Carlsbad's Cannon Art Gallery Juried Biennial Art Exhibit 2011 Opened in Carlsbad California January 31, 2011
Carlsbad continues to shine as a community with a burgeoning arts program, and the newest exhibit at the Cannon Art Gallery is one more reason to be proud of Carlsbad arts.
The Cannon Art Gallery Juried Biennial Art Exhibit occurs every other year. Artist from around the region submit works to be considered by a panel who selects the artists and works to be displayed.
The Cannon Art Gallery Juried Biennial for 2011 features 61 artists, 24 of who are North San Diego County residents - 13 artists have shown in previous juried Biennial Exhibitions with 48 new artists.
The show officially opened January 31, 2011 but held a receptions for artists and guests on Saturday the 30th - several hundred attended to see the 61 works of art in a wide range of media - painting, lithography, photography, assemblage, installation, book and fiber arts and ceramics. The photos represent just a small portion of the beautiful art in the show.
One of the neat features about the Cannon Art Gallery shows is the family open studios which are held in conjunction with each show. Participants will tour the Juried Biennial Exhibit on February 19, then work with artist/educators and volunteers on a specific project designed in conjunction with the show. Those creations can be taken home to enjoy. All materials and the workspace are provide free of charge.
1775 Dove Lane
Carlsbad, CA 92011
Gallery Hours are Tuesday - Saturday, 11 - 5, and Sunday from 1 - 5