Marin Independent Journal
How to see Marin art in person and online
Note: Masks requirements were lifted in Marin and California. But as the county's rules and galleries' hours may change, it is recommended to call or check online before visiting.
Adele Gilani Art Gallery: 328 Pine St., suite A, Sausalito; adelegilani. com. Ongoing: Works by gallery owner Adele Gilani and other artists. By appointment.
Anthony Meier: 21 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley; anthonymeier.com. Through March 17: “In the Shadow of Mt. Tam,” a historical exhibition that explores the rich artistic history of Marin County from the 1940s through the '70s. 10a.m. to 5p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays.
Artist Within — A Cedars Gallery: 603 San Anselmo Ave., San Anselmo; 415-454-2568; cedarslife.org/events-1. Through May 20: “A Touch of Color.” 10a.m. to 5p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; 11a.m. to 5p.m. Sundays.
Art Works Downtown: 1337 Fourth St., San Rafael; 415-451-8119; artworksdowntown.org. Through March 25: “EcoArt: Envisioning Strategies and Solutions.” Through March 31: Photographer Sheldon Bachus' “Not With a Bang But a Whimper,” Marin artist Norma Dimaulo's “Coast to Coast” and Olivier Desmet's “Marine Layer.” 1to 8p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.
Bartolini Gallery: 10Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael; marincounty. org. Through May 30: “Women of Abstraction,” an exhibit of more than 40abstract paintings by Marin County women. 9a.m. to 4p.m. weekdays.
Bear Valley Visitor Center: 1 Bear Valley Road, Point Reyes Station; 415-464-5137. Through April: An exhibit of aquatint etchings by Stephanie Martin. 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
Belvedere Tiburon Library: 1501 Tiburon Blvd., Tiburon; 415-7892665; beltiblibrary.org. Through March 9: “Connections: Art and Music.” March 12to April 14: “Del Mar Emerging Artist Exhibition.” 10a.m. to 7p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 10a.m. to 5p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. March 16: Reception. 5to 6:30p.m.
Blunk Space: 11101Highway 1, suite 105, Point Reyes Station; jbblunk.com/blunk-space. March 11 through April 26: “Rick Yoshimoto and Charles de Lisle,” an exhibition of furniture, sculpture and ceramics. 11a.m. to 5p.m. Thursdays and Fridays; by appointment. March 11:
Reception. 3 to 5 p.m.
Bolinas Museum: 48 Wharf Road, Bolinas; 415-8680330; bolinasmuseum.org. Through April 2: Miya Ando's “Waiting for the Moon,” Oona Ratcliffe's “Life Lines,” Lewis Watts' “Comfortable in Their Own Skin” and “Selected Objects from the History Collection.” 1to 5p.m. Fridays; noon to 5p.m. weekends.
Bon Air Greenbrae: 50 Sir Francis Drake, unit 110, Larkspur; marinopenstudios.org. Ongoing: Marin Open Studios' display featuring 40artworks.
Book Passage: 51 Tamal Vista Blvd., Corte Madera; bookpassage.com. Through April 15: Marilyn Waldman's “Northern California in Brush Strokes.” 10a.m. to 6p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sundays.
Borge Point Reyes Gallery:
221B St., Point Reyes Station; 415-663-1419; borgeptreyesgallery.com. Ongoing: Landscape paintings by Martha Borge and symbolic realism paintings by Ralph Borge. 1to 4p.m. Sundays.
Corte Madera Library: 707 Meadowsweet Drive, Corte Madera; 415-924-3515; marinlibrary.org. Through March 23: Paintings by Marin artist Mary Gilardi and Anne Pelletier. 9a.m. to 8p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; noon to 5p.m. Sundays; closed Fridays.
Dance Palace: 503B St., Point Reyes Station; 415663-1075; dancepalace.org. Through March: “The Home of Our Belonging,” new paintings of Point Reyes by West Marin artist Mimi Robinson. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays. March 12: Reception. 3to 5 p.m.
Desta Gallery: 100 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley; 415-524-8932; destagallery.com. Through March 25: “Visual Resonance” by Heidi Berrin Shonkoff and Kathleen Finney. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; by appointment.
Fairfax Library: 2097 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Fairfax; 415-453-8092; marinlibrary. org. Through March 11: Ross Valley School District's student art show. 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 10a.m. to 5p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; closed Sundays.
Falkirk Cultural Center: 1408Mission Ave., San Rafael; 415-485-3328; cityofsanrafael.org/falkirk-art-galleries. March 10through April 21: “Articulation,” works by Terra Linda Ceramic Artists. 1to 4p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 10a.m. to 2p.m. Saturdays.
The Gallery: 6700 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., San Geronimo; 415-312 6365; motart.studio. Ongoing: Fairfax artist MOT's artwork. Private showings by appointment.
Gallery Route One: 11101 Highway 1, Point Reyes Station; 415-663-1347; galleryrouteone.org. Through March 18: “Seen and Imagined.” 11a.m. to 5p.m. Thursdays through Mondays as well as online.
Georgia Anwell Gallery:
Community Media Center of Marin, 819 A St., San Rafael; cmcm.tv. Through April 30: “An Exhibition of Land and Sea” by San Anselmo artist Veda Florez. 2to 9p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays; 11a.m. to 6p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.
Headlands Center for the Arts:
944 Simmonds Road, Sausalito; 415-331-2787; headlands.org. Through April 3: Open studio with Headlands Bay Area Fellow Omid Mokri. By appointment by emailing Christina Young at email@example.com at least 72hours in advance of your visit; Through March
19: “Process + Place: Mark Thompson, Semaphore,” a multi-sensory installation utilizing sound, video, architectural intervention and beeswax, and a satellite installation of “Ann Hamilton, here • there • then • now.” Noon to 5p.m. Sundays through Thursdays.
Homestead Valley Community Center:
315 Montford Ave., Mill Valley; 415-3889315. Through March: “Christina's World,” a 60-year retrospective of Mill Valley artist Christina Oldenburg's watercolor paintings. 2to 5 p.m. weekends and by appointment.
The Image Flow: 328 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., San Anselmo; 415-388-3569; theimageflow.com/gallery. Through March 24: “2023 Group Exhibition,” featuring photo selections from its students, clients and photo of the month award winners. 10 a.m. to 6p.m. weekdays. Indian Valley Library: College of Marin's Building 27, 1800 Ignacio Blvd., Novato; library.marin.edu. Through May: “Jacob Lawrence: American Artist” and “Visions of Visionaries: The Art of William Blake, Carl Jung and Hilma at Klint.” 10a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays and Tuesdays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays and Thursdays.
Joseph R. Fink Science Center Gallery:
Dominican University of California, 50 Acacia Ave., San Rafael; dominican.edu. Through March 22: “Gender Queer: The Art of Maia Kobabe.” 8a.m. to 9p.m. weekdays and 8a.m. to 2p.m. Saturdays.
Kim Eagles-Smith Gallery:
23Sunnyside Ave., Mill Valley; 415-981-1080; kesfineart. com. Through April 18: “Different Strokes: Unique Approaches to Painterly Abstraction” group show. 10:30 a.m. to 5:30p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays; 11a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; by appointment.
Marelli Brothers' windows:
1318Fourth St., San Rafael; 415-509-1133; sites.google. com/view/carolecnelson/ home. Through March 30: “Step Into My Garden,” a collection of mosaic artwork by Carole Nelson.
Marin County Civic Center:
first and third floor galleries, 3501Civic Center Drive, San Rafael; marincounty.org. Through May 18: “Friendly Tides,” the work of artists from Marinship Studios. 9 a.m. to 5p.m. weekdays.
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art:
500Palm Drive, Novato; 415-506-0137; marinmoca.org. Through March 12: “Altered Worlds,” annual artists of MarinMOCA exhibition. Ongoing: Meet and see work by more than 50 MarinMOCA members in a variety of works throughout four buildings. Go to marinmoca. org/studios. 11a.m. to 4p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekends.
Marin Society of Artists:
1515Third St. at E Street, San Rafael; 415-454-9561; marinsocietyofartists.org. Through April 1: “Art and Cultures of the World.” Noon to 4 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays. March 10: Reception. 5to 8p.m.
Marty Knapp Photo Gallery:
11245Shoreline Highway, Point Reyes Station, 415663-8670; martyknapp.com. Ongoing: Photographs by West Marin's Marty Knapp. 11a.m. to 4p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 11a.m. to 3p.m. Sundays; by appointment.
MC Arts and Culture gallery:
100 Donahue Ave., suite 190-B, Marin City; 844-8622787; mcartsandculture. com. Ongoing: A variety of works by creators, artists and entrepreneurs of the African diaspora. Call for hours.
O'Hanlon Center for the Arts:
616Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley; 415-388-4331; ohanloncenter.org. Through March 31: “Art and Ecology” and Wendy Ackrell's “Why I Am Not a Poet” 10a.m. to 2p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays.
Point Reyes Library: 11435 Highway, Point Reyes Station; 415-663-8375; marinlibrary. org. Through March: Works by West Marin artist and illustrator Madelyn Sobel. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays; 1 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; 10a.m. to 2p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; closed Wednesdays and Sundays. A portion of the sales of Sobel's work will be donated to the Kharkiv and Przemysl Project.
Robert Allen Fine Art: 301 Caledonia St., Sausalito; 415331-2800; robertallenfineart. com. Through June 30: “Works on Paper,” featuring Susan Adame, Tracey Adams, Aleah Koury, Sydell Lewis, Victoria Ryan, Kerry Vander Meer, Sylvia Verange and Kazuko Watanabe. 10a.m. to 5p.m. weekdays and by appointment.
Salty Design Shop: 42 Caledonia St., Sausalito; 415-494-8070; saltydesignshop.com. Ongoing: A group of Marin artist Alexandra Bailliere's small oil-on-linen landscape paintings. 11a.m. to 6p.m. daily.
San Geronimo Valley Community Center:
6350 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., San Geronimo; 415- 488-8888; sgvcc.org. Through March: “Spirit of Place: The Legacy of Connie Smith Siegel” and multi-media paintings by Marin artist Deanna Pedroli. 9 a.m. to 5p.m. weekdays.
Sarah Shepard Gallery:
2245Larkspur Landing Circle, Larkspur; 415-295-7791; sarahshepardgallery.com. Through March 18: Marin photographer Dwight Eschliman's “Color of Light.” 11a.m. to 4p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and by appointment.
Sausalito Books by the Bay:
100 Bay St., Sausalito; 415-887-9967; sausalitobooksbythebay.com. Through March: Oil, pastel and watercolor paintings by Sausalito artist Jennifer Siegal. 10 a.m. to 6p.m. daily. March 9: Reception. 6 p.m.
Sausalito Center For The Arts:
750Bridgeway, Sausalito; destinationsausalito. com/events-in-sausalito. Through March 19: “Spotlight Sausalito,” a showcase of Sausalito's artistic legacy, its present-day art scene and creative vision for the future. 11a.m. to 5p.m. Wednesdays through Sundays.
Seager Gray Gallery:
108 Throckmorton Ave., Mill Valley; 415-384-8288; seagergray.com. Through March: “Material Matters.” Noon to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays; noon to 4p.m. Sundays; by appointment. March 11: Reception. 4to 6p.m.
Stinson Beach Library:
3521Shoreline Highway, Stinson Beach; 415-868-0252; marinlibrary.org. Through March 28: “Kerry Livingston Shares Her Artistic All.” 10a.m. to 6p.m. Mondays and Fridays; noon to 8p.m. Tuesdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays; closed Wednesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.
Mill Valley; 415-383-9600; throckmortontheatre.org. Through March: Works by Pablo Soto Campoamor and Lauren Adorno-Weatherford. During theater showtimes or call for viewings.
Toby's Art Gallery: 11250 Highway 1; Point Reyes Station; tobysfeedbarn.com/artgallery. Through March 30: “I Was There!” a retrospective of black-and-white photos surrounding Point Reyes by Jan E. Watson. 9a.m. to 5p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sundays.
Unnatural History Museum:
1292Lincoln Ave., San Rafael; museum.cynthiajensen.com. Ongoing: Marin artist Cynthia Jensen's sculptures of more than 70animals and insects created from recycled materials. Open by appointment. Upstart Modern: 4000 Bridgeway, suite 100, Sausalito; 415-559-0020; upstartmodern.com. Through March 30: “Beyond the Union of Opposites,” works by Howard Hersh, Cybele Lyle, Carrie Ann Plank, Mark A. Reynolds and Ann Thronycroft. Contact for hours.
Via Piccola Trattoria:
1 Blackfield Drive, Tiburon; 415-388-9100; viapiccola. com. Ongoing: A display of Susie Rosenberg and Paulette Engler's watercolors. 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays; 4to 8p.m. Sundays.
YIA Gallery: 917C St., San Rafael; youthinarts.org. Through April 14: “32nd annual Marin County High School Art Show,” featuring works by more than 120students. 1to 4p.m. weekdays.
The Boyd Gate House: 1125 B St., San Rafael; marinhistory.org. Through Aug. 6: “Unbottled,” the Marin History Museum's exhibit that explores the origins of Marin County's various bottling industries — dairies, breweries, soda works and pharmacies —featuring glass bottles and artifacts, photographs, pottery and paintings. 10 a.m. to 2p.m. Wednesdays through Fridays; 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays.
Hamilton Field History Museum:
555 Hangar Ave., Novato; 415-382-8614; novatohistory.org/hamiltonair-field. Maps of Hamilton Field, airplane models, photos of planes and crews, and other exhibits. Noon to 4 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays
and Saturdays; private tours available.
Marin Museum of Bicycling:
1966Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Fairfax; 415-4508000; mmbhof.org. Ongoing: Displays of bicycles and cycling history from the 19th to 21st century as well as new exhibition about the Tamalpais scenic railway. 11a.m. to 5p.m. Thursdays through Sundays, subject to county's COVID guidelines and volunteer staff availability. Check website for more up-to-date information.
Museum of International Propaganda: 1000Fifth Ave., San Rafael; 415-310-1173; propagandamuseum.net. Ongoing: Collection of propaganda posters, paintings, sculptures and items from more than a dozen countries. Noon to 3p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays.
Novato History Museum:
815De Long Ave., Novato; 415-897-4320; novatohistory.org/novato-history-museum. Maps, photos and oral histories of Novato as well as a special exhibit on the Novato Fire District. Noon to 4 p.m. Wednesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays.
San Anselmo Historical Museum:
110 Tunstead Ave., San Anselmo; sananselmohistory.org. Collections that preserve, interpret and present the history of San Anselmo. 10a.m. until 2p.m. Saturdays.
Anna B. Francis: annabfrancisstudio.com. Ongoing: A look at a 40-year retrospective by Point Reyes Station artist Anna B. Francis on YouTube.
Darcy J. Sears: djsears.com. Ongoing: Virtual studio tour and online exhibit of works by Marin artist Darcy J. Sears. Inperson visits can be arranged. Janey Fritsche: janeyfritsche.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of works, private studio tours, Zoom appointments and more. Janis Yerington: janisyerington.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of works by Bolinas artist Janis Yerington on her website, as well as Instagram @janisyerington. Zoom studio visits available.June Yokell: juneyokell.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of works by San Anselmo artist June Yokell on her website, as well as Instagram @juneyokellakajky49. Appointments available for in-person visits.
Kathleen Lipinski and Steve Emery:
415-4533648; emerylipinski.com. Ongoing: Contemporary realism paintings and prints of Marin landscapes. Studio visits by appointment.
Kim Ford Kitz: 415-9029415; kimfordkitz.com. Ongoing: Online exhibit of oil and encaustic paintings on website and Instagram @ kimfordkitz. Studio visits by appointment at Studio Five at 12781Sir Francis Drake Blvd., unit 5, in Inverness.
The Red Wood: theredwood. show. Ongoing: “The Red Wood,” an exhibition curated by Mill Valley's Julia Westerbeke that looks at our current moment through the lens of the wildfires. Works also on Instagram @the.red.wood.
Spence Snyder: artofspence.com. Ongoing: “Our Nature,” new paintings by Mill Valley artist Spence Snyder, whose work is both a tribute to our environment and a comment on how we attempt to control it.
Susan Searway Art & Design:
1337Fourth St., studio 18, San Rafael; 415-8477064; susansearway.com/ fine-art/shelter-in-place-covid-19-series. Ongoing: Marin artist Susan Searway-Fertig's “Persona: Shelter In Place | COVID-19Series” online collection of new digital art compositions.
415-717-5279; winterbadger. com; wildflowerbooks.com. Ongoing: Marin photographers Rob Badger and Nita Winter's award-winning coffee table book, “Beauty and the Beast: California Wildflowers and Climate Change,” plus custom printed paper and metal prints.
Outside Marin Sebastopol Center for the Arts:
282South High St., Sebastopol; 707-829-4797; sebarts.org. Through March 26: San Anselmo artist
June Yokell's “Edge of the Marsh” is featured in “Color of Water.” 10a.m. to 4p.m. Thursdays through Sundays. Does your art gallery have an online exhibit? Are you a Marin artist whose work is being showcased online? Send listings of online art shows to firstname.lastname@example.org. Photo attachments should be 300 dpi JPGs with a file size of 2 megabytes and should include caption and attribution info.