Thursday, April 6, 2006
Links to galleries within this section: Artistas Unidos | Back Porch Fabrics | Breakthrough | Carmel Art Association | Carmel Foundation | Center for Photographic Art | Chapman Gallery | Coast Gallery | Concepts Carmel | Exotic Fine Art | Gallery at Blackstone | Gallery Elite | Galeria Tonantzin | Gallery North | Hawthorne Gallery | JKLM Studios | Karthia Studios | Lauryn Taylor Fine Art | The Lewis Gallery | Local Color | Masaoka Design Gallery | Mission Art Gallery | Monterey Museum of Art | Monterey Senior Centery | Natl Steinbeck Ctr | Oceanview Fine Art Gallery | The Outer Edge | P.G. Art Center | P.G. Museum | Park Gallery | The Parkside Gallery | PK Fine Artifacts | Photography West | Robert Lewis Gallery | Thomas Kinkade Museum | Studio One Big Sur | Stefani Esta Studio | Steven Whyte Sculpture Studio | Trajan Gallery | Tribes Gallery | Weston Gallery | Steven Whyte Studios
& EVERYTHING NICELucent Fusion: works by Susan Bradshaw. 10 West Gabilan St., Salinas. 758-9126.
A Taste of Monterey Landscape paintings by Salinas artist Rick Deragon. Oldtown Salinas, 127 Main St., Salinas. 751-1980.
Alison’s discoveries art gallery Photography by Stan Friedman and Derrick Brown; watercolors by Gabrielle Moroe-Gordon. 19 E. Carmel Valley Rd., Carmel. 659-4140.
Alvarado Gallery Eclectic Monterey: works by Dale Lefler, Robert Hewitt, Mireille Barmann and Carolyn Kleefeld. Monterey Conference Center, 1 Portola Plaza, Monterey. 646-3949. Ends 6/18.
Anton Gallery Acrylics and wax on aluminum by Francie Hester. The Hawthorne Mansion, 701 Hawthorne St., Monterey. 373-4429 or AntonGallery.com. Ends 5/10.
Avery GallerY Works by members of the Salinas Valley Art Association. City Hall, 440 Harcourt St., Seaside. Ends 4/29.
Bank of america Paintings by members of the Central Coast Art Association Judy Riley, George Riley and Jan Valter. 601 Lighthouse Ave., Pacific Grove. 655-4180. Ends 4/30.
Bay photo Lab Pin-Ups: vintage pin-up photography by Glen McDowell. Reception 5-9pm Fri 4/7. 202 Monterey St., Salinas. 758-9126. Ends 5/14.
Bella Cosa Studio Paintings by Holli Moon; jewelry by Pati Reilly; sculpture by Sarah Long-Stethem. 231 17th Ave., Pacific Grove. 236-2986.
Big Sur Gallery Soul Seeding: A Retrospective Celebration: original paintings by Robin Coventry. 26543 Carmel Rancho Blvd., Carmel. 624-1172.
Blagojce Stojanovski Fine Art Gallery Once We Were Children Too: new oils on canvas by Blagojce Stojanovski. 16B Carmel Valley Rd., Carmel Valley. 277-0056 or blagoart.com.
BUTTERFLY AND LANTERN Surprised at the Juice Bar: whimsical paintings by Christine Colon; pottery by Cheryl Watts; watercolors by Anne Longman; acrylic coastal scenes by Ami Magill. 709 Lighthouse Ave., Pacific Grove. 655-0303. Ends 6/30.
Carl Cherry Center for the Arts Spheres: recent works by Joan Moment and Stacey Vetter. Reception 5-7pm Fri 4/7. Fourth and Guadalupe, Carmel. 624-7491. Ends 5/19.
Carmel Art AssociationNew oil paintings by Gerard Martin and Mark Farina; abstract landscapes in acrylics by Fred Carvell; Sam Harris’ watercolors and oils; dancing figures and landscapes in acrylic by Robert Reynolds Hewitt. Reception 6-8pm Sat 4/8. Dolores between Fifth and Sixth, Carmel. 624-6176 or carmelart.org. Ends 5/2.
The Carmel Foundation Acrylic paintings by participants of the Visiting Nurse Association’s three adult day programs. Outcault Activities Building, SE corner of Eighth and Lincoln. 624-1588.
Center for Photographic Art Photographs by Stephen Galloway. Sunset Cultural Center, San Carlos and Ninth, Carmel. 625-5181 or photography.org. Ends 4/14.
Chapman Gallery Specializing in California artists of the Monterey Peninsula including Barry Marshall, Judy Baird, Gail Reeves, Reed Farrington, S.C. Yuan, Keith Lindberg, William Silva, Harold Knott and Gael Donovan. Seventh Avenue, between San Carlos and Mission, Carmel. 626-1766 or chapmangallery.com.
Christopher Bell Gallery Paintings by Louise Frechette; jewelry by Dierdre Designs. 200 Alvarado Plaza, Monterey. 649-0214.
Coastal Impressions Studio Plein air, oil and acrylic originals by Barry Marshall. Russell Service Center, 2014 Sunset Dr., Pacific Grove. 277-5445.
Concepts Gallery Group show including photography by Doug Steakley and jewelry by Michael Borofka. Ocean Avenue, Carmel. 624-0661.
D.E. Craghead Fine Art Gallery California Landscapes: new paintings by Don Craghead. Sixth and Dolores, Carmel. 624-5054.
Exotic Fine Art Visions of Vietnam and paintings by Gaylord Soli and Andre Renoux. Seventh and San Carlos, Carmel. 622-9950 or exoticsiam.com.
Fawcett Studio Gallery Oils by Edward Fawcett. Dolores between Fifth and Sixth, Carmel. 624-6030.
Fox California Theatre Veiled Obscurity: figurative photographs by Toni Chiapelli. Reception 5-8pm Fri 4/7. 235 Main St., Salinas. 758-9126. Ends 5/15.
Gallerie Amsterdam Curtis Exhibition: original works by Tony Curtis. Dolores between Fifth and Sixth, Carmel. 624-4355. Ends 5/21.
Gallery 542 Features the work of Todd C. Kruper. 542 Ortiz Ave., Sand City. 917-9161. Ends 5/1.
Gallery at Blackstone Winery Scena: black-and-white photographs by Siobhan Arnold. 800 S. Alta St., Gonzales. 675-5341.Ends 4/30.
Gallery at 417 Artwork by members Sela Eden, Dick Gorman, Tom Hawley, Noe Hinojosa, Mary Kay King, Noelle Nichols, Cathy Owen, Murphy Robins, Barbara Svetlik, Susan Titus and Jane Vargas. Reception 6-8pm Fri 4/7. 417 Cannery Row, Monterey. 645-9923.
Gallery at Ventana Litany of the Holy Days: Carolyn Mary Kleefeld’s latest exhibit. Ventana Inn, Highway 1, Big Sur. 667-2789.
George Stern Fine Arts Specializing in museum-quality paintings by early California Impressionists. Sixth between Dolores and San Carlos, Carmel. 626-1100.
Hacienda carmel Solo show by Mary Margaret Jay; collage by Francis Elgan; portraits by Julius Steuckert. Via Mallorca and Carmel Valley Road, Carmel. 624-8261. Ends 5/21.
Hanson Gallery Figures and Fragments: selected bronze works by Frederick Hart. Ocean between Dolores and San Carlos. 625-6142 or hansongallerycarmel.com.
Hauk Fine Arts Exhibiting contemporary and early California art, including works by Ken Kesey and Robert Crumb. 206 Fountain Ave., Pacific Grove. 373-6007.
Hawthorne Gallery Painting, sculpture, blown glass, ceramics and cloissone by Gregory Hawthorne and family; Albert Paley’s forged steel masterpieces; Max DeMoss’ bronze works; Frederick Gregory’s granite sculptures; sculptor Barbara Spring’s creations in wood. Opposite Nepenthe restaurant on Highway 1, Big Sur. 667-3200 or hawthornegallery.com.
Highlands Inn Photographic works by Steve Dzergian and Ted Orland. 120 Highlands Dr., Carmel. 622-5417.
Highlands Sculpture Gallery Bronze and stainless steel sculptures by Alex Kveton. Dolores between Fifth and Sixth, Carmel. 624-0535.
Homescapes Carmel New work by Dolores Chiappone, Kimberly Howland, Erika Meriaux, Douglas Steakly, Darian Day, Dana Kawano, Yvonne Gorman, Keri Marion, Francine Markoe and John Thomson; Meredith Mullins’ In a Paris Moment. SE corner of Seventh and Dolores, Carmel. homescapescarmel.com.
Jones & Terwilliger Galleries Fifty different artists exhibiting paintings and sculpture. Sixth Avenue between Dolores and San Carlos, Carmel. 626-9100.
Le Studio Working artists’ space and gallery sculpture by Yves Goyatton; painting by Rodney Warren and mixed media by Carrie Hogan. Second Floor, 711 Cannery Row, Suite AA, Monterey (above Sly McFly’s). 915-8903.
Lisa Coscino Gallery All Wet: group show dedicated to the power and beauty of water; Walks of Life: torn paper watercolors by Bud Gordon; Functional Art: glass, ceramics, jewelry and metal. 216 Grand Ave., Pacific Grove. 646-1939 or lisacoscinogallery.com. Ends 5/6.
Lisa’s Studio and Sketches A collection of local oils and watercolors by Lisa Bryan. Court of the Fountains, Mission at Seventh, Carmel. 626-5435.
Local Color Central Coast Artist Gallery Abstract paintings by Terese Garcia; black and white photographs by Stephen Schindler; crafts by more than 160 local artists and a selection of Big Sur jade. The Village Shops, 46840 Highway 1, Big Sur. 667-0481. Ends 4/15.
Masaoka Design Gallery Blown glass by Alan Masaoka, Nancy Francioli, Mark Stevenson and Nick Leonoff; wooden sculpture by Charlie Abildgaard. 13766 Center St. in the Center Street Plaza, Carmel Valley Village. 659-4953 or alanmasaoka.com. Ends 4/29.
MHAA’s Perry Downer Costume Gallery La Belle Epoche, featuring the “opulent elegance” of ladies’ various garments as worn in the flamboyant period. 201 Van Buren, Monterey. 375-9182. Ends 4/22.
Mission Gallery Featuring Mezzotint engravings by Mikio Watanabe. 106 Third St., San Juan Bautista. 623-2960 or missiongalleryart.com.
Monterey Maritime & History Museum 75 Treasures for 75 Years: The Path of History and Art; The Gilded World of Kate Crew. 5 Custom House Plaza, Monterey. 372-2608 or montereyhistory.org. Ends 5/29.
Monterey Museum of Art/La Mirada Views of the Sea: William F. Ritschel; Restless Seas: Armin Hansen; The Art and Craft of Japanese Packaging: gifts from Robert H. Skiles. Charles M. Russell Bronzes: works from the Davies Collection of Western Art. 720 Via Mirada, Monterey. 372-5477 or montereyart.org.
Monterey Museum of Art/Pacific StreetIn Celebration of Light: Photographs from the Collection of Cherye R. and James F. Pierce. 559 Pacific St., Monterey. 372-5477 or montereyart.org. Ends 5/7.
Monterey Peninsula Airport Looking at Monterey: photographs by members of the Image makers; Yac in Black & White: works by members of the Youth Arts Collective. 200 Kane Dr., Monterey.
Monterey Peninsula Art Foundation Gallery All-member show of oils, watercolors, acrylics, sculptures, jewelry, silk art and more. 425 Cannery Row, Monterey. 655-1267.
MPC Art Department gallery Color: Harmony & Discord: abstract paintings by Peter Brooks and Veronica Escudero. 980 Fremont St., Monterey. 646-3060. Ends 4/14.
The National Steinbeck Center MuseumMy California: Views from the Golden State: third juried exhibition of two-dimensional works. Ends 5/28. Carol and John Steinbeck: Art of Collaboration: personal letters, photographs, sculptures and drawings by Carol Steinbeck. Ends 9/3. 1 Main St., Salinas. 775-4721.
Nido Gallery Layers of Color, Symbols of Time: paintings and prints by Susan Howe. 7951 Moss Landing Rd., Moss Landing. 632-3801 or nidomosslanding.com. Ends 5/12.
Pacific Grove Art Center Studio Artists of the Pacific Grove Art Center: needlepoint by Connie Pearlstein, collage by Marybeth Rinehart, ink on canvas and linocut by Julie Brown Smith; If the Shoe Fits: a collection of monotype prints on the obsession with shoes by Alice Geller-Robertson; The World Around Us: pastels by Sheila Delimont. 568 Lighthouse Ave., Pacific Grove. 375-2208 or pgartcenter.org. Ends 4/6.
Pacific Grove Museum of Natural HistorY Collateral Damage: The S.F. Earthquake in Monterey, Santa Cruz, and San Benito Counties: historical photographs chronicling the damage suffered in the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake. Ends 5/1. Golden Poppies of California: photographs by Nature Photographer George Lepp. Ends 6/10. 165 Forest Ave., Pacific Grove. 648-5716 or pgmuseum.org. Ends 5/1.
Pajaro valley gallery The Fine Art of Textiles: Twenty-two regional artists transform the nature of fiber and thread into sculptures and paintings. 37 Sudden St., Watsonville. 427-0181. Ends 5/21.
Parkside Gallery Featuring functional sculpture by James Vilona. Dolores between Ocean and Seventh, Carmel. 625-5565 or theparksidegallery.com.
Photography West Showing black-and-white photography by Ansel Adams and Roman Loranc. Dolores at Ocean, Carmel. 625-1587 or photographywest.com. Ends 5/1.
PK Fine ArtifactsVessels: new works by Lesley Anne Spowart. 425 Elder Ave., Sand City. 583-0800 or pkfineartifacts.com.
Portnoy Galleries John Traynor: an exhibition of new oil paintings. Sixth between Dolores and San Carlos, Carmel. 624-1155.
Possibilities Art Studio and Gallery The Spirit of Creation: still lifes and abstract landscapes by Los Gatos artist Jill Kroh.311A Forest Ave., Pacific Grove. 643-9392. Ends 5/6.
Railway Express Building Train 99: photographs in transit by P. Triumpho Sullivan. 26 Railroad Pl., Salinas. 758-9126.
Robert Lewis Gallery The Passionate Landscape: paintings by Robert Lewis. 201 1/2 Forest Ave., Pacific Grove. 333-9046.
Rollicks internet café Tide Down: Images of Monterey Bay: photographs by Tricia Ellston. 210 Main St., Salinas. 758-9126. Ends 4/15.
Sasoontsi Gallery Majestic Symmetry: original works by Dolores Orozco and Amador Ramirez. 40 Central Ave., Salinas. 751-1777 or sasoontsi.com. Ends 5/1.
Savage Stephens Contemporary Art Works Mixed-media work by David A. Stephens; new metal sculpture by John Haley; blown glass by New Zealand artists Ola and Marie Simberg-Hoglund; bronze sculpture by Gustavo Torres. Dolores between Fifth and Sixth, Carmel. 626-0800.
Sheila Delimont Studio Gallery Landscape paintings and prints by Sheila Delimont. 711 Cannery Row, Suite J (above Starbucks), Monterey. 333-1099.
Sierra Mar Restaurant Robert Flynn’s charcoal drawings of grass; Francis Padilla’s figurative drawings; linocuts by Dan May. The Post Ranch Inn, Highway 1, Big Sur. 667-2269.
Simon Bull Gallery Originals and recent releases by Simon Bull, a popular and collected living artist. 3728 The Barnyard, Carmel. 625-8600.
Sofanya’s Gallery Sensuous Spring: paintings by Olga Perry and Lana Loukianenko. Fernwood Resort. Highway 1, Big Sur. 667-2130. Ends 4/15.
Steven Whyte Open Sculpture Studio and Gallery Featuring sculptures from prestigious monuments to exclusive fine art bronze editions. 700 Cannery Row, 2nd Floor, Monterey. 521-6045 or StevenWhyteSculptor.com.
Tillie Gort’s Restaurant Vortex Series: digital photography by Ruben Martin. 111 Central Ave., Pacific Grove. 375-2790.
ucmbest center atrium gallery Black & White Whispers: black and white photography by Steve Zmak. 3180 Imjin Parkway, Marina. 883-4459 or SteveZmak.com. Ends 8/22.
Valley Girls Works by Shelley A. Aliotti, Natalie Bieser, Milton Jines, Noelle Nichols, Kathy Sharpe, Lori Stroh, Kathleen Tarp. 13766 Center St., Carmel Valley. 659-2441. Ends 4/29.
Venture Gallery Works by 30 local artists including paintings in oil, watercolor and acrylic, sculpture, ceramics and handcrafted jewelry. 260 Alvarado St., Monterey. 626-1411.
Weston Gallery Serene Landscapes: black and white photographs by Rolfe Horn. Sixth between Dolores and Lincoln, Carmel. 624-4453 or westongallery.com. Ends 4/17.