thINK Second Saturday Reception June 10th, 5 pm – 9 pm Six printmakers take the challenge from show curator, Vinay Sharma, to think outside the typical framed image format for this exhibit and defy traditional printmaking norms. The show unites three printmakers from the Bay Area and three from the Sacramento region. thINK opens at ARTHOUSE, 1021 R Street, Sacramento, CA on Saturday June 10 with a reception at 5:00 p.m. ARTHOUSE Gallery is open Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Vinay Sharma will show large-scale lithographs on Japanese rice paper. [...]
Saturday, June 10, 1:00 -3:30 pm Sheilla Jacobs Class: Matisse Inspired Mixed Media Collage Henri Matisse the famous French artist later in his life created many beautiful "paper cut outs" works of art. Sheila, inspired by these works will share her own ideas mingled with these inspirations with Art for Families participants using brightly colored papers among other elements creating bold designed collages. Sign up for your spot in her class, bring your family and friends. $5 per family Saturday June 10, 1:00 to 3:30pm at the art center. Sunday, June 11, 1:00 -3:30 pm Helen Plenert Class: The Joy [...]
Nikki Bash-Davis: "Personal Visions" June 6 - June 30, 2017 2nd Saturday Repetition: June 10 | 5:30 - 8:30pm Magic Light by Nikki Bash Davis Tim Collom Gallery is pleased to exhibit a solo exhibition by Bay Area artist, Nikki Bash-Davis. Nikki's paintings and sculptures celebrate the human spirit; conveying moments of serenity, affection, tolerance, despair and joy. Her poetic visualizations provide a sense of hope, despite humanity's turbulent journey towards uncertainty.
ARTHOUSE is pleased to present work by regional artists Linda S. Fitz Gibbon and Shirley Hazlett, in a two-person show, May 13 – June 4, 2017. Fitz Gibbons’s trompe l’oeil ceramic sculptures and Hazlett’s suspended silk paintings invite a close second look, as the works are not what they appear at first glance. These two artists uniquely work in their chosen disciplines. Fitz Gibbon’s hand built ceramics portray the clash of modern cultural stereotypes and artifice with nature. This leads the viewer to not only question if the object is real, but whether it grows, is alive, and if comes [...]
Tim Collom Gallery is thrilled to exhibit new ceramic and paintings by Cindy Wilson. A native to Davis, Wilson designs are most inspired by her natural surroundings. She believes that art should be found all around the world and not just inside the home. These thoughts are reflected in Wilson’s bright, bold, and funky ceramics which can be found, not only in private collections all over the U.S., but in many local, public and community spaces.
FAUNA ANOMALY  back by popular demand is curated by John Stuart Berger. John who is known for his creepy crawlers and other curious creatures is also Program Director of Short Center North and has included several students and staff from the Short Center North along with many other exceptionally talented artists from Northern California. Featuring over 40 artists whose art ranges from the hauntingly beautiful to the grotesquely abnormal. All Short Center student art proceeds will be donated to the Short Center. Artists: Roberta Almerez, Christine Benjamin, Jackson Berger,John Stuart Berger, Jose Bodas, Melanie Bown, Robert Bowen, Rusty Boyer, [...]
Annual 20/20 Show Kennedy Gallery 20/20 Show May 9 – June 5, 2017 “20/20 Show” – Sacramento’s most prestigious group exhibit, the 20/20 show opens on Second Saturday May 13th from 12 Noon to 10pm. Jurors for the selection process include professionals such as members of the Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission. Each chosen artist displays 20 eight by eight inch works in their own theme. Oils, acrylics, mixed media, watercolor, sculpture and more. Live jazz band and a full service bar make this a very exciting event –a definite “don’t miss”! Fine Art is affordable - from just $80 per [...]
Through the medium of digital photography and computer generated imagery, Richard Ashby presents "Dreamscapes." Gallery 3/Studio - May 2017 2nd Saturday Reception May 14, 5:30-8:30 pm Live Music by Evening Star Band
Arthouse on R is proud to host Habitat for Humanity’s “Habitat Door Project” April 7th – April 27th Artists David Asch, Macee Burns, Sheldon Carpenter, Sondra Hersh, Kate Riley, Jennifer Tachera and Kerri Warner were chosen in January to turn doors into art under the theme “what home means to me.” You can see the results of their hard work on display at ARTHOUSE, Second Saturday, April 8, from 6-9 p.m. These doors will be auctioned off at the Habitat for Humanity “Hard Hats & High Heels” Gala on April 28th and then will be in private collections ever after!
April 4 - May 5, 2017 2nd Saturday Opening: April 8th | 5:30-8:30pm "California Sky" by Susan Chapman Please join Tim Collom Gallery for our 2nd Annual Landscapes Show. This group exhibition will feature work by the likes of Patris, Bud Gordon, Ning Hou, Anthony Montanino, Tim Collom, Susan Chapman, Margarita Chaplinska, among others, and their take on the classic subject matter.