Key2ARTS Community Newsletters

Newsletter Issue 119 Bay Area Art Events (Mar 21-31)

Cover Art by Alvin Joe from "Alvin Joe Seascape Demo"

Art Events, Shows and Receptions

two minds

03/28/2017-04/22/2017, palo Alto, CA

Two minds, an exhibit of two painters, C. Coqui and J. Jones-Sereno, will be held at Gallery House, 320 S. California Ave. Palo Alto, Ca. (650-326-1668,

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California Watercolor Association’s “Different Perspective” Show

Sat, 04/01/2017, Brentwood, CA

CWA presents “Different Perspective” an art show which will showcase numerous member artists’ works. Many are accomplished artists who have been accepted into numerous shows.

California Watercolor Association’s “Different Perspective” Regional Show California Watercolor Association’s “Different Perspective” Regional Show

Transformations: New Work by Judy Seidel

03/31/2017-05/06/2017, Oakland, CA

Manna Galley is pleased to welcome back Berkeley artist Judy Seidel. Exhibition opens Friday, March 31 and continues to May 6.


Talavera-Ballon Spring Open Studio

04/01/2017-04/02/2017, San Francisco, CA

Join artist Talavera-Ballon at his studio in the Mission District, SF to see his latest works of art (Apr 1 & 2).

Desafiando la TormentaPescadore GiganteLabrando la tierra

Divergent Figures: Artworks of Nagui Achamallah, Zarmine Aghazarian, and Bhavna Misra

02/25/2017-03/25/2017, Fremont, CA

Divergent Figures: Artworks of Nagui Achamallah, Zarmine Aghazarian, and Bhavna Misra
Figurative and Portraiture Show
February 24 – March 25, 2017

Divergent Figures: Artworks of Nagui Achamallah, Zarmine Aghazarian, and Bhavna Misra

Helge Ternsten - It Is What It Isn't

03/03/2017-04/02/2017, Pacifica, CA

Helge Ternsten Exhibits at Sanchez Art Center

Helge Ternsten - It Is What It Isn't

Reflections on Water

03/15/2017-09/11/17, Los Altos Hills, CA

Reception: 3/19/2017 2PM

Reflections on Water, an exhibition of paintings by Katherine K. Allen will be on display at the Los Altos Hills Town Hall from March 15 through September 2017.

[Far Shore II, Diptych]Reflections on Water

Balance in Asymmetry

02/17/2017-03/25/2017, Oakland, CA

Manna Gallery is pleased to exhibit the brass and copper wallpieces of David M Bowman and Reed Bowman, a father-son collaboration with a studio in the former American Steel Building in Oakland.

David M Bowman Wallpiece Patinaed Brass Reed Bowman Wallpiece Patinaed Brass


02/28/2017-03/25/2017, Palo Alto, CA

“Reflect”, an exhibit of glass by Rose Hagan, and watercolor painting by Debbie Bakker, will be held at Gallery House, 320 S. California Ave., Palo Alto, CA (650) 326-1668, February 28th to March 25th, 2017.


02/15/2017-03/26/2017, Redwood City, CA

The Main Gallery artists invite you to explore your relationship to the home through art. The objects within our domestic space fundamentally contribute to our lives in significant and sometimes subtle ways.


Call for Artists

Primavera ADAS Spring Show CALL to ARTISTS Entries Due 4/22

Deadline: Sat, 04/22/2017, DANVILLE, CA

This year marks the Alamo Danville Artists’ Society’s 40TH Spring Art Show & Sale at “PRIMAVERA”!

PRIMAVERA Call To Artists Entries due April 22

Art Demos, Classes and Workshops

Beautiful Portrait Painting & Design Workshop - Patricia Watwood

03/20/2017-03/24/2017, San Carlos, CA

Patty taught at BACAA in 2011
We are honored to welcome her back.

Creating Your Personal Mandala-An Art Workshop

Thu, 03/23/2017, Palo Alto, CA

Mandala means circle and represents wholeness. The mandala appears in all aspects of life; the earth, moon, sun and more. A mandala is a circular design symbolizing life as never ending.

Creating Your Personal Mandala-An Art Workshop

Alvin Joe - Watercolor Seascape Demo

Sat, 04/08/2017, Los Gatos, CA

Alvin Joe will demonstrate painting a watercolor seascape using the "wet on wet" technique.

Alvin Joe with painting "Clay Street, SF"End of HarvestFirst Crop

Coming Soon ... ...

Gallery 9 April Exhibition 'Space & Dimension' Mixed Media Paintings & functional art by Rachel Tirosh

Tue, 04/04/2017, Los Altos, CA

Gallery 9 is proud to present 'Space and Dimension' a solo exhibition by the Mixed Media artist Rachel Tirosh. New mixed media abstract paintings and a new collection of polymer clay functional art.

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Colored Pencil Techniques by Amy Lindenberger, CPSA, CPX

Sat, 04/08/2017, Livermore, CA

Colored Pencil Society of America, DC210 San Jose will be holding TWO 1-day workshops presented by Amy Lindenberger, CPSA, CPX.

Learn New Colored Pencil Techniques with Amy Lindenberger, CPSA, CPX

Figure Drawing and Painitng - Noah Buchanan

04/04/2017-06/06/2017, San Carlos, CA

Noah’s classes are quite popular please register to secure the space.

(*the focus of this course alternates between “Figure” and “Portrait” every other quarter.)

Your Fathers Lightsaber


Tue, 04/11/2017, ALAMO, CA

Join us for our April 2017 meeting with internationally recognized Colored Pencil artist
Peggy Magovern
April 11th, 2017
Tuesday Evening Meeting at 7:30pm
Alamo Women’s Club, 1401 Danville Blvd., Alamo, CA

by Peggy Magovernby Peggy Magovern

ArtWorlds - India

Fri, 04/14/2017, Mountain View, CA

ArtWorlds - a Celebration of Art from Around the Globe
Featuring traditional arts of India and an Indian classical dance performance

Free event! Come to CSMA for a sensational evening of art, music, wine and cuisine!

ArtWorlds - India

Sean Cheetham Figure Drawing Workshop

Sat, 04/15/2017, San Carlos, CA

Three workshops to choose from in 2017
Figure Drawing Workshop
April 15 & 16, 2017
Portrait Painting
October 28 & 29, 2017

Sean Cheetham Figure Drawing Workshop

Check Key2ARTS Community Calendar to see what's happening today! 

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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