New Community Gallery Exhibition Features Painting by Three Artists in Palm Desert

Community Gallery at Palm Desert City Hall

Feb 26, 2015 - Apr 10, 2015 @ 8:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

The Palm Desert Community Gallery will show artwork from Moira Johannessen, Linda Kottke, and John Ressler, in its new exhibition, “Coachella Valley: Inside and Out,” on display January 29 through April 10. A public reception on Monday, February 2, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., will honor the artists. Moira Johannessen is a local watercolor teacher and signature member of Watercolor West...

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Thursday Morning Hike

National Monument Visitor Center

Feb 26, 2015 @ 8:45 AM

Randall Henderson trail is an easy to moderate, 2.5-3 mile loop. Elevation gain approximately 300 feet. See desert tortoise habitat and other wildlife, cactus garden and possible wildflowers, depending on rainfall. Great views of Coachella Valley and surrounding mountains. Art Smith trail is moderate to strenuous, 3 to 4 miles round trip. Elevation gain approximately 500 feet. Possible bighorn...

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Birds of the Australian Outback Exhibition at The Living Desert

The Living Desert

Feb 26, 2015 - Apr 30, 2015 @ 9:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

The Budgies are back! The colorful, social Australian birds will be landing at The Living Desert when the Birds of the Australian Outback exhibit makes a return visit starting December 26, 2014.   The Birds of the Australian Outback features a self-contained outdoor aviary specially constructed for the exhibit of the more than 300 colorful and personable birds. This interactive...

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Heather James Fine Art- "Hung Liu: Tom Boy"

Heather James Fine Art

Feb 26, 2015 - Mar 21, 2015 @ 9:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

The gallery has opened Hung Liu: Tom Boy, a show of largely new paintings. The works in Hung Liu: Tom Boy constitute a pictorial cross-dressing that meet somewhere between conventional stereotypes of men as soldiers and women as prostitutes. She loads each canvas with symbolism and distinctively expressionist drips. 

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Art in the Square Festival at Indio City Hall Courtyard

Courtyard Areas of Indio City Hall

Feb 26, 2015 - Feb 27, 2015 @ 9:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Embrace Creativity at the 7th Annual “Art in the Square” Festival A Community Chalk Art Event at Indio City Hall Set for February 26-27, 2015   What:       7th Annual “Art in the Square” festival, a community chalk art event   When:      February 26-27, 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM each day  ...

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Heather James Fine Art- "Paul Davies:Devoid of Sensation"

Heather James Fine Art

Feb 26, 2015 - Mar 28, 2015 @ 9:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Paul Davies' exhibition, Devoid of Sensation, uses great architecture to lure you into unsettling emptiness. He recreates the feeling he had when he photographed these places to use as reference images, leaving you to form your own response.

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Martin Luther King, Jr. & the Civil Rights Movement: Montgomery, Alabama, 1955

Cathedral City, City Hall Lobby

Feb 26, 2015 - Apr 16, 2015 @ 9:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

This exhibition features several iconic photographs of the civil rights movement on loan from the Donald and  Peggy Cravens private collection. The photos, originally published in Life magazine during the 1950s, will focus on several early critical events of the civil rights movement including the Montgomery Bus Boycott which would gave rise to a promising leader, Martin Luther King...

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Aida Marini Schneider - Inner Landscapes Revisited at Desert Art Collection and Sculpture Garden in Palm Desert

Desert Art Collection and Sculpture Garden

Feb 26, 2015 - Apr 30, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Palm Desert, California.  The original artwork of internationally-exhibited artist Aïda Marini Schneider is featured in a show at the Desert Art Collection art gallery in Palm Desert.  Featuring one-of-kind originals that the artist calls "a celebration of color", the oil stick on board paintings are enigmatic abstracted spiritual landscapes that are allusions...

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Palm Springs Art Museum Partners with Black History Month

Palm Springs Art Museum, Annenberg Theater

Feb 26, 2015 - Feb 28, 2015 @ 10:00 AM

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

Palm Springs Art Museum is excited to once again partner with the Black History Month Committee of the City of Palm Springs, for the third year in a row, to honor Black History Month. On display from February 5 through March 1 is the presentation Evolving Abstractions: Selected Works of Three Contemporary Painters of the Diaspora, celebrating African and African American artists with several...

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