Retrospection: Paintings by Jamey Brzezinski

The Carnegie Arts Center announces an exciting exhibition of paintings by Jamey Brzezinski on view now through March 22, 2020. Once each year the Carnegie presents an exhibition with a Central Valley focus, celebrating artists who have had a significant impact on the regional art scene. This year the Carnegie is pleased to highlight theContinue reading “Retrospection: Paintings by Jamey Brzezinski”

Pastel Presentations this Spring

The Carnegie Arts Center is offering two exciting opportunities to learn more about the pastel medium in conjunction with the current exhibition The Fine Art of Pastels (on view through May 26). Sunday, May 12, at 2 p.m. is a presentation by artist Ginny Burdick whose work is included on the exhibition. Ginny lives andContinue reading “Pastel Presentations this Spring”

Register for Fall Art Classes Today

Have you been looking for a creative activity for your child in the Turlock area? Here we are!  Maybe you have tried music lessons, gymnastics, karate, and more without finding the right activity for your creative youngster.  Painting, drawing, sculpture or crafts could be the answer. Give art classes a try and let the creativityContinue reading “Register for Fall Art Classes Today”

Ready, Set, Show! Young Artists Go on View

The Carnegie Arts Center will once again host a children’s art exhibition in Downtown Turlock this summer. Children in grades K-12 are invited to present their creative work to the public in the Carnegie’s Ferrari Gallery, a museum-quality exhibition space.  Entry forms are available via the Carnegie website or at the Carnegie gallery.  See below […]

U.S. Poet Laureate to Visit Carnegie Arts Center

The Carnegie Arts Center (CAC) and the Modesto-Stanislaus Poetry Center (MoSt) join forces to bring one of the nation’s most acclaimed writers to Turlock, California, for a lecture/reading and youth workshop in September 2016. Juan Felipe Herrera, U.S. Poet Laureate, will be the keynote speaker for the Carnegie’s Centennial celebration. As part of the 100thContinue reading “U.S. Poet Laureate to Visit Carnegie Arts Center”

An Artist Takes a Field Trip

Today I visited the Carnegie Arts Center in Turlock and  had a special experience — as an artist, it was a gift. I have photographs in the Central California Art Showcase exhibition and I was coming to watch two fifth grade classes from Ceres go through a lesson on perspective. The docent lecture and discussionContinue reading “An Artist Takes a Field Trip”

Ready, Set, Show! Kids Art to Go on View

The Carnegie Arts Center will once again host a children’s art exhibition in Downtown Turlock this summer. Children in grades K-12 are invited to present their creative work to the public in the Carnegie’s Ferrari Gallery, a museum-quality exhibition space.  Entry forms are available via the Carnegie website or at the Carnegie gallery.  See belowContinue reading “Ready, Set, Show! Kids Art to Go on View”

Spring Field Trips

Throughout the month of April, every 5th grade student in the Ceres school district is scheduled to visit the Carnegie during the Central California Arts Showcase.  In addition to these, six 3rd grade classes from Marshall Elementary School in Modesto and two preschool classes from Crowell and Osborn Elementary Schools in Turlock are also setContinue reading “Spring Field Trips”