Posts Tagged ‘santa barbara museum of art’

  • Santa Barbara Museum of Art’s NIGHTS is this Friday, Aug. 26

    Aug 22, 11 • Explore SB, To Do, Web Exclusives

    The first NIGHTS of the 2011/2012 season is August 26 when Santa Barbara Museum of Art (SBMA) welcomes guests to explore the world of portraits and still lifes  inspired by the current exhibitions Ori Gersht: Lost in Time, Distilled Moments: Still Lifes from...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for December

    Nov 1, 11 • Datebook

    Through December 24, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Candy Cane Train Come ride this special version of the “Polar Express” each day throughout the holiday season. It may not travel through the Arctic, but this festive miniature train has been a fun ride for kids and...

  • Artist Keith Puccinelli’s Sweet Cream Sour Fool opens Friday at Atkinson Gallery

    Oct 31, 11 • Galleries

    Opening this Friday with a reception from 5-7 p.m. at Atkinson Gallery is artist Keith Puccinelli’s sweet cream sour fool, as featured in the fall issue of Santa Barbara Seasons and in our exclusive videos with the artist. Puccinelli’s intense...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for January

    Nov 3, 11 • Datebook

    January 6 Solvang Centennial Celebrations A day full of activities to celebrate the end of Solvang’s first century and the launch into its second century. Highlights include placement of a commemorative time capsule at 4 p.m. in Solvang Centennial Plaza...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for February

    Nov 3, 11 • Datebook

    Ongoing through August 19 The Flying A: Silent Film in Santa Barbara This exhibition marks the centennial anniversary of the arrival of American Film Company’s “Flying A Studio” in Santa Barbara and focuses on the history of silent film production in...

  • Celebrate the Chinese New Year with “Nights” at SBMA

    Jan 17, 12 • Datebook, Events, Fine Art, Fundraiser, Galleries, Local Life, Nonprofits, To Do

    The Santa Barbara Museum of Art invites guests to celebrate the Chinese New Year at “Nights” on January 20. Inspired by the newly reinstalled Asian Art permanent collection and recent Asian Galley renovation, the event will welcome the Year of the...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for May

    Mar 7, 12 • Datebook, Galleries

    May 1-29 Chris Baker: Big Pictures In his statement, Baker writes: “Where the emotive qualities of expressionist brushwork and the spontaneity of plein-air are absent, I have conceived instead an abstraction of the visual that aligns with my own...

  • 1st Thursday

    Feb 28, 12 • Uncategorized

     Visit downtown Santa Barbara this Thursday, March 1st for 1st Thursday! The evening will be filled with free art, culture, music and fun. With more than 35 cultural art venues there will be something to interest everyone. Begin the evening at Sullivan...

  • Off the Wall at SBMA

    Mar 14, 12 • Datebook, Events, Fine Art, Fundraiser, Local Life, Nonprofits, To Do

      Join Santa Barbara Museum of Art supporters for a creative fundraiser, Off the Wall,on April 20, from 6-9 p.m. at the Ridley-Tree Education Center. The third annual rendition of this popular fundraiser features more than 100 regional artists and...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for June

    Apr 23, 12 • Datebook

    Through June 17 “Brooklyn Boy” at the Ojai Art Center Theater Come out to see a Donald Margulies play about an unsuccessful writer who hits his big break when his autobiography becomes a best-seller. As his fame begins to take over his public...