2ND FRIDAYS ART @ SBTC's September show presents the 2nd Annual Photography Contest. Local photographers were asked to submit “Your best shot”. Hundreds of submissions were entered to this year's contest. Twenty-two photographers were accepted and thirty-one images were selected for the competition.
Jayson Phillips/Scripps Pier
This year's Captured 2 competition has three winning categories:
Best of Show, [...]
Wall Space Gallery in Santa Barbara presents Sand People, a beautiful series by Daniel Grant that exemplifies the surf culture, the pacific coast and a way of life many dream of. An Artist Reception will be held on Friday, August 29th, from 6-8pm. 15% of print sales over this weekend will go toward supporting the [...]
Wall space Gallery is pleased to represent artist Joseph Donovan. His quiet, contemplative landscapes stem from his deep connection with poetry and literature, focusing on the shared connection between man and his surroundings.
Reflections on the Merced
Joseph Donovan follows in the footsteps of the great landscape artists of our time. Inspired by their connection to the [...]
With an emphasis on coastal living, a selection of artist Holli Harmon's new series of oil paintings “Apuntes” are inspirations for her recent “Go For It” series, “ Water “ series, and her latest, “Playing with Fire”.
Float Like a Cannonball/oil on panel, 6"x6"
Santa Barbara Artist Holli Harmon...
"About 70% of the earth is covered by [...]
Carpinteria artist Lety Garcia's oil paintings will be on display at Porch in Carpinteria. The exhibit runs July 1st thru August 28th, with an A R T I S T R E C E P T I O N on Saturday, July 12th, from 3 to 5pm.
"The landscape made by people is what most captures [...]
SlingShot is an art studio and gallery for artists with developmental disabilities who want to create and sell art. The open studio environment is designed to encourage creative expression. Each artists is recognized for their talent and artistic vision. The gallery offers an exhibition space that fosters a supportive link to the Santa Barbara art [...]
It's spring and Wall Space Gallery is pleased to have back in the gallery artist Ryuijie, showcasing his stunning Color Ice Forms to celebrate the vibrant and colorful season. The subject matter is botanicals frozen in blocks of ice. The delicate nature of the flora is captured in stasis, locked in time and space.
The ice [...]
Erika's inspiration always starts with her external surroundings, her travels to Central Mexico have greatly influenced her work over the past 12 years. While Erika's travels will almost always be apparent in her artwork, she also finds inspiration in her own backyard. The rich history of Green House Studios, located in the Funk Zone, has [...]
Artist Jessika Cardinahl offers commissioned fine art pet portraits that are painted using your favorite photographs. An avid animal lover, she uses birds, wildlife and domestic animals as subjects in many of her fine art paintings. She embraces the exceptional connection between pet owners and their pooches and captures each subject's spirit in endearing portraits.
Born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, Suzan learned at an early age that in order to survive emotionally, she had to draw on her imagination to craft her own peace in a concrete jungle. While traveling on the New York subways into Manhattan to attend specialized art high school, she began to draw nothing [...]
Santa Barbara artist Leslie Lewis Sigler's recent series of paintings, Relatives is a study of family heirlooms, tools and obsolete technology.
In recent years, I have attended a number of weddings and funerals, as well as the happenings that surround them. By participating in these kindred events, I have become fascinated with the concept of [...]
Waterhouse Gallery, located in Santa Barbara's downtown La Arcada courtyard, specializes in Plein-air landscape, figurative and still life paintings by leading California artists. The gallery offers work by artists who reflect the highest standards of quality and integrity within their chosen fields of painting. The gallery has a quality selection of original oil and watercolor [...]
Visit Lotusland, a unique 37-acre estate and botanic garden created by Madame Ganna Walska and situated in the foothills of Montecito, near Santa Barbara. Tours of Lotusland are offered at 10:00 AM and 1:30 PM, Wednesday through Saturday between mid-February and mid-November.
Before her death, Madame Walska established the nonprofit Ganna Walska Lotusland Foundation, which [...]