Palm Springs Calendar

Now - May 13
“California Dreaming” Ilana Bloch, Ed Flynn, Vivian Flynn
Izen Miller Gallery 73740 El Paseo, Palm Desert
Continuing in the back gallery: Carole Beauvais, Catherine Bohrman, Philippe Chambon, Michael Davis, Downs, Marcy Gregory, Katherine Kean, Masha Keating, Barry Orleans, Mardi de Veuve Alexis
www.izenmillergallery.com; (760) 898-0223

Now – June 26
On the Grid: a look at settlement patterns in the high desert
Palm Springs Art Museum Architecture and Design Center 300 S Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Coinciding with the inaugural presentation of Desert X, the international art biennial in the Coachella Valley, the museum presents On the Grid: a look at settlement patterns in the high desert, an exhibition focused around Lay of My Land, a major sculptural work by the Joshua Tree-based artist Andrea Zittel.
Sun, Mon, Tue, Sat 10 am-5 pm, Thu & Fri 12-9 pm, Closed Wed
www.psmuseum.org/architecture-design-center; (760) 423-5260

Now –June 30, 5-8 pm
“This. Is. Now.”
Rebecca Fine Art Gallery 68895 Perez Road #7, Cathedral City
This exhibit will focus on the modern art today - with unique styles & new media. A little political and provocative but definitely contemporary. Including Tim Townsley, Steve Bein, Mandy Main, Gerald Patrick - don't miss out! Free admission.
www.rebeccafineart.net; (760) - 774 7847

Now- October 15
Pat Lasch: Journeys of the Heart
Palm Springs Art Museum in Palm Desert, The Galen 72567 CA-111, Palm Desert
The artist’s first major museum exhibition, Journeys of the Heart surveys 43 years of work by Pat Lasch. Driven by personal stories and influenced by feminist practices, Lasch’s oeuvre incorporates a range of media, from ceramic, bronze, and cut paper to wood sculpture and lace-making. Featuring the delicate cake and pastry sculptures for which the artist is best known.
www.psmuseum.org/palm-desert; (760) 346-5600

Thursday, May 4, 8 am – 3 pm
Elaine Mathews Plein Air Paint-Out
Location: Base of the Palm Springs Tramway
On the first Thursday of every month, DAC instructor, Elaine Mathews hosts an informal gathering of plein air enthusiasts for a day of outdoor painting. All skill levels are invited to join her once, or every month, at a different location around Palm Springs. There's no charge to participate, but park entry fees may apply. For more information and a complete list of upcoming locations, contact Elaine at www.elaineartist@yahoo.com; (760) 898-5453

Friday, May 5, 4-8 pm
El Paseo Art Walk
Izen Miller Gallery 73740 El Paseo, Palm Desert
www.izenmillergallery.com; (760) 898-0223

Friday, May 5, 12-4 pm
New works by Brian Hicks, Ceramic Artist
Gallery500, 500 S Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Come see the newest works ranging from Mid-century modern to cubist inspired designs.
http://the500ps.com/gallery500.html; (760) 656-7368

Friday, May 5, 5-8 pm
Opening Reception: Friday Allen Zeleski
Coda Gallery, 73-400 El Paseo, Palm Desert
Before there was plastic, toys were made from tin. That transition explores the loss of childhood innocence and opens a dialogue on a more intellectual level. With an inherent sense of whimsy, thought and provocation, Tin Nation asks questions of which there are no answers.
www.codagallery.com; (760) 346-4661

 

Saturday, May 6, 5-8 pm
Artist’s reception - Christopher Georgesco & Mandy Main
Rebecca Fine Art Gallery 68895 Perez Road #7, Cathedral City
Meet & greet renowned sculptor Christopher Georgesco and also painter Mandy Main will be in attendance. Free admission
www.rebeccafineart.net; (760) - 774 7847

Saturday, May 13, 5-8pm
Perez Road Art District 2nd Saturday Art Walk
68845 & 68895 Perez Road, Cathedral City
Be a part of the creativity, expression and inspiration as Perez Road Art Galleries stay open late to host the 2nd Saturday Art Walk.

Saturday, May 20 – July 24
“Color Line Form” Carole Beauvais, Masha Keating, Marcy Gregory
Opening Reception: May 20, 6 – 8 pm
Izen Miller Gallery 73740 El Paseo, Palm Desert
Continuing in the back gallery: Carole Beauvais, Carol Bishop, Ilana Bloch, Catherine Bohrman, Philippe Chambon, Michael Davis, Downs, Marcy Gregory, Katherine Kean, Masha Keating, Barry Orleans, Mardi de Veuve Alexis, Limited Edition Prints (secondary market)
www.izenmillergallery.com; (760) 898-0223

Thursday, May 25, 5-7 pm
Grubstake Days Western Mixer
Elks Lodge 55946 Yucca Trail Yucca Valley CA 92284
The 67th Annual Grubstake day event includes live music and dancing, cash bar, prizes, opportunity drawings. Light snacks.
www.grubstakedays.com; (760) 365-6323

Friday, May 26, 8 am Shotgun Start
Chamber Challenge Golf Tournament
Hawk’s Landing 55100 Martinez Trail Yucca Valley CA
The 67th Annual Grubstake day event includes continental breakfast, prizes, mulligans, poker hand, taco bar lunch and more!
www.grubstakedays.com; (760) 365-6323

Friday, May 26 thru May 28
Baque Bros. Classic Rides and Amusements
Corner Hwy. 62 and Hilton Road. Check website for times
www.grubstakedays.com; (760) 365-6323

Saturday, May 27, 12-2 pm
Artist/Designer Reception: Designs by Eddie Kreg Anderson
Gallery500, 500 S Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
See new designs and learn about the Purple Hand Project! (No charge)
http://the500ps.com/gallery500.html; (760) 656-7368

Saturday, May 27, 10 am start
67th Annual Grubstake Days Parade “Celebrating our Western Heritage”
On SR 62 from Inca Trail in Old Town EAST to Sage Ave in Mid Town Yucca Valley.
Historical pioneers Grand Marshal Ed Hardesty, Sr. and Grand Marshal Art Miller, Jr. lead the parade.
www.grubstakedays.com; (760) 365-6323

Saturday, May 27, 7 am – 10 am
Fireman’s Pancake Breakfast
Elks Lodge 55946 Yucca Trail YV
Prepared by those who protect you! Donation only.
www.grubstakedays.com; 760-365-6323

Saturday, May 27, 12:30 pm
Grubstake Horseshoe Tournament
Corner Hwy. 62 and Hilton Road
canadaandy@hotmail.com; $20 per teams of two
www.grubstakedays.com; 760-365-6323

Saturday, May 27, 1 pm judging
Grubstake Beard Contest
Corner Hwy. 62 and Hilton Road
Register Now: 760-219-7334
www.grubstakedays.com; 760-365-6323

Saturday & Sunday, May 27 & 28, 7 pm and 6 pm
Grubstake Rodeo
Homestead Valley Park 1501 Belfield Blvd. Landers, CA
Live music and dance included after each event/wristbands only admitted
www.grubstakedays.com; 760-365-6323

Sunday, May 28, Finals: TBA
Grubstake Tug-o-War
Corner Hwy. 62 and Hilton Road
Register & Details 760-401-6522 or 760-368-8990
www.grubstakedays.com; 760-365-6323

Sunday, May 28, 8 am race start
Town of Yucca Valley 10K/5K Run & 2K Walk
START/FINISH YV High School 7600 Sage Ave Yucca Valley
Pre-register $20 gets perks (website or community center) /$25 on-site
www.yucca-valley.org; 760-369-7211

Monday, May 29 10 am to 2 pm
Kids’ Day
Yucca Valley Boys & Girls Club
56525 Little League Drive Yucca Valley
Games, prizes, jumpers & more!
www.grubstakedays.com; 760-365-6323

Friday, June 2, 4-8 pm
El Paseo Art Walk
Izen Miller Gallery 73740 El Paseo, Palm Desert
www.izenmillergallery.com; (760) 898-0223

Saturday, June 3, 5-8 pm
Artist’s reception - John Neumann & Guillermo Valentin
68895 Perez Road #7, Cathedral City, CA
Meet & greet German sculptor John Neumann and Mexican sculptor Guillermo Valentin - chat with artists & get a different perspective of their art! Free admission
www.rebeccafineart.net; (760) - 774 7847

Thursday, June 8, 12-4 pm
New Works by Vicki Bon Homme, Painter, and Mixed media Artist
Gallery500, 500 S Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
http://the500ps.com/gallery500.html; (760) 656-7368

Saturday, June 9, 5-8 pm
Perez Road Art District 2nd Saturday Art Walk
68845 & 68895 Perez Road, Cathedral City
Be a part of the creativity, expression and inspiration as Perez Road Art Galleries stay open late to host the 2nd Saturday Art Walk.

Friday, June 30, 12-4 pm
Works by James W. Gallucci, Digital Artist
Gallery500, 500 S Palm Canyon Dr., Palm Springs
Come see the Palm Springs Modern and futuristic inspired art, heat infused on to metal (No charge)
http://the500ps.com/gallery500.html; (760) 656-7368

Saturday, July 1 – August 26
Gallery Artist Group Show
Jul 1st Opening Reception 6-8 pm
Izen Miller Gallery 73740 El Paseo, Palm Desert
Carole Beauvais, Carol Bishop, Ilana Bloch, Catherine Bohrman, Philippe Chambon, Michael Davis, Downs, Marcy Gregory, Katherine Kean, Masha Keating, Barry Orleans, Mardi de Veuve Alexis,
Limited Edition Prints (secondary market)
www.izenmillergallery.com; (760) 898-0223

Saturday, July 8, 5-8 pm (Through Sept. 30, 2017)
"Summer Group Show" - Opening Reception
68895 Perez Road #7, Cathedral City, CA
To fight the summer heat, RFA gallery is bringing together cool, cutting-edge artists for a group exhibit. Several artists will be in attendance - don't miss out! Free admission
www.rebeccafineart.net; (760) - 774 7847

Saturday, July 14, 5-8 pm
Perez Road Art District 2nd Saturday Art Walk
68845 & 68895 Perez Road, Cathedral City
Be a part of the creativity, expression and inspiration as Perez Road Art Galleries stay open late to host the 2nd Saturday Art Walk.

Saturday & Sunday, September 16-17, 10 am - 4 pm
JTNP Juried Art Exposition
29 Palms Art Gallery, 74055 Cottonwood Dr., 29 Palms
A juried art exhibition with an awards reception, art festival, artist booths, art classes, live music, and culinary treats. Events are staged at five cultural venues in the Oasis of Mara.
www.jtnparts.org