The Community Center showcases local artists in our monthly exhibits in the Center’s Maurice del Mue Galleries in the Valley and West Rooms. We strive to introduce new artists and cultural forms, as well as bring back local favorites to celebrate the diversity of artistic expression.
Harry Cohen and Friends
Art exhibition featuring 14 Bay Area artists
In the Maurice del Mue Galleries
February 2-28, 2017
Reception Saturday, February 4, 4-7pm
Renowned Abstract Expressionist, Harry Cohen, along with 12 other Marin and San Francisco artists will present an extraordinary art exhibition Feb. 1- 28 at the San Geronimo Valley Community Center, 6350 Sir Francis Drake Blvd. in San Geronimo. An Opening Reception will be held on Saturday, Feb. 4 from 4-7 pm.
At 92, Harry Cohen is painting every day in his studio high in the Redwoods above Woodacre. His work has been displayed in numerous galleries and museums across the country and was described as “reflecting his personality, gregarious and exuberant, full of passion for life, yet also capable of subtlety and gentleness.”
Over the years, Cohen has surrounded himself with an illustrious “gang” of painters, sculptors, and photographers that meet regularly at the Woodacre Café to share ideas, stories and bagels.
Artists participating in the show:
Jo Killen-ceramic sculpture
Peter Strindberg-painting or sculpture
7th Annual Senior Lunch Group Show
January 4th-31st, 2017
Counted among the usual participants at the weekly get-togethers are a number of remarkable, vital artists.
The Center presented a group exhibit showcasing the watercolors, pastels, paintings, ceramics and photographs of Senior Lunch participants including Al Ardelle, Geoff Bernstein, Diane Cokely, Gaetano DeFelice, Marie Eisen, Griffe Griffiths, Michel Kotski, Laura Kradjan-Cronin, Elaine Nehm, Larry Rippee and Tom Tabakin.
Pressing Matters VII: Annual Printmakers Group Show
November 3rd-30th, 2016
The seventh annual Pressing Matters is a group show highlighting local print artist’s aquatint and drypoint etchings, linocuts, lithographs, collographs, letter press, screen prints, monoprints and monotypes. This year’s featured artists include Fred L. Berensmeier, Geoff, Bernstein, Corina del Carmel, Martha Cederstrom, Danielle Fogel, Scott Gibbons, Zachary Gilmour, Art Hazelwood, Amos Klausner, Veronica Buros Kleinberg, Sophie Larsen, Cindy Miracle, Barbara Morris, Elaine Nehm, Larry Rippee, Gabriele Schwibach, Sam Vaughan, Xander Weaver-Scull and Zoltron
5th annual Photographers Group Show
The San Geronimo Valley Community Center is very pleased to present the 5th annual Photographers Group Show. The show highlights the work of San Geronimo Valley and regional photographers. The range of works includes landscape, still life, nature, portrait, abstract and experimental approaches to photography. Participating artists include Gisela Alvarado, Al Ardelle, Geoff Bernstein, Laurence Brauer, Norm Catalano, Abby Cunningham, Donn DeAngelo, Gaetano DeFelice, Rudi Dundas, Hank Floyd, Harlan Floyd, Sr. (1928 – 1991), Anne McClain, Dan McKenna, Michel Kotski, Peter Pennypacker, Sierra Salin, Joe Sharp, Andrew Spalding and Tom Tabakin.