MODERN MEXICAN PRINT EXHIBITION OPENS AT CARNEGIE CENTER The Carnegie Arts Center announces the opening of a major exhibition of works by one of Mexico’s most influential artists, José Guadalupe Posada (1852–1913). The exhibition, Posada and the Mexican Penny Press, will be on view from September 15-December 30, 2018. As a printmaker and illustrator, Posada […]Read more "Posada & the Mexican Penny Press"
The Carnegie Arts Center is pleased to announce the opening of a new exhibition in the Ferrari Gallery. The Carnegie Art Showcase is an all media exhibition that was open to entries from artists, age 18 and over, residing in all areas of Central and Northern California. A panel of professional artists, educators and curators […]Read more "Carnegie Art Showcase Opens July 12"
Art Quilts: Works by Members of Studio Art Quilt Associates is a juried exhibition that displays the most outstanding contemporary textile art created by members of the Studio Art Quilt Associates (SAQA) from both the Southern California/Southern Nevada and Northern California/Northern Nevada regions. In a collaboration with the California Heritage Museum, Santa Monica, and the […]Read more "Art Quilts on Display"
The Carnegie Arts Center is proud to announce that Director Lisa McDermott has recently been elected to serve as a member of the Board of Directors of the California Association of Museums (CAM). At the CAM annual conference, held this past February in Palm Springs, McDermott joined the board which consists of 23 museum professionals […]Read more "Carnegie Director Joins Statewide Board"
With the opening reception just around the corner, juror Ted Orland has made selections for the awards in the Valley Focus: On Photography show. Be sure to join us on Thursday, January 18, from 5-8 p.m. to celebrate! Award winners are: Best of Show: Michael Frye (Mariposa), Orchard with Sunbeams and Fog, Sacramento Valley Awards […]Read more "Photo Awards Announced"
In a series of annual exhibitions called Valley Focus, the Carnegie Arts Center has celebrated the variety of artistic creativity found in California’s Central Valley. This year the show features works by the area’s most accomplished photographers. From more than 250 entries, 80 pieces by 48 individual artists were selected, representing the very best images […]Read more "Valley Focus: On Photography"
Pacific Currents is a juried, all media exhibition that seeks to explore the variety of ways contemporary artists have been inspired or influenced by the arts of Asia. From the adoption of Japanese ceramic techniques in 17th century porcelain to the wild enthusiasm shown by Impressionist painters for Japanese woodblock prints, Western artists have long […]Read more "New Exhibition: Pacific Currents"