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 >

2022 Art Show & 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.   SEPTEMBER 7 - October 1 OCTOBER 5 - October 29: Noreen Ring (Reception, 10/15) NOVEMBER 2 - December 3: Marian Vaine (Reception 11/19) DECEMBER 7 - December 30: Toby Scriba & Sandie Seckington (Reception TBA)   Continue Reading >

SEPTEMBER Art Show: Hiroshi Hara

 September 7-October 1, photographer Hiroshi Hara will be showing his breath taking photographs in the Winer Family Community Room  & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library. Hiroshi emigrated to the U.S. in 1986, and quickly made San Diego his new home. Hiroshi tells us, "I went to Grossmont College to become a respiratory therapist and have come a long way to be able to establish myself and enjoy life in this lovely San Diego. I worked for... Continue Reading >

OCTOBER Art Show: Noreen Ring

Noreen Ring will be showing her small, intricate and colorful quilts in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery, October 6-31.  These beautiful small quilts are of her own design, and would make a wonderful wall hanging addition to any home.  Take time to view their intricate detail. You will have the opportunity to meet Noreen at her Artist Reception, Saturday, October 15, noon-2 p.m. in our Art Gallery. October Artist Noreen gives the following description of her... Continue Reading >

NOVEMBER Artist: Marian Vaine

  November 2 - December 3, the paintings of local octogenarian Marian Vaine will be on display in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library. Following in her mother’s footsteps, Marian’s artistic talents were obvious at an early age, receiving constant encouragement from those around her. As a High School senior in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Marian was too shy to enter her still life  painting into a City-wide competition, but to her complete surprise,... Continue Reading >