palm springs animation film festival

Art in Motion

The Palm Springs International Animation Festival offers a day filled with feature films, animated shorts, and the opportunity to talk with groundbreaking filmmakers.

Susan Myrland Arts & Entertainment, Attractions, Current Digital

The Palm Springs International Animation Festival offers a one-day getaway from the holiday hustle on Dec. 14 featuring the Netflix film, “I Lost My Body”.

Joshua Tree National Park Art Exposition

Portraying the Park

Joshua Tree National Park Art Exposition is an annual, month-long festival of art celebrating the park’s natural beauty and cultural history.

Susan Myrland Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital

Joshua Tree National Park Art Exposition is an annual, month-long festival of art celebrating the park’s natural beauty and cultural history.

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New Life for Ancient Wonders

Alberto Acosta wants to bring a new museum to the desert focused on the origins of life, ancient civilizations, and connections to the cosmos.

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Alberto Acosta wants to bring his Museum of Ancient Wonders to the desert focused on the origins of life, ancient civilizations, and cosmos connections.

noah purifoy museum

The Durable Ephemeral

Since 1989, Noah Purifoy’s distinctive assemblage art has influenced the desert — and been shaped by it in return.

Susan Myrland Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital

Since 1989, the Noah Purifoy Outdoor Desert Art Museum’s distinctive assemblage art has influenced the desert — and been shaped by it in return.

Agata-Oleksiak

Getting Hooked

CREATE Center for the Arts contributes to national crochet mural project honoring historic female activists and pioneers.

Susan Myrland Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital

Community organizing and crochet might seem an odd pairing at first, but there are similarities. Both involve small actions multiplied over time into complex systems. Both aim to improve quality of life. And both are satisfying when performed in a group. The artist Agata Oleksiak (known professionally as Olek) gained widespread attention in 2003 when she began using crochet as

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Desert Experiment

Desert X 2019, launching Feb. 9, asks whether nature can withstand development, even as the show generates cultural tourism that feeds the valley’s economy.

Susan Myrland Arts & Entertainment, Current Digital

Desert X 2019, launching Feb. 9, asks whether nature can withstand development, even as the show generates cultural tourism that feeds the valley’s economy.