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Art: Art Show
Tapestry: A History of Sacramento's African-American Community
From the beginning of January through the end of February 2017, local artist Darryl Davis presents a collection of sketches and watercolors that both capture and celebrate the African-American experience in Sacramento. The exhibit will be shown in the lobb...
Sacramento Public Library – Central
Sacramento, CA

Wed 2/22/17 - Tue 2/28/17 at 12am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery
Marsha Schindler: Floating on the Edge
Marsha Schindler’s current series of female swimmers and boats relate to her life-long interest in both swimming and the ocean. Her ceramic sculptures narrative, and her sculptural work and large-scale charcoal drawings bridge issues of danger, play, and ...
Pence Gallery
Davis, CA

Wed 2/22/17 - Sun 2/26/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Installations, Multimedia, Gallery
U.S. Presidential Election Twitter Activity
This project, designed by Jiayi and Shih-Wen Young with the assistance of Weidong Yang, Qilian Yu and Bartek Klusek, transforms the 2016 presidential election Twitter data into a large-scale installation to probe the question of how social media assumes fo...
Pence Gallery
Davis, CA

Wed 2/22/17 - Thu 3/30/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Photography
Danny Lyon: Message to the Future
This is the first comprehensive retrospective of the career of Danny Lyon (b. 1942) to be presented in 25 years. The exhibition is organized by the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco and premiered at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, in summe...
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum
San Francisco, CA

Wed 2/22/17 - Sun 2/26/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 2/28/17 - Sun 3/5/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 3/7/17 - Sun 3/12/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 3/14/17 - Sun 3/19/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 3/21/17 - Sun 3/26/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Painting, Sculpture
Frank Stella: A Retrospective
This is the first comprehensive U.S. exhibition of Frank Stella's work since 1970. In 1959, at the age of 23, Stella (b. 1936) burst onto the New York art scene as an already mature artist with his now-legendary series of black paintings, which served as a...
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum
San Francisco, CA

Wed 2/22/17 - Sun 2/26/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Sculpture
Alexander Calder: Motion Lab
Alexander Calder revolutionized art in the early 1930s by introducing actual movement into his sculptural and pictorial compositions. Animated as if by a life force, these works quickly came to be known as "mobiles," a word that still brings to mind aerial...
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)
San Francisco, CA

Wed 2/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 2/23/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 2/24/17 - Wed 3/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 3/2/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 3/3/17 - Wed 3/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Sculpture
British Sculptors: The Fisher Collection
This exhibition brings together more than 40 years of sculpture by artists born or working in Great Britain. Drawn from the Doris and Donald Fisher Collection, the presentation begins with works by Barbara Hepworth and Henry Moore, who established a footin...
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)
San Francisco, CA

Wed 2/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 2/23/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 2/24/17 - Wed 3/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 3/2/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 3/3/17 - Wed 3/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Textiles
Claudy Jongstra: Aarde
Using wool from heritage sheep she raises in the northern Netherlands, Dutch designer Claudy Jongstra creates visceral landscapes of texture and color. For "Aarde," a monumental, site-specific mural installation at SFMOMA, Jongstra applied Bay Area mineral...
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)
San Francisco, CA

Wed 2/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 2/23/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 2/24/17 - Wed 3/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 3/2/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 3/3/17 - Wed 3/8/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Ceramics/Pottery, Art Talk
ACAI Studios & Gallery: Inside Out
Come join us for our gallery opening featuring the works of Judy Knott, Ann Henderson-Pantos, Joann Lindelof, & Roberta Almerez. Come meet the artists and join us for refreshments. Gallery Hours: Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday 12 p.m.-4 p.m., Saturday...
ACAI Studios & Gallery
Fair Oaks, CA

Wed 2/22/17 - Sat 3/11/17 at 6pm-9pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Photography
David Robertson: Death by Abstraction
David Robertson is a retired professor of English at UC Davis, where he was also a member of the graduate groups in Ecology and Geography. He was a member of the group of faculty who established the Program in Nature and Culture, and joined with other facu...
Gallery 1855 at Davis Cemetery District
Davis, CA

Wed 2/22/17 - Fri 2/24/17 at 9am-3pm
Mon 2/27/17 - Tue 2/28/17 at 9am-3pm
Art: Art Show, Folk Art/Crafts, Gallery, Benefit/Fundraiser
Heidi Bekebrede: The All Doll (No Gun) Show
Artery member Heidi Bedebreke has long been fascnated by billboards proclaiming "Gun and Doll Show" at Cal Expo, and now, as a response, is holding an all-doll show (no guns) to celebrate the nurturing nature of human beings. Artery members, friends, famil...
The Artery
Davis, CA

Wed 2/22/17 - Thu 2/23/17 at 10am-6pm
Fri 2/24/17 at 10am-9pm
Sat 2/25/17 at 10am-6pm
Sun 2/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 2/27/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: History/Science, Museum, Photography
Speed!
Shortly after motor cars emerged, people became fascinated with speed, endurance and pushing the limits. See cars that competed from Indy to the treacherous roads of Mexico, enjoy stories of rivers and teams, and learn how innovations from this sport infl...
National Automobile Museum
Reno, NV

Wed 2/22/17 - Sat 2/25/17 at 9:30am-5:30pm
Sun 2/26/17 at 10am-4pm
Mon 2/27/17 - Sat 3/4/17 at 9:30am-5:30pm
Sun 3/5/17 at 10am-4pm
Mon 3/6/17 - Sat 3/11/17 at 9:30am-5:30pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Sculpture
Into the Fold: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics
"Into the Fold" highlights the diversity, creativity and technical virtuosity of 20th- and 21st-century ceramic artists working in Japan. The show features artists whose work is inspired by traditional themes, as well as those who work in or are influenced...
Crocker Art Museum
Sacramento, CA

Wed 2/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 2/23/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 2/24/17 - Sun 2/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 2/28/17 - Wed 3/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 3/2/17 at 10am-9pm
Art: Art Show, Design, Drawings/Works on Paper, Museum, Painting, Sculpture
JapanAmerica: Points of Contact, 1876-1970
"JapanAmerica: Points of Contact, 1876-1970," a major exhibition organized by the Johnson Museum of Art at Cornell University, surveys the role that international exhibitions and world's fairs have played in artistic exchanges between these two cultures. F...
Crocker Art Museum
Sacramento, CA

Wed 2/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 2/23/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 2/24/17 - Sun 2/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 2/28/17 - Wed 3/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 3/2/17 at 10am-9pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Installations, Mixed Media
Jiyai & Shih-Wen Young
UC Davis design professor Jiyai Young and her husband/creative partner, American River College physics professor Shih-Wen Young, have found their artistic niche translating data and numbers into various artistic media. The exhibition at the Pence Gallery w...
Pence Gallery
Davis, CA

Wed 2/22/17 - Sun 2/26/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 2/28/17 - Sun 3/5/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 3/7/17 - Thu 3/9/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Fri 3/10/17 at 11:30am till 5pm, 6pm till 9pm
Sat 3/11/17 - Sun 3/12/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Ceramics/Pottery, Drawings/Works on Paper, Gallery
Marcia Schindler: Drawings & Ceramics
Marsha Schindler is a Sacramento ceramic artist who is currently working on a series of female swimmers and animal figures that relate to her childhood interest in diving. Her work is well-crafted, playful and narrative, and her sculptural work and large-s...
Pence Gallery
Davis, CA

Wed 2/22/17 - Sun 2/26/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Sculpture
Show of Force, A: Sculpture by Allan Houser (Haozous)
Allan Houser, born Allan Capron Haozous (1914-1994), became internationally recognized for his figurative and modernist sculptures featuring Native American people and themes. His parents, Sam and Blossom Haozous, were among the population of Chiricahua Ap...
Crocker Art Museum
Sacramento, CA

Wed 2/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 2/23/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 2/24/17 - Sun 2/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Photography
Two Views: Photography by Ansel Adams & Leonard Frank
"Two Views: Photographs by Ansel Adams & Leonard Frank" opens Feb. 19, exactly 75 years to the day after President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066 during World War II, authorizing the Secretary of War to designate certain areas as militar...
Crocker Art Museum
Sacramento, CA

Wed 2/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 2/23/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 2/24/17 - Sun 2/26/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 2/28/17 - Wed 3/1/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 3/2/17 at 10am-9pm
Art: Gallery, Museum
Andrea Zittel: Wallsprawl
Andrea Zittel’s Wallsprawl #4 (Las Vegas, Next to Nellis Air Force Base), is based on an aerial photograph of the southern Nevada military installation known as Nellis Air Force Base. Zittel sourced the image online from an aerial image database (before Go...
Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, NV

Wed 2/22/17 at 10am-6pm
Thu 2/23/17 at 10am-8pm
Fri 2/24/17 - Sun 2/26/17 at 10am-6pm
Wed 3/1/17 at 10am-6pm
Thu 3/2/17 at 10am-8pm
Art: Painting
Art of Painting in the 21st Century Exhibition and Reception
John Natsoulas Gallery will hold it's annual Art of Painting in the 21st Century Exhibition. This exhibition highlights the top contemporary painters in the world. We hope you can join us for the opening reception of the Art of Painting in the 21st Century...
John Natsoulas Center for the Arts
Davis, CA

Wed 2/22/17 - Thu 2/23/17 at 11am-5pm
Fri 2/24/17 at 11am-9pm
Sat 2/25/17 - Sun 2/26/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 3/1/17 - Thu 3/2/17 at 11am-5pm
Fri 3/3/17 at 11am-9pm
    

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