Fall 2013: Highway Interchange Bridge Work
Painted Desert Traffic Interchange (I-40 Exit 311) may be closed for construction. Check here for updates from Arizona Department of Transportation (ADOT): More »
Nov. 2012-July 2013, due to bank error credit cards may not have been charged for your entrance fee
...due to a bank error credit cards may not have been charged for your entrance fee, even if you received a receipt from the entrance station. The error was corrected on Sept. 26th, 2013. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
Artist In Residence
Artists in Residence 2013
May 19, 2013-June 1, 2013 Peggy Marlatt, pastels
June 2, 2013-June 15, 2013 Carol Chamberland, gouache & pencil
June 16, 2013-June 29, 2013 Melissa Oresky and Zak Boerger, mixed media
June 30, 2013-July 13, 2013 Mollie Doctrow, woodblock printing
Aug 11, 2013-Aug 24, 2013 Kathy Howard, pastels
Aug 25, 2013-Sept 3, 2013 Kirk Gittings, photography
Sept 8, 2013-Sept 21, 2013 Mary Collins and Susan McElhinney, photography and prose
Sept 23, 2013-Oct 7, 2013 Kim Garrison & Steve Radosevich, photography and poetry
Finished artwork should offer the public an opportunity to see the park's heritage through the eyes and ears of the contributing artists, thereby fulfilling one of the program's main purposes.
NPS/T. SCOTT WILLIAMS
The donated artwork may become property of the National Park Service, the park's Friends Group, or the Petrified Forest Museum Association. Artwork may be accessioned into the park's permanent museum collection, used in exhibits, used for educational purposes, and/or auctioned by partner entities. The artist retains a royalty-free, nonexclusive use license under the copyright of the art.
NPS/T. SCOTT WILLIAMS
NPS/T. Scott Williams
How to Apply
Please submit application materials and art samples as indicated on the application form. Applications will be accepted for the 2014 season (April–October) from November 15, 2013–February 15, 2014. Applications postmarked after the deadline cannot be considered.
Selection is based on:
Notification of finalists will be made by March 14, 2014, with a schedule of artists posted soon after.
For more information contact the Artist-in-Residence coordinator at (928) 524-6228 x273.
Did You Know?
Petrified Forest National Park is the only national park unit to protect a section of Historic Route 66!