Some top moments from our shows.
Award-winning local artist and teacher Gayle Rappaport-Weiland hosts this mini interview with VIDA CEO Umaimah Mendhro.
VIDA combines art with fashion, all for the purposes of social giving. VIDA takes art, submitted by artists and photographers, and prints them onto scarves and outerwear, to create unique, colorful, fashionable clothing. They are produced in Pakistan, with trained workers, who also receive an education using proceeds from the sale of the clothing. One of VIDA’s missions is to fight exploitation of garment workers in Pakistan through providing living wages and education.
Vacaville Art Gallery Celebrates Its 50th Year with The Art Revealed Show and Award-winning local artist and teacher Gayle Rappaport-Weiland hosts this mini interview with Vacaville Art League Vice President Christy Dougherty.
Christy Dougherty, discusses the 50 year history of the Vacaville Art Gallery, the oldest art gallery in Vacaville, and the benefits the art gallery provides to the community. Since its humble beginnings, thousands of artists and guests have walked through its doors. Vacaville has a place to show quality art to visiting dignitaries and to provide a place for the public to participate directly in the visual arts. The Gallery continually strives to provide opportunities for artists of all ages to participate in its events and encourage the public to come and view a wide variety of high quality work created by local artists.
Award-winning local artist and teacher Gayle Rappaport-Weiland hosts this mini interview with Tom Burgher, of Seaside Gallery, and local musician Nathan Towne.
Tom Burgher is CEO of Seaside Gallery, in the folksy beach town of Pismo Beach, Ca. Founded in 1996, Seaside Gallery provides a venue for high quality, well crafted art created in a variety of medias. Tom researches emerging artists who show a potential for greatness and allows their works to be presented in their own space and light. Seaside Gallery offers museum quality works by established artists to their customers so they may add to their collections. Seaside Gallery is the go-to gallery of the Central Coast, and can be found at www.theseasidegallery.com
Nathan Towne is a San Luis Obispo, Ca, based musician who cut his teeth on jazz and classical music, but found his love in rock ‘n roll. His life philosophy is simple, chase the dream, even if one can’t attain it. To stop the chase is to stop living. Nathan’s website is www.nathantowne.com
Award-winning local artist and teacher Gayle Rappaport-Weiland hosts this mini-view with Viewpoint Photographic Art Center’s Roberta McClellan, Executive Director.
The Viewpoint Photographic Art Center is located at 2015 J St, Sacramento. Viewpoint is a non-profit organization whose mission is to promote the art of photography through exhibits of original photography, workshops to foster learning, exhibits to bring the art to the public, and to collect, preserve, and publish photographic art. For more information about Viewpoint, visit their website at viewpointgallery.org
Angela Tahti, Executive Director of PlacerArts. PlacerArts is a group of performing and visual arts organizations in Placer County who have joined together to collectively enhance, promote and encourage participation in the arts, where one can “Experience Art in All Degrees.”
Award-winning local artist and teacher Gayle Rappaport-Weiland hosts this mini interview with Angela Tahti, Executive Director of PlacerArts. Angela invites Gayle for an intimate conversation among the artwork in The Arts Building Gallery in downtown Auburn, home to world-class exhibits throughout the year. Learn how this vibrant organization provides art related connections with schools, businesses, government and community organizations. We would love to hear your comments and have your support sharing the arts with everyone.
Recognized as one of the world’s most prominent California landscape artists, Gregory Kondos has won numerous prizes and has works in permanent collections of many museums, including the Yosemite Museum, where he has been a member of the Artist-in-Residence Program since 1989. Among his solo exhibitions is a recent retrospective at the Crocker Art Museum in Sacramento. His paintings, drawings and prints have been described by Art Harlow, Director of the Hearst Art Gallery at St. Mary’s College, as “a visual feast for those who love landscape art and the unique beauty of California’s diverse terrain.”