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 >

AUGUST 5-SEPTEMBER 5: Carlos Castrejon

We are excited to be presenting the art of multimedia artist Carlos Castrejon at the San Carlos Branch Library's Art Gallery from August 5-September 5. Carlos will be showing his richly colored landscapes, sketches, and other techniques. His Artist reception is August 17, noon-2 p.m. Carlos tells us what inspires him to create.  “I cling to the pursuit of the interpretations of dreams, to recapture the innocence drained from the impurity of the world and to... Continue Reading >

SEPTEMBER 9-OCTOBER 3: Luciano Demasi

The incredible infrared photography of Luciano Demasi will be on display in the San Carlos Branch Library's Art Gallery, September 9 thru October 3. Demasi's Artist Reception is September 21, noon-2 p.m. September Artist Luciano Demasi’s photography is focused on “capturing the uniqueness of each moment nature provides with its immense and stunning endless beauty”. Demasi has photographed areas in our San Diego East County-- including Anza-Borrego Desert, and in U.S. national parks.     Luciano's real artistic love is for infrared photography.  He believes that,  “The... Continue Reading >

OCTOBER 7-31: Janetmarie Colby

We are pleased to present the unique sketches, colored pencil and pen & ink drawings of Janetmarie Colby for your viewing pleasure in the Art Gallery of the San Carlos Branch Library, from October 7-31. Colby's artist reception will be held on October 19, noon-2:00 p.m.. Refreshments will be served. Janetmarie Colby, has been a graphic designer, art teacher and illustrator (political, books, magazines) in advertising, book publishing and newspapers. Over many years, Colby has exhibited... Continue Reading >