Newsletter Issue 177 Bay Area Art Events (Nov 21-30)

Cover photo "Thanksgiving 2017" by Distant Lake

Art Events, Shows and Receptions

Gallery 9 Holiday Show

10/30/2018-12/23/2018, Los Altos, CA

Reception: Fri 11/30/2018

Gallery 9 in Los Altos will present an extended exhibit for the Holiday Season.

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Berkeley Artisans Holiday Open Studios

Sat, 11/24/2018, Berkeley, CA

Berkeley Artisans Holiday Open Studios- A Free Self-Guided Tour of 100 Professional Artisan Workshops and Galleries

Weekends, 11-6 p.m., November 24-25, December 1-2, 8-9, 15-16, 22-23

Hand-fabricated bracelet by Alison AntelmanCeramic Vase by Sarah Gregory of Berkeley Potters GuildWax and Mixed Media paintings by Barbara Maricle

Gallery House Holiday Show - GIVING

11/13/2018-11/24/2018, Palo Alto, CA

“Giving” Holiday Show Reception, Sat., November 17, 2018 5pm (Show runs until 12/24/18)

Gallery House Holiday Show - GIVING

Festive! Opens Soon at Manna Gallery

11/16/2018-12/22/2018, Oakland, CA

Manna Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition for the holidays featuring reasonably priced paintings and works in fused glass by Mark Lightfoot and custom jewelry by Gretchen Greene. Festive!

Gretchen Greene: Necklace with Bone,Nepalese Silver, Antique LocketMark Lightfoot: "Moonrise", Acrylic on CanvasMark Lightfoot:  "Sea and Sky", Fused Glass Wall Hanging

Holiday Gift Market at Arc

Sat, 12/01/2018, San Francisco, CA

Holiday Gift Market at Arc on Saturday, December 1st, 12-3PM

Holiday Gift Market at Arc


11/20/2018-01/06/2019, Fremont, CA

The Fremont Art Association is hosting a Black & White show with art in a variety of mediums.  FAA was asked to join the Niles Essanay Silent Film Museum and have a show that complements Essanay's special show, "Moving Silently" 


Holiday Boutique

11/20/2018-01/06/2019, Fremont, CA

Hand crafted items for the holidays made by local artists: Jewelry, wearables, ceramics, wood working and accessories.
Special items at special prices!

Holiday Boutique

Secrets, Lies and Disinformation

11/10/2018-12/08/2018, San Francisco, CA

We live in an age where lies and disinformation have become a standard discourse in politics and government.

Secrets, Lies and Disinformation

Members' Fall Juried Show

11/08/2018-01/09/2019, Los Gatos, CA

The Los Gatos Art Association presents its Fall Members' Juried Show Nov 8 - Jan 8 at the Addison Penzak JCC in Los Gatos. Noted Juror, George Rivera, chose 79 pieces of members' original art for this year's show.

Watercolors by Jan Grady

10/30/2018-12/01/2018, Los Altos, CA

Viewpoints Gallery and Jan Grady are proud to present our November exhibition “Watercolors” by Jan Grady.

"Copper and Flowers" watercolor by Jan Grady "Painting Reflections in Copper" watercolor by Jan Grady

Holiday Magic In Porcelain and Paint

10/27/2018-01/05/2019, Moraga, CA

In the spirit of the season, the Moraga Art Gallery presents “Holiday Magic in Porcelain and Paint” a colorful new show featuring the works of two of Lamorinda’s most celebrated artists: Lafayette’s Donna Arganbright and Orinda’s Maria

Holiday Magic In Porcelain and Paint

Solo Exhibition "Seeing Patterns"

10/24/2018-11/25/2018, Redwood City, CA

The Main Gallery presents Seeing Patterns, a solo exhibition of Gallery artist Jean Thrift. Thrift’s work shows us the beauty in patterns all around us.

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Art of Social Commentary

10/13/2018-11/24/2018, Santa Rosa, CA

As we once again enter election season, we are showing artist’s responses to social and political issues of importance to them, both past and present.

"The Border Crossed Us!" by Emmanuel Catarino Montoya

California Watercolor Association CWA Presents - Explore Color. Discover Color Show

08/06/2018-01/31/2019, San Rafael, CA

California Watercolor Association (CWA) Presents…

California Watercolor Association CWA Presents - Explore Color. Discover Color Show

Call for Entries

Kings Mountain Art Fair - 56th - 2019

Deadline: Wed, 01/30/2019, WOODSIDE, CA

Kings Mountain Art Fair (KMAF) is a three-day outdoor exhibition held in the redwood forest just south of San Francisco on Labor Day Weekend. The show has been held annually since 1963.

Kings Mountain Art Fair - 56th - 2019

Coming Soon ... ...

Nanette Wylde: On Longing and Other Stories Exhibition

12/14/2018-01/27/2019, Mountain View, CA

Reception: Sun 01/13/2019

About On Longing and Other Stories:

Nanette Wylde: On Longing and Other Stories Exhibition

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This newsletter only contains receptions and other special events in the upcoming week. There are many excellent ongoing art shows we are not able to include in. 

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