Pete Sims - "Bristols" 72" x 72" acrylic on canvas. At Gallery 525.
Susan Stinsmuehlen-Amend – "Blessings" (detail) Stained glass window. At the Jewish Community of Ojai.
Dan Schultz – “Hillside Orchard” Oil on linen panel, 2015. At the Dan Schultz Fine Art Gallery and Studio.
Marsha Brook – “Maya Agelou” Sculpture. At at the Beatirice Wood Center for the Arts.
• 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.
If you enjoy this publication, please share your good thoughts online and mention it to the Ojai galleries when visiting them.
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! ___________________________________________________________
Anca Colbert, editor
The Video Clip Project
Visit a few artists' studios in town - it takes just a few minutes.
--- Ojai studio artists (OSA): Soni Wright, Vera Long and Brian Berman.
--- Letterpress printer Norman Clayton and painter Susan Guy.
--- Linda Taylor, printmaker extraordinaire.
--- Multi-media artists Pamela Grau and Jeffrey Crussell
--- Amy Lynn Stevenson, joining the OSA Tour.
Art Talk with Sylvia Raz
Multi-media international artist and "agent provocateur" Raz talks about her life and work. __________________________________________________________________________________________
HAPPENING now or soon...
Sat. 18 California Auctioneers Estate Auction preview 10am-12pm
Sun. 19 Same schedules on both days auction starts at 12pm
"Collectors corner," featuring slot machines, arcade & coin operated machines,
Western, Native American, knives, vintage steam engines, mechanical models,
antique music boxes, and more.
Sat. 25 Ojai Valley Museum of History & Art 10:30-11:30am
Guided Historical Walking Tour
Check out Ojai’s architectural highlights with a local docent historian
who will share tales with visitors and locals alike.
Sat. 25 Gallery 525 Closing party 6:30pm
In conjunction with a reception for the Ojai Valley Storytelling Festival's
fundraiser with Bill Harley.
Sat. 25 The Porch Gallery Closing reception 5 - 7 pm
It's a Mess Without You: Selected photographs by Osceola Refetoff
Mon. 27 Jewish Community of Ojai 7:00pm
ART21 Film + conversation - $10 suggested donation
Film starts at 7pm, followed by an art discussion.
See our CALENDAR OF EVENTS for details on the above and on other visual art events.
Visit the Ojai Arts Commission's Cultural Calendar for various arts and cultural events.