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Do you love a good gallery hop? Or are you looking for the latest opening exhibits? Maybe you just want to escape to the sanctity of the nearest coffee shop art show. Whatever your palette, Santa Barbara's art exhibits are sure to excite. Explore them below.
As the 2014 Artist-in-Residence, Eric Beltz will present an ambitious new project, The Cave of Treasures, a dramatic departure for the artist who is known for his intimately scaled, highly-detailed graphite drawings.
Casa Dolores presents the new exhibition, BANDERA WARE: from Revolution to Republic / de Revolución a República. The exhibition gives light to a rare style of earthenware ceramics created in Jalisco utilizing colors of the Mexican flag (la bandera). The unique mix of green, white and red appear in flora, fauna and abstract design of the bandera-ware, referencing symbols and history of the flag itself.
This beautiful and powerfully moving exhibition explores the evolution of Italian painting over five centuries, from late medieval works of the 14th century to Impressionist pictures of the 19th. Drawn from the Glasgow Museums' outstanding Italian holdings, the show features works by some of the greatest masters of the these periods, including Giovanni Bellini, Sandro Botticelli, Domenichino, Francesco Guardi, Salvator Rosa, Luca Signorelli, and Titian; many of the pictures have never before be...
On view from the Permanent Collection of Casa Dolores, works of art in clay, leather, wood, textile and silver, representing the vast regions of Mexico and artisan craft traditions of the 20th century. Roger Brown ceramics in garden. In English and Spanish. Exhibition ongoing.
The Santa Barbara Museum of Art is delighted to present a selection of important paintings that are on extended loan by the Armand Hammer foundation and augmented by several works from the private collection of Michael Armand Hammer.
Opening: Saturday, January 24, 2015, 6 - 8 pm Exhibition on view: January 25 - March 29, 2015 Out of the Great Wide Open: Ryan Bulis, Cathy Ellis, Wendy Osher, Erik Reel, Sommer Roman, Nick Wilkinson, and Seyburn Zorthian.
The term "Ringers" is an expression from the world of sports for a player who exceeds the expected level of excellence. This exhibition features both vintage and contemporary art works that are all works of surpassing merit.
Explore the life and work of architect and draftswoman Lutah Maria Riggs and her contribution to what has become "Santa Barbara Style". The special exhibition celebrates the iconic architectural elements that define America's Riviera.
Join us for an intimate evening with Carole Watanabe and the first viewing of her new art show while enjoying gourmet cheese and charcuterie from local Santa Ynez Cheese Company and Artiste's new releases. RSVP required.
Celebrate the splendors of spring during a one-night postmodern pilgrimage through 500 years of Italian painting inspired by the exhibition Botticeli, Titian, and Beyond: Masterpieces of Italian Painting from Glasgow Museum. Hors d'oeuvres, wine & signature cocktails will be served.
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