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Santa Barbara International Film Festival Director Roger Durling recently announced that Colin Firth will be receiving the Outstanding Performance of the Year Award during the 2010 festivities. Firth will be honored for his role in this year’s A Single Man. For info, visit


From now through January 31, 2010, Sullivan Goss, An American Gallery (7 E. Anapamu St.) plays host to its newest exhibit, 100 Grand. Just in time for the holiday season, the show features 100 paintings, drawings, and sculptures on sale for $1,000 or less. For more information about the show and the artists, call 730-1460 or visit


The Santa Barbara Museum of Art (1130 State St.) continues its Master Artisan series this month with ceramist James Haggerty. The S.B. potter’s hand-thrown works will be on display and for sale in the Museum Store. All proceeds benefit SBMA.

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