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BEGINNING FRI, JULY 21
Now Hear This! An Exercise in Listening
Now Hear This! features five newly commissioned site-specific works of sound-based art by distinguished national and local artists Taraneh Hemami, Walter Kitundu, Hugh Livingston, Shane A. Myrbeck & Emily Shisko, and ...
BEGINNING FRI, NOVEMBER 17
The Collector: A Proposal
NOTE: This exhibition is open during Carriage House Concerts and special events only. This exhibition features a proposal for an ambitious, large-scale outdoor installation and community engagement project by Lucas ...
BEGINNING MON, OCTOBER 2
Wheel Form Ceramics
Wednesday, November 1, 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. || Monday, November 6, 6 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. ||
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BEGINNING MON, NOVEMBER 13
Maiolica Inspired Glazing Workshop
Monday, November 13, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. || Wednesday, November 15, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. ||
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SUN NOVEMBER 5, 2017 12:30 P.M. (Lucas Artists Program Commons)
An Afternoon of Sound
Closing Reception for "Now Hear This"
Join us as we celebrate the last day of the Montalvo’s summer outdoor sound exhibition, Now Hear This! An Exercise in Listening with a closing reception. Meet us at ...
SUN NOVEMBER 5, 2017 3 P.M. (Historic Villa)
The Saint Michael Trio
Romanticism in Music
“Their style and elan are simply spellbinding” – Audiophile What is it that makes music “romantic” and why do we love it so much? In one of their patented “informances” Saint ...
WED NOVEMBER 8, 2017 6 P.M.
Art of the Silk Road: Past and Present
with Mariachiara Gasparini
Join Dr. Mariachiara Gasparini, noted cultural historian, as she presents a fascinating overview of the art and culture of the Silk Road, from 2,000 years ago to today.The ...
THU NOVEMBER 9, 2017 7:30 P.M. (Historic Villa)
Sarah Scoles and Jill Tarter
in conversation with Katherine Maxfield
Join us as Sarah Scoles discusses her debut book Making Contact, a brilliant examination of the science behind the search for extraterrestrial intelligence and its pioneer, Jill Tarter, the inspiration ...
FRI NOVEMBER 10, 2017 8 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
David Benoit Trio
“A passionate musical innovator” — Smooth Jazz New YorkFor three decades, five-time Grammy-nominated pianist/composer/ arranger David Benoit has reigned supreme as one the founding fathers of contemporary jazz. With his ...
SUN NOVEMBER 12, 2017 9 A.M.
ArtVenture to Alameda County
Montalvo donors are invited to join us for an ArtVenture to tour the private collection of Tad Freese. Freese, a Co-President of the San Jose Museum of Art, owns over ...
THU NOVEMBER 16, 2017 9:30 A.M. (Historic Villa)
Marketplace hours: 9:30am - 3:30pm, November 16, 17, and 18.The historic Villa will be decorated in its holiday splendor! The Yuletide Marketplace features dozens of vendors offering unique ...
FRI NOVEMBER 17, 2017 7 P.M. (Project Space)
Into the Woods: Commissioning Artists in a Forest
How does an artist develop the seed of an idea into a new work? Join two Lucas Artist Fellows -- visual artist Maximo Gonzalez and composer Howard Hersh -- as they discuss ...
SUN NOVEMBER 19, 2017 10:30 A.M. and 2 P.M. (Historic Villa)
Yuletide Children's and Champagne Tea
This holiday tea is perfect for the whole family! Children, parents, and grandparents will enjoy a tea that includes sandwiches, scones, teas, and hot chocolate. Children will get a visit ...
TUE NOVEMBER 7, 2017 9:30 A.M. and 11:30 A.M. ( School & Teacher event) (Carriage House Theatre)
Coyotes and Rabbits
Hector Armienta’s adaptation of the tale, told by a pair of mischievous rabbits, begins with a young coyote named Scrawny who is learning how to read. When his cousin ...
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