Program & Event Press Releases
Released March 23, 2015
Sonoma, CA - The Sonoma Valley Museum of Art’s “Barrels of Hope” project, currently underway, showcases eight local artists’ original creations based on repurposed wine barrels. This select group includes painters, sculptors, and mixed-media artists who are donating their time and talent to raise funds for the Museum’s programs. These unique pieces will be exhibited at the Museum June 18 – 20 and will be for sale on the Museum’s website. The exhibition will close with a reception and live auction of unsold barrels on Saturday, June 20. . . .
Released October 17, 2014
This November, the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art is proud to present Eleanor Coppola’s acclaimed documentary, Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse, at the Sebastiani Theatre. The screening will accompany the first comprehensive exhibition of the artwork of Eleanor Coppola - Eleanor Coppola: Quiet, Creative Force - on view at the Sonoma Valley Museum of Art November 8, 2014 through January 25, 2015. . . .
Released July 1, 2014
Join fellow arty types for both a social and creative night out on Friday, July 18, from at Sonoma Valley Museum of Art (SVMA), and draw inspiration from the very punny and talented William T. Wiley. . . .
Released February 15, 2014
Sonoma Valley Museum of Art (SVMA) presents IMAGINED SPACES: Architectural Remix workshop on Saturday, March 1, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm with San Francisco artist and designer Nicole Markoff. An experiment in concept and material, this will be a loose, fun, and creative workshop day. . . .
Released September 15, 2013
Sonoma Valley Museum of Art (SVMA) invites all to their second annual Holiday Make-in on Sunday, November 17, 11 am to 4 pm. Experience a full day of inspired, old school, hand made, crazy fun for the whole family. . . .
Released September 1, 2013
Looking for a new art treasure at a super reasonable price to add to your collection or give as a holiday gift? Then Wall to Wall Art Party at Sonoma Valley Museum of Art on Friday, December 6, 5-8pm is the place to be. . . .
Released June 14, 2013
Against the backdrop of SVMA's summer exhibitions, Roger Shimomura: Minidoka on My Mind and Akin: Nicole and Marc Katano, the Young Artists and Writers Workshops blend two artistic disciplines: visual art and creative writing. . . .