September 8- October 7, 2017
The annual “West Coast Fiber Exhibition” in the Municipal Gallery shows us how artists manipulate everyday fibers into contemporary fine art. In Expressions Gallery I Designing Weavers present more fine fiber works in their eclectic group show, in Expressions Gallery II see “Color-Bytes” a group show with Sharon Ford, Aimee Jo Gregory, Theresa Newbern and Catherine Macdonald Mckechnie. Find “Every Day Things” in the Inner Space Gallery with the PhotoArts Group. Meet the artists, see spinning wheel and loom demos with the Palomar Hand-Weavers Guild, join us for 2nd Saturday artists receptions September 9, 5:30-8pm. Want to learn embroidery techniques? come “sit and stitch” with Andrea Zuill & Jean Benelli Saturday Sept 23, 1-3pm.
Meet the artists, enjoy live music and get inspired join us for 2nd Saturday artists receptions September 9, 5:30-8pm.
Niki de Saint Phalle
We have the privilege to champion the work of Niki de Saint Phalle at the Escondido Arts Partnership. The Altar is on loan to Escondido Municipal Gallery
from The Niki Charitable Art Foundation.
The Niki Charitable Art Foundation ,established by the artist Niki de Saint Phalle, represents Niki’s personal collection of more than 1,000 sculptures and 5,000 graphic works of art. From this collection, the Foundation makes artwork available to museums throughout the world for exhibitions. It also acts as a point of contact for all projects related to Niki and her work.