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Vallejo Choral Society Thriving after a Century of Song

After a year celebrating the 100th season of the Vallejo Choral Society, of which many Benician’s are members, audiences continue to be impressed.

Benicia Plein Air Galley Features Works by Iris Sabre Aug. 2018

In August, downtown Benicia’s Plein Air Gallery will exhibit paintings by Iris Sabre, art teacher and member artist.

The Physicality of Books Art Exhibit at Benicia Library

Benicia mixed media and painter Carol Dalton shares her love of physicality in her newest exhibit at the Marilyn Citron O’Rourke Gallery at the Benicia Public Library.

Capturing Changing Light and Color on an Artist’s Canvas

Local artist MaryLou Correia’s paintings of Bay Area scenes will be the Benicia Plein Air Gallery’s featured exhibit in July.

It’s All About Shape and Color For Benicia artist Cherry Moore

Milinda Perry Gallery host Cherry Moore, a Benicia artist, this month, delighting art lovers with her mixing of colors, shapes and images while creating a sense of calm.

Downtown Gallery Celebrates First Year

In May, Benicia’s newest downtown gallery, the HQ Gallery, celebrated its first year downtown with a big public party.

New Fiber Exhibition at the Arts Benicia Gallery

Non-traditional fiber art, some of which are life-size pieces, are presented in wall hangings, wearables, sculpture, installation art, and participatory art in a new exhibition that will alter how we think about textile art.

Life-size Sculpture Finds a Home on Benicia’s Waterfront

Neptune’s Daughter, a large-scale sculpture created by Benicia Artist Lisa Reinertson, was recently given the go-ahead for installation at the foot of First Street.

Jerrold Turner, Benicia Artist, paints with emotion and colorful harmony

Benicia Library features plein air painter, Jerrold Turner, in the Marilyn Citron O’Rourke Gallery March 27-April 26. The retired structural engineer is active in the San Francisco Bay Area Arts, sharing his inspiration and passion in community workshops.

Photographs Demonstrate a Love of Natural Beauty

Photographer Tina Cabezut delights in showcasing the natural beauty of the Arizona desert. Her exhibit at the Milinda Perry Gallery highlights her ability to focus on images that bring harmony, balance and contentment.