gifts from around the world

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.

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state of the art gallery 2018

Location: State Street Pads / Through June 7, 2018

The City of Santa Barbara and the Santa Barbara County Office of Arts and Culture are pleased to announce the renewal of the State of the Art Gallery, featuring sculptures made exclusively by talented local artists. Each of the pieces offers a unique or interactive element and many are centered on celebrating Santa Barbara’s culture, spirit and resilience. 

American institute of architects, santa barbara design awards 2017

Location: Channing Peake Gallery / Through June 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.


coloring santa barbara

Location: Channing Peake Gallery / Through June 1, 2018

12 architects, designers, and landscape architects produced illustrations for a new coloring book. They were asked to pick on of their images and bring it to life in color, with the media of their choice - no rules! Coloring Santa Barbara features works by artists including: Brian Cearnal, Anthony Grumbine, Britt Jewett, Henry Lenny, William Mahan, Tom Meaney, Courtney Jane Miller, Ryan J. Mills, Jaime B. Palencia III, Christine Pierron, Jeff Shelton, and Fred Sweeney.