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Art: History/Science
Letters Home
"Letters Home" explores Nevada’s 160-year history through letters and correspondence written by the people who lived in and traveled to the state. The exhibit is on display now through December 2017 in the Special Collections & University Archives Departme...
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, NV

Fri 10/20/17 - Fri 12/22/17
Art: Art Show, Painting
Dean Moniz: Manuscripts of Sounds and Rhythms
Moniz makes abstract paintings and drawings that are festivals of texture, color and pattern.On view through Nov. 11
Luna's Cafe & Juice Bar
Sacramento, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sat 11/11/17 at 11am till 3pm, 6:30pm till 10pm
Art: Museum
Arte y Almas: Dia de los Muertos 2017
A journey through life, love and death, Arte y Almas: Día de Los Muertos 2017 (Art & Souls: Day of the Dead 2017) features contemporary installations by artists’ collectives Sonrisa de la Muerte and Lapiztola from Mexico and California artists Lurac and Os...
California Museum
Sacramento, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sat 12/30/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Sally Shapiro Sculptural Exhibition Opening, "Woman is a Man's World"
Opening of Premier Showing, Woman in a Man's World, 11 piece life size body of sculptural work by Sally Shapiro, Opening October 14, 6-9 PM, at the Frostad Atelier Gallery, 855 National Drive, Sacramento. Show will go on until November 25, 2017. Gallery ...
Frostad Atelier
Sacramento, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sat 11/25/17 at 6:30pm
Art: Art Show, Photography
Gene Kennedy: Reflect and Repeat
The featured exhibition for October at Gallery 1855 is "Reflect and Repeat," photography Gene Kennedy, with a reception on Oct. 8. Kennedy has been photographing for more than 45 years. He gained recognition nationally for his photography of the evolving C...
Gallery 1855 at Davis Cemetery District
Davis, CA

Fri 10/20/17 at 9am-4pm
Mon 10/23/17 - Fri 10/27/17 at 9am-4pm
Mon 10/30/17 - Tue 10/31/17 at 9am-4pm
Art: History/Science
Gernika: Voices after the Bombs
Marking the 80th anniversary of the destruction of the sacred city of the Basque People, the Jon Bilbao Basque Library is hosting this exhibit which goal is precisely to give voice to whose who suffered the bombing and its aftermath. The display comprises ...
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno, NV

Fri 10/20/17 at 9am-5pm
Mon 10/23/17 - Fri 10/27/17 at 9am-5pm
Mon 10/30/17 at 9am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Design, History/Science, Museum, Nature
Instinct Extinct: The Great Pacific Flyway
DESIGN MUSEUM EXHIBITION SCHEDULE 2017-2018 Image courtesy of Nikki Boudreau A multi-disciplinary art installation explores and celebrates the biology, beauty, and bounty of the Pacific Flyway, viewed through a range of lenses: wildlife habitat, agricu...
University of California, Davis – Design Museum
Davis, CA

Fri 10/20/17 at 12pm-4pm
Sun 10/22/17 at 2pm-4pm
Mon 10/23/17 - Fri 10/27/17 at 12pm-4pm
Sun 10/29/17 at 2pm-4pm
Mon 10/30/17 - Fri 11/3/17 at 12pm-4pm
Art: Art Show
Anadromous: There and Back Again - New Work by Terry Peterson
Reception: Oct. 13, 6-9 PM Terry Peterson is a sculptor who thrives on repurposing objects to create living, breathing installations. Anadromous is a reflection on the timeless, ubiquitous and yet utterly personal journey of the artist there and back ...
Pence Gallery
Davis, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sun 10/22/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 10/24/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Sun 11/5/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 11/7/17 - Wed 11/8/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Ceramics/Pottery
Dualities: Paintings and Porcelain by Shimo
Reception: Oct. 13, 6-9 PM Hailing from Shanghai, Shimo is one of China's most respected and well-known artists. In this exhibit, the artist pairs his recent landscape paintings with his elegant blue and white porcelain vases. By adapting well-establi...
Pence Gallery
Davis, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sun 10/22/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 10/24/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Sun 11/5/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 11/7/17 - Sun 11/12/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 11/14/17 - Wed 11/15/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, History/Science
Future of the Past: Mummies & Medicine, The
Ancient Egypt meets modern medicine in this exhibition that makes use of state-of-the-art scientific techniques to explore two of the Fine Arts Museums' mummies. An interdisciplinary team of scientists, Egyptologists, physicians, and museum curators and c...
California Palace of the Legion of Honor
San Francisco, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sun 10/22/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 10/24/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Sun 11/5/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 11/7/17 - Sun 11/12/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 11/14/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Installations
Innards and Upwards: A San Francisco Wunderkammer
This interactive installation by Bay Area artist Alison Pebworth features a Wunderkammer, or Wonder Cabinet, of the Renaissance, as a point of departure. Pebworth presents a large-scale cabinet of curiosities filled with cultural artifacts and bits of loca...
San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery
San Francisco, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sat 10/21/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 10/24/17 - Sat 10/28/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Sat 11/4/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 11/7/17 - Sat 11/11/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 11/14/17 - Sat 11/18/17 at 11am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Installations, Museum
Julie Hughes
An artist and professor of art at Santa Clara University, Hughes creates intricate and ephemeral paper installations that transform the space, bringing the viewer into whimsical and elegant worlds of seemingly organic forms and evolving views. On view thro...
Triton Museum of Art
Santa Clara, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sun 10/22/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 10/24/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Gallery, Painting
New Work by Corey Okada & Lee Kavaljian
Archival Gallery
Sacramento, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sat 10/21/17 at 11am-4pm
Tue 10/24/17 - Sat 10/28/17 at 11am-4pm
Art: Art Show, Folk Art/Crafts, Jewelry/Gems, Museum, Painting, Textiles
Philippine Art: Collecting Art, Collecting Memories
See 25 compelling works recently added to the museum's collection. Expressive indigenous carving, jewelry and textiles; Christian devotional statues from the Spanish colonial period, postwar genre and landscape paintings and contemporary works. On view tog...
Asian Art Museum of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sun 10/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 10/24/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Sun 11/5/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 11/7/17 - Sun 11/12/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 11/14/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Ceramics/Pottery, Museum
The Sculptural Turn: Contemporary Japanese Ceramics
The work of 14 Japanese clay artists, all born after World War II, whose work expands on early 20th-century experimental forms. Unlike previous generations of Japanese potters who learned exclusively from master craftsmen, these artists studied in universi...
Asian Art Museum of San Francisco
San Francisco, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sun 10/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 10/24/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 10/31/17 - Sun 11/5/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 11/7/17 - Sun 11/12/17 at 10am-5pm
Tue 11/14/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Bold Expressions
Announcing Bold Expressions 2017, Northern California Arts, Inc. 62nd Annual International Open Show. The judge this year is Sacramento artist and teacher David Lobenberg. Second Saturday Art Walk will be held on October 14th from 5:30-8:30pm. Live music ...
Sacramento Fine Arts Center
Carmichael, CA

Fri 10/20/17 at 11am-3pm
Sat 10/21/17 - Sun 10/22/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 10/24/17 at 11am-7pm
Wed 10/25/17 - Fri 10/27/17 at 11am-3pm
Sat 10/28/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Ceramics/Pottery, Gallery, Sculpture
Daniel Alejandro Trejo: Slowly Doing the Splits
Daniel Trejo’s sculptures are derived from spontaneity, into almost recognizable forms to introduce sensations of fragility, and heighten the viewer’s sense of self when interacting with the forlorn objects. The ceramic sculptor received his BA in Art Stud...
Alpha Fired Arts
Sacramento, CA

Fri 10/20/17 at 10am-6pm
Sat 10/21/17 at 10am-4pm
Wed 10/25/17 - Fri 10/27/17 at 10am-6pm
Sat 10/28/17 at 10am-4pm
Wed 11/1/17 - Fri 11/3/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Painting
David Ligare: Magna Fide (The Great Belief)
Since 1978, the American painter has focused on still lifes, landscapes, and figures that are influenced by Greco-Roman antiquity. Chief among his stated influences are the aesthetic and philosophical theories of the Greek sculptor Polykleitos and the math...
Sonoma Valley Museum of Art
Sonoma, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sun 10/22/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 10/25/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 11/1/17 - Sun 11/5/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 11/8/17 - Sun 11/12/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 11/15/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Sculpture
Forge & Stone: Work by Contemporary California Women Sculptors
Artists include: Alison Saar, Ynez Johnston, Gwynn Murrill, Gertrud Parker, Jane Rosen, Lisa Reinertson and Diana Moore. On view through Jan. 7, 2018.
Sonoma Valley Museum of Art
Sonoma, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sun 10/22/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 10/25/17 - Sun 10/29/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 11/1/17 - Sun 11/5/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 11/8/17 - Sun 11/12/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 11/15/17 - Sun 11/19/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Journey of Hope: Stories of Living With Mental Health Issues Portrayed Through Art
Story writers submit their experiences with mental health challenges and their journey to recovery. Each story is given to a local artist to portray the writer's story through art.
Elk Grove Fine Arts Center
Elk Grove, CA

Fri 10/20/17 - Sat 10/21/17 at 11am-4pm
    

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