Writing in Cafes

Remember writing in cafes? My own obsession began with Christine’s Cafe in Petaluma in the mid-’80s but...

North Bay Artist Follows Rising Tides with Aquatic Sculptures

Jeff Downing displays his aquatic markers for the exhibit, “Level Up," opening on Nov. 21 in Novato.

Sonoma’s Annual Recycled Fashion Show Walks a Virtual Runway

Annual fundraiser goes online to display trash-turned-art.

Artist Jim Isermann Designs Russian River Reopening Installation

Brightly-colored signs and banners encourage locals to stay safe and healthy.

DIY Culture Gets Virtual Boost at Santa Rosa Zine Fest

Free online event presents program of art, talks, demos and more.

Sebastopol Center for the Arts Opens Its Doors for Distanced Learning

Elementary schoolchildren can safely use the facility in a six-week program.

Napa Valley Museum Virtually Opens Timely ‘Tested by Fire’ Exhibit

The online show is the museum's first of a new series of community-focused virtual events.

Mural Project Pops Up in Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa, like other North Bay cities and towns, has been the focal point of numerous social-justice events and...

Calistoga Gallery Taps Dickinson

Located in the heart of Calistoga, Sofie Contemporary Arts is one of Napa Valley’s premier purveyors of inventive modern...

Go West: Goat Rock Artist Draws Home

There’s West Sonoma County, and then there’s “West West” Sonoma County. That’s where artist and musician Christopher Lods lives,...

West Marin Museum Goes Online

Founded in 1983, the Bolinas Museum hosts Marin County’s premier collection of the art and history of coastal Marin,...

Covid-19 Continues to Stifle Events

Last March, Covid-19 forced California to cancel most social gatherings and events through spring 2020. Summer 2020 followed suit...

Popular Box Show Is Back

Any culturenaut worth their liberal arts degree knows that the premiere gallery experience to be had in the wilds...

Virtual Art in the Park Showcases North Bay Creators

Petaluma Arts Association's signature event goes online for the month of August.