Shemer Art Center

5005 East Camelback Road, Phoenix, AZ 85018


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Located in an historic house and set at the base of Camelback Mountain, the 40-acre site offers panoramic views of the beautiful Arcadia neighborhood. The Shemer Art Center was named “One of the 10 Best Museums in Phoenix” by USA Today.

The Shemer Art Center is a “home for the arts” that provides a unique and inviting atmosphere for residents and visitors to enjoy and learn about visual art, through classes, lectures, workshops, exhibits and events. Areas of instruction offered year-round by professional teaching artists include drawing, painting, printmaking, ceramics, fused glass, mixed media, photography and jewelry-making. 

Additional features of the Shemer Art Center include a boutique gift shop plus an outdoor sculpture garden, both featuring  one-of-a-kind works of art created by some of Arizona’s most talented artists, for viewing and for sale.