Location: City Hall Gallery / Through March 2019
The River’s Journey Project was developed by the Rose Compass, a small collective of Santa Barbara artists including which include Nicole Strasburg, Holli Harmon, Connie Connally, Pamela Zwehl-Burke, Libby Smith, and Nina Warner, and serves to connect our community to their limited and valuable water resource. They are using art to inform the public about our local Santa Ynez River watershed, how it functions and our individual responsibility to protect its viability through art and education.
Location: Betteravia Gallery / Through November 1, 2018
The Santa Barbara Chapter of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) conducts an annual juried Design Awards Program to honor the work of its membership. The entries in this year’s Design Awards program reflect the diverse range of current thought about architectural design in our community
Location: Channing Peake Gallery / Through October 11, 2018
The Santa Barbara Printmakers (SBP) is a group of artists dedicated to creating and exhibiting original prints made using hand and press printing techniques such as etching, drypoint, monoprint, woodblock, collagraph, linocut, clay, lithography, screen printing, transfer, and photopolymer plates. This exhibition will be juried by Sam Carr-Prindle and includes original prints from artists around California and beyond.
Location: City Hall Gallery / Through June 28, 2018
Gifts from Around the World highlights Santa Barbara’s robust Sister Cities Program through a presentation of artifacts that have been contributed to the City of Santa Barbara by seven Sister Cities across the globe.
Location: Jardin de las Granada / Ongoing
Re[visit] 1925, created by Kym Cochran and Jonathan Smith, is a new four-piece sculptural public art installation for the Jardin de las Granadas, representing 1925 earthquake that destroyed much of downtown Santa Barbara. The artists will illuminate the sculpture periodically with light projects through the coming months. Re[visit] 1925 represents an innovative collaboration between several organization including Santa Barbara Beautiful, the City of Santa Barbara, the Santa Barbara Public Library as well as local artists and schools across the county.