How to see Marin artworks online and in person – Marin Independent Journal

Note: Masks requirements were lifted in Marin and California. But as the county’s rules and galleries’ hours may change, it is recommended to call or check online before visiting.

In-person viewing

Adele Gilani Art Gallery: 328 Pine St., suite A, Sausalito; adelegilani.com. Ongoing: Works by gallery owner Adele Gilani and other artists. By appointment.

Artist Within — A Cedars Gallery: 603 San Anselmo Ave., San Anselmo; 415-454-2568; cedarslife.org/events-1. Through Feb. 10: “Small Art, Big Heart,” works by Cedars artists. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays.

Art Works Downtown: 1337 Fourth St., San Rafael; 415-451-8119; artworksdowntown.org. Through Jan. 21: “The Small Works Exhibit” and “Cornucopia.” 1 to 8 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays.

Bartolini Gallery: 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael; marincounty.org/depts/cu/art-exhibits/bartolini-gallery. Through Feb. 10: Marin Photography Club’s “Out of the Darkness, Into the Light.” 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays; select weekends.

Bear Valley Visitor Center: 1 Bear Valley Road, Point Reyes Station; 415-464-5137. Through February: Watercolors by Christopher Jones. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Belvedere Tiburon Library: 1501 Tiburon Blvd., Tiburon; 415-789-2665; beltiblibrary.org. Through March 9: “Connections: Art and Music.” 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. Jan. 19: Opening reception. 6 p.m.

Blunk Space: 11101 Highway 1, suite 105, Point Reyes Station; jbblunk.com/blunk-space. Through Feb. 26: “JSP JBB: James Sterling Pitt and JB Blunk,” presented in collaboration with Ratio 3. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays; by appointment.

Bolinas Museum: 48 Wharf Road, Bolinas; 415-868-0330; bolinasmuseum.org. Through Jan. 29: “Hooray For Habitats!” Bolinas Stinson School student exhibition. 1 to 5 p.m. Fridays; noon to 5 p.m. weekends. Jan. 21: Reception. 2 to 4 p.m.

Bon Air Center window display: 50 Sir Francis Drake, unit 110, Larkspur; marinopenstudios.org. Ongoing: Marin Open Studios’ display featuring 40 artworks.

Book Passage: 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera; bookpassage.com. Through January: “Chronicles,” Marin artist Daniel DiPierro’s 50-year-plus retrospective. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays.

Borge Point Reyes Gallery: 221 B St., Point Reyes Station; 415-663-1419; borgeptreyesgallery.com. Ongoing: Landscape paintings by Martha Borge and symbolic realism paintings by Ralph Borge. 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays.

The Depot Plaza: 87 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley; cityofmillvalley.org. Through February: Marin artist Alexandra Bailliere’s “Look Up!”

Desta Gallery: 100 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley; 415-524-8932; destagallery.com. Through Feb. 16: A 20-year survey exhibition of abstract paintings by Jeffrey Long. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; by appointment.

Fairfax Library: 2097 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Fairfax; marinlibrary.org. Through Feb. 8: “Nice Threads,” weaving exhibit by Marin weaver Travis Meinolf. 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; closed Sundays.

Falkirk Cultural Center: 1408 Mission Ave., San Rafael; 415-485-3328; cityofsanrafael.org/falkirk-art-galleries. Through Feb. 24: “2023 Winter Invitational Exhibition,” curated by Susan Press and Michael Friedland. 1 to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays.

The Gallery: 6700 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., San Geronimo; 415-312 6365; motart.studio. Ongoing: Fairfax artist MOT’s artwork. Private showings by appointment.

Gallery Route One: 11101 Highway 1, Point Reyes Station; 415-663-1347; galleryrouteone.org. Through Feb. 12: West Marin artist Vickisa’s “Vickisa Unleashed,” “Truth: Artist Books and Broadsides,” and Bernie Schimbke’s “Progressions.” 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays through Mondays as well as online.

Garvey | Simon: 538 San Anselmo Ave., San Anselmo; 415-720-9252; garveysimon.com. Through March 5: “Assembly Required.” 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.

Homestead Valley Community Center: 315 Montford Ave., Mill Valley; caroljacobsen.org/posts/solo-art-show. Through Jan. 30: Marin artist Carol Jacobsen’s “Fighting for Equality,” featuring portraits from her book, “Women of Color and Accomplishment: Fighting for Equality.” 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.

Indian Valley Library: College of Marin’s Building 27, 1800 Ignacio Blvd., Novato; library.marin.edu. Through May: “Jacob Lawrence: American Artist” and “Visions of Visionaries: The Art of William Blake, Carl Jung, and Hilma at Klint.” 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays.

Joseph R. Fink Science Center Gallery: Dominican University of California, 50 Acacia Ave., San Rafael; dominican.edu. Through March 22: “Gender Queer: The Art of Maia Kobabe.” 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. weekdays and 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays.

Marin Museum of Contemporary Art: 500 Palm Drive, Novato; 415-506-0137; marinmoca.org. Through March 12: “Altered Worlds,” annual artists of MarinMOCA exhibition. Ongoing: Meet and see work by more than 50 MarinMOCA members in a variety of works throughout four buildings. Go to marinmoca.org/studios. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends.

Marin Society of Artists: 1515 Third St. at E Street, San Rafael; 415-454-9561; marinsocietyofartists.org. Through Feb. 4: “Artist’s Favorite,” an exhibition of members’ photographs, paintings, sculptures and more. Noon to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays.

Marty Knapp Photo Gallery: 11245 Shoreline Highway, Point Reyes Station, 415-663-8670; martyknapp.com. Ongoing: Photographs by West Marin’s Marty Knapp. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sundays; by appointment.

Maurice del Mue Galleries: San Geronimo Valley Community Center, 6350 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., San Geronimo; 415-488-8888; sgvcc.org. Through January: “Adventures in Fragments, Emotion, Light and Form,” featuring Woodacre artist Carole Alter’s paintings and lamp sculptures. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays.

MC Arts and Culture gallery: 100 Donahue Ave., suite 190-B, Marin City; 844-862-2787; mcartsandculture.com. Ongoing: A variety of works by creators, artists and entrepreneurs of the African diaspora. Call for hours.

O’Hanlon Center for the Arts: 616 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley; 415-388-4331; ohanloncenter.org. Through Jan. 30: O’Hanlon’s annual members show. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.

Robert Allen Fine Art: 301 Caledonia St., Sausalito; 415-331-2800; robertallenfineart.com. Through Feb. 24: “Landscapes,” featuring Mill Valley artist Nick Coley, John Maxon and Sausalito artist Nance Miller. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays and by appointment.

Sarah Shepard Gallery: 2245 Larkspur Landing Circle, Larkspur; 415-295-7791;  sarahshepardgallery.com. Jan. 21 to March 1: Dwight Eschliman’s “Color of Light.” 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and by appointment. Jan. 21: Opening reception. 3 to 5 p.m.

Sausalito Center for the Arts: 750 Bridgeway, Sausalito; sausalitocenterforthearts.org. Through Jan. 29: “Jewels of the Playa: The Photography, Art and Fashion of Burning Man.” 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays.

Seager Gray Gallery: 108 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley; 415-384-8288; seagergray.com. Jan. 28 through Feb. 26: Chris Gwaltney’s “Something Searched For, Just Out of Reach.” Noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; noon to 4 p.m. Sundays; by appointment.

Toby’s Feed Barn: 11250 Highway 1, Point Reyes Station; tobysfeedbarn.com/art-gallery. Through Jan. 31: Charcoal drawings of animals by Susan Sasso and still life paintings by Leigh Stocker. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays. Proceeds from the sale of Sasso’s work will be donated to Ocean Conservation Research.

Town Books: 411 San Anselmo Ave., San Anselmo; 415-526-3791; townbooks.org. Through February: An exhibit of photography by San Anselmo resident René Voss. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays.

Unnatural History Museum: 1292 Lincoln Ave., San Rafael; museum.cynthiajensen.com. Ongoing: Marin artist Cynthia Jensen’s sculptures of more than 70 animals and insects created from recycled materials. Open by appointment.

Upstart Modern: 4000 Bridgeway, suite 100, Sausalito; 415-559-0020; upstartmodern.com. Jan. 25 to Feb. 25: “A Painter’s Domain,” a solo exhibition of paintings and photography by Harry James Moody. Contact for hours. Jan. 25: Reception. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Via Piccola Trattoria: 1 Blackfield Drive, Tiburon; 415-388-9100; viapiccola.com. Ongoing: A display of Susie Rosenberg and Paulette Engler’s watercolors. 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; 4 to 8 p.m. Sundays.

Villa Marin: 100 Thorndale Drive, San Rafael; fiberdimensions.com. Through Jan. 27: An exhibit of works by fiber/DIMENSIONS artists. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Other museums

Hamilton Field History Museum: 555 Hangar Ave., Novato; 415-382-8614; novatohistory.org/hamilton-air-field. Maps of Hamilton Field, airplane models, photos of planes and crews, and other exhibits. Noon to 4 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays; private tours available.

Marin Museum of Bicycling: 1966 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Fairfax; 415-450-8000; mmbhof.org. Ongoing: Displays of bicycles and cycling history from the 19th to 21st century as well as new exhibition about the Tamalpais scenic railway. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays, subject to county’s COVID guidelines and volunteer staff availability. Check website for more up-to-date information.

Museum of International Propaganda: 1000 Fifth Ave., San Rafael; 415-310-1173; propagandamuseum.net. Ongoing: Collection of propaganda posters, paintings, sculptures and items from more than a dozen countries. Noon to 3 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.

Novato History Museum: 815 De Long Ave., Novato; 415-897-4320; novatohistory.org/novato-history-museum. Maps, photos and oral histories of Novato as well as a special exhibit on the Novato Fire District. Noon to 4 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.

San Anselmo Historical Museum: 110 Tunstead Ave., San Anselmo; sananselmohistory.org. Collections that preserve, interpret and present the history of San Anselmo. 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturdays.

Online exhibits

Anna B. Francis: annabfrancisstudio.com. Ongoing: A look at a 40-year retrospective by Point Reyes Station artist Anna B. Francis on YouTube.

The Bay Area Creative Foundation: bayareacreativefoundation.org/submission. Ongoing: The Creative Youth Celebration’s online gallery.

Darcy J. Sears: djsears.com. Ongoing: Virtual studio tour and online exhibit of works by Marin artist Darcy J. Sears. In-person visits can be arranged.

David Patchen: davidpatchen.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of blown and hot-sculpted glass by Greenbrae artist David Patchen on his website, as well as the glassblowing process on Instagram @davidspatchen. In-person visits to the glass studio can be arranged.

Donna Solin: 415-637-4903, donnasolin.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of mostly Marin landscapes and pet portraits. Studio visits by appointment.

George Sumner: sumner-studios.com. Ongoing: More than 60 years of art by environmental impressionist oil painter George Sumner.

Headlands Center for the Arts: 944 Simmonds Road, Sausalito; 415-331-2787; headlands.org. Ongoing: Headlands At Home featuring art projects inspired by the Headlands campus and commissions by A Little Culture’s Lucie Charkin, Wall Space: Trey Amos, sculptural installation of text at the Commons.

ICB Artists: 480 Gate 5 Road, Sausalito; icb-artists.com. Ongoing: ICB artists offer Zoom appointments, private studio tours and more. Contact artists for their offerings.

James Warren Perry: jameswarrenperry.com. Ongoing: Contemporary artist James Warren Perry depicts the landscape of Marin County, Asia, Latin America and Africa.

Janey Fritsche: janeyfritsche.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of works, private studio tours, Zoom appointments and more.

Janis Yerington: janisyerington.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of works by Bolinas artist Janis Yerington on her website, as well as Instagram @janisyerington. Zoom studio visits available.

June Yokell: juneyokell.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of works by San Anselmo artist June Yokell on her website, as well as Instagram @juneyokellakajky49. Appointments available for in-person visits.

Kathleen Lipinski and Steve Emery: 415-453-3648; emerylipinski.com. Ongoing: Contemporary realism paintings and prints of Marin landscapes. Studio visits by appointment.

Kim Ford Kitz: 415-902-9415; kimfordkitz.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of oil and encaustic paintings on website and Instagram @kimfordkitz. Studio visits by appointment at Studio Five at 12781 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., unit 5, in Inverness.

Lark Calderon-Gomez: calderon-gomez.com. Ongoing: An exhibit of Larkspur artist Lark Calderon-Gomez’s works-in-progress. Larkspur studio visits by appointment only. Email lark.gomez@icloud.com to schedule one.

Larry Bryson: larrybrysonarts.com. Ongoing: San Rafael artist Larry Bryson’s naturalistic paintings.

Marin Open Studios: marinopenstudios.org. Ongoing: A showcase of more than 250 members’ artworks.

Marin Society of Artists: 1515 Third St. at E Street, San Rafael; 415-454-9561; marinsocietyofartists.org. Through Jan. 22: “Fresh Art.”

Mary Gilardi: marycgilardipaintings.blogspot.com. Ongoing: Window display at 464 Magnolia Ave. in Larkspur featuring paintings of Marin landscapes as well as oil paintings, watercolors and botanicals online. Studio visits by appointment.

MC Arts and Culture: 100 Donahue Ave., suite 190-B, Marin City; 844-862-2787; mcartsandculture.com. Ongoing: Online gallery of creators, artists, artisans and entrepreneurs of the African diaspora.

Mill Valley Public Library: 375 Throckmorton Ave.; 415-389-4292; storymaps.arcgis.com. Ongoing: “Talkin’ ’bout Mill Valley,” reflection of 50th anniversary of Rita Abrams’ “Mill Valley” song.

O’Hanlon Center for the Arts: 616 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley; 415-388-4331; ohanloncenter.org. Ongoing: Facebook page, O’Hanlon From Home, highlights members’ artworks. Through Jan. 30: O’Hanlon’s annual members’ show.

Patricia Leeds: Patricialeedsart.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of works by Novato artist Patricia Leeds as well on Instagram @ Patricialeedsart. Appointments available for in-person visits.

The Red Wood: theredwood.show. Ongoing: “The Red Wood,” an exhibition curated by Mill Valley’s Julia Westerbeke that looks at our current moment through the lens of the wildfires. Works also on Instagram @the.red.wood.

Spence Snyder: artofspence.com. Ongoing: “Our Nature,” new paintings by Mill Valley artist Spence Snyder, whose work is both a tribute to our environment and a comment on how we attempt to control it.

Susan Searway Art & Design: 1337 Fourth St., studio 18, San Rafael; 415-847-7064; susansearway.com/fine-art/shelter-in-place-covid-19-series. Ongoing: Marin artist Susan Searway-Fertig’s “Persona: Shelter In Place | COVID-19 Series” online collection of new digital art compositions.

Suz Lipman: suzlipman.photoshelter.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of fine art and documentary work by Mill Valley photographer Suz Lipman.

Sherri Silverman: sherrisilverman.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of art by Lagunitas artist Sherri Silverman as well as on Instagram @sherrisilvermanstudio. Studio by appointment.

WinterBadger Collection: 415-717-5279; winterbadger.com; wildflowerbooks.com. Ongoing: Marin photographers Rob Badger and Nita Winter’s award-winning coffee table book, “Beauty and the Beast: California Wildflowers and Climate Change,” plus custom printed paper and metal prints.

Outside Marin

SHACK15: 1 Ferry Building, suite 201, San Francisco; tiffanyshlain.com/humannature. Jan. 26: Tour by Mill Valley artist Tiffany Shlain of “Human Nature,” her solo show presented by the National Women’s History Museum in partnership with Women Connect4Good. 2 p.m. Registration required.

— Compiled by Colleen Bidwill

Does your art gallery have an online exhibit? Are you a Marin artist whose work is being showcased online? Send listings of online art shows to calendar@marinij.com. Photo attachments should be 300 dpi JPGs with a file size of 2 megabytes and should include caption and attribution info.


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