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Art: Art Show
Call for Submissions: Axis Gallery 12th National Juried Exhibition
Axis Gallery is pleased to have Mat Gleason as juror for the 12th National Juried Exhibition. All artists working in contemporary original 2D and 3D work in any media are encouraged to apply. Along with the exhibition of all the excepted work there will...
Axis Gallery
Sacramento, CA

Sat 3/25/17 - Thu 6/1/17
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

Sat 3/25/17 - Thu 3/30/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Art Talk
Louisa Benhissen
California State University, Stanislaus – University Art Gallery
Turlock, CA

Sat 3/25/17 - Sat 4/1/17
Art: Art Show, Museum, Auto Show
Out of the Shadows: Film Noir Car Exhibition
"Out of the Shadows: Cars of the Notorious Age of Film Noir" brings us back to the time of femmes fatales, trench coats and anti-heroes in black and white, when striking cars from the late 1930s to the early '50s made their way into many of Hollywood's Fil...
California Automobile Museum
Sacramento, CA

Sat 3/25/17 - Sat 4/15/17 at 10am-5pm
Mon 4/17/17 - Wed 4/19/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 4/20/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 4/21/17 - Wed 5/17/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 5/18/17 at 10am-9pm
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

Sat 3/25/17 at 9:30am-5:30pm
Sun 3/26/17 at 10am-4pm
Mon 3/27/17 - Sat 4/1/17 at 9:30am-5:30pm
Sun 4/2/17 at 10am-4pm
Mon 4/3/17 - Sat 4/8/17 at 9:30am-5:30pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Sculpture
Auguste Rodin: The Centenary Exhibition
Marking the centenary of Auguste Rodin's death in 1917, the Legion of Honor presents a completely new installation of its extraordinary Rodin holdings in "Auguste Rodin: The Centenary Installation." Approximately 50 objects in bronze, marble, and plaster, ...
California Palace of the Legion of Honor
San Francisco, CA

Sat 3/25/17 - Sun 3/26/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 3/28/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Sun 4/9/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Textiles
Beyond the Surface: Embroidery Traditions
"Beyond the Surface: Worldwide Embroidery Traditions" presents a selection of embroidered costumes and accessories from around the world to explore their distinguished craftsmanship and unique social and cultural connotations. Embroidery - the stitching of...
M.H. de Young Memorial Museum
San Francisco, CA

Sat 3/25/17 - Sun 3/26/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 3/28/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Sun 4/9/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/11/17 - Sun 4/16/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/18/17 - Sun 4/23/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Painting
Charles Cunningham: Landscape Paintings
Charles Cunningham was born and raised in the Central Valley, and his travels throughout the valley and into the Sierras are the subject of his work. Using oil, watercolor and acrylic, he flattens his scenic views by using vibrant, flat blocks of color. In...
Pence Gallery
Davis, CA

Sat 3/25/17 - Sun 3/26/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 3/28/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Sun 4/9/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 4/11/17 - Thu 4/13/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Fri 4/14/17 at 11:30am till 5pm, 6pm till 9pm
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

Sat 3/25/17 - Sun 3/26/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 3/28/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Sun 4/9/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/11/17 - Sun 4/16/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/18/17 - Sun 4/23/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
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

Sat 3/25/17 - Sun 3/26/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 3/28/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Sun 4/9/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/11/17 - Sun 4/16/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/18/17 - Sun 4/23/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
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

Sat 3/25/17 - Sun 3/26/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 3/28/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Fri 4/7/17 at 11:30am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Installations, Museum
Lynn Hershman Leeson: Civic Radar
"Lynn Hershman Leeson: Civic Radar" is the only presentation in the Americas of this acclaimed retrospective that provides an overview of the Bay Area artist’s revolutionary career from the 1960s to the present day. A pioneer of performance and conceptual ...
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
San Francisco, CA

Sat 3/25/17 - Sun 3/26/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 3/28/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Sun 4/9/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 4/11/17 - Sun 4/16/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 4/18/17 - Sun 4/23/17 at 11am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Painting
Monet: The Early Years
"Monet: The Early Years" is the first major American exhibition devoted to the initial phase of Claude Monet's (1840-1926) career. Through approximately 60 paintings, the exhibition demonstrates the radical invention that marked the artist's development du...
California Palace of the Legion of Honor
San Francisco, CA

Sat 3/25/17 - Sun 3/26/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 3/28/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Sun 4/9/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/11/17 - Sun 4/16/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/18/17 - Sun 4/23/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Art: Art Show, Ceramics/Pottery, Museum
Sevres & Vincennes: Porcelain From Gustavo Serina Collection
This display of Sèvres and Vincennes porcelain celebrates a significant promised gift from Gustavo Seriñá to the Fine Arts Museums. Showing highly decorated porcelain tea and dining wares, 30 pieces from this collection are from the early production of the...
California Palace of the Legion of Honor
San Francisco, CA

Sat 3/25/17 - Sun 3/26/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 3/28/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Sun 4/9/17 at 9:30am-5:15pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Mixed Media, Museum
Teddy Cruz & Fonna Foreman: Visualizing Citizenship
In the face of a new, more divisive, political landscape, the public narrative around borders surfaces fears on all sides of the political spectrum. Yet for architect and theorist Teddy Cruz and political scientist Fonna Forman, border communities are oppo...
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
San Francisco, CA

Sat 3/25/17 - Sun 3/26/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 3/28/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 4/4/17 - Sun 4/9/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 4/11/17 - Sun 4/16/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 4/18/17 - Sun 4/23/17 at 11am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Painting
Whitney Lofrano: Full Circle
Tim Collom Gallery will exhibit a new series of watercolors by Sacramento artist Whitney Lofrano. After making the life-changing decision to stop drinking in 2016, she started creating works of art to represent moments that gave her joy. Each circle depict...
Tim Collom Gallery
Sacramento, CA

Sat 3/25/17 at 11am-6pm
Tue 3/28/17 - Fri 3/31/17 at 11am-6pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Photography
Edward Weston: Portrait of the Young Man as an Artist
This show pairs Weston's earliest work, from a recently discovered family album with pictures he took as a teenager in Illinois, with Weston masterpieces from the museum collection.
Monterey Museum of Art
Monterey, CA

Sat 3/25/17 - Mon 3/27/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 3/30/17 - Mon 4/3/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 4/6/17 - Mon 4/10/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Art Talk
Jessica Gomula-Kruzic
Reception Thursday March 9, 2017.
Building Imagination Center
Turlock, CA

Sat 3/25/17 at 12pm-9pm
Mon 3/27/17 - Wed 3/29/17 at 12pm-5pm
Thu 3/30/17 - Sat 4/1/17 at 12pm-9pm
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

Sat 3/25/17 - Wed 3/29/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 3/30/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 3/31/17 - Wed 4/5/17 at 10am-5pm
Thu 4/6/17 at 10am-9pm
Fri 4/7/17 - Wed 4/12/17 at 10am-5pm
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

Sat 3/25/17 - Sun 3/26/17 at 10am-6pm
Wed 3/29/17 at 10am-6pm
Thu 3/30/17 at 10am-8pm
Fri 3/31/17 - Sun 4/2/17 at 10am-6pm
Wed 4/5/17 at 10am-6pm
    

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