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Art: Art Show, Children's Arts/Crafts
Exhibition: Kids' Eye View 2017
Celebrating the prowess of the younger members of our community, Kids’ Eye View showcases selected artwork created during SLOMA’s 2017 youth summer art camps. During six week-long camps, nearly 200 students—from 5-year-olds to teens—enjoyed “brains-on” art...
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA

Mon 9/25/17 - Sun 10/1/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Photography
Carbon on Canvas: Black & White Photography by Paul Roark
Internationally collected and recognized for his contributions in advancing black and white printing, Photographer Paul Roark is featured artist at Gallery Los Olivos the month of September 2017 The Gallery is open daily 10 -5
Gallery Los Olivos
Los Olivos, CA

Mon 9/25/17 - Sat 9/30/17 at 10am
Art: Art Show
Thursday Painters: A Legacy
As early as 1946, a handful of painters, enjoying Harold Forgostein’s adult education classes, gathered regularly to paint alongside other artists, to watch them work, and see how they interpreted the same scene. One such group in San Luis Obispo has been ...
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA

Mon 9/25/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 9/27/17 - Sun 10/1/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Jewelry/Gems, Painting, Photography, Sculpture
Social Justice Art Exhibit
In this exhibit artists express their concepts of human rights, inequality and betrayal. The beauty of their work lies in its ability to throw light on our own ignorance. Some of the images are disturbing; the exhibition is not recommended for children. Me...
Art Center Morro Bay
Morro Bay, CA

Mon 9/25/17 - Mon 10/30/17 at 12pm-4pm
Art: Art Show
"Who Has This" art show Vincent Bernardy
Art After Dark reception with drinks and hors d'oeuvres on Sept. 1 from 6 to 9 p.m.. Exhibition on view through Sept. 30. San Luis Obispo artist Vincent Bernardy creates a divine world full of color and fantasy. His show, "Who Has This?" reflects his uniq...
Steynberg Gallery
San Luis Obispo, CA

Mon 9/25/17 - Fri 9/29/17 at 7am-6pm
Art: Art Show
California Sculpture SLAM 2017
This biennial exhibition of contemporary sculpture by California artists, opens on Sept. 1 and runs through Oct. 29. Ranging from pedestal, to freestanding, to wall-mounted pieces, the 49 artworks were selected from 195 entries and include sculpture made ...
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA

Mon 9/25/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 9/27/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 9/28/17 at 11am-5pm
Fri 9/29/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 9/30/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Donald Frith: Teapots
It is important to look at Donald Frith’s teapots with a careful eye, and enjoy the combination of the technical expertise he uses in porcelain, precious woods, and acrylics to create a small teapot. Then, go back and look again. And remember, they are not...
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA

Mon 9/25/17 at 11am-5pm
Wed 9/27/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 9/28/17 at 11am-5pm
Fri 9/29/17 at 11am-5pm
Sat 9/30/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: architecture art women in history san luis obispo
Historic Architectural Tour
Tour the Historic Monday Club The Monday Club of San Luis Obispo is offering free docent-led tours every Monday from 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. This is an excellent opportunity to tour one of the architectural gems of the City of San Luis Obispo. With a fre...
The Monday Club
San Luis Obispo, CA

Mon 9/25/17 at 2pm-5pm
Mon 10/2/17 at 2pm-5pm
Mon 10/9/17 at 2pm-5pm
Mon 10/16/17 at 2pm-5pm
Mon 10/23/17 at 2pm-5pm
Art: Art Show
Jonathan Gaetke
"Edge of Nature" central coast artist Jonathan Gaetke exhibits his plein-air oil paintings, artist reception 6-9 pm August 4th 2017
Frame Works
San Luis Obispo, CA

Mon 9/25/17 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show
Lee-Volker Cox Photography
The photography of Lee-Volker Cox will be on display at the Arroyo Grande Library in the Internet Lounge section of the Library from September-October 2017. From farming to ranching, working the land is still the lifeblood for a unique region known as Cali...
SLO County Library - Arroyo Grande
Arroyo Grande, CA

Mon 9/25/17
Tue 9/26/17
Wed 9/27/17
Thu 9/28/17
Fri 9/29/17
Art: Painting, Art Talk
Central Coast Watercolor Society Monthly Program Meeting
Join Atascadero painter, teacher, and art coach David Limrite as he works with acrylic on paper to create an original expressionist figurative painting. He will focus on using washes, glazes and opaque paint so that they peacefully coexist in the same pain...
San Luis Obispo United Methodist Church
San Luis Obispo, CA

Tue 9/26/17 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Art: Folk Art/Crafts, Jewelry/Gems, Textiles
Kumihimo Braided Cord Workshop by Beverly Brown
Morro Bay Art Association is proud to present “Ancient Arts," a series of workshops by lapidary artist, Beverly Brown. Beverly has taught wire sculpture and other jewelry techniques for 12 years. Her fascination with ancient techniques has led her to...
Art Center Morro Bay
Morro Bay, CA

Tue 9/26/17 at 12pm-4pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Design
Nina Stössinger
The Art Gallery will present “Type Design: A Journey” by artist Nina Stössinger in her first solo exhibition from Sept. 22 to Oct. 20. The exhibit will open with a talk by Stössinger, a Swiss typeface designer, at 4:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 22, in Room 123 of...
California Polytechnic State University Art Gallery
San Luis Obispo, CA

Tue 9/26/17 at 4:30pm-6:30pm
Wed 9/27/17 at 4:30pm-6:30pm
Thu 9/28/17 at 4:30pm-6:30pm
Fri 9/29/17 at 4:30pm-6:30pm
Sat 9/30/17 at 4:30pm-6:30pm
Art: Art Show
Think Pink: How Cancer Colored My World
Mary Summers, a retired professor of nursing who lives in Cambria, is a painter of oils. After receiving a cancer diagnosis, Summers painted to help her navigate this new road. “Scenic oil paintings and written dialogue express my reactions to my journey t...
SLO County Library - Cambria
Cambria, CA

Tue 9/26/17 at 9am-5pm
Wed 9/27/17 at 9am-5pm
Thu 9/28/17 at 10am-6pm
Fri 9/29/17 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Installations, Museum
Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now
Soares, a Brazilian by birth and an architect by training, switched to fine art in the early 19902, when she moved to New York and studied at the Pratt Institute and New York University. She earned graduated degrees from both. The Guggenheim Museum online ...
Santa Barbara Museum of Art
Santa Barbara, CA

Tue 9/26/17 - Wed 9/27/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 9/28/17 at 11am-8pm
Fri 9/29/17 - Sun 10/1/17 at 11am-5pm
Tue 10/3/17 - Wed 10/4/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 10/5/17 at 11am-8pm
Art: Art Talk
Creativity
We welcome you to join the Creativity Group at Art Center Morro Bay. Creativity is held each Wednesday from 10:30 am – 3:00 pm unless other events/classes conflict. FREE, informal and open to the public. Meet in the activity room of Art Center Morro Bay. B...
Art Center Morro Bay
Morro Bay, CA

Wed 9/27/17 at 10:30am-3pm
Wed 10/4/17 at 10:30am-3pm
Wed 10/11/17 at 10:30am-3pm
Wed 10/18/17 at 10:30am-3pm
Wed 10/25/17 at 10:30am-3pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Museum
Guatemala from 33,000 km: Contemporary Art, 1960 - Present
This exhibition brings together 70 works that speak to a range of formal, political, and social concerns that permeate contemporary art both in Latin America and throughout the globe. This exhibition marks the first ever in-depth commitment to the study of...
Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA

Wed 9/27/17 at 11am-5pm
Thu 9/28/17 at 11am-8pm
Fri 9/29/17 - Sat 9/30/17 at 11am-5pm
Sun 10/1/17 at 12pm-5pm
Wed 10/4/17 at 11am-5pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper
SLOMA Life Drawing: Life Drawing - Wednesday Mornings
People of all levels of drawing skill are welcome. Sessions incorporate multiple poses for 3 hours. From one minute gestures to 20 minutes, giving the artist a variety of poses to work from. A model is provided along with tables and easels. No instruction....
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA

Wed 9/27/17 at 9am-12pm
Wed 10/4/17 at 9am-12pm
Wed 10/11/17 at 9am-12pm
Wed 10/18/17 at 9am-12pm
Wed 10/25/17 at 9am-12pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper
Coloring Club for Adults
Feeling stressed out? Come to Coloring Club! Relax with us, spend some time exercising your mind, and rediscover the childhood pleasure of coloring. The Library will provide everything you need. For adults of all ages. Call 805-927-4336 to sign up!
SLO County Library - Cambria
Cambria, CA

Thu 9/28/17 at 4pm-5pm
Art: Art Show, Art Talk, Gallery
Inverse Performance Art Festival: Opening Night
The Harold J. Miossi Art Gallery is thrilled to debut Inverse Performance Art Festival. This opening night will involve a brief overview, a contextualizing presentation, and a variety of performances by artists recognized on local, national, and internatio...
Harold J. Miossi Art Gallery at Cuesta College
San Luis Obispo, CA

Thu 9/28/17 at 5pm-9pm
    

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