Art Chat with Acclaimed Artist Brian Rutenberg

Public invited to hear  Rutenberg speak June 3 Danville residents are invited to come and hear renowned artist Brian Rutenberg speak about his craft and his body of work during Art Chat, June 3, 2018, at the Village Theatre & Art Gallery, 233 Front Street.  Rutenberg is widely considered to be one of the finest American painters […]

Come to Danville Open Studios Tour May 5 & 6

Town of Danville sponsors tour of local artists’ spaces The community is invited to spend the weekend touring the creative spaces of several working artists, as the Town of Danville sponsors a two-day Artists’ Open Studios event. This FREE event is set for May 5-6, 2018.  From 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. each day, the public will be […]

Bedford Gallery Introduces 2017-18 Season

Exploration of American history has put culture at the forefront of our national conversation. The Bedford Gallery’s 2017-18 season considers people and culture from the perspective of contemporary art, and delves into work that articulates our collective story and cultural portrait. From Bay Area women painters and renowned environmental artist Ned Kahn to the diverse […]

Abstract Sanctuary Features Paintings Bay Area Artists

The Town of Danville presents Abstract Sanctuary, an art exhibition opening on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at the Village Theatre & Art Gallery. Abstract Sanctuary invites the audience to take a journey back in time to revel in the ancient technique of painting called encaustic painting.  Encaustic painting dates back to the 1st Century Common Era […]

Mayor’s Town Hall Set for November 5

Future of Danville’s Arts, Parks and Recreation to be discussed Mayor Karen Stepper invites the community to the Mayor’s Town Hall on Saturday, November 5, 2016.  The program will focus on the future of the Town of Danville’s Arts, Parks and Recreation. At the Mayor’s Town Hall, Recreation, Arts, and Community Services Manager Henry Perezalonso will […]

Contra Costa’s Arts Recognition Awards

Join us at the Arts Recognition Awards Thank you to all of you who submitted nominations. We received many nominations from the community for deserving artists and art organizations. Contra Costa County demonstrates a wealth of artistic expression in every corner of the county. This year we present five Arts Recognition Awards to honor outstanding achievements in the Arts. This years […]

The Ruth Bancroft Garden Sculpture exhibit

The Ruth Bancroft Garden Month-long Exhibit and Sale: June 14 – July 13 What: For one month every year, The Ruth Bancroft Garden transforms into an outdoor art gallery. The Garden’s world-class collection of succulent and drought-tolerant plants provides a spectacular backdrop for artists to display their works. Follow the meandering pathways to discover art that ranges from classical […]