JOEL COEN / PEEK: OPTICAL HAIKU

COASTAL MARIN ARTISTS GALLERY JOEL COEN / PEEK: OPTICAL HAIKU September 22 – December 30, 2018 Curated by Wayne Campbell // Well-known master of large-scale cinematic composition and narrative, filmmaker Joel Coen now invites us into a private world, one where he takes quiet pleasure in handcrafted origami-like optical viewers, each one containing a three- […]

TREASURES FROM THE ARCHIVE: PHOTOGRAPHS AND LOGBOOKS FROM LICK OBSERVATORY

PHOTOGRAPHY GALLERY TREASURES FROM THE ARCHIVE: PHOTOGRAPHS AND LOGBOOKS FROM LICK OBSERVATORY September 22 – December 30, 2018 Curated by Tony Misch, Lick Observatory Director of Collections // Lick Observatory began operation in 1888, just as the game-changing transformation from classical astronomy to the new science of astrophysics was gaining momentum. Lick astronomers were among […]

DIVINE GARDENS: MAYUMI ODA & THE GREEN GULCH FARM ZEN CENTER

MAIN GALLERY DIVINE GARDENS: MAYUMI ODA & THE GREEN GULCH FARM ZEN CENTER June 16 – August 12, 2018 Curated by Jennifer Gately // Originally from Japan, artist and activist Mayumi Oda settled in Muir Beach, California in the 1970s. She began Zen practice at the newly established Green Gulch Farm, where she was inspired […]

IN THE HIMALAYAS: PHOTOGRAPHS BY LINDA CONNOR

PHOTOGRAPHY GALLERY IN THE HIMALAYAS: PHOTOGRAPHS BY LINDA CONNOR June 16 – August 12, 2018 With a long and distinguished career, celebrated Marin photographer Linda Connor is drawn to the timeless nature of sacred sites and wild places. For decades, the culture and geology of the Himalaya have captured her eye. Resonating with her signature […]

PATRICIA YENAWINE: FIRED UP!

MAIN GALLERY PATRICIA YENAWINE: FIRED UP! June 16 – August 12, 2018 Curated Elia Haworth // Potter Patricia Yenawine’s handsome sculptural vessels are shaped by her artistic skill, and colored by the mysterious play of fire or chemical interactions within a kiln. Her stoneware salt-glazed vessels and tableware are fired in a gas kiln beside […]

FOCUS: PATSY KREBS

MAIN GALLERY FOCUS: PATSY KREBS April 7 – June 10, 2019 Curated by Jennifer Gately & Elia Haworth // Inverness artist Patsy Krebs has been exploring the perception of color and light as an abstract artist for more than 40 years. Selected from her long career, this exhibition of paintings in a restrained color palette […]

SEAN THACKREY // VENICE: A MEDITATION

PHOTOGRAPHY GALLERY SEAN THACKREY / VENICE: A MEDITATION April 7 – June 10, 2018 Curated by Elia Haworth // Bolinas photographer Sean Thackrey is a connoisseur of life and creativity. Like his taste palette when creating his famous Thackrey wines, his artistic eye savors what is richly nuanced and subtle. This exhibition of large format […]

HARRIET KOSSMAN: AN EDUCATOR’S ART

MAIN GALLERY HARRIET KOSSMAN: AN EDUCATOR’S ART April 7 – June 10, 2018 Curated by Elia Haworth // Bolinas artist Harriet Kossman is a nationally recognized art educator but it is rare for us to see her own artwork. Through works in a range of media, we see her skill and playfulness from the 1970s […]