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 Show & Reception SCHEDULE

           2020 ART SHOW & RECEPTION SCHEDULE   Listed receptions are held on the 3rd Saturday of the month, noon-2 p.m., in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery.  Refreshments will be served. JANUARY: January 8-February 4: (Reception, 1/18):   Ken Roberts (oils) landscapes FEBRUARY: February 5-March 3: (Reception, 2/15):   Aniko Makranczy (acrylics) abstracts, etc. MARCH: March 4-31: (Reception, 3/21):   Steve Minnaar (oils) portraits, etc. APRIL: April 1-28: Hazel Waters, Lesley Goren, Wanda Knowles (mixed medium) variety.  Fri 24 & Sat... Continue Reading >

JANUARY 8- FEBRUARY 4: Ken Roberts

 What a beautiful way to start off a new year.   Throughout January,  2020, our own San Carlos resident  Ken Roberts, will be exhibiting his oil paintings in the San Carlos Branch Library's Art Gallery.  Roberts' Artist Reception will be held in the Winer Family Community Room & Art Gallery on Saturday, January 18, noon- 2 p.m.  Enjoy some refreshments and meet your talented neighbor. Click on Artist Kenneth Roberts Landscape and Plein Air artist, Kenneth Roberts, has been painting scenes of southern... Continue Reading >

FEBRUARY 5-MARCH 3: Aniko Makranczy

Aniko Makranczy's brightly colored Abstract Art will be on display during February in the San Carlos Branch Library's Art Gallery, where you can also meet her during her Artist Reception on February 15, noon-2 p.m..  Artist Aniko Makranczy Makranczy grew up in Southern California. She and her family arrived here as refugees fleeing from communist Hungary.  After receiving a degree in Anthropology, she changed course and began studying art which had interested her since childhood. Makranczy began her formal art education... Continue Reading >

MARCH 4-31: Steven Minnaar

  Memorable!  Steven Minnaar's distinctive "Portraits of San Diego," will be on display during March in the San Carlos Branch Library's Art Gallery.  His amazing skill at portraiture enables him to capture the specialness of  each subject.  Meet Steven at his Artist Reception on March 21, noon-2 p.m.  Refreshments will be served.   About Steven:  "I was born and raised in Albuquerque,New Mexico and moved with my family to San Diego in 1999 to pursue a business career.  I had... Continue Reading >