Visual Arts & Museums Events

Sensory Hour at the Museum
July 27, 2019
Join us for Sensory Hour at the Museum, a FREE access program for children on the Autism spectrum, taking place Saturday, July 27, 9am-10am. The Musem lights will be dimmed, creating a quiet and a relaxed atmosphere. Our goal is to provide a comfortable environment for children to explore the Museum with a variety of...
Your Art, Your Story
North Valley Art League
February 5, 2019
NVAL Member Show and Invitational Artists – Enterprise High and U-Prep Students present “Your Art, Your Story”   February 5 – March 2
Roots of Wisdom: Native Knowledge, Shared Science
January 26, 2019
Discover the unique partnership between cutting-edge western science and traditional indigenous knowledge in Turtle Bay’s newest exhibition, Roots of Wisdom: Native Knowledge, Shared Science, on display January 26 through May 5. Though the voices of elders and youth, storytelling, and hands-on activities, join the growing movement toward sustainability and the age-old ingenuity of indigenous practices....
West Coast Biennial
January 25, 2019
West Coast Biennial features original art from west coast artists living in California, Oregon, Washington, and Alaska. The exhibition provides a forum for both established and emerging artists working on the west coast in a diversity of media including painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, sculpture and mixed media. “Many local talents are featured this year, in...
Last Call: An Intoxicating History of Alcohol
February 16, 2019
Join us for the opening of Last Call: An Intoxicating History of Alcohol, on exhibit Feb 16 thru May 12 in the Museum! Admission to this exhibition is free for members and included with Park admission. From happy accident to complex chemistry, human beings have a long and storied relationship with alcoholic beverages. Wars are...
Figuring Juncture: the contemporary art of Justin Patton & Karlo Henry Velazquez
January 11, 2019
Old City Hall Gallery is proud to present “Figuring Juncture – the contemporary art of Justin Patton and Karlo Henry Velazquez”. The opening reception for this exhibition will be held on Friday, January 11, from 5pm to 7:30pm. This exhibition will also be a part of the Annual Redding Cultural Cruise 2019 on Friday, January...
Magician Mat Franco
September 9, 2018
As the only magician ever to win NBC’s “America’s Got Talent,” Mat Franco takes an innovative approach to magic-making that’s driven by pure joy. Almost entirely self-taught, the 29-year-old Rhode Island native began developing his own shows before the age of ten and took the stage at the Riviera Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas...
Express yourself: Get in Out of the Smoke at Old City Hall Free
August 3, 2018
Shasta County Arts Council and artist Susan Emerson invite the community to create, write, draw or paint letters of thanks to the emergency personnel, express your feelings, or enjoy creating with community members, in an airconditioned space. Fridays, through August 31st, 9am-1pm at Old City Hall, 1313 Market St. More information: 530-241-7320 or 530-921-0680. This...
North Valley Art League – Art of Chuck Prudhomme + Members’ Show
North Valley Art League
July 31, 2018
North Valley Art League is an all-volunteer, non-profit community of artists whose mission is to support artists and the visual arts in our community and the California North State. The League’s gallery is the historic Carter House located on the banks of the Sacramento River in Caldwell Park, Redding, California. Carter House Gallery provides an...
Artists on Market
June 8, 2018
Artists on Market: Every Friday 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. The artists are back for Artists on Market – weekly art fair and demos, 10am to 2pm outside of Old City Hall (1313 Market St, Redding, CA) All are welcome to come and check out the amazing talent of our members!!! Booth spaces and demo...
ART 300 Exhibit and Reception @ Shasta County Arts Council
July 21, 2018
ART 300: Shasta College Art Faculty and Paraprofessionals Exhibit and Reception EXHIBIT : The ART 300 Exhibit runs July 21st – September 21st at the Shasta County Arts Council Gallery,  located at 1313 Market St, Redding, CA 96001 RECEPTION : Saturday July 21st from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. GALLERY HOURS : Noon – 5:00 p.m....
Paint Night at the Museum
June 9, 2018
Whether you’re a painter or a person who has never touched a brush, local artist and art instructor, Lura Wilhelm, will guide you in painting your own take-home masterpiece. No experience is necessary. Invite your friends and register today! One glass of wine and all materials are included. 21+ only. Space is limited and pre-registration...
Science Saturday
February 17, 2018
Science Saturday: Everyday Engineering, all throughout the museum at Turtle Bay. Kids and adults of all ages will learn about tower structures while using LEGO and wooden Keva planks! Meet an engineer from local architecture firm, Nichols, Melburg & Rossetto, and learn about what it takes to become an engineer from a local architecture film....
HeART Show
February 10, 2018
Hosted by University Prep Art North Valley Art League Reception: February 10 from 5pm to 7pm. Show will be up from February 6 thru March 2. heART SHOW University Preparatory School Instructor: Lura Wilhelm Hosted by the North Valley Art League Over 200 student works will be on display for the annual heART SHOW. Students...
Just Like You
January 12, 2018
“Just Like You” showcase of works created by artists living with disabilities. Participating artists are Coby Waters [photography], Frank Smith [photography], David Plant [printmaking], Rebekah Amick [acrylics], Naomi Rose [acrylics and PrismaColor pencils], TJ Bryant [acrylics, photography, ceramics] and BJ Christenson [acrylics, jewelry, silk painting]. Reception: Friday evening, January 12 Show runs: January 12 –...
May 20, 2017
  We have our very own legendary creature. Take a closer look at the Bigfoot phenomenon in Northern California. Investigate the evidence, see casts of suspected tracks, learn about sightings, and delve into how Bigfoot has become part of our local identity.
Curated by the Sisson Museum, this exhibition takes a closer look at the Poet of the Sierras’ works, advocacy, and influence in far Northern California. Dive deeper into our local history and explore our region through poetry and prose, artifacts, and artwork featuring some of Bill Miesses’ Mt. Shasta collection.
  Thanks to Dennis and Sherrill Bambauer, The McConnell Foundation, Doreeta Domke, Betty Fitzpatrick, Dutch Bros. Coffee – The Resner Family, Bruce & Michelle Lutz, Jerry & Sally Peters, Gus & Jody Petras, Trudy & Ernie Tavares, Bob & Sandie Morrison, and Steve & Nancy Williams, Butterflies! returns for a limited engagement this year! At Butterflies!,...
Mythic Creatures: Dragons, Unicorns & Mermaids
Turtle Bay will be opening the summer exhibition Mythic Creatures: Dragons, Unicorns & Mermaids. This immersive, hands-on exhibition explores the amazing origins of our favorite beasties of the land, air, and water through lifelike models, touchable fossils, real objects, and personal accounts from around the world! Dragons, Unicorns & Mermaids traces the natural and cultural...
Rocky Horror Show – Movie Themed Night
June 3, 2017
Join Armando’s Gallery House for an immersive Rocky Horror Show Movie Themed Night! Costumes encouraged. $15 cover charge Beer and wine will be served.
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