Carmen Abelleira - "Pepita and Anatole's Impresario Depot and Trick Apparatus Review for Imaginary Hawaiians" - Acrylic. At Gallery 525
Theodore Gall –"Flight Plan" - cast stainless steel sculpture. – Ojai Studio Artists – OSA October Studio Tour
Susan Stinsmuehlen-Amend – “Blessings - Over Bread and Water” leaded-glass window panel. At the Jewish Community of Ojai
Chinese Lions – A pair of Chinese monumental sculptures, Late Han Era (25-220 CE) – California Auctioneers and Appraisers
• PRESS •
An article by Bill Warner in the Ojai Valley Visitors Guide
tells the story of how ARTS about town came to life in 2015 and how it continues to develop in print and online.
Anca Colbert writes about art in the Ojai Quarterly Magazine
"The Enigmatic, Paradoxical Worlds of Russell Crotty"
Under the LIght of the Ojai Moon
OSA at 33 keeps re-imagining itself
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mention it to the Ojai galleries when visiting them.
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To find out "what's going on when and where" with the visual arts life and activities in Ojai, turn to ARTS about town as your source for information and inspiration.
The printed brochure and the website make it easy to plan
your time and choose your itineraries by providing:
- A list of Art Spaces, Galleries, and Museums
- A Map where venues are indexed
- A Calendar of Current art events
Check back often for up-dated information about openings, exhibitions, lectures and receptions in our town.
Stay tuned as we expand our coverage to include more arts and cultural events: workshops, music, film, theater, poetry etc.
See you about town! ___________________________________________________________
The Video Clip Project
invites you to visit a few artists in town - it takes just a few minutes...
Nov. 3, 2015 --- The project begins with three short interviews during the 2015 Ojai Studio Artists (OSA) celebrated annual Studio Tour: Soni Wright, Vera Long and Brian Berman.
--- New: Letterpress printer Norman Clayton and painter Susan Guy.
--- New video of Linda Taylor, printmaker extraordinaire.
--- A studio visit with multi-media artists Pamela Grau and Jeffrey Crussell; joined by another Ojai artist-couple, Alice and Richard Matzkin.
--- Amy Lynn Stevenson, excitement over being part of the OSA Tour.
Art Talk with Sylvia Raz
Multi-media artist and "agent provocateur"
Raz talks about her life and work.
The "Art Talks" series were held at the Ojai Valley Museum of Art, during the Ojai Studio Artists exhibition, June 2016.
Happening now or soon...
Sat. 22 Ojai Valley Museum of History and Art 10:30–11:30 am
Guided Downtown Ojai Historical Walking Tour
Learn about Ojai’s colorful past including stories about our pioneer families.
Check out Ojai’s architectural highlights with a local Docent historian who
will share tales with visitors and locals alike.
$7 General public; $5 museum members.
Gallery 525 Opening Reception with the artists 5-8pm
“Three Lustrous Women” Sooz Glazebrook, Myra Toth & Isabella Kocum:
Ceramics, Sculpture Oct. 20 – Nov. 26
Wed. 26 Jewish Community of Ojai - Event & Reception 7:30pm
The JCO introduces “Blessings” Six new leaded-glass windows.
Artist Susan Stinsmuehlen-Amend in dialogue with art writer Anca Colbert.
Watch for a special announcement about an evening with the artist at the JCO (Jewish Community of Ojai) celebrating the installation of six new stained-glass windows.
Note the CHANGE of DATE: event will take place on Wednesday Oct. 26th 7:30pm
The event is free. All are welcome. But space is limited.
See our Calendar of Events for more details on the above and on other visual art events.
Visit the Ojai Arts Commission's Cultural Calendar for various arts and cultural events.