Our Mission

Tubac Center of the Arts represents Tubac’s artistic heritage and identity.  We pursue excellence in serving as a venue for artistic expression, appreciation, and learning for those who create and enjoy art in southern Arizona.

The Arts Are Equal

At Tubac Center of the Arts we believe that creative and artistic expression is equally available to all people without discrimination in age, gender identity, race, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, ethnicity.
We respect, value, and intentionally engage diverse cultures, perspectives, and abilities.

Become a Member!

Tubac Center of the Arts has been able to thrive and grow due to the support of its membership and donors. Your membership contribution is an investment in the future of vibrant cultural programming in the Santa Cruz Valley.

Paint Arizona Day 2024!

April 6th, 2024

 Get ready for an exciting artistic adventure! We’re thrilled to announce the upcoming “Paint Arizona Day,” a collaborative initiative with the Sonoran Plein Air Painters. On April 6th, 2024, we invite artists from all corners of Arizona to capture the beauty of our state through plein air painting.

“Paint Arizona Day” is a celebration of creativity, uniting plein air painters statewide. Whether you’re a member of our group, Sonoran Plein Air Painters, or any other art organization, everyone is welcome to participate. You don’t need to be a paid member; you just need the passion to paint!

Tubac Center of the Arts has been selected as an official paint out destination, save the date. In the meantime, spread the word, share your excitement on social media, and let’s make “Paint Arizona Day” a vibrant celebration of artistic expression.

RSVP 2 days in advanced to Mary Baum marygbaum@gmail.com

For more information please follow the link below!

Wonderful curated art in a Southwest setting

“I’ve been to the Tubac Center of the Arts many times and am always amazed at the quality and diversity of the curated art. I’ve been known to stand mesmerized by a painting for long periods of time. The staff is friendly and dedicated.”  TripAdvisor Review

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Visiting Tubac

Tubac offers a rich history as well as an artistic experience. Just a 45-minute drive south of Tucson, the blue skies and mountainous vistas surround this laid back community offering visitors a respite and retreat from the hustle of everyday life.

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Tubac Center of the Arts