Friends of Western Art

Who We Are.

Featured auction item at the 2014 Artist of the Year eventby Deborah Copenhaver-Fellows:
“A Little Border Issue”

Size: 22.5″H x 36″L

About the Friends of Western Art

Incorporated in 1981 as an Arizona 501(C)3 nonprofit organization, FWA is dedicated to supporting awareness of and promoting Western Art in Tucson and Southern Arizona and raising funds for education and various projects through activities such as the annual Artist of the Year Dinner, “First Tuesday” events and other activities.

Mission Statement

Friends of Western Art promotes awareness of the art of the American West. We do this through underwriting and educational programs and providing support to both established and emerging western artists and artisans in Tucson an Southern Arizona. Friends of Western Art was incorporated as a non-profit organization in 1981.

 

Related Links

Goodman Pavilion of Western American Art
http://www.tucsonarts.com/historic_block/index.php

The Tucson Museum of Art
http://www.tucsonarts.com

Scottsdale Artists’ School
http://www.scottsdaleartschool.org

Empire Ranch Foundation

http://www.empireranchfoundation.org

Desert Museum
http://www.desertmuseum.org

Cowboy Artists of America
http://www.cowboyartistsofamerica.com

National Cowboy Museum
http://www.nationalcowboymuseum.org

Promoting the Awareness of Art of the American West

Do have an affinity and love for western art?
Why not partner with the Friends of Western Art by donating to our organization. Help us bring awareness
to this style of creativity and continue to encourage others through our grants and scholarships.

Donate Now

FWA Board of Directors

Officers

John K. Goodman
Chairman Emeritus
Michael Ewing
President
Jim Sheehan
First Vice President
Charlie Silverson
Second Vice President
Beth Fulfer
Treasurer
Addie Valentine
Corresponding Secretary

Directors

Catherine Baron
Liz Bracken
Hal Byrd
Laura Davis
Melissa Fulton
Donna Iams
Chris Mooney
Mary Parnell
Gayle Povis
Lloyd Sharp
Cynthia Cobb
Director Emeritus
Aline Goodman
Director Emeritus

FWA Advisory Board

 

Cindy Clayberg
John Davis
Neil Opsal
Barbara Peck