Mexican Artwork and Mercado Home Tours Scheduled in February
Calling all Arizona art lovers! Five Paradise Valley homes will be opening their doors for locals to view Friends of Mexican Art galleries. This exciting, cultural tour is set for Sunday, February 23rd, beginning at 4 p.m. The Arts Home Tour and Mexican Mercado will give residents a chance to purchase and view beautiful diverse handmade pieces.
Tickets are $35 and will be on sale after January 30th. Mark your calendars for this exciting event! The homes are chosen to display fascinating collections with a focus on on Mexican art. The homeowners’ love of art will be obvious once you step into one of their personal galleries. Mercado Mexicano will be at one of the homes to sell items to customers. A portion of the funds will be donated to benefit Friends of Mexican Art.
Phoenix-based Friends of Mexican Art has focused on raising money to purchase artwork for local Arizona museums, publishing exhibition catalogs, and assisting in the restoration of important Mexican cultural landmarks. Experience a different side of culture in Paradise Valley, and help keep historic places alive for locals and visitors each year!
Tickets will be available after January 30 at the following retail stores: Fiesta Furnishings (cash or check only at this location) ,15320 N. Hayden Rd., Scottsdale, 480-951-3239; Vision Gallery, 10 E. Chicago, Chandler, 480-917-6859; The Purple Lizard, 2827 N. 15th Ave., Phoenix, 602-728-0980, and Arte de la Vida, 37 N. Tucson Blvd,