The Art Galleries at Yavapai College

The Yavapai College Art Galleries are instructional galleries under the umbrella of the Visual, Performing and Liberal Arts Division. All openings sponsored by the YC Art Department


Current Exhibition - Prescott Campus

Juried Student ExhibitionDistinct & Recent - Spring 2014 Juried Student Exhibition

  • April 4 - May 10, 2014
  • Yavapai College Art Gallery, Prescott Campus
  • Come see the cream of the crop during our Spring Juried Student Art Exhibition. Enjoy Artist’s recent and distinct pieces made in various Yavapai College Art classes. A great time to view a variety of fresh artwork from Yavapai College Students from the Prescott campus.
  • Opening Reception: Friday, April 25, 5-7 pm
    Coincides with Artwalk.
  • Gallery Hours: Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
    Closed: Sunday and Monday
  • YC Art Gallery; 1100 E Sheldon St, Prescott, AZ 86301
  • For more information, please call 928.776.2031

Juror's Talk with Bonny Stauffer - Prescott Campus

Bonny StaufferBonny is a local Artist and Educator

  • Friday, April 25, 2014
  • Yavapai College Art Gallery, Prescott Campus
  • Bonny is a local Artist and Educator and had a 22 year career at Yavapai College. Come listen to commentary on juroring an art show and how and what decisions helped decide her selections. Questions encouraged!
  • Starting at 5:15 pm
  • YC Art Gallery; 1100 E Sheldon St, Prescott, AZ 86301
  • For more information, please call 928.776.2031

Current Exhibition - Verde Valley Campus

Verde Gallery Student ARt ExhibitionVerde Gallery Student Art Exhibition

  • April 7 - April 24, 2014
  • Come see the cream of the crop during our Spring Student Art Exhibition. Enjoy artist’s recent and distinct pieces made in various Yavapai College Art classes. A great time to view a variety of fresh artwork from Yavapai College Students from the Verde campus.
  • Opening Reception: Thursday, April 10, 5-7 pm
  • Gallery Hours: Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • Closed: Fri, Sat, Sun
  • YC Verde Art Gallery; 601 Black Hills Dr. F-111, Clarkdale, AZ 86324
  • For more information, please call 928.649.5479

Yavapai College Permanent Art Collection

Watch the slideshow and learn more about each piece by clicking here for the pdf

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Exhibition Proposals

If you have interest in exhibiting in the Yavapai College Art Galleries, please contact us. The Gallery committee reviews submissions yearly in March. Currently we are scheduling exhibitions two years in advance.

Please submit CD with 15 digital images, with size, materials and date; resume; and statement and/or website address to accompany the exhibition proposal. Include prepaid envelope if you would like your materials returned.

Yavapai College Art Gallery
  • 1100 East Sheldon Street
  • Box 6850
  • Prescott, AZ 86301
  • (928) 776-2031
  • email
Prescott Art Gallery Manager:

Art Gallery Scheduled Closure Dates

  • Spring Break: March 10-15, 2014 (Mon-Sat)
  • Memorial Day: May 26, 2014 (Mon)

Interested in Photographing Artwork at Home?

The videos below were made by The Cleveland Institute of Art regarding the proper procedures for photographing 2Dimensional and 3Dimensional artwork. The videos go over studio lighting, art placement, and camera positioning for the general preparation needed to photograph your artwork at home. You may not have all the equipment used in these videos – however, the core concepts needed for Digital Submission is covered.

Additionally, below you will also find a .PDF with thorough and understandable directions for How to Set Your Digital Camera to Photograph Art, in case you were interested.

Click here to download (18kb pdf)




Adjusting Your Newly Photographed Images in Photoshop

You may already know how to prepare you artwork in Photoshop for your digital submission to the Student Juried Exhibition. If you don’t or you need a refresher course, these videos – made for The Cleveland Institute of Art, are great! There’s a part 1 and 2 so, if you decide to check them out, make sure you watch them in order.

Creating Digital Portfolio Images from your Work, Part One


Creating Digital Portfolio Images from your Work, Part Two