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Tucson Happenings March 2018

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Artist Profile March 2018 Artist Profile: Diana Madaras


All Artist & Small Paintings Show This year, the show features 20 new paintings by Diana Madaras, as well as numerous new pieces by our talented guest artists. Below you can find all of the Madaras artwork displayed in the show. To inquire about a painting, please call the Gallery at 520.615.3001 www.madaras.com. The artists' reception will be on Sunday, March 4th from 11am-2pm. If you'd like to join us, please RSVP by calling (520) 623-4000 or emailing ops@madaras.com. We hope to see you there!

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Artist Profile Artist Profiles from Past issues


Tucson Happenings is devoted to our local artists and have been publishing monthly artist profiles for years. This page will list many artists that have profiled since we went digital in May of 2015.

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Artist Profile Featured Gallery Exhibits


Watercolor, acrylic, oil, oh my! Plucked from the hundreds of events in the March 2018 calendar, we have our monthly rundown of local galleries and artists with special and ongoing exhibits this month..

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Features

  Origami March 2018 Origami Page: Cats, cats, cats!

By Mary Ellen Palmeri


Cats, cats, cats!  Last month began the Year of the Dog, so this month I'm offering the other side of the spectrum - something for cat lovers!  Cats symbolically carry the notion of supposedly having "nine lives".  This old belief probably originated because cats are extremely agile, flexible, and react quickly as they stalk prey from high places, and when they fall they often land on their feet.

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  Arizona Paranormal March 2018 Arizona Paranormal:
    Ghost Hunter vs Paranormal Investigator

By Becky McKiddy-Gydesen


Are you a ghost hunter or paranormal investigator? Some people may not even realize there is a difference, but there is. This month I have decided to write my article on this because recently my favorite investigator of all time, Grant Wilson, did a video on it and it inspired me; plus I did a public event that made me think more about it. People identify with the term Ghost Hunter more than they do Paranormal Investigator it seems, which is fine and I am sure the show Ghost Hunters plays a big part in that.

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Events

 

Tucson 23 Mexican Food Festival
Saturday, June 16 2018 at 6 p.m

Third Annual Tucson 23 Mexican Food Festival Expands Festivities to Full Week, Celebrating Local Culture and Heritage. An authentic food and cultural event supporting tourism and the arts. For the third year, the Southern Arizona Arts & Cultural Alliance (SAACA) is partnering with Visit Tucson to celebrate the best 23 miles of Mexican food north of the border, combined with the Southern Arizona arts community.
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Gnatman! June 7 through August 26, 2018
Will Gnatman alone be able to ward off this threat or will he need help from a very unlikely source?? Join us and find out what tricks the Jester has up his sleeve and how Gnatman will keep Mammoth City free of crime! The Gaslight Theatre 7010 E. Broadway Blvd. 886-9428 www.TheGaslightTheatre.com  Adults $21.95/Seniors, Students, Military $19.95/Children $11.95/
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Every Friday and Saturday Night Take a full three course table-served fine dining experience; combine it with a classic, hilarious 3-act, interactive Comedy Murder Mystery Whodunit; throw in the setting of an award winning Magic Performance and be prepared for one of the most unique and memorable experiences of a lifetime.
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Saturdays, 4-7 PM Southern Arizona Arts and Cultural Alliance and Tucson Premium Outlets present a series of free, family-friendly concerts! Enjoy the sounds of some of Southern Arizona's finest local musician's at Tucson Premium Outlets. The signature free concert series, held every Saturday evening, will feature a variety of weekly performances from local musicians and bands.
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March 2018 Cover:
Patio at Hotel California by Diana Madaras, Madaras Gallery
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