Local art scene

Del Norte County

“A Scenic Vision” Exhibit

Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness (DNACA) presents the work of artist Jonathan Gaetke. The exhibit of oil paintings entitled “A Scenic Vision” is on display at the Del Norte Courthouse from March 4 - April 22. To view Jonathan’s art work online, please visit www.jonathanfineart.com. The courthouse is located at 450 H St. in Crescent City, and is open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. weekdays, except for state holidays. For more information, contact DNACA at 707-464-1336 or office@dnaca.net



“Del Norte Scenes” Exhibit

Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness presents the work of artist Edward Reidel, who recently won first place in DNACA’s 29th annual Juried Art Exhibition. His exhibit is on display at the 2nd floor mezzanine of the CEC Airport at 1650 Dale Rupert Road through June 17 as part of DNACA’s Art in Public Places program. The airport terminal’s regular hours are 6 a.m. - 8 p.m. weekdays, 6 - 10 a.m. and 5 - 8 p.m. Saturdays, and 6 a.m. - 2 p.m. and 5 - 8 p.m. Sundays. For information, contact DNACA at 707-464-1336 or office@dnaca.net



Crescent City Art

Crescent City Art at 1228 2nd St., Crescent City, is open to the public Thursday - Saturday from Noon - 5 p.m. Crescent City Art member exhibits include Susan Humphry at the Del Norte County Library, Catherine Balck at the Wild Rivers Foundation offices and an exhibit of various artists at the Sutter Coast Hospital Infusion Center and in the Main Hall at Sutter Coast Hospital. For information, call 707-460-1414.

“Colorful Critters of Del Norte County”

Rainy day activities are easy with the book “Colorful Critters of Del Norte County.” The book is made for meditative coloring and stress reduction for adults, and fun learning for children, with hand drawn illustrations by local artist Rosemary Garcia. Highlighting the “wild side” of Del Norte County with colorful critters, the book includes captions in English, Tolowa and Yurok, and at the end of the book interesting facts about each of the 17 featured animals are included. A LIMITED SUPPLY of “Colorful Critters of Del Norte County” is available at the Requa Inn at 451 Requa Road, Klamath, and at Wright’s Custom Framing in Brookings. For information, contact DNACA at 707-464-1336 or office@dnaca.net


Crescent Harbor Art Gallery

Crescent Harbor Art Gallery was awarded a grant to provide free one-year memberships to its gallery for Del Norte County artists who are Indigenous, Black or other people of color. Funding for this award was provided by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act through the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency, the California Arts Council, a state agency, and their local partner Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness. Under a separate program, free memberships are also being offered to a limited number of people who don’t qualify for the grant program but who may need financial assistance to become a member. The Del Norte community at large is invited to become members of Crescent Harbor Art Gallery. If you are interested, please send an e-mail to CrescentHarborGallery1@gmail.com or leave a text message at 707-616-5637 with your contact information. For more about the Gallery, call 707-464-9133.


Gallery of Arts and Culture

The Gallery of Arts & Culture at 175 H St., Crescent City, is now open. Masks and gloves will be required according to the Department of Public Health, until they are certain the virus is abating. The gallery has been sanitized and freshened, and is ready to welcome guests and visitors. Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. For information, call the gallery at 707-464-4745. 

For community arts calendar listings, please visit www.dnaca.net. For inclusion in Arts Scene listings, items should be sent to the Del Norte Association for Cultural Awareness (DNACA) at office@dnaca.net by Tuesday of each week.


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