December in the Desert: Tucson Happenings Artist Profile

"December in the Desert” comes alive through the colorful paintbrush of renowned Tucson visual artist, Diana Madaras. "Painting fills me with joy,” says the Madaras, who has won Tucson’s Best Visual Artist nine times. She has owned her own art Gallery in Tucson for nearly 20 years. When you step into Madaras Gallery during the holiday season you will enter a Desert Winter Wonderland- enjoying a huge assortment of uniquely Tucson holiday cards, ornaments, and hand-curated holiday décor.

Madaras is continually inspired by culture and landscape of Tucson. Gallery visitors will take a visual tour of the city through paintings of the historic Barrio district, the University of Arizona, Mission San Xavier del Bac, iconic local landmarks, and the Tucson Wildlife Center animals.

Read the full article in the Tucson Happenings December issue here