Call For Artists to participate in Museum’s upcoming exhibition “Paint the Town. Application deadline: March 15th!

By Exhibits

Join local artists who will showcase never-before-shown works of art in “Paint the Town: Echoes of our Past” on exhibit June 21-October 8, 2018. Deadline to submit application: March 15, 2018. Artists interested in participating are encouraged to download the Call for Submissions, Application Form and List of Suggested Sites (or submit your own location) available here.

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Focus on the Flyway: Palo Alto Online Weekend Express – the best in Arts & Entertainment on the Midpeninsula

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A new exhibition and program at the Los Altos History Museum takes a multidisciplinary approach to exploring the beauty and wonder of the pacific Flyway. The environmental art exhibition surrounds viewers with multimedia works that also expose the plight of Californias’s feathered wanderers. See headline feature here and read the full article here.

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Quilts Tell Tales: Yvaska for the Mercury News reports the Los Altos History Museum and Day Worker Center of Mountain View Team up

By In The News

Yvaska for The Mercury News Quilts tell tales: The Los Altos History Museum and Day Worker Center of Mountain View are teaming up to present “Traveling Stitches: Quilts Made at the Day Worker Center of Mountain View.” The exhibit runs until April 29. The project invited individuals at the Day Worker Center to create quilt blocks, and 140 women and men took part. Each block illustrates…

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Day Workers Share Stories through Quilts at History Museum’s J. Gilbert Smith House

By Press Releases

LOS ALTOS, CA (February 1, 2018)–The Los Altos History Museum and Day Worker Center of Mountain View are excited to announce a partnership to bring “Traveling Stitches: Quilts Made At The Day Worker Center of Mountain View“ to the J. Gilbert Smith House, February 15 to April 29, 2018. The exhibition was directed by curator Naomi Zamir, a volunteer at…

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Los Altos History Museum Winging it with New Bird Exhibition

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Los Altos Town Crier Reports The Los Altos History Museum’s latest exhibition, “Instinct Extinct: The Great Pacific Flyway,” is scheduled to open Thursday and run through April 1. The display chronicles the story of birds – their beauty, their biology, their migrations and their ecosystems. Curated by the professors from the UC Davis School of Design, the exhibition is inspired by…

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Instinct Extinct

Los Altos History Museum Looks to the Sky

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LOS ALTOS, CA (December 18, 2017)–The Los Altos History Museum is pleased to announce that the extraordinary story of birds—their beauty, their biology, their migrations, and their ecosystems—will take center stage in the Museum’s upcoming exhibition entitled “Instinct Extinct: The Great Pacific Flyway“, opening January 25 – March 31, 2018. The exhibit, curated by professors from University of California-Davis School…

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