abstract open iv

Location: Channing Peake Gallery
Through February 21, 2019

Sponsored by the Abstract Art Collective of Santa Barbara, Abstract Open IV is juried by local artist and curator Nancy Gifford.This will be their fourth annual juried exhibition featuring two-dimensional and three-dimensional abstract artworks produced by Santa Barbara County artists. 

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the river's journey: one year, six artists, ninety-two miles

Location: City Hall Gallery
Through March 21, 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. 


Santa Barbara Printmakers juried exhibition

Location: Betteravia Gallery
Through April 2019

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.


re[visit] 1925

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.