Heritage Orchard inspires exhibition and celebration at History Museum

By September 21, 2021September 27th, 2021In The News

Special to the Town Crier / Los Altos Town Crier

The Los Altos History Museum has scheduled an event combining art and green technology noon to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 2 on the museum’s grounds, 51 S. San Antonio Road.

Designed to encourage local residents to consider the importance and preservation of the Los Altos Heritage Orchard, an exhibition of apricot-themed artwork, “Community Orchard Art,” will be on display in the J. Gilbert Smith House, with an artist meet-and-greet.

The exhibition showcases the art of Los Altos ArtVenturers, a group of artists sponsored by the city’s Adult 50+ program. The art ranges from fabric collages to textural paintings featuring multiple techniques that reflect the importance of community and the rich heritage of Santa Clara Valley…cont

“The Heart of the Valley,” painted by Cathy Zander, is among the works on display in the Community Orchard Art Exhibition in the J. Gilbert Smith House Sept. 30 through Feb 20.