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
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.
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.
Goodman Pavilion of Western American Art
The Tucson Museum of Art
Scottsdale Artists’ School
Empire Ranch Foundation
Cowboy Artists of America
National Cowboy Museum