• The gallery walls were packed with floor to ceiling artwork. Some of the clever ideas included: toilet paper roll characters, run-a-day visually mapped out daily running trails, illustrated dream journals, 3 part harmony haiku recording, teacup paintings, orange oil prints, encaustics, and much much more! The rainy opening night was […]

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  • “Enlightenment” works by: HJ MOOIJ     HJ Mooij first studied printmaking at UCSC during the turn of the century, then, moved to Montana and earned an MFA in printmaking with a focus in lithography. After moving back to the bay area he has been a resident artist at Kala […]

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  • Whatever Floats Your Boat Ranging from young to mature artists, the all inclusive show gave an excuse to go outside and play and make something interesting out of what we can find in our backyards. Megan Gnekow, a Santa Cruz artist and writer shared her process in her blog. “About […]

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  • I Came, I Saw…   From Santa Cruz Sentinel:   Slovakian performance group Platform 1-12 comes to Santa Cruz “Nástupište 1-12” (or, in English, “Platform 1-12”) is a contemporary arts association based out of Topolcany, Slovakia. Platform 1-12 is named for the association’s multimedia space which sits beneath the bus […]

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  •  Exposing Things We Do in the Dark   Living in an open society allows us to experience the obvious…………sexy ads, double entendre, dirty words, revealing clothing. But it is the unseen that grabs our interest. The unseen and the unspoken is in all of us. Many of us think that […]

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  • Taboo: Exposing Things We Do in the Dark Test Text…

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  • ITTY: 30 Artists Express Themselves in 2×2 inches From Santa Cruz Sentinel: The walls of museums throughout the world are predominantly inhabited by large paintings and sculptures illustrating the history of our creative souls. But for hundreds of years, miniature art has often out valued its larger counterparts. The first […]

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