The local, visionary artist, Robert Zappanti is an important cultural resource here in Flagstaff. Born and raised in the Southwest, Mr. Zappanti’s work reflects his profound respect and love for animals, and the magical associations that he designates to them. In his own words, “I bring magic to my art, the way birds bring magic to me. Rob has participated in group and solo art shows ad the first of Hozhoni artist to exhibit internationally. He has ambitions to be exhibited in major art galleries worldwide. He is currently a daily participant in Hozhoni Art Program.