DATES: Opening/Closing: August 5th – August 28th Hours: Friday through Sunday, noon - 5pm & by appointment. Second Saturday Reception: August 13th, 6-9 pm Axis Gallery is pleased to have Gregory Volk as juror for the 11th National Juried Exhibition. The exhibit will showcase 45 works selected from over 1000 images submitted. Gregory Volk is a New York-based art writer, independent curator, and frequent lecturer. He writes regularly for Art in America, where he is a contributing editor, and his articles and reviews have also appeared in many other publications, including Parkett and Sculpture. Among his recent contributions to exhibition [...]
Keith Bachmann is a local Sacramento artist who paints oil and acrylic landscapes, urbanscapes, and portraiture. Due to a recent tragedy that caused nearly 100% loss of his entire collection, all of Keith’s painting for this solo show will be brand new. Inspired by many of the local legends that he studied under, such as Greg Kondos and Darrell Forney, Keith uses a bold, bright, and impasto style of painting. He also uses a wide range of tools to create depth, texture, and movement. Keith has won numerous awards for his art, including “Best in Show” for the 2010 KVIE [...]
Playful Ponderings features the works of Susan Landi and Chris Max Thompson. It runs through August 13th. Aug_02FrontWebIt's An Adventure featuring the works of Phil Evans, Myra Steward and Christine Capelle we be up August 20th. It runs through September 10th.
Please join us at Kennedy Gallery 20/L this Saturday for our College Showcase featuring local talent from our college and universities. See who won our 2016 Kennedy Scholarship. See some fabulous works from our 21 resident artists, grab a cocktail at our bar and enjoy our live entertainment at Sacramento's favorite 2nd Saturday spot noon to 10pm!
"Back in the Ring" by Joy Bertinuson on 2nd Saturday from 5:00 pm to 9:30 pm. Artspace1616 1616 Del Paso Blvd Sacramento, California 95815 "By exploring the narrative possibilities of inanimate objects, specifically the painter’s tools, and placing them in the arena of the boxing stage, I have been toying with ideas about the epic artist’s battle, inspired by the language of the male dominated sport, and that of the male dominated art world circa late 1940’s through the fifties. The still-life arrangement, and its potential for narrative content, has been an interest of mine over the last ten years [...]
Second Saturday - July 9, 2016 Geometry Joan Opachko Bridges + Andrea Lunetta Joan uses eggs as her canvas, through a process called pysanky, an ancient tradition of drawing on and coloring eggs. Andrea's series of ink portraits and landscapes creates a visual representation of the static thoughts that come before a dream.
A National Juried Fiber Arts Open Show, June 28 – July 16, 2016 by the Fiber Arts Group at Sacramento Fine Arts Center. Judge for this exhibit is Ana Lisa Hedstrom. Focus On Fiber will show exceptional uses for a common material! The exhibit will showcase artwork using all types of fiber techniques. Basketry, beading, crochet, dyeing fabric, felting, hooking, knitting, knotting, lace making, painting or printing on fabric, quilting, spinning, sewing, stitching, thread, tapestry, yarn, costuming, and any artwork related to these. No crafts, kits or production work will be shown. Spinners Group of SWSG July 5, 2016, 10 [...]
"SUMMER" July 5 - August 3, 2016 2nd Saturday Reception: July 9, 5:30-8:30pm Join Tim Collom Gallery this 2nd Saturday for our SUMMER themed group exhibition. This playful show will feature 16 local artists and their works, literal and abstract, inspired by the time of year where friends, family, and fun are on the mind. Tim Collom Gallery 915 20th St. Sacramento, CA 95811 www.timcollomgallery.com
ADVERSUS Art exhibition by Youthful Kinfolk La Familia "This world is filled with opposites. The North Pole and the South Pole, the positive and negative end of a battery, Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders... the list goes on. Often, we as humans lump things in together in terms of their similarities, and are quick to draw labels based around that - with this art show we look to celebrate the differences that make this world a beautiful place. Whether that's differences in style, color schemes, technique or subject matter of their work the artists in the show look to represent [...]
“A Mixed Box of Art” 6pm - 9pm Featuring cityscapes by Susan Ballenger and Daniel Mendoza; transformations of box compositions by Cindy Long and forged metal boxes influenced by Intaglio printmaking by Eric Ryser; Vibrant Color is at the forefront of Tavarus Blackmon and Zsalto art, while Blackmon brings the rainbow into the kitchen Zsalto uses animals, creatures, and nature to form her own signature style. Fe Gallery 1100 65th Street Sacramento, CA 95819