About the LGAA

Welcome! We are a non-profit organization established in 1948 dedicated to the enrichment and support of the arts community. We feature monthly meetings with demos by well-known artists, group shows, festivals, peer art exhibits, contests, workshops, a plein-air group that goes on weekly outings, and a newsletter.


LGAA General Meetings are held monthly on the Second Sunday, 1:00 - 3:00pm at 20 Cherry Blossom Lane at Congregation Shir Hadash in Los Gatos. It's a beautiful facility with ample parking and a wonderful meeting room. The meetings are free and open to the general public.

Shir Hadash See MAP for the location and directions.

August 9, 2020, 4:00 pm

General Meeting - Online

The online meeting begins with a raffle for the July Instagram Gallery entrants, followed by optional member participation and a short instructional video.

A link will be posted here 30 minutes prior to the meeting

2020 Shows

The Fall Members' Juried Show JCC

Show Dates are mid-October to mid-December, 2020 (details forthcoming)

Reception Date: Sunday, October 18, 4 - 6 pm at the JCC, Los Gatos

Refer to the Shows page for more details.

Check back here for possible changes due to the coronavirus.

Letter from the President, Jane Loomis

Jane Loomis LGAA is still going strong since 1948, and nothing is stopping us now - not even COVID-19! Thanks to the ZOOM online meeting platform, we were able to have two virtual general meetings already. We will continue to have our general meeting online until further notice.

Plein Air Meetings

The Plein Air group meets on Mondays at 9 a.m.

July 27, Hershel Abelman's Home, Los Gatos

August 3, Alum Rock Park, San Jose

At the paint sites, artists must wear face masks and practice social distancing. Click on the Plein Air page for details.