Upcoming Programs & Events

  • June 30
    Thu 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Gallery Tour

    Exhibition Walkthrough of "Helina Metaferia: All Put Together" with Yng-Ru Chen

    Join founder and owner of Praise Shadows Art Gallery, Yng-Ru Chen, as she leads an exhibition tour of "Helina Metaferia: All Put Together." Chen will share her insights into Metaferia’s process of creating the headdress collages, tapestry, and more, that celebrate the work of BIPOC activists using archival materials from Boston’s activism history, sourced from Harvard University and Northeastern University libraries. As the founder of Praise Shadows Art Gallery, a hybrid space for emerging and mid-career international artists, Chen strives to uplift underrepresented voices in the arts community. She will also discuss Metaferia's upcoming inclusion in an exhibition at ICA San Francisco.

    Free and Open to All

  • July 9 - 9
    Sat-Sat 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
    Panel Discussion

    The Science and Art of Creating a Butterfly Sanctuary in Bolinas with Ole Schell, Mia Monroe, Audrey Fusco, and Elizabeth Weber

    An international filmmaker and farmer, Ole Schell has established a Monarch butterfly sanctuary on his family land in Bolinas. Coinciding with the museum’s exhibition, "Ole Schell: The Magic of Creating A Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary," Schell and collaborators Mia Monroe, a national park ranger and specialist on monarchs, Audrey Fusco, a restoration ecologist, and Elizabeth Weber, a documentary photographer whose work in on view in the Photography Gallery, will share the biology, botany, and creativity of bringing this project to fruition.

    Free and Open to All

The mission of the Bolinas Museum is to collect, preserve, and exhibit the art and history of coastal Marin and to present exhibitions and events that provide inspiration and cultural enrichment to residents and visitors alike.