July 07, 2011 through September 25, 2011
“When we artists put a painting on the wall at an exhibition, we bare our souls... At that time, everyone becomes a critic.” Sidney Hermel, 20th c. artist
- Opening Reception, Prize Ribbons Awarded by Juror – July 07, 2011
“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.” Edgar Degas
The Museum features a history-themed, juried art exhibition showcasing a curated collection of original paintings and photographs from Los Altos, Los Altos Hills and surrounding area artists. Artwork includes pieces from the Museum’s private collection of former Los Altos resident and self-taught artist, Annie Knapp Fitz. Subject matter includes past and present local storefronts, historic homes, hillside landscapes and garden flowers.
Special Guest Juror, George Rivera, Executive Director and Senior Curator of the Triton Museum of Art in Santa Clara will award ribbon prizes in each of the categories (landscapes, buildings and people) plus a ribbon for Best of Show.