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Art: Art Show
Call for Artists - Pressing Matters
Central Coast Printmakers and San Luis Obispo Museum of Art present Pressing Matters 2018, a juried exhibition of contemporary printmaking. Deadline for Submissions: May 1, 2018. Open to all artists residing in the United States. Any accepted entry that di...
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA

Fri 4/20/18 - Tue 5/1/18
Art: Art Show
Call for Artists - Home Sweet Home
The theme of "Home, Sweet Home" welcomes artists with physical, mental or developmental disabilities to delve into subjects, themes, and motifs that have to do with the theme. Home can be a very specific dwelling, or a favorite place, or space. Home can be...
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA

Fri 4/20/18 - Sun 7/1/18
Art: Art Show
The It's About Time Art Show
Photo by Kabe Russell is titled, Prometheus. This art exhibition shows new photos by Kabe Russell, Michael Messina, Dennis Jackson, and new paintings by Cynthia Kevorkian, Marie Ramey, and Jane Russell. Show runs Feb. 28 through April 20. Reception is Ma...
art/ – Marie Ramey Fine Art
Atascadero, CA

Fri 4/20/18
Art: Art Show, Drawings/Works on Paper, Gallery, Mixed Media, Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Textiles
Reception & Exhibition: Go Figure
Meet the artists at the opening reception on Sunday, April 8, 2 p.m.-4 p.m. This event is free and open to the public. The exhibit, on view beginning April 5, is an assembly of exceptional paintings from artists throughout the Central Coast, including the ...
Art Center Morro Bay
Morro Bay, CA

Fri 4/20/18 - Mon 5/14/18 at 12pm-4pm
Art: Art Show, Art Talk, Painting, Gallery
Featured Artist Dottie Phelps Visker
Dottie paints large and small canvases with big swashes of colorful flowers and abstract shapes. "In my backyard I get inspiration-Colors in the flowers, sky and birds. I like to paint outside and inside. I adore the sunshine and have to be in a sunny room...
Gallery at Marina Square
Morro Bay, CA

Fri 4/20/18 - Sun 4/29/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show
Local Color: Ken Christensen Original Oils
Last Chance to enjoy Ken Christensen's original plein-aire oil paintings, Ken Christensen is a classic, on-site landscape painter with influences filtered down from the French Impressionists and Fauves. He paints with the vision, color, and verve of such p...
Frame Works
San Luis Obispo, CA

Fri 4/20/18 at 10am-6pm
Sat 4/21/18 at 10am-4pm
Mon 4/23/18 - Wed 4/25/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show
Visual Rhetoric
isual Rhetoric is a juried exhibition in SLOMA's McMeen Gallery highlighting contemporary California sculpture. Presented in conjunction with the Central Coast Sculptors Group. On view through April 29.
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA

Fri 4/20/18 - Mon 4/23/18 at 11am-5pm
Wed 4/25/18 - Sun 4/29/18 at 11am-5pm
Art: Gallery, Art Show
Cambria Center for the Arts Juried Art Show
Join us Friday, March 30, from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m., for the opening reception at Cambria Center for the Arts Juried Art Show. The juror for this event will be Gallerist Laylon, who is the founder of The Vault Gallery in Cambria. Reception offers live music, w...
Cambria Center for the Arts
Cambria, CA

Fri 4/20/18 at 5:30pm-7pm
Sat 4/21/18 - Sun 4/22/18 at 11am-4pm
Thu 4/26/18 - Fri 4/27/18 at 5:30pm-7pm
Sat 4/28/18 - Sun 4/29/18 at 11am-4pm
Art: Painting, Class/Workshop
Landscape Painting Workshop
The focus of this workshop is working in the studio to increase confidence with color identification and color mixing to capture outdoor light and color. The first day will be spent inside and the following three days will be on location (weather permittin...
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA

Fri 4/20/18 - Sun 4/22/18 at 9am-4pm
Art: Art Show
American Traditions: Poetry and Quilting at the Atascadero Library in April and May
This special exhibit features both quilts and poetry. The quilts on display were created by quilters from the Almond Country Quilt Guild, a local group that promotes knowledge of quilting and participation in this creative American craft. The library is ...
SLO County Library - Atascadero
Atascadero, CA

Fri 4/20/18 - Sat 4/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Mon 4/23/18 - Thu 4/26/18 at 10am-7pm
Fri 4/27/18 - Sat 4/28/18 at 10am-5pm
Mon 4/30/18 - Thu 5/3/18 at 10am-7pm
Fri 5/4/18 - Sat 5/5/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show, Gallery, Painting, Sculpture, Photography, Drawings/Works on Paper, Ceramics/Pottery
Cal Poly Juried Student Show
The 2018 Juried Student Show highlights work made in the Cal Poly Department of Art & Design during the last calendar year. The opening will be on 4/12/18 from 5-7pm. The gallery is open Tues. - Sat. 11-4.
California Polytechnic State University Art Gallery
San Luis Obispo, CA

Fri 4/20/18 at 11am-4pm
Sat 4/21/18 at 11am-4pm
Tue 4/24/18 at 11am-4pm
Wed 4/25/18 at 11am-4pm
Thu 4/26/18 at 11am-4pm
Art: Art Show, Museum, Painting
Chiura Obata: An American Modern
Chiura Obata (1885–1975) was one of the most significant Japanese American artists working on the West Coast in the last century. Born in Okayama, Japan, Obata emigrated to the United States in 1903 and embarked on a seven-decade career that saw the enactm...
UCSB – Art, Design & Architecture Museum
Santa Barbara, CA

Fri 4/20/18 - Sun 4/22/18 at 12pm-5pm
Thu 4/26/18 at 12pm-8pm
Fri 4/27/18 - Sun 4/29/18 at 12pm-5pm
Art: Museum, Art Show, Art Talk, Multimedia, Installations
Daniel Leighton: Augmented Reality
Leighton creates emotional landscapes with simple lines and brilliant colors in his Augmented Reality iPad paintings. On view through June 10. There will be a panel discussion of the exhibition on April 21 at 2 p.m. The artist's reception takes place May 4...
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA

Fri 4/20/18 at 11am-5pm
Sat 4/21/18 at 11am-5pm
Sun 4/22/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 4/23/18 at 11am-5pm
Wed 4/25/18 at 11am-5pm
Art: Gallery
Don’t Believe the Hype: The Radical Elements of Hip Hop
Opening reception for exhibit showcasing the five elements of hip-hop culture: graffiti writing, breakdancing, deejaying, emceeing, and knowledge production — used to speak truth and justice to social ills in the U.S. and beyond. Reception April 19, 4-6 p....
California Polytechnic State University – Robert E. Kennedy Library
San Luis Obispo, CA

Fri 4/20/18 at 7am-6pm
Sat 4/21/18 at 10am-6pm
Sun 4/22/18 at 10am-12am
Fri 4/27/18 at 7am-6pm
Sat 4/28/18 at 10am-6pm
Art: Art Show
Electric Abstractions
Electric Abstractions focuses on three California artists using computer technology to create contemporary fine art. Daniel Leighton, Robert Chapman, and Jayne Behman have been creating images digitally for years—drawing with digits and painting with pixel...
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA

Fri 4/20/18 at 11am-5pm
Sat 4/21/18 at 11am-5pm
Sun 4/22/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 4/23/18 at 11am-5pm
Wed 4/25/18 at 11am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Paintings by Tish Rogers
Rogers, a retired art and math teacher, is experimenting with a new medium, tempera batik. It is a process on pastel paper using tempera paint. The image is first drawn on the paper in ink, painted with several layers of tempera paint, then the entire imag...
SLO County Library - Cambria
Cambria, CA

Fri 4/20/18 - Sat 4/21/18 at 10am-5pm
Tue 4/24/18 - Wed 4/25/18 at 9am-5pm
Thu 4/26/18 at 10am-6pm
Fri 4/27/18 at 10am-5pm
Art: Art Show
Passion for Color and Pattern
Patti Robbins has been a full-time artist for over a decade and excels at painting still lifes. In her home studio, she arranges fruits, flowers, vessels, and patterned textiles to indulge her passion for color and pattern. With produce and flowers from he...
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art
San Luis Obispo, CA

Fri 4/20/18 at 11am-5pm
Sat 4/21/18 at 11am-5pm
Sun 4/22/18 at 11am-5pm
Mon 4/23/18 at 11am-5pm
Wed 4/25/18 at 11am-5pm
Art: Drawings/Works on Paper
Zen Doodle Adult Coloring Book Group
Art Center Morro Bay hosts a free drop-in adult coloring book session open to the public. Relax and unwind with the new adult coloring books Friday mornings. For more info visit www.artcentermorrobay.org or call 805-772-2504.
Art Center Morro Bay
Morro Bay, CA

Fri 4/20/18 at 10am
Fri 4/27/18 at 10am
Fri 5/4/18 at 10am
Fri 5/11/18 at 10am
Fri 5/18/18 at 10am
Art: Folk Art/Crafts
The Bishop Peak Chapter of the Embroiderer's Guild of America
The Bishop Peak Chapter of the Embroiderer's Guild of America would like to invite you to attend our meeting on the third Saturday of each month. We enjoy all forms of needlework including needlepoint, cross stitch, embroidery, Hardanger and more. For mo...
Grover Beach Community Center
Grover Beach, CA

Sat 4/21/18 at 10am-2pm
Sat 5/19/18 at 10am-2pm
Sat 6/16/18 at 10am-2pm
Art: Folk Art/Crafts
Cork Jewelry Organizer
Cork Jewelry Organizer Saturday, April 21 10:00am – 12:00pm $50 Whether you are a wine lover or just want a way to organize your jewelry, this simple-to-make project is for you. Start with an 11” x 14” white frame, glue on corks and hooks and y...
Morro Bay Art Center
Morro Bay, CA

Sat 4/21/18 at 10am-12pm
    

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