Film Premiere: "A LIFE IN PRINT"
Saturday, May 9th, 1 pm - 2pm

Richmond Library
325 Civic Center Plaza
Richmond, CA 94804

This one hour documentary covers the life of Richmond born artist, Xavier Viramontes, from the making of the 'Boycott Grapes' poster to his present day work with multiple plate etchings.

Upcoming Spring Open Studios 2009

Hunters Point Shipyard: May 2nd & 3rd

11 am - 6 pm

180 artists will be displaying their work: painting, printmaking, mixed media, sculpture, photography, collage, drawing, textiles, ceramics, jewelry, and more.

Margie Burke | Dominique Caron | Maeve Croghan | Peter A Doolin | Ream Fowler | Rebecca Fox| Harriet Golfos Santroch
David Dion | James Groleau | April Hankins | Irene Hendrick | Peggy Huff | Claudia Kussano | [Marti McKee ] | Maggie Malloy
Ellen Markoff | Maria Mayr | Reiko Muranaga | Gloria Polo | Elizabeth Tana | David Jay Trachtenberg | Rab Terry | Flip van Coller | >> More info

SOMA Artists

May 9th & 10th, 11 am - 6 pm

Over 60 artists will be displaying their work in an incredible variety of media, including ceramics, collage, glass, drawing, furniture, mixed media, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, textiles, and more.

Louis Bording | Flora Davis | Renee Eaton | Kat Flyn |
Jana Grover | Mike Kimball | Lois Llewellyn | Sheila Nichols |
Lillian Rubin | Nanci Price Scoular | Linda Sanders Colnett | Martha Stephens | Deloris Thomas | >> More info

SOMA Artists Studios: 689 Bryant St. | Garage Gallery: 655 Bryant St. | East Side Editions: 715 Bryant St. | 372 Ritch Studios: 372 Ritch St.
The Clay Studio: 61 Bluxome St. | 210 Studios: 210 1/2 Clara St. | Clara Street Studios: 185 Clara St., SF

Marin Arts Council Open Studios

May 2nd & 3rd. North and West Marin
May 9th & 10th. South and Central Marin
Haris Mustafa, Jeanne Scholz, Dorothy Shack | >> More info

REMINDER. MesArt Offer to All Open Studios Artists

Dear Artists,
Don't miss this opportunity to promote your art for free during this challenging economic time. MesArt is rated the No. 1 art hosting service by Google.

This offer is free of charge during the period of your Open Studios. You get four free months of online exposure to coincide with your Open Studio event. At the end of the 4-month period you may extend and upgrade your account for a very reasonable fee, or it will be automatically closed.

This offer comes with Web pages to exhibit up to nine of your artworks, each page including artwork information and prices, online sales capability, a biographical statement, a personalized URL, guest book, slideshow and more.

Please visit us at if you would like to take advantage of this offer. If you have any questions please contact us at

Sincerely, MesArt staff

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