Tuesday, September 20, 2011

Classical Music and Visual Art at the Dana Point Symphony

Southbound Getaway 22" by 28"
Solo Exhibit with the Dana Point Symphony
April 13, 2012

Saint Edward's Catholic Church
33926 Calle La Privavera
Dana Point, California 92629

The City of Dana Point is pairing classical music with visual arts in a series of concerts featuring the newly founded Dana Point Symphony, and select visual artists including Rita Pacheco. (Rita Pacheco will be exhibiting five of her larger paintings at the April 13th performance of Berenika, Piano) The concert will begin at 7:30 pm, and will be followed by an artist reception at 9:30 pm, immediately following the performance.  Tickets for the performances are $12 for adults and $8 for seniors (65 and over) For the full 2012 Concert Season and for tickets go to http://danapointsymphony.com

Saturday, September 17, 2011

On Location Exhibit, SoCalPAPA Gallery

on location at El Capitan State Beach, Goleta, California
"Stairwell at the Beach" 8"h by 10"w oil
on location from the side of the road in Napa, California
"Farmhouse in Napa" 8"h by 10"w oil

The "On Location" Exhibit features plein air paintings with their location photos.  Opening Reception: Saturday, September 17th from 4:00-6:00 pm

The SOCALPAPA Gallery is located on the Balboa Fun Zone Boardwalk
600 East Bay Avenue,
Newport Beach, CA  92661

Open Wed-Sun 1:00-5:00pm
Exhibit will run through October 30, 2011

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

California Art Club "Asian Influences Exhibit" at the Pacific Asia Museum

"Kimono Dragon" 10"x 8"oil on canvas panel
"Kimono Dragon" was juried into the  California Art Club "Asian Influences Exhibit" at the Pacific Asia Museum, which opens this thursday, September 15th.  The show will run through October 30, 2011.
Opening Reception will be Sunday, September 18th, from 4:30-6:30

Pacific Asia Museum
46 North Los Robles Avenue
Pasadena, CA  91101

My husband and I visited the Pacific Asia Museum this afternoon and it is beautiful; inside and out!  I will be at the reception-I hope you can make it too!

Friday, September 9, 2011


Overlooking the Lagoon  8"h by 10"w plein air in oil

I am honored to be the Carlsbad/Oceanside Art League's "Featured Artist" for the September Exhibit, where 16 of my most recent paintings are displayed. I hope you are able to come see my show!  All are welcome-admission is free to the gallery.  It would be wonderful to see you at the Opening Reception this Sunday, September 11th from 3:00-5:00pm.  The exhibit will run through Saturday, October 1st.The COAL Gallery is located in the Carlsbad Village; 300 Carlsbad Village Drive, Carlsbad, CA  92008 and is open Wed-Sunday 11:00am-5:00pm and til 8:00pm on Fridays and Saturdays

September 10th, 2011 Pinnell Gallery, Fallbrook

"Tea With Mom" 6"h by 8"w oil on canvas panel
"It's The Little Things"  Pinnell Gallery in Fallbrook, California
Saturday, September 10th

This is a "miniature" show of 8 x 10 paintings or smaller.  The Opening Reception will be on Saturday, September 10th, 3:00pm - 6:00 pm. Wine and snacks will be served while you visit with me and the other participating artists.  There will be over 94 pieces or art that will be available for purchase! I hope to see you there!  The Pinnell Gallery is located in "down-town" Fallbrook; 124 North Main Street, Fallbrook, CA 92028 ph: (760) 728 8870