Call for Artists
Contact: Nancy Holman, 435-719-2240
Contact: Chad Niehaus, 435-259-9314
The National Park Service is currently accepting applications for the 2010 Community Artist in the Parks program. Established in 2009, the Community Artist in the Parks program highlights the connection between a local artist and the surrounding landscape, particularly Arches and Canyonlands National Parks and Hovenweep and Natural Bridges National Monuments. The artist creates work within the parks and shares his/her inspiration and creative process with visitors from around the world.
Download Application Packet [17k PDF file]
Did You Know?
Once feared of becoming extinct, desert bighorn sheep are making a tentative comeback in southeast Utah due to reintroduction efforts by the National Park Service. There are roughly 50 sheep in Arches, though their shy nature keeps them well-hidden from most visitors. More...