Palm Springs Calendar


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.; (760) 346-5600


Saturday, September 2, from 6-8 pm
SUNSTROKE: Alan Shaffer, Barbara Schwan, Robert Schwan
JTAG 61607 29 Palms Hwy. Joshua Tree, Ca.
Venice, California artists present new works of paintings & photography.;(760) 366 3636

September 6, from 6-9 pm
A Show of Hands
Stephen Baumbach Photography, Backstreet Art District, 4116 Mathew Drive, Palm Springs
Featuring intimate photographs of the hands of Coachella Valley and High Desert artists.
“These black and white photos offer; (617) 510-7459

Saturday, September 9, from 10 am to 4 pm
JTNP Juried Art Exposition
29 Palms Art Gallery, 74055 Cottonwood Dr., 29 Palms
Opening Awards Reception on Saturday, Sept. 16, 5-8 pm with awards reception, art festival, artist booths, hands-on art workshops, live music, and culinary treats. Events staged at five cultural venues in the Oasis of Mara.


Thursday, October 5, at 5 pm
Salton Sea: An Artistic Discussion
UCR-Palm Desert, 75080 Frank Sinatra Dr., Palm Desert
Renowned photographer Terry Hastings has curated a thought provoking art show dealing with the environmental and political issues of the Salton Sea facing all of us in the Coachella Valley. The show begins at 5 pm with an artist talk in the auditorium and then gallery viewing begins at 5:30.

Saturday, October 7
Artist Council Exhibition – A showcase of works by over 40 Artists Council members
Palm Springs Art Museum, Jorgenson Gallery, 101 Museum Dr. Palm Springs
Three highly esteemed jurors will judge the show: Lita Albuquerque: an internationally renowned installation and environmental artist, painter, and sculptor. David Pagel: an art critic, curator, and professor of art theory and history. Rick Royale: owner of Royale Projects, a contemporary art gallery located in LA's downtown Arts District. The show continues until December 10.

Saturday, October 14, from 6-8 pm
Wonderland: Group Show
61607 29 Palms Hwy, Joshua Tree, Ca.
Kim Chasen Doug Dolde, Marcia Geiger, Mardi de Vevue Alexis, Frederick Fulmer, Barbara Gothard, Jason Graves, Brian Leatart, Gregg Ross;(760) 366 3636

Saturday-Sunday, October 14-15, 9 am-5 pm AND
Saturday-Sunday, October 21-22, 9 am-5 pm
Hwy 62 Open Studio Art Tours
Morongo Basin
Self-Guided Tour through the Morongo Basin to the open studios of artists living and working in this desert community. No charge

Friday, October 20,  6-9 pm
Opening Night Reception: Best Impressions
Colin Fisher Studios, 68929 Perez Road, Suite M, Cathedral City
Exhibit Dates: October 21 – November 4, 2017
The first ever Fine Art Photography Exhibit featuring images from a number of extraordinary photographers, including Colin Fisher himself.; (760)324-7300

Saturday, October 21, from 5:30 pm-7:30 pm
Studio Season Opening: Ron Scharfe
Ron Scharfe Art Studio,691 E. Industrial Pl, Palm Springs; (760) 902-4347

Saturday-Sunday, October 21-22, 9 am-5 pm
Morongo Basin
Self-Guided Tour through the Morongo Basin to the open studios of artists living and working in this desert community. No charge