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On the Up & Up

On the Up & Up

Herb Alpert meets the Hunt Family of carvers for a soaring season-long exhibition.The exhibition includes totem poles by all three artists, as well as masks and wall plaques by the Hunts and paintings by Alpert.

CV Harvest Box

Good Stories Never Die

How J.D. Horn picked up an old manuscript and became a bestselling author. “As silly as it sounds, there’s a magic to Palm Springs. It gets into you and puts you into a creative mindset,” says author J.D. Horn.

The Desert Film Society

Declaration of Independents

The Desert Film Society is your ticket to year-round screenings of foreign and indie flicks. When she finally counted, Beth Ellen Fromm realized she sees at least 350 movies a year.

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A Gallery Fine Art

With an educated eye, A Gallery Fine Art in Palm Desert has placed established and emerging artists in memorable exhibitions that continue to add to the gallery’s reputation as one of the finest in the area.

J Willott Gallery

James Corbett An artist who once owned a motor wrecking business, has been turning auto parts into figurative sculptures for more than two decades, has found an enthusiastic audience at CODA Gallery in Palm Desert.

CODA Gallery

Celebrating 9 years on El Paseo, J Willott Gallery is entrenched as the stalwart member of the local art community. Honesty, quality and attention to detail are the gallery’s fundamental commitments to its collectors.

Barba Contemporary Art

Located in downtown Palm Springs, a fine art gallery featuring original artwork from established and emerging artists from across the country. A diverse group of artists that have a unique and dynamic perspective.

Two distinct art forms, one created by nature and the other by modern artists, is what the Filsinger Fine Art Gallery has been successfully showcasing on El Paseo in Palm Desert.

SHAG the Store

The fine art and merchandise created by the internationally recognized painter and designer Josh Agle (better known as Shag) is available exclusively at the fashionable Palm Springs Uptown Design District.


Sunnylands is the former winter home of Ambassador Walter and Leonore Annenberg. Designed by architect A. Quincy Jones with interiors by William Haines and Ted Graber, the 25,000 square-foot mid-century modern house.

Vicky’s is consistently named “Best Hot Spot,” “Most Vibrant Bar Scene,” and “Best Venue for Live Music". Featuring more than 36 local and nationally renowned musicians.