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 >

Art Shows & Reception SCHEDULE

   Artist Receptions are held on the 3rd Saturday of the month, noon-2 p.m., in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery, unless otherwise noted.     MAY 3 - JUNE 5: Joanna Collier (Reception 5/20) JUNE 7 - JULY 3: Luz Shepard & Judy Burnett ( Reception 6/17) JULY 5 - 31:  Larry Graff (Reception 7/15) AUGUST 2 -SEPTEMBER 2: Chris Nelson, Artist+ Poet (Reception 8/19) SEPTEMBER 6 - OCTOBER 2: Megan Reed & Barbara Stewart (Reception 9/16)  OCTOBER 4 - 30: Noreen Ring (Reception 10/21) NOVEMBER 1 - DECEMBER 4: Karen... Continue Reading >

MAY Artist: Joanna Collier

  May 3- June 5, we are delighted to show the plein-air oil pastels of Joanna Collier in the San Carlos Branch Library's Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery. Her Artist Reception is planned for Saturday, May 20, noon - 2 p.m.. Click on May Artist Joanna Collier is an artist living in San Diego  and working throughout southern California. She has enjoyed a lifelong study of art since childhood, pursuing a minor in fine art in college and... Continue Reading >

JUNE Artists: Luz Shepard & Judi Burnett

 From June 7-July 3, we are delighted to have Luz Shepard and Judi Burnett, with their award winning and wide-ranging artistic talents, decorating the walls of the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library. Discuss their unique techniques at the June 17, noon-2 pm Artist Reception. June Artists  Luz Shepard's artistic talents were obvious as early as kindergarten. Showing a maturity beyond her years, Luz's early drawings of people were more life-like than the usual... Continue Reading >

JULY Artist: Larry Groff

  July 5-31, San Carlos artist Larry Groff returns to exhibit his works at the San Carlos Branch Library.  His last show at our library was in 2015 when he exhibited a group of his San Carlos plein-air paintings.  This year will be different; Groff is planning to exhibit approximately 20 oil paintings, a few landscapes, a series of paintings of imaginary microscopic views of sand grains, and a few abstract paintings. His Artist Reception is  July 15, noon-2 p.m.... Continue Reading >