographic Exhibition by Robert Fronske and Milton Snow

1938      

April: Eighth Annual Junior Art Show

May: Indian Paintings by Pueblo, Navajo and Apache artists

June: Large Oils and Sketches by Mary-Russell F. Colton

July: Ninth Annual Hopi Craftsman Exhibition; Pencil Drawings and Block Prints by Ernest W. Watson

August: Wood Block Prints in Color by Gustave Baumann; Oils by Robert Atwood; Watercolors of Guatemala by Jane Stanley

1937      

April: Eighth Annual Junior Art Show

June: Peruvian Textiles

July: Ninth Annual Hopi Craftsman

July: Arts and Crafts of Bali and Java

August: Memorial Exhibition of Gunnar Widforss Watercolors

September: Hopi Kachinas

November: School Arts for Northern Arizona

1936      

May: Sixth Annual Arizona Junior Arts Show; Treasures from the Seven Seas

June: Hand wrought copper articles from a W.P.A. project in Tucson, Arizona

July: Seventh Annual Hopi Craftsman Exhibition; Hand wrought silver jewelry by Julian Hayden; Hand woven textiles by Helen Morton

August: Historic Hopi Pottery from the permanent collection of the Museum of Northern Arizona; Photography from Arizona by Pictorialists Club of Arizona; Watercolors by George Pearse Ennis; Lithographs by Robert C. Craig

September: Ceramics by Glen Lukens and students of the Art Department of the University of Southern California

November: Exhibition of local arts and crafts for National Art Week

1935   

April: Fifth Annual Junior Arts Show

July: Sixth Annual Hopi Craftsman Exhibition; Seventh Annual Arizona Artists Arts and Crafts Exhibition

1934      

April: Fourth Annual Junior Art Show

July: Fifth Annual Hopi Craftsman Exhibition; Sixth Annual Arizona Artists Arts and Crafts Exhibition

1933      

Third Annual Junior Art Show for children of Northern Arizona; Fourth Annual Hopi Craftsman; Fifth Annual Arizona Artists Arts and Crafts Exhibition; Small exhibition of Kiowa Indian Art

1932      

May: Second Annual Junior Art Show

July: Third Annual Hopi Craftsman

July: Fourth Annual Arizona Artists Arts and Crafts Exhibition

August: Watercolor Show by Edwin Earle

December: Third Annual Exhibition of Original Christmas Cards

1931      

May: First Annual Junior Arts Show for Arizona

July: Annual Arizona Artists Arts and Crafts Exhibition

December: Second Annual Exhibition of Original Christmas Cards

1930      

January: Japanese Prints loaned by Mr. Sho Nemoto

February: Work by students in the Art Department of Carnegie Institute of Technology at Pittsburgh

June: Watercolors by Mr. H. Neville-Smith of Australia

July: Indian Art by Hopi Craftsmen; Second Annual Arizona Artists Arts and Crafts Exhibition

December: Woman's Club of Prescott; Navajo and Hopi Tapestries from Toledo Art Museum, Ohio

1929      

February: Collection of costumes, drawings and stage sets by Claude Bragdon

April: Group of facsimile drawings by the Old Masters: Italian, Dutch. Flemish, and French

June: Contemporary wood block prints and etchings

July: Arizona Artists Arts and Crafts