Visual Arts

‘Contemporary Bear Area Artists’ at Sullivan Goss

Exhibit showcases five artists’ expressions of these extraordinary animals. Read story.

Wednesday, August 22, 2018

Cynthia James’s Paintings at the Botanic Garden

Paintings of the secret life of flowers. Read story.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Montana’s Tippet Rise Art Center

A blissful art and music-enhanced nature destination. Read story.

Monday, August 13, 2018

‘Phoenix Rising’: Mud and Ash as Art

See James and Linda Haggerty’s new ceramics at Sullivan Goss, An American Gallery. Read story.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Mike Nava at The Basic Premise

Mike Nava’s exhibition 'Studio Visit' opens in Ojai. Read story.

Thursday, August 9, 2018

Sketching in the Galleries

SBMA offers an hour of drawing with artist Dane Goodman. Read story.

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

‘Viva Santa Barbara’ at Santa Barbara Fine Art

The new gallery’s August exhibit is inspired by Old Spanish Days. Read story.

Friday, July 27, 2018

Sullivan Goss Gallery Presents ‘L.A. in S.B.’

Works by masters of the L.A. modern art scene are on view at the Sullivan Goss Gallery. Read story.

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Barry McGee at MCASB

Renowned graffiti artist's ‘SB Mid Summer Intensive’ impresses in quantity and quality. Read story.

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

‘Coastal Influence’ at Marcia Burtt Gallery

Group show captures the feeling of standing where the land meets the sea. Read story.

Wednesday, July 4, 2018

‘JuxtaPOSE’ at The Arts Fund

Four artists expand the field of portraiture. Read story.

Monday, July 2, 2018

‘Summer Nocturne’ at SBMA

The ’70s show up in all their complex glory, combining celebration with criticism and offering much to consider for the present moment. Read story.

Thursday, June 28, 2018

Ivanie Finsvik Shows ‘Animal Magnetism’

Wildlife painter’s ode to nature includes bears, mountain lion, and sea otters. Read story.

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

‘Wild Things’ Features Community Photogs

The zoo and Wildling Museum chose more than 40 images for display out of 246 contest submissions. Read story.

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Manjari Sharma’s ‘Darshan’

Lotusland presents this solo show of spiritual photography. Read story.

Wednesday, May 30, 2018
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