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Newsletter Issue 132 Bay Area Art Events (Aug 11-20)

Key2ARTS Newsletter Cover Art

Cover Art by Suzanne Lesley from Event "City, Sea & Landscapes"

Art Events, Shows and Receptions

SFWA Gallery presents "City, Sea & Landscapes"

Thu, 08/10/2017, San Francisco, CA

Please join us for a Festive evening of Art! CITY, SEA & LANDSCAPES

Suzanne Lesley

Along the Nakasendo

08/01/2017-08/31/2017, Menlo Park, CA

Reception: 08/12/2017

MENLO PARK, Calif. -- The Portola Art Gallery presents “Along the Nakasendo” — an exhibition of watercolor paintings by Yvonne Newhouse of San Mateo.

Preserving the WoodShrine on Kumano Pass

/kän strəkt/, Mixed Media Artwork

08/04/2017-10/01/2017, Mountain View, CA

Reception: 09/15/2017

Community School of Music and Arts Presents /kän strəkt/, Mixed Media Artwork by local artist Heidi Lubin. The exhibition will be on display in CSMA’s Mohr Gallery from August 4 through October 1, 2017.

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Viewpoints Gallery and Jan Grady present Reflections by Jan Grady

08/01/2017-08/26/2017, Los Altos, CA

Reflections by Jan Grady
Artist reception will be held at Viewpoints Gallery and is free and open to the public.

"Venetian Canal with Poles" watercolor by Jan Grady "Figs in a Crystal Bowl" watercolor by Jan Grady

GALLERY 9 • AUGUST EXHIBIT • “A STUDY IN BLACK AND LIGHT”

08/01/2017-08/27/2017, Los Altos, CA

Joseph Najera, an artist who works primarily in wrought iron, brings new work to exhibit at Gallery 9 during the

GALLERY 9 • AUGUST EXHIBIT •  “A STUDY IN BLACK AND LIGHT”GALLERY 9 • AUGUST EXHIBIT •  “A STUDY IN BLACK AND LIGHT”

Peninsula Women’s Caucus for Art - NEW WORK – Exhibit and Reception

08/05/2017-08/24/2017, Half Moon Bay, CA

NEW art WORK is a significant part of an artist’s growth.

Peninsula Women’s Caucus for Art - NEW WORK – Exhibit  and ReceptionPeninsula Women’s Caucus for Art - NEW WORK – Exhibit  and Reception

Terrain: New Work by Mark Lightfoot

08/04/2017-09/16/2017, Oakland, CA

Manna Gallery is featuring a series of digital paintings and a wall of fused glass by returning Oakland artist Mark Lightfoot. This exhibition opens First Friday, August 4 and continues until September 16.

Haze IFire and Ice IX

As We See It

07/25/2017-08/19/2017, Palo Alto, CA

As we see itAs We See It

40 Years of Sonoma Valley Artist Ray Jacobsen

06/24/2017-08/19/2017, Santa Rosa, CA

Ray Jacobsen (1938-2007) was born in Englewood, Colorado and moved to Sonoma, California in 1947 where he lived for the remainder of his life. Ray showed an interest and talent in art from a very young age.

Earth Forms by Ray Jacobsen, 1997Colorado Rocks I by Ray Jacobsen, 1972

Greater Bay Area Open (GBAO)

06/15/2017-08/20/2017, Los Gatos, CA

The Los Gatos Art Association (LGAA) is proud to present the juried fine art show - Greater Bay Area Open at NUMU, New Museum Los Gatos.

Hello goodbye #3, Monotype Print, Corrine Landphere - First PlaceCoyote Hills Marsh, CA, Silver Gelatin Print, by Christine Hune - HM

Shapes of Nature - Painting Exhibition by Linda Curtis

07/08/2017-09/29/2017, Palo Alto, CA

Please join us at the EcoCenter on Saturday, July 15 from 10:30am-12:30pm for the opening reception of "Shapes of Nature". All art is for sale with 25% of proceeds directly benefiting Environmental Volunteers.

Shapes of Nature - Painting Exhibition by Linda Curtis

"Box of Dreams"

07/15/2017-08/29/2017, San Francisco, CA

The McLoughlin Gallery is pleased to present “Box of Dreams”, a solo exhibition featuring Leonel Saravia
Works on view July 15 – August 29, 2017 Opening Reception July 15, 3 - 5 pm

"Box of Dreams"

 

Art Talk, Class & Demo

Peggy Milovina Meyer - Animal Portrait Demo with Colored Pencils

Sat, 08/12/2017, Los Gatos, CA

Peggy is a Fine Art Illustrator whose medium is Colored Pencils. Her subject matter is portraits of pets, animals, people, and natural science subjects such as botanical illustrations.

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Art Classes in Fremont

Every Friday, 07/28/2017-09/01/2017, Fremont, CA

The Fremont Art Association offers instruction for would be artists from ages 4 to 100. For a complete listing of classes check out our website.

Art Classes in Fremont

Juliette Aristides Portrait and Figure Painting Workshop

08/28/2017-09/01/2017, San Carlos, CA

Portrait and Figure Painting Workshop
Juliette has taught at BACAA yearly since 2007

Build your artistic vocabulary as you work sequentially to complete a painting.

Juliette Aristides Portrait and Figure Painting Workshop

 

Call for Artists

CWA 48th National Exhibition Call for Entries

Deadline: 08/18/2017, Walnut Creek, CA

Call for Entries - CWA's 48th National Exhibition is accepting entries until August 18. Show January 3-31, 2018 at the Marin Society of Artists, 1515 3rd St., San Rafael, CA. More details in the prospectus on our website.

CWA 48th National Exhibition Call for Entries

CALL FOR ARTISTS: The Very Very Rare Affordable Art Fair

Mon, 08/21/2017, Los Gatos, CA

CALL FOR EMERGING ARTISTS:
Los Gatos Art Haus seeks creative types for long walks on the beach, candlelit dinners, and meandering conversations....

CALL FOR ARTISTS: The Very Very Rare Affordable Art Fair

TWO Calls for Bay Area Artists - Deadline August 26

Deadline: 08/26/2017, San Francisco, CA

OPEN CALL FOR BAY AREA ARTISTS:
“Loving Golden Gate Park”
Art Banner Competition & Juried Gallery Exhibition

Stow Lake Golden Gate Park

 

Coming Soon ... ...

Contemporary Landscapes by Kathleen Mitchell

08/29/2017-09/30/2017, Los Altos, CA

Reception: 09/01/2017

Contemporary Landscapes by Kathleen Mitchell

"Meandering Stream" by Kathleen Mitchell

50|50 Show

Fri, 09/01/2017, Pacifica, CA

50|50 Show Opens Sept 1 at Sanchez Art Center

50|50 Show

iPad Art: Creative Exploration

Sun, 09/10/2017, Mountain View, CA

Ages 7 & up!

Caroline Mustard, iPad Drawing

Constructions with Multiples

Fri, 09/15/2017, Mountain View, CA

Ages 14 & up!

Constructions with Multiples

Portrait Drawing and Painting with Drapery Class - Linda Dulaney

Tue, 09/12/2017, San Carlos, CA

Course Description
Students will have the opportunity to work methodically through a process to compare
what they see accurately then draw from nature. We will be working in the studio with

Portrait Drawing and Painting with Drapery Class

Figure Drawing and Painting - Noah Buchanan

Tue, 09/12/2017, San Carlos, CA

Figure Drawing and Painting Class Fall session.

September 12-Nov 14, 2017.

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

Figure Drawing and Painting - Noah BuchananSomething Lost

Figure Drawing and Painting Class - Linda Dulaney

Thu, 09/14/2017, San Carlos, CA

Course Description

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Annual Art Show

09/26/2017-10/29/2017, Fremont, CA

The Fremont Art Association is holding its 52nd Annual Art Show from September 26-October 29 2017. Members and the general public are invited to submit two and three-dimensional art for this juried Art Show.

The Leader is Present

09/15/2017-10/14/2017, San Francisco, CA

Reception: 09/15/2017

The McLoughlin Gallery is pleased to present “The Leader is Present”, a solo exhibition featuring Max Papeschi
Works on view September 15 – October 14, 2017 Opening Reception September 15, 6 – 9 pm

The Leader is Present

 

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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