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May 25th–27th, 2019

Quick Draw artist Hyrum Joe finishing his artwork

Miniature Masterpiece Show & Sale: May 1st–27th
This will be the sixteenth presentation of the Museum’s successful Miniature Masterpiece Art Show and Sale. More than 30 successful and established artists have submitted small-scale works of art to be sold at fixed prices to benefit the museum. The Miniature Masterpieces will be on display at the Phippen Museum and on our web site, beginning May 1st, leading up to the Sale-by-Draw on Monday, May 27th. To place an Intent To Purchase absentee form, contact the museum's Curator, Lynette Tritel, (928) 778-1385, or send email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Miniature Masterpiece Reception: Friday, May 24th at 7PM
The Phippen will host a special invitational reception for Miniature art collectors on Friday, May 24th from 7 to 9PM. The evening includes catered appetizers and a cash bar, and guests will have one of the last opportunities to place an Intent-to-Purchase on the artwork; but reservations are required. So be sure to RSVP by calling the museum at (928) 778-1385. 

Miniature Masterpiece Sale-by-Draw: Monday, May 27th at 11AM

PAWS to Celebrate
Phippen Award Winners: Small Works to Go
Saturday, May 4th - Sunday, June 2nd.
A special exhibition and sale featuring artwork created by award winners from the past 3 Memorial weekend shows. These amazing pieces can be purchased anytime during the show and immediately taken home.

Western Art Booth Sales: May 25th & 26th, 9AM - 5PM and May 27th, 9AM - 3PM
Arizona’s premiere outdoor Western Art Show and Sale showcases the artwork of more than 90 Western artists from across the country, exhibiting in booths on the historic Yavapai Courthouse Plaza in beautiful downtown Prescott, Arizona.

Artist Sarah Phippen working on her Quick Draw piece

Quick Draw Artist Challenge: Saturday, May 25th & Sunday, May 26th at 2PM
A perennial crowd favorite, the Quick Draw challenges more than 20 invited artists to create a work of art in 60 minutes. Once completed, the pieces are immediately auctioned off on the north courthouse steps.

Artist Meet 'n Greet Dinner: Saturday, May 25th at 5:30PM
Join us for a great evening of fine art, food and fun at the museum, overlooking the incredible rock formations in Prescott's Granite Dells. The festivities will include live, western entertainment with Sky Daddy & Lonesome Valley, refreshing cocktails and and a delicious barbecue dinner with our participating artists provided by Big Daddy E's Smokin' Barbecue. 
Tickets: $30 per person. RSVP with the museum at (928)778-1385.

45th Annual Western Art Show Awards Ceremony: Sunday, May 26th at 11AM
This very special public ceremony on the Yavapai County Courthouse steps celebrates this year’s award-winning artists, including Best in Show and the Phippen Family Award (presented by members of the Phippen Family). Cash awards will also be awarded to the first, second, and third place winning artists in each media category.
PLEASE NOTE: The museum will be CLOSED on Tuesday, May 28th, 2019.