Increasing Chances of Showers and Thunderstorms Through the Week.
Monsoonal weather patterns have moved into the Grand Canyon area decreasing fire danger. As a result, on Tuesday, July 8 at 8 a.m. fire managers lifted fire restrictions within Grand Canyon National Park. More »
Two Bats Collected in the Park Have Tested Positive for Rabies
One on the North Kaibab Trail and the other at Tusayan Ruin/Museum. Rabies can be prevented if appropriate medical care is given following an exposure. Any persons having physical contact with bats in Grand Canyon National Park, please follow this link. More »
Selected Artists - South Rim - October 2014 - October 2015
Our brilliant and happy 2013 South Rim Jury Panel!
Meet the Jury Panel!
J.T. Tannous- Executive Director: Coconino Center for the Arts, Flagstaff, Arizona
Judy Hellmich-Bryan - Chief of Interpretation, Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona
Kim Buchheit - graphic designer; mixed-media studio artist; curator; Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona
Susan Verkamp - writer; Taos, New Mexico
April Werner - painter; Taos, New Mexico
October 19 - November 8, 2014; wood sculptor Michael Bauermeister; Augusta, Missouri.
November 9 - 29, 2014; bricolage (mixed media) artist Polly Law; Kingston, New York.
December 21, 2014 - January 10, 2015; visual and conceptual artist Mel Ziegler; Nashville, Tennessee.
April, 2015; painter Robert Delegowski; Flagstaff, Arizona.
May, 2015; painter John Cogan; Farmington, New Mexico.
June, 2015; painter Melanie Vote; Brooklyn, New York.
July, 2015; photographer Robert Langham; Tyler, Texas.
August, 2015; drawing and printmaker Emma Stibbon; Bristol, UK.
September, 2015; painter Lisa Gilley; Nordland, Washington.
LOOKING AHEAD to this deferred residency!
December 15, 2015 - January 8, 2016; composer/performer Paul Kukuchi; Seattle, Washington.
Did You Know?
In November of 1934, the Grand Canyon Civilian Conservation Corps began working on a telephone line through the canyon. They started at Indian Garden and moved down to the Colorado River. They needed to complete this portion of the line first before the extreme summer heat started. More...