The Harrington Gallery at the Firehouse Arts Center in Pleasanton is hosting the 8th annual "Fresh Works" Juried Exhibit for emerging and established artists who reside or work in the greater Bay Area. The deadline for Entry is 5pm Friday, March 2, 2018. Exhibition dates are April 28 - June 2, 2018, with the artists' reception on Saturday, April 28, 1-3pm. Entry fee is $35 for up to 3 entries. This year's juror is Beverly Rayner, instructor and lecturer at Cabrillo College. For more information, see firehousearts.org/gallery/call-for-art.

Darla Bostick's 11th/12th Annual Ghost Ranch Retreat Workshops in Abiquiu, NM are coming up in June and Sept./Oct. For more information, see darlabostick.com. There is also a trip scheduled to Copenhagen, Denmark and then to Hamburg and Berlin in June/July. For more information, see darlabostick.com/art-adventures-abroad.

4th Annual Art Outside the Box Phase IV - 2018 Call to Artists - The City of Campbell's Civic Improvement Commission and the Campbell Artists' Guild invite artists residing in Santa Clara County to participate. Deadline to apply is March 16, 2018. An honorarium is paid that varies from $350 to $500. For more information and application forms go to cityofcampbell.com/artbox.

An Artist Getaway plein air painting vacation is scheduled for April 15 - 20, 2018, in Occidental, the Sonoma Coast. Paint the Russian River at Casini Ranch Campground, The redwoods at Grove of the Old Trees and the coast along Hwy 1. For more information, see www.artistgetaway.com.

Local Links

Art Museums/Galleries
The Museums of Los Gatos
The San Jose Museum of Art
Gallery Saratoga
Triton Museum of Art
Anno Domini
Works San Jose Gallery
Institute of Contemporary Art
Palo Alto Art Center
Santa Clara University
MACLA (Center for Latino Arts)

Art Leagues and Associations
Campbell Artists Guild
Fine Arts League of Cupertino
Coastal Arts League (Half Moon Bay)
Fremont Art Association
Los Altos Art Club
Northern California Art Fusion
Pacific Art League
Saratoga Contemporary Artists
Santa Clara Valley Watercolor Society
Santa Cruz Art League
Silicon Valley Arts Coalition
Sunnyvale Art Club
Valle del Sur Art Guild

Marketing for Artists
Absolute Arts
Art Storm
red dot blog
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