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Foundation members enjoy a variety of festive events throughout the year. Special events include exclusive cocktail parties with hands-on art making acticities, member previews of our exhibitions, and fantastic private events with one-of-a-kind art activities. Interested in attending an event? Explore Foundation membership.
Life/Drawing: A Conversation with the Artists
Saturday, March 8, 2014, 4 p.m.
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Life/Drawing: A Conversation with the Artists
Moderated by Special Guest, Independent Curator and Writer Christian L. Frock

Saturday, March 8, 4 p.m.
Palo Alto Art Center, Meeting Room

Join exhibiting artists Libby Black, Kevin Chen, Francesca Pastine, and Chris Sicat for a public conversation with Christian L. Frock and gain insight into their lives and work.

Small Art & Small Bites
Thursday, March 27, 2014, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Small Art & Small Bites
An evening with Exhibiting Artist Dalton Ghetti

Thursday, March 27, 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Palo Alto Art Center, Lobby

Join us and be inspired by how Dalton Ghetti transforms ordinary pencils he finds on the street into extraordinary, miniature works of art!

Image retrieved from Art, by Marcia Argyraides.

From Ingres and Cézanne to Hockney and Sol Lewitt: Artists Working in Graphite
Wednesday, April 2, 2014, 6:30 p.m.
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From Ingres and Cézanne to Hockney and Sol Lewitt: Artists Working in Graphite
A presentation by Curator Emerita of Prints and Drawings at the Cantor Arts Center, Betsy G. Fryberger

Wednesday, April 2, 6:30 p.m.
Palo Alto Art Center, Meeting Room

Join Betsy G. Fryberger as she sheds light on earlier artistic uses of the indispensable pencil, presenting sketchbooks and slides of more formal works of art.

Spring Family Day
Sunday, April 13, 2014, 2-5 p.m.

Spring Family Day

Sunday, April 13, 2014, 2-5 p.m.
Open to members at 1 p.m.

1-2 p.m.: Members art activity.
2-4 p.m.: Drawing activities inspired by the Palo Alto Art Center's current exhibition, Pencils Down.
4-5 p.m.: Interactive storytelling and a kids music performance.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
     
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