ArtWorks "Through Our Eyes: Our Arizona-Sonoran Desert" Art Exhibit Opening Reception

Fri, 12/07/2018 - 3:00pm

The exhibit will display Arizona-Sonoran desert-inspired artwork from the artists at UA ArtWorks

The University of Arizona Campus Recreation Center has invited 26 UA ArtWorks artists to exhibit “Through Our Eyes: Our Arizona-Sonoran Desert” at their newly opened REC Oasis Lounge & Art Gallery, as their first show. The opening reception takes place Friday, Dec. 7, 3 – 7 p.m.

A short presentation will take place from 4 to 4:30 p.m., with welcome remarks from Campus Rec and ArtWorks representatives. In addition, several ArtWorks artists will share about the art-making process.

The opening reception is free and open to the public. Light refreshments will be served.

ArtWorks is an outreach program within the UA Sonoran Center for Excellence in Disabilities at the UA Department of Family and Community Medicine. ArtWorks promotes community and mutual learning through creative and expressive arts interactions between adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) and UA students.

For more information, please contact  Yumi Shirai, PhD:

Event Location: 


UA Campus Rec Center - REC Oasis Lounge & Art Gallery; 1400 E. Sixth St.