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Art: Art Show, Gallery, Painting, Mixed Media
Andrea Chung: You broke the ocean in half to be here
Andrea Chung’s practice finds unexpected intersections between materials, processes, and places that often investigate the histories of Caribbean island nations. "You broke the ocean in half to be here," organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art San Dieg...
University of California - Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art
Davis, CA

Sun 8/19/18 - Sun 9/2/18
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Painting
Susan Swartz: Breaking Away, 2006-2018
Breaking Away: 2006-2018, curated by Museum Founding Director Rachel Teagle, showcases Swartz’s development of a painterly style that results in lush surfaces sculpted from the subtle accretion of color. The exhibition is comprised of a survey of recent wo...
University of California - Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art
Davis, CA

Sun 8/19/18 - Sun 9/2/18
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Painting, Textiles, Sculpture
Mendocino Art Center Gallery Exhibitions
The Mendocino Art Center presents “Show Me,” a collaborative exhibit featuring Ren Riley’s fabric wall pieces and knitted and crocheted chairs, paired with Erika Kohr Island’s sculptured glass and hand carved wood pieces. Also on exhibit will be encaustic ...
Mendocino Art Center
Mendocino, CA

Sun 8/19/18 - Sat 9/15/18 at 11pm-5am
Art: Museum
100 Years of Fashion Accessories 1860-1960
This exhibit details changes in fashion accessories between 1860 and 1960. Rings, bracelets, necklaces, pendants, oh my! Beautiful pieces of historic interest are on display. On view until Sept. 2. The Gold Country Lacemakers will give lace-making demonst...
Folsom History Museum
Folsom, CA

Sun 8/19/18 at 11am-4pm
Tue 8/21/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 11am-4pm
Tue 8/28/18 - Sun 9/2/18 at 11am-4pm
Art: Art Show, Sculpture, Installations
Sculpture by Ianna Frisby
Ianna Frisby’s new body of work was spurred on by a recent trip to Belize, where she explored underground limestone caves that served as burial grounds and repositories for ancient artifacts. Reflecting on the sense of wonder and awe that arose from the e...
Pence Gallery
Davis, CA

Sun 8/19/18 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 8/21/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 8/28/18 - Wed 8/29/18 at 11:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Folk Art/Crafts
High Hand Gallery: Elemental Currents
This show features work from artists Gia McNutt, Mary Tess Mayall & Terry Shearn. There will be public receptions for the artists on Aug. 19 from 1 to 3 p.m. and again on Sept. 30. The show is on view through Oct. 7.
High Hand Art Gallery
Loomis, CA

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-4pm
Tue 8/21/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 10am-4pm
Tue 8/28/18 - Sun 9/2/18 at 10am-4pm
Tue 9/4/18 - Sun 9/9/18 at 10am-4pm
Tue 9/11/18 - Sun 9/16/18 at 10am-4pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
Art of the Greater West
The Robert S. and Dorothy J. Keyser Art of the Greater West Collection at the Nevada Museum of Art aims to make connections between artistic practices and diverse cultures of the Greater West super-region—a geographic area that spans from Alaska to Patagon...
Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, NV

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-6pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 10am-8pm
Fri 8/24/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/29/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Museum, Painting, Sculpture
Becoming a Woman in the Age of Enlightenment
"Becoming a Woman in the Age of Enlightenment: French Art from the Horvitz Collection" examines the many paths and stages of women's lives in the art of 18th-century France. Works by Fragonard, Boucher, Watteau, Greuze and others, all drawn from the finest...
Crocker Art Museum
Sacramento, CA

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Museum, Photography
Celebrating Israel's 70th Anniversary: Michal Rovner and Tal Shochat
In 2018, the State of Israel marks seventy years since its founding by the United Nations following World War II. For this occasion, the Nevada Museum of Art presents work by two female Israeli artists who create work that is simultaneously grounded in the...
Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, NV

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-6pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 10am-8pm
Fri 8/24/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/29/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Museum, Painting
Hans Meyer-Kassel: Artist of Nevada
The paintings of Hans Meyer-Kassel (1872-1952) have hung in the castles of kings and the homes of presidents. Still today, decades after his death, his artwork can be found in state capitols, university campuses, historical societies, court houses, governm...
Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, NV

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-6pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 10am-8pm
Fri 8/24/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/29/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
James Turrell: Roden Crater
James Turrell is an artist whose media are light and space, and for the last forty years he has been carefully sculpting the cinder cone of an extinct volcano near Flagstaff into one of the world’s largest and most important land based sculptures. The rela...
Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, NV

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-6pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 10am-8pm
Fri 8/24/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/29/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Museum, Painting
Judith Belzer: The Panama Project
Painter and Guggenheim Fellow Judith Belzer visited the recently expanded Panama Canal Zone in 2015. Spending time both in Panama City and aboard a tugboat in the canal, her paintings deal with what she calls a “landscape of the Anthropocene” at both the s...
Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, NV

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-6pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 10am-8pm
Fri 8/24/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/29/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
The Lasting World: Simon Dinnerstein and The Fulbright Triptych
This exhibit explores the noted New York artist’s creative arc from early, hyperrealist works through more introspective and fantastical later works. The exhibition’s centerpiece is The Fulbright Triptych, a monumental three-part work measuring fourteen ac...
Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, NV

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-6pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 10am-8pm
Fri 8/24/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/29/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Museum, Sculpture
Maya Lin: Pin River - Tahoe Watershed
For more than two decades Maya Lin (b. 1959) has engaged the vocabulary of a cartographer, making artworks ranging from stand-alone sculptures to room-sized installations that help people visualize the complex natural and cultural systems operating in the ...
Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, NV

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-6pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 10am-8pm
Fri 8/24/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/29/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Museum
The Nuclear Landscape
Nevada’s past and future are closely intertwined with the nuclear history and politics of the United States. Under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Department of Energy, the Nevada Test Site (now the Nevada National Security Site)—located just 65 miles northwe...
Nevada Museum of Art
Reno, NV

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-6pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 10am-8pm
Fri 8/24/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 10am-6pm
Wed 8/29/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Painting
Testament of the Spirit: Paintings by Eduardo Carrillo
Eduardo Carrillo's artwork has been described as mystical, realistic, surreal and visionary. His imagery, whether grounded in the everyday world or infused with magical realism, reflects his relationship to his native California and to his Mexican heritage...
Crocker Art Museum
Sacramento, CA

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 8/21/18 - Wed 8/22/18 at 10am-5pm
Thu 8/23/18 at 10am-9pm
Fri 8/24/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 8/28/18 - Wed 8/29/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Painting, Social Event, Gallery
Figuring It Out Together: The 2nd International Figurative Biennale Reception
The Natsoulas Gallery's international biennial exhibition focuses on worldwide, avant-garde trends in art and contains work from every culture and style imaginable. In the 2018 Biennale, more than 30 cutting edge artists grapple with the human figure, one ...
John Natsoulas Gallery
Davis, CA

Sun 8/19/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 8/22/18 - Thu 8/23/18 at 11am-5pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 11am-9pm
Sat 8/25/18 at 12pm till 5pm, 7pm and 9pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Art Show
In the Style of the Old Masters
The fifth annual juried fine art exhibition will display work inspired by the Old Masters. The competition is open to all artists. Original work, must draw demonstrable inspiration from a relevant artist/movement of 13th-18th century Europe. On view throug...
Sacramento Fine Arts Center
Carmichael, CA

Sun 8/19/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 8/21/18 at 11am-7pm
Wed 8/22/18 - Fri 8/24/18 at 11am-3pm
Sat 8/25/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 11am-5pm
Tue 8/28/18 at 11am-7pm
Art: Art Show, Art Talk, Ceramics/Pottery, Sculpture
Louis Marak Solo Exhibition & Reception
Louis Marak's solo exhibition will be the largest of his career. A retired art professor from Humboldt State and ceramic sculptor of wide renown, Marak makes pieces that are representational yet fantastical and slightly surreal. His boxes and cylindars are...
John Natsoulas Gallery
Davis, CA

Sun 8/19/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 8/22/18 - Thu 8/23/18 at 11am-5pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 11am-9pm
Sat 8/25/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 8/29/18 - Thu 8/30/18 at 11am-5pm
Art: Museum, Art Show
New Exhibition: Working Dogs
Dogs were always part of Charles Schulz’s life, and he and his wife, Jean, also championed the working dogs among us: the canines who assist the disabled, search for and rescue people affected by disasters, give help to first responders, herd livestock, an...
Charles M. Schulz Museum
Santa Rosa, CA

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-5pm
Mon 8/20/18 - Fri 8/24/18 at 11am-5pm
Sat 8/25/18 - Sun 8/26/18 at 10am-5pm
Mon 8/27/18 - Fri 8/31/18 at 11am-5pm
Sat 9/1/18 - Sun 9/2/18 at 10am-5pm
    

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