San Carlos Branch Library
Friends of the Library

San Carlos Branch Library
7265 Jackson Dr
San Diego, CA 92119

Art Shows Category

All about ART at the San Carlos Branch Library

Each month, the San Carlos Friends of the Library sponsors artists who show their works in the San Carlos Branch Library's Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery which may be entered through the double doors in the Children's area or the doors just inside the left side entrance to the library. The art takes many forms and is not limited to watercolor, oils or photography.  Admission is FREE to all Art shows and Receptions. A Reception for the Artist is usually held... Continue Reading >

2019 Art Show & Reception SCHEDULE

                      2019 Art Show & Reception Schedule Listed receptions are held on the 3rd Saturday of the month, noon-2 pm, in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery.  Refreshments will be served.  January 7-31 (Reception: January 19th) Noreen Ring Art (small Quilts) February 4-28 (Reception: February 16th) Christina Fries-Miller (paintings, acrylics & pastels) March 4- April 4th (Reception: March 16th) Denise Strahm  (photographs) April 8 - May 2 (Reception: April 20th)  Anita Shaw (paintings -acrylics/oils) May 6-30 (Reception: May 18th) Bev Shults, Pam Nowlan,Teresa... Continue Reading >

FEBRUARY 4-28: Tina Fries-Miller

 We are so pleased to have Tina Fries-Miller return to the San Carlos branch library with a new selection of her watercolors.   Tina's Artist Reception will be held in the San Carlos branch library's Art Gallery on Saturday, February 16, noon-2 p.m.  February Artist Tina is a third generation San Diego Native with a background in Technical Illustration, Graphic Arts, and Web Development  which she acquired working for three major Corporations in San Diego, CA.  She has an AS in Technical Illustration from Cuyamaca College and... Continue Reading >

MARCH 4-APRIL 4: Denise Strahm

From March 4 - April 4, we are excited to introduce you to the photography of Denise Strahm.  In this show, Strahm is exhibiting her new series, Alternate Treeality, comprised of enchanting and surreal tree-focused photo montages. This is a stark departure from her photographs  depicting the rich texture and colors of aged architecture, for which she is so well known. Strahm explains, "Trees symbolize a multitude of things, but mainly they represent the many seasons of life.         In my Alternate... Continue Reading >

APRIL 8- MAY 2: Anita Shaw

We are pleased to have on display this month, the beautiful art works of Anita Shaw. Her artist reception will be held in the Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library on Saturday, April 20, noon-2 p.m. Refreshments will be served. Born and raised in NYC, Anita Shaw received her MBA in business in 1991. After a long business career, she dedicated herself to art and painted not only in watercolors but also in oils and acrylics.  She... Continue Reading >