Upcoming Exhibits

When: Saturday, October 25, 2014 - Saturday, November 29, 2014

The Chavez Library will be displaying an altar to commemorate the Latino holiday. The community is invited to contribute by adding a photo of someone deceased that they would like to honor.

La Biblioteca Chávez estará exhibiendo un altar para conmemorar la fiesta latina. Se invita a la comunidad a contribuir añadiendo una foto de alguien fallecido que les gustaría honrar.

When: Tuesday, November 4, 2014 - Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Study #1 by Architect, William Pierce Coburn

For the months of November and December, William Pierce Coburn presents an exhibition of 20 design drawings illustrating solutions to design problems over a span of 30 years.

Mr. Coburn, a graduate of Harvard Graduate School of Design and a veteran of many experiences in Oakland neighborhoods, has had a design practice for many years. He is based in West Oakland.  These sketches and design drawings illustrate the commitments people continue to make as they invest in Oakland and its environs.

 

When: Saturday, November 1, 2014 - Saturday, November 29, 2014
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Come and be inspired by this annual show, which offers unique photograhic expression of Rockridge people, places and moments.  Featured are works by local artists: Martha Snider, Robert Hofmann, Chuck Fisher, Robert Firehock, L Tipler Ubberlohde and Irving S. Wiltshire.  

When: Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - Tuesday, December 30, 2014
Pencil Sketch of Water Tower and Garden in Berkeley by William P. Coburn, AIA

 

For the month of December, continues the display of the work of William Pierce Coburn, AIA. Twenty design drawings illustrate solutions to design problems over a span of 30 years.

Mr. Coburn, a graduate of Harvard Graduate School of Design and veteran of many experiences in Oakland neighborhoods, has had a design practice for many years. He is based in West Oakland. These sketches and design drawings illustrate the commitments people continue to make as they invest in Oakland and its environs.

 

When: Saturday, November 1, 2014 - Saturday, November 29, 2014
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The Art of Modeling will be about the working relationship between the artist, the muse and the finished product - a sculpture. The model in stillness and in movement as a key participant in the creative process is a theme. Highlights include a drawing by Zimou Tan, dance floor pattern by Adam Hunter Caldwell, and work by sculptor Michey Quinn, photographer Lea del Pomo and members of the Rockridge Community Photography Group.