Thursday, January 8, 2004
art openings | events
Carmel Art Association Oil landscapes by Mark Farina, oil paintings by Y.S. Lim and masks by Kathleen Crocetti (see story p.36). Reception: 1/10, 6-8pm. Dolores between 5th and 6th, Carmel. 624-6176. Ends 2/4.
Carmel Foundation Color photography and photoshop by Phil Hartman, featured artist for January. Hall Gallery, Lincoln at 8th, Carmel. 624-1588. Ends 2/28.
Lisa Coscino Gallery Tents. Carol Chapman’s paintings of tents, awnings and striped canvas. Also, Ronin Dreams, paintings on zinc and linen by Gregg Chadwick invoking the samurai spirit. Reception: 1/9, 6-8pm. 216 Grand Ave., Pacific Grove. 646-1939. Ends 2/7.
Pacific Grove Art Center Monterey Nights, the paintings of Andrew Jackson in the Main Gallery; also Introspect, paintings by Felicia Wellisch; Earth’s Body: The Interpretive Landscape, photographs by Jahnavi Lisa Barnes; and Laura Williams: Impressions Of My World, plein air paintings. Reception: 1/9, 7-9pm. 568 Lighthouse Ave., Pacific Grove. 375-2208. Ends 2/19.
Pajaro Valley Arts Council and Gallery Rumme Living River: The Pajaro River Watershed Experience. A California stories project and multimedia exhibition celebrating the Pajaro River watershed. Reception: 1/11, 3-6pm. 37 Sudden St., Watsonville. 722-3062. Ends 2/29.
Pebble Beach Post Office Michael Zambory is the featured artist for January. 17 Mile Drive, Pebble Beach. Ends 1/31.
Sally Griffin Center Watercolors and acrylics by Jan Hopkins. Reception: 1/9, 5-7pm. 700 Jewell Ave., Pacific Grove. 625-3349. Ends 1/31.
Sasoontsi Gallery Monterey Bay Portraits. Oil paintings by Santa Cruz artist Michele Giulvezan-Tanner. Reception: 1/16, 5-8pm. 40 Central Ave., Salinas. 751-1777. Ends 4/8.
Valley Art Gallery A Portrait of San Benito County. Multimedia works by Dolly Branch. 218 Main St., Salinas, 422-4162. Ends 1/24.
Whole Foods Kira Carrillo Corser’s painted photographs of flowers and fruits. Reception: 1/9, 6:30-8:30pm. Cooking school next to Whole Foods, Del Monte Center, Munras Avenue, Monterey. Ends 1/31.
Ansel Adams Gallery New fine art photographs by John Sexton. 685 Cannery Row, #113, Monterey, (888) 238-9244. Ends 1/26.
Atrium Gallery The Marina Arts Council sponsors an exhibit of photography, sculpture, painting, glass and prints by six local artists. UC MBEST Center, 3180 Imjin Rd., Marina. 884-1278. Ends 1/16.
Back Porch Fabrics and Quilt Gallery Creative Clothes. Wearable art by Sue Antle. 157 Grand Ave., Pacific Grove. 375-4453. Ends 2/5.
Blackstone Gallery Local photographers Martha Casanave and Ryuijie exhibit their work. 800 S. Alta St. (Highway 101, exit Gloria Road), Gonzales, 675-2481. Ends 3/27.
Hawthorne Gallery Painting, sculpture, design, jewelry, glass art and more by the Hawthorne family and gallery artists. Highway 1, just past Nepenthe. Big Sur. 667-3200.
Homescapes Carmel Photographs by Douglas Steakley; also, the store’s winter show features works by gallery artists. Dolores at 7th, Carmel. 624-6499. Ends 2/28.
Galeria Tonantzin Images of the Virgin. Annual holiday show featuring artists’ renditions of Mary. 115 Third St., San Juan Bautista. Ends 1/18.
Highlands Inn Manifestations of the Mind’s Eye. Photographs by Kerik Kouklis and Ryuijie, in conjunction with the Ansel Adams Gallery. 120 Highlands Dr., Carmel. 375-7215. Ends 3/14.
J Johnson’s Studio One Artwork by Jon Johnson, Dennis Collins, Carolanna Johnson, Sena Whitcombe. Sculpture by Craig. 700 Cannery Row, Monterey. 224-4423.
Maritime Museum From the Studio: Jo Mora. Never-before-seen artifacts and furniture from the studio of multi-talented early California artist Joseph “Jo” Mora, plus some of his artwork, is shown in partnership with a National Steinbeck Center Mora exhibit. 5 Custom House Plaza, Monterey. 372-2608. Ends 2/29.
Monterey Museum of Art Civic Center Long-running exhibits: California Photography: The Monterey Legacy, photographs from the museum’s collection of major Central Coast photographers; paintings by William Ritschel; Jules Tavernier paintings from the collection of Betty Hoag McGlynn; Just for Fun, toys and dolls from around the world. 559 Pacific St., Monterey. 372-5477.
Monterey Museum of Art La Mirada Long-running exhibits: Restless Seas: Works by Armin Hansen; Body of Work: Figurative Paintings, Drawings and Prints, portraits, nudes and figure studies from the museum’s collection, including Man Ray, Rufino Tamayo and Georges Rouault; The Art and Craft of Japanese Packaging; and bronzes by Old West sculptor Charles Russell. 720 Via Mirada, Monterey. 372-5477.
National Steinbeck Center Jo Mora: From Pencil to Publication. Early California artist/author Jo Mora’s rare drawings and manuscripts show a glimpse of his creative process. 1 Main St., Salinas. 796-3833. Ends 2/29.
Nido Gallery Elkhorn Slough II. Local artists present plein air oils and acrylics, photography, ceramics. 7951 Moss Landing Rd., Moss Landing. 632-3801. Ends 1/25.
Pacific Grove Museum of Natural History Pat Antonio: Celebration of a Fossil Collector. Pacific Grove resident Pat Antonio exhibits her collection. 165 Forest Ave., Pacific Grove. 648-5716. Ends 3/7.
Perry Downer Gallery Treasures and Traditions. A collection of antique clothing and accessories cover 150 years, donated to the Monterey History and Art Association by local residents. 201 Van Buren St., Monterey. Open Tues. 10am-3pm and Sat. 1-4pm only. Ends 1/17.
Richard MacDonald Gallery The Human Theatre. Recent and retrospective works by sculptor Richard MacDonald. San Carlos and 5th, Carmel. 624-8200.
Rosamond Gallery Newly acquired works by the late artist Christine Rosamond. San Carlos and 5th, Carmel. 626-8801.
Savage Stephens Contemporary Art Bronze patinaed urns and vessels by David Kuraoka, mixed media and textural figurative paintings by David Stephens, dancing bronze figures by Carol Gold. Dolores between 5th and 6th, Carmel. 626-0800.
Seaside City Hall Exhibition by students in Elizabeth Palmer’s Contemporary Painting: Exploring the Emotional Intuitive and Contemporary Plein Air classes. Avery Gallery, 440 Harcourt Ave., Seaside. 899-6800. Ends 1/29.
Sofanya’s Art Gallery Paintings, sculpture, photography and jewelry by local artists, and Essence portraits by Sofanya. Fernwood Resort, Highway 1, Big Sur. email@example.com. 667-2130.
Winfield Gallery Eclectic collection of art by locals and international artists. Dolores between Ocean and 7th, Carmel. 624-3369.