Army Artwork on Display at the Yuma Art Center

Jan 14, 2013

Yuma Art Center
Credit Yuma Art Center

  This past weekend, Yuma Proving Ground and Marine Corps Air Station-Yuma prepared the 2013 Spirit of Yuma Military Festival.  The festival was in Yuma’s historic north end it featured live music and entertainment.

The festival marked the opening of an exhibit in the Yuma Art Center of art created by military personnel that will be on display for the next six weeks.  KAWC’s Michelle Faust visited the exhibit with the curator of the Yuma Proving Ground Museum and Heritage center, Bill Heidner and brings us this story…

While reporting for this story, curator Heidner told a story about one painting that had much of Yuma's early history.  Time did not allow to include the story, but you can hear it here.