“Art of Peace, Alameda County Artists Opportunity: new project to create 3 dimensional art pieces out of dismantaled firearms. www.artofpeacealameda.com.  or Teresa.Drenick@acgov.org  510 272-6280. 

The New East Bay Open Studios 2018. For dates and information about the Tri Valley Open Studios: www.linkedin.com/in/carolyn-quan-94571462/

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 Suburbia Re-visited, Bothwell Arts Center and the Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center May 2- June 26, Bankhead Theater..  bothwell.lvpac.org

Art in Action at Hagemann Ranch: Hagemann Ranch is managed by the Livermore Heritage Guild. They invite artists to demonstrate their art at the Ranch Open Houses which take place on the last Sunday of every month from March through November.

Hagemann Ranch is located at 455 Olivina Ave., Livermore. There are lots of subjects to inspire you. Several artists took part last year. A sign up poster is behind the counter at the LAA Gallery, or you can sign up by emailing Barbara Soules at tbsoules@yahoo.com

Call for Artists

Bold Expressions 2018, Northern California Arts, Inc. October 2-28, 2018.  63rd International Open Juried Art Exhibit located in Sacramento Area. Original artwork only, no photography, film or crafts. Online application deadline August 11, 2018; For Prospectus: norcalartsinc.org & click on Call to Artists.  Info: paul@nccn.net.

Essential FigureApril 27, 28 & 29th, Bothwell Center .
Receiving  on April 21st. Hanging on April 26th. 
Hours for the show will be 11:00AM - 4:00 daily.
The reception will be on Sat. April 28th with an afternoon reception from 1:00 - 3:30.

Information: Barbara Stanton  microangelo@earthlink.net or phone or text 925 518-9273. 


​​Visions in Clay September 4 – 21, 2018, Gallery Exhibition:  On-Line Exhibition:  August 2018 – June 2019. Reception:  September 6th  @ 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. San Joaquin Delta College, LH Horton Jr Gallery, 5151 Pacific Avenue, Stockton. 209 954-5507,Jan Marlese <jmarlese@deltacollege.edu

Registration Now Closed 

See Below For Information on Bothwell Arts Center and Bankhead Theater Art Shows, Contact Bothwell Art Center bothwell.lvpac.org 925.447.ARTS agiancola@lvpac.org

The World of Frida, Bedford Gallery, July 8 to September 9.  We hope you'll share this great opportunity with your community of talented artists! Suggested themes for artwork include Frida as subject, her gardens, Mexican culture and fashion, vibrant colors, surrealism, and more. show dates: July 8–September 9, 2018 Deadline is April 21. Guidelines & how to apply: www.bedfordgallery.org/frida .

Livermore Art Association

Art Under the Oaks, no longer a LAA event, is July 21-22 at Alden Lane Nursery, Livermore: contact Cyndee Carvalho or Pam Johansen at the nursery: 925 447-0280 or e-mail auto@aldenlane.com.

Alameda County Fair has a vibrant Adult Fine Art Competition showing more than 550 pieces of art yearly and awarding Cash prizes in Fine Art- 2D, Sculpture &  Photography categories.  There is also a Poetry Division and Plein Air onsite competition.

The Fine Art is displayed in the tree covered Plaza Del Arte in the heart of the Fairgrounds. Works of art and poetry are offered for sale if the artist chooses with a very generous percentage to the artists.


Entries are now being accepted online:  www.alamedacountyfair.com and click on the Left Side of the screen to ENTER then click on the FINE ART button. Rules and entry information all online. You can enter multiple pieces and in different categories. When you are ready to enter have your digital image of your art and the art titles in a listed together for easy entry. 

Jan Manhood, Fine Art Coordinator, Alameda County Fair art@alamedacountyfair.com

Studio space available at the Bothwell, 8 x 8. Call 925.447.2787 for information.

Spring Break art for children 4-17 years old. April 4, 5, 6. bothwell.lvpac.org

Free concert by the Travis Brass Air Force Band April 23 at 7 pm at the Bothwell. To reserve tickets: lvpac.org

Art in the Vineyard 2018:   Sunday, May 27 (Memorial Day Weekend), 11:00 am to 5:00 pm

Art in the Vineyard has become a public tradition in the Livermore Valley for over 46 years. You and your friends and family are cordially invited to attend. Sponsored by Livermore Art Association. 

The event is held at Wente Vineyard Estate Winery, 5565 Tesla Road, Livermore. Fine art, live music, art demonstrations, wine tasting. Click here to view the application:  Art in the Vineyard Application