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June 2017

Esther Shimazu

June 22, 2017 - August 27, 2017

Esther Shimazu is the granddaughter of Japanese immigrant laborers and was born and raised in suburban Honolulu, Hawaii in a large, close-knit family. She attended public schools and the University of Hawaii/Manoa near her home before transferring to the University of Massachusetts/Amherst to obtain her Bachelor of Fine Art in 1980 and a Master of Fine Art in 1982. Shimazu’s art is influenced by her interest in nature, history, and family. In creating her distinctively charming stoneware pieces, she draws…

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April 2017

The 31st Annual Ceramic Sculptors Exhibition

April 19, 2017 - May 13, 2017
John Natsoulas Gallery,

The John Natsoulas Center for the Arts will hold its annual gallery-wide 30 Ceramics Sculptors exhibition in concurrence with the California for the Advancement of Ceramic Art (CCACA) Conference. The work will be on display from April 19 – May 13, 2017. This exhibition was first conceived in 1986, a collaboration between the late Robert Arneson and John Natsoulas, and continues the ceramic traditions made famous by instructors and students of the University of California, Davis Art Department and the University of…

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March 2017

Opening Receptions: Marcy Friedman and Julie Smiley

March 25, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Solo Exhibitions:  Julie Smiley and Marcy Friedman   Opening Reception, March 25, 6-9 PM Contact: Nancy Resler, 530-756-3938; art@natsoulas.com     MARCY FRIEDMAN: NEW FIGURATIVE WORKS In her inaugural exhibition at the John Natsoulas Gallery, March 15 – April 15, Marcy Friedman demonstrates her fascination with the figure. Although the paintings feature portraits of Friedman’s friends and colleagues in the art world and of well-known community leaders and politicians in the greater Sacramento region, the paintings concentrate more on the…

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Solo Exhibitions: Marcy Friedman, Gregory Kondos and Julie Smiley

March 15, 2017 - April 15, 2017

Solo Exhibitions: Marcy Friedman, Gregory Kondos, and Julie Smiley John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA March 15 – April 15 Opening Reception for Marcy Friedman and Julie Smiley, March 25, 6-9 PM Birthday Party celebrating Gregory Kondos’ 94th Birthday, April 1, 6-9 PM Contact: Nancy Resler, 530-756-3938; art@natsoulas.com     GREGORY KONDOS: A VISUAL FEAST OF LANDSCAPE ART Recognized as one of the world's most prominent California landscape artists, Gregory Kondos’ exhibition at the John Natsoulas Gallery, March 15, 2017 through April…

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February 2017

Art of Painting in the 21st Century

February 1, 2017 - March 11, 2017

Art of Painting in the 21st Century brings together contemporary artists from around the world! Exhibition February 1st-March 11th Opening Reception: February 4, 2017 7-9:00pm. CONFERENCE: Saturday, February 25, 2017 CONFERENCE: 1 P.M. – 5 P.M. DEMONSTRATION: 1:00 P.M.-3:00PM Figurative demonstration with Frank Ordaz PANEL DISCUSSION: 3:30 P.M – 4:30 P.M. with Kelly Detweiler, Professor of Art at Santa Clara University, DeWitt Cheng, Stanford Art Spaces curator and Pat Mahony, renowned painter.  

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January 2017

Art for Everyone: The Affordable Art Exhibition

January 4, 2017 - January 28, 2017

Art for Everyone: The Affordable Art Exhibition Art for Everyone: The Affordable Art Exhibition is an opportunity for everyone to own a beautiful, original piece of artwork at a low cost! The exhibition runs from Jan 4th-Jan 28th.

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November 2016

Kerry Rowland-Avrech & Kelly Detweiler Solo Exhibitions

November 30, 2016 - January 3, 2017

Progressive Narratives: The Work of Kelly Detweiler and Kerry Rowland-Avrech Exhibition: November 30th-January 3rd Artist Reception: December 10th 7:00pm Accomplished artists Kerry Rowland-Avrech and Kelly Detweiler come together at the John Natsoulas Gallery for a remarkable exhibition of narrative works. This unforgettable exhibition opens November 30th, 2016 and runs through January 3rd, 2017 with an opening reception on December 10th, 2016 at 7pm.

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October 2016

The Great California Art Movement – UC Davis Fine Art Alumni Exhibition: 1960-1990

October 26, 2016 - November 27, 2016

October 26 through November 27th Solo Exhibition of Dwarka Bonner and UC Davis Alumni Exhibition Opening Reception from 7 - 9pm on Saturday, November 12thh w/ live music, food, & refreshments.

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September 2016

Ted Fontaine and Kanna Aoki Solo Exhibitions

September 28, 2016 - October 24, 2016

September 28th through October 24th Solo Exhibition Featuring the Drawings of Ted Fontaine and the paintings of Kanna Aoki Opening Reception October 1st @ 7pm - 9pm

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August 2016

The International Figurative Biennale

August 31, 2016 - September 24, 2016

The John Natsoulas Gallery Presents: The International Figurative Biennale featuring premiere artists from around the globe. The exhibition dates 8.31.2016 - 9.24.2016 with a special opening reception on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 7:00 pm. This exhibition will include the figurative arts from all mediums. Artists include: Dingo Babusch - Germany James Bland - England Theophilus Brown - California James Chaffee - California Christina Christofi - Cyprus Dan Corbin - California Frank Damiano - California Amanda Danitschek - California Ilarea…

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