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At the Center of Santa Barbara’s Cultural Conversation | www.VoiceSB.com

February 28, 2020

Celebrating Santa Barbara Artists GALLERIES • STUDIOS • MUSEUMS • PUBLIC PLACES

ARCHITECTURAL FOUNDATION GALLERY: Haven by Santa Barbara Printmakers ~ Mar 5 • 229 E Victoria • Tu-Fr By Appt/Sa 1-4pm • 805-965-6307. ART, DESIGN & ARCHITECTURE MUSEUM, UCSB: Irresistible Delights: Recent gifts to the art collection ~ Apr 26 • 552 University Rd • We-Su 12-5 pm • 805-893-2951. ART FROM SCRAP GALLERY: Cosmic Daydream • 302 E Cota St • Tu-Fr 116pm, Sa 10-4pm • 805-884-0459. ARTISTE GALLERY: Brown; LoCascio; Pratt; Luongo; Perez; Watanabe ~ Ongoing • 2948 Grand Av, #E, LO • Daily 11-5:30pm • 805-686-2626. ARTS FUND GALLERY: 205-C Santa Barbara St • Th-Su 12-5pm & By Appt • 805-965-7321.

MARY HEEBNER.COM @maryheebner by appointment 805.962.2497

10 WEST GALLERY: Hello Forever ~ Mar 1 • 10 W Anapamu St • Mo, WeSa 11-5:30pm, Su 12-5 • 805-770-7711.

ATKINSON GALLERY @ SBCC: Eleven Figures in Two Parts - Part 2 ~ Apr 3 • Humanities Bldg, Rm 202 • 805-897-3484 • gallery.sbcc.edu. BELLA ROSA GALLERIES: Dan LeVin’s Lonely Hearts and Ed Borein prints ~ Ongoing • 1103-A State St • Mo-Sa 11-6pm/Sun 11-5pm • 805-966-1707.

CABADAGRAY GALLERY: Vita Art Center, 28 W. Main St, Ventura • WeSa 10-4pm/By Appt • 805-644-9214.

CORRIDAN GALLERY: 125 N Milpas • Local Artists ~ Ongoing • We-Sa 115pm • 805-966-7939.

CABANA HOME: Fine Art & Design • 111 Santa Barbara St • Mo-Fr 10am6pm, Sa by appt. • 805-962-0200.

DISTINCTIVE FRAMING N’ ART: New work by Chris Potter ~ Ongoing • 1333 State St • Mo-Fr 10-5:30pm, Sa 10-4:30pm • 805-882-2108.

CASA DE LA GUERRA: Haas Adobe Watercolors / Wallpaper Discoveries ~ Ongoing • 15 E De la Guerra St • $5/$4 • Tu-Su 12-4pm • 805-965-0093. CASA DOLORES: José Salazar’s In Sand and Oil; Bandera Ware ~ Ongoing • 1023 Bath St • Tu-Sa 124pm • 805-963-1032. CHANNING PEAKE GALLERY: Whit and Whimsy: Selections from the Collection of Michael and Nancy Gifford ~ Spring 2020 •105 E Anapamu • Mo-Fr 8-5pm • 805-568-3994. CHESSMAR SCULPTURE STUDIOS: 320 East Anapamu St • By Appt. • 805-637-7548. COLETTE COSENTINO ATELIER + GALLERY: Fine and decorative arts ~ Ongoing • 11 W Anapamu St. • Daily 1-5pm • 805-570-9863. COMMUNITY ARTS WORKSHOP: Workshop, gallery, performance space • 631 Garden • 805-324-7443.

Dvortcsak Retrospective to Open at Sullivan Goss

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By Michelle Tahan | VOICE

RETROSPECTIVE EXHIBITION OF PAINTINGS to commemorate the five decade career of distinguished artist and painter, Michael Dvortcsak, will be on display at Sullivan Goss from February 28th through March 22nd with an opening reception on Thursday, March 5th from 5 to 8pm. The exhibition, A Life’s Work, includes paintings from many of Dvortcsak’s major series of life work, providing viewers with a snapshot of how his art and career has evolved over the course of his life. “This exhibition is part of our ongoing project to help highlight the great artists of our region. We are so rich with important art and artists that we are always excited to focus United, c. 1985 by Michael Dvortcsak on someone so talented and influential,” shared Nathan Vonk, owner of Sullivan Goss. of 2019, Dvortcsak’s profound impact is remembered Dvortcsak’s art is realistic, utilizes various color palletes, throughout the Santa Barbara community as not only a and tells a story from a unique perspective. According to painter but also a mentor who influenced some of the area’s the Gallery, over the course of his long career, Dvortcsak most well-known contemporary constantly pushed himself into artists. Earning a MFA from different dimensions, exploring UCSB in the 60s, his passion for and experimenting with distinct teaching later led him to teach aesthetics and new materials. Yet, classes and mentor young and his work’s foundation was always aspiring artists. His legacy is deep-rooted in classical technique remembered throughout the and theory. community of artists, peers, and “Mickey was a painter’s students alike. painter. His work was often best Dvortcsak’s first solo museum understood by those who have exhibition was in 1967 at Santa a real understanding of the craft Barbara Museum of Art. Later of painting. Over the years, his he exhibited in many other chosen subjects varied wildly well-known galleries throughout from abstract, to brooding the area. Today, his work can figures, to floating vessels, and be found at the Museum of finally to people in famous Contemporary Art (MOCA) in museums looking at famous Los Angeles and Huntington paintings, but the constant Hartford Foundation in New throughout his life was an York, among others. emphasis on an exquisite use of www.sullivangoss.com paint,” added Vonk. Passing away in December The Sistine Chapel, c. 2010 by Michael Dvortcsak

ELIZABETH GORDON GALLERY: Contemporary art ~ Ongoing • 15 W Gutierrez St • Mo 11-2pm, Tu-Sa 115pm, Su 11-3pm • 805-963-1157. EL PRESIDIO DE SANTA BÁRBARA: Nihonmachi Revisited • Memorias y Facturas ~ Ongoing • $5/$4 • 123 E Canon Perdido • Daily 10:30-4:30pm • 805-965-0093. ELVERHØJ MUSEUM: • Legacy of Decency: Rembrandt, Jews and Danes • Feb 29 ~ May 24 • Elverhøj Around Town & Viking Exhibit ~ Ongoing • 1624 Elverhøj Wy, Solvang • $5 • We-Su 11-4pm • 805-686-1211. FAULKNER/SB PUBLIC LIBRARY GALLERIES: 40 E Anapamu St • Mo-Th 10-7pm, Fr-Sa 10-5:30pm, Su 1-5pm • 805-962-7653. GALLERIE SILO: Michael C. Armour ~ Ongoing • 118-B Gray Av • Th-Su 125pm & By Appt • 301-379-4669. GALLERY 113: Artist of the Month: Wendy Brewer, Journey to the Heart ~ Reflections and Renewal ~ 1114 State St, #8 La Arcada Ct • SB Art Association • Mo-Sa 11-5pm/Su 1-5pm • 805-965-6611. GALLERY 333: (Artists of Rancho SB): Clubhouse, 333 Old Mill Rd • Mo-Fr 9-3pm • 805-451-6919. GALLERY LOS OLIVOS: Color and Light • March 1 - 30 • New Artist Britt Friedman and Sheryl Knight: New Visions ~ Feb 29 • 2920 Grand Av • Daily 10-5pm • 805-688-7517. THE GALLERY MONTECITO: Internationally exhibited artists ~ Ongoing • 1277 Coast Village Rd • Tu-Sa 11-6pm • 805-969-1180. GOLETA VALLEY LIBRARY: The Tiny Libraries ~ April • Goleta Valley Art Assoc • Ongoing • 500 N Fairview Av • Mo 12-6pm, Tu-Th 10-8pm, Fr-Sa 105:30pm, Su 1-5pm • 805-964-7878. GOLETA VALLEY COMMUNITY CENTER: El Corazón de Goleta mural by Barbara Eberhart ~ Ongoing • 55679 Hollister Av • 9-6pm daily • www.thegvcc.org. GRAYSPACE GALLERY: 219 Gray Av • We, Th, Su 1-5pm; Fr-Sa 2-8pm & By Appt • 805-689-0858.

Ruth Ellen Hoag Resident Artist

GraySpace Gallery 805-689-0858

www.RuthEllenHoag.com JEWISH FEDERATION OF GREATER SB: Seeking Light: A Survivor’s Exhibition Showcasing Artworks by Local Survivors, Featuring Margaret Singer ~ April 21 • 524 Chapala St • Mo-Th 9-5pm/Fr 9-3:30pm • 805-957-1115. KARPELES MUSEUM & MANUSCRIPT LIBRARY: Texas ~ April; Anne Baldwin, abstracts by “Hollywood” painter ~ Ongoing; John Herd, blended computer/photography prints ~ Ongoing • 21 W Anapamu • We-Su 12-4pm • 805-962-5322. KATHRYNE DESIGNS: Pedro de la Cruz, Ruth Ellen Hoag ~ Ongoing • 1225 Coast Village Rd, Suite A • MoSa 10-5pm, Su11-5pm • 805-565-4700. LINDEN STUDIO AND GALLERY: Garcia, Schock, Snyder, Sparks ~ Ongoing • 963 Linden Av, Carpinteria • Daily 11-5pm • 805-570-9195. LYNDA FAIRLY CARPINTERIA ARTS CENTER: Rincon ~ March 2 • 855 Linden Ave, Carpinteria • Thu-Mon 11-5pm • 805-684-7789; www.carpinteriaartscenter.org.

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Beverley Jackson

HOSPICE OF SB, LEIGH BLOCK GALLERY: Gratitude by Monica Bartos ~ April • 2050 Alameda Padre Serra, #100 • Mo-Fr 9-5pm, By Appt • 805-563-8820. INSPIRATION GALLERY OF FINE ART: Local artists ~ Ongoing • 1528 State St • Tu- Fr 11-3pm • 805-962-6444. JAMES MAIN FINE ART: 19th & 20th Cent American & European Fine art & antiques ~ Ongoing • 27 E De La Guerra St • Tu-Sa 12-5pm • 805-962-8347. JARDIN DE LAS GRANADAS: re[visit] 1925 by Kym Cochran & Jonathan Smith ~ Ongoing • 21 E Anapamu.

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