• Double O Arch

    Arches

    National Park Utah

Community Artist Program

The Community Artist in the Parks program began in 2009 as a way to highlight the connection between local artists and the landscapes contained within the National Park Service Southeast Utah Group (SEUG): Arches and Canyonlands National Parks and Hovenweep and Natural Bridges National Monuments.

The program gives visitors from across the globe an opportunity to see first-hand the results of artistic inspiration from wild nature. It provides local artists an ability to teach and demonstrate their medium and passion for creative expression.

Interested? Read more about applying for this position.

Meet The Artists

2014 - Serena Supplee
2013 - Sarah Hamingson
2012 - Logan Hansen
2011 - Kathy Cooney
2010 - Pete Apicella
2009 - Chad Niehaus

Introductory Video

 

 

Watch this video on our YouTube channel.

Did You Know?

Detail of petroglyph panel

Native Americans never inhabited Arches on a year-round basis, though they certainly roamed the area searching for wild game, useful plants and rocks for tool-making. Petroglyphs near Wolfe Ranch are thought to have been created by Indians from the Ute/Paiute cultures. More...