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The Santa Barbara Museum of Art: Rodin and His Legacy

May 7 - July 1
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1130 State St.
Santa Barbara, CA United States
Auguste Rodin, ca. 1880. Bronze. SBMA, Museum purchase with funds provided by General Acquisition Fund.

On May 7, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art exhibits Rodin and His Legacy. This exhibit includes the works of French artist, Auguste Rodin, (1840–1917) who was arguably the most influential sculptor of the 19th century, and the sculptors who were directly indebted to Rodin’s innovations.

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Ongoing

Rural Life

March 17 @ 1:00 pm - May 21 @ 5:00 pm
Marcia Burtt Gallery, 517 Laguna St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93101 United States
Marcia Burtt, "Cows in Winter Pasture," acrylic, 40x36 in. Photo Courtesy of Marcia Burtt Gallery.

Artists: Jeff Yeomans, Anne Ward, Marilyn Turtz, Randall David Tipton, Erling Sjovold, Ray Roberts, Ian Roberts, Susan Petty, Ann Lofquist, Marilee Krause, Dana Hooper, Michael Ferguson, Patricia Doyle, Marcia Burtt and Robert Abbott.

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From Flying Frogs to Talking Clouds: The Art of Children’s Book Illustration

April 4 @ 3:30 pm - June 6 @ 5:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 3:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 6, 2017

$350
David Wiesner, Art & Max, Jacket, 2010. Watercolor and acrylic on paper. Courtesy of the Artist.

Sketch, shade, and storyboard your way into illustration and the whimsical world of three-time Caldecott Medal winner David Wiesner.

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Spring Adult Ceramics Class

April 6 @ 6:00 pm - June 8 @ 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00pm on Thursday, repeating until June 8, 2017

This 10-week series of adult ceramics classes is inspired by work of Claude Monet and Marc Chagall, whose paintings are currently on view in Highlights from the Permanent Collection. Chagall’s dreamlike subject matter with favorite motifs, provide inspiration for functional vessels and ceramic sculptures. Monet’s Impressionist landscapes inspire projects focusing on surface decoration and glazing […]

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Jane Gottlieb’s Fantasy Gardens Exhibition at the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden!

April 13 @ 9:00 am - July 5 @ 6:00 pm
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, 1212 Mission Canyon Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93105 United States
$12
Jane Gottlieb Fantasy Gardens, on view at Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.

From April 13 to July 4, the Santa Barbara Botanic Gardens (1212 Mission Canyon Rd.) will display Jane Gottlieb's unique combination of paint, colors, and photography in a four-month-long exhibit, the "Fantasy Gardens."

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Carved Paper: The Art of the Japanese Stencil

April 26 @ 11:00 am - June 11 @ 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 11:00am, repeating until June 11, 2017

Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1130 State St.
Santa Barbara, CA United States
Carp Ascending a Waterfall. Japanese, 19th-early 20th century. Mulberry paper coated with persimmon tannin, silk webbing; thrust carving. Gift of Virginia Tobin.

Until June 11, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art is displaying Japanese paper stencils, or katagami, which are the pattern-bearing tools used in a resist-dyeing textile process known as katazome

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After Roe: The Lost History of the Abortion Debate

May 11 @ 12:00 pm - June 18 @ 2:00 pm

After Roe: the Lost History of the Abortion Debate continues at noon on Thursday, May 11, and Thursday May 18!

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Santa Barbara Visual Artists Exhibition at the Santa Barbara Tennis Club

May 12 @ 5:30 pm - July 2 @ 9:00 am
2nd Fridays Art @ Santa Barbara Tennis Club, 2375 Foothill Rd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93105 United States

The Santa Barbara Visual Artists organization is hosting a reception for a select few of their visual artists during Second Fridays.

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8:00 am

Los Angeles Philharmonic

May 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
$39 - $119

At the height of their powers, Maestro Gustavo Dudamel and the Los Angeles Philharmonic return to Santa Barbara with a powerful and unique program featuring Joseph Pereira's new Concerto for timpani and two percussion.

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3:30 pm

Alliance for Living and Dying Well Community Workshop!

May 16 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Valle Verde Retirement Community, 900 Calle De Los Amigos
Santa Barbara, CA 93117 United States
free

Join The Alliance for Living and Dying Well for another free community workshop Tuesday, May 16 from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. in the Community Room of the Valle Verde Retirement Community (900 Calle De Los Amigos) for help with completing your advanced care directives. For information or registration, call (805) 845-5314 or register here! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/advance-care-planning-workshop-at-valle-verde-retirement-community-on-may-16-2017-registration-32936135869

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6:00 pm

Adderley May Workshops

May 16 @ 6:00 pm - May 21 @ 9:00 pm
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One event on May 16, 2017 at 6:00pm

One event on May 20, 2017 at 2:30pm

One event on May 21, 2017 at 5:30pm

One event on May 21, 2017 at 7:00pm

Center Stage Theater, 751 Paseo Nuevo
Santa Barbara, CA 93101 United States
$18 - $33

Students from the Adderley School for the Performing Arts present musical theater performances as a culmination of their recent workshop training.

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Mujeres y Climate Justice

May 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Casa de la Raza, 601 East Montecito St.
Santa Barbara, CA 93103 United States
Mujeres y Climate Justice Flyer, courtesy of The Better World Series.

On Tuesday, May 16 from 6 p.m. — 9 p.m. at Casa de la Raza (601 E. Montecito St.) an inspirational panel discussion, Mujeres y Climate Justice, will take place with three internationally renowned female leaders. Mujeres y Climate Justice is a part of The Better World Series.

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7:30 pm

Schumann Squared

May 16 @ 7:30 pm
$54 - $64

A double helping of Robert Schumann brings the Santa Barbara Chamber Orchestra's season to a memorable close, welcoming back dazzling Italian pianist Alessio Bax for Schumann’s intensely expressive Piano Concerto in A Minor, followed by a stirring orchestral performance of the remarkably triumphant Symphony No. 2 in C.

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Ying Quartet

May 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1130 State St.
Santa Barbara, 93101 United States

The Ying Quartet occupies a position of unique prominence in the classical music world, combining brilliantly communicative performances with a fearlessly imaginative view of chamber music in today’s world.

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