Communicating thoughts, culture, and concepts through art is incredibly important to us here at The Nature Lodge. We believe that the conversation surrounding conservation is best served through artistic means. Whether that be through new technology, design, or innovation, we applaud other organizations that help our community cultivate their artistic expression in whatever form that takes. Together, we can create a more sustainable and colorful future. Here are some amazing organizations that are taking conscious creativity to the extreme!
Arts Council Santa Cruz County
Arts Council Santa Cruz County fuels our community’s creative ecosystem. Their work serves thousands of youth, artists, and arts organizations across Santa Cruz County every year. They invest in arts education programs, host the beloved Open Studios Art Tour, and support artists, arts organizations, and the thriving artist community at the Tannery Arts Center. www.artscouncilsc.org
Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History
The Santa Cruz Museum of Art & History (MAH) is a thriving community gathering place that offers rotating art and history exhibitions, visual and performing artworks, public festivals, education and outreach programs, and cultural celebrations in collaboration with our many partners. www.santacruzmah.org
Santa Cruz Mountains Art Center
The mission of the Santa Cruz Mountains Arts Center is to support and encourage the arts through education, exhibition, and cultural activities, reflecting the unique and diverse environment of the mountain communities. www.mountainartcenter.org