Marin’s Online and In-Person Art Exhibits – Marin Independent Journal

To note: During the coronavirus pandemic, masks are required in galleries, as well as maintaining a distance of at least 6 feet from others. As county rules and gallery hours may change, it is recommended that you call or check online before visiting.

Visit in person

Inner Artist — A Gallery of Cedars: 603 San Anselmo Ave, San Anselmo; 415-454-2568. Ongoing: Works by Cedars artists in a variety of mediums. 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday to Saturday; on appointment.

The art of detail: 30B Princess St., Sausalito; 415-887-9557; Ongoing: Photographs and other works by gallery founder and Tiburon resident Robert Bengtson. 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday to Sunday; on appointment.

Bolinas Museum: 48, quay road, Bolinas; 415-868-0330; Ongoing: “Together Alone / Alone Together,” pandemic porch and portal portraits in museum windows.

Kim Eagles-Smith Gallery: 23 Sunnyside Ave, Mill Valley; 415-981-1080; In progress: “John Goodman: the gestural pose”. Tuesday to Sunday by appointment.

Fine Arts by Robert Allen: 301 Caledonia Street, Sausalito; 415-331-2800; Until September 25: collective exhibition “Abstracts on Canvas” with Beatrice Findlay, Carol Lefkowitz, Richard Saba and Geoffrey Williams. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays; on appointment.

Seager Gray Gallery: 108 Throckmorton Ave, Mill Valley; 415-384-8288; Until September: “Burst”, works by Emily Payne. Noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday to Sunday; on appointment.

YIA Gallery: 917 C St., San Rafael; Through October 2: “Beyond the Lines: Collaborative Art in Special Day Classes,” works by K-12 students with disabilities, in the gallery windows.

Online exhibitions

Works of art downtown: 1337 Fourth St., San Rafael; 415-451-8119; Until September 27: “Precipice”, works by Hayley Samantha Jensen.

Bolinas Museum: 48, quay road, Bolinas; 415-868-0330; Until September 15: 28th annual auction of works of art.

Cedars: “10,000 Hours,” works by Glenna Cooper, Jean Coury, Jennifer Hall, Tony Hyde, Elliot Jung and Tim Shep, opens September 4.

Marin Community Media Center: 819 A St., San Rafael; 415-721-0636; Until October 31: “Virtual Fiesta”, works by Marin artists and activists Judith Selby Lang and Richard Lang created using plastic objects washed up on the beach and arranged on Fiestaware plates.

Gallery 1 route: 11101 Rte 1, Point Reyes Station; 415-663-1347; Ongoing: “Spring 2020”, works by members of Gallery Route One, including Xander Weaver-Scull, Charles Anselmo, Igor Sazevich, Jenny-Lynn Hall and Marna Clarke. Also offering art projects at home, with downloadable coloring pages and instructions. Until September 12: “The Box Show”, with 150 works created from a wooden box.

Headlands Arts Centre: 944 Simmonds Road, Sausalito; 415-331-2787; Ongoing: Headlands At Home with art projects inspired by the Headlands campus and commissions from Lucie Charkin of A Little Culture.

Janis Yerington: Ongoing: Online exhibition of works by artist Bolinas Janis Yerington on her website, as well as on Instagram @janisyerington.

Kim Eagles-Smith Gallery: 23 Sunnyside Ave, Mill Valley; 415-981-1080; In progress: “John Goodman: the gestural pose”.

Courtesy of Marin Community Media Center

Marin artists Judith Selby Lang and Richard Lang transform plastic washed up on shore in Marin’s Community Media Center’s “Virtual Fiesta” online exhibit.

Calderon-Gomez Lark: Ongoing: An exhibition of work in progress by Larkspur artist Lark Calderon-Gomez.

Madge & me: 506 San Anselmo Ave, San Anselmo; 415-497-5244; Ongoing: Works by Fairfax artist Georgia Gibbs.

Marin open studios: Ongoing: An online exhibition of 250 Marin artists in a variety of mediums. Until September 20: “The Human Spirit”.

Society of Marine Artists: 1515 Third St. at E Street, San Rafael; 415-454-9561; In progress: Virtual tour of “Colors and Moods”, works by members of the Marin Society of Artists. Until October 14: “Celebration of art”.

Marty Knapp photo gallery: 11245 Shoreline Road, Point Reyes Station; 415-663-8670; Ongoing: Online collections of black and white fine art photography by West Marin photographer Marty Knapp.

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

O’Hanlon Center for the Arts: 616 Throckmorton Ave, Mill Valley; 415-388-4331; Ongoing: The Facebook page, O’Hanlon From Home, highlights members’ works and “Many Voices Many Views”, a show that addresses inequity, inequality, racism, prejudice and discrimination. ‘injustice. “Women Artists Making Their Mark”, 12th Annual Women’s Show. opens September 7; Sept. 8: Round table of artists. 4 p.m.

Sausalito Arts Festival: Until September 13: Online silent auction featuring artists who have already exhibited at the festival.

Seager Gray Gallery: 108 Throckmorton Ave, Mill Valley; 415-384-8288; Until September: “Burst”, works by Emily Payne.

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

Art and design by Susan Searway: 1337 Fourth St., studio 18, San Rafael; 415-847-7064; Ongoing: “Persona: Shelter In Place | COVID-19 series online collection of new digital art compositions.

City of Fairfax: Ongoing: City of Fairfax Online Art Exhibit featuring artists from Fairfax, Ross Valley and West Marin including Christopher Chaffin, John Beuttler, Sawyer Rose, Stephanie Mohan and Bonnie Hofkin.

San Francisco and beyond

Abrams Claghorn Gallery: 1251 Solano Ave, Albany; 510-526-9558; Ongoing: “The Ground Upon Which We Stand”, sponsored by the Northern California Women’s Caucus for Art and the Abrams Claghorn Gallery, features works by 78 artists, including Marin artists Marguerite Elliot, Phyllis Thelen and Jan Buscho.

Bateman Foundation Nature Gallery: 470 Belleville Street, Victoria, British Columbia; 250-940-3630; Ongoing: ‘Castaways: The Art of the Material World’ 3D virtual tour features Forest Knolls artist Judith Selby Lang’s ‘Forever’ wedding dress installation.

Haines Gallery: 49 Geary St., Suite 540, San Francisco; 415-397-8114; Ongoing: ‘Desolation Desert’, a solo online exhibition of recent photographs by Mill Valley photographer David Maisel, which focus on the vast Atacama Desert in Chile, the highest and driest desert on the planet.

Round table [Collaboration]: round table. Ongoing: Artist Marin Barbara Christopher is featured in the online exhibition “Postal Collage Project No. 9”.

– Compiled by
Colleen Bidwill

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William E. Bennett