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Santa Cruz Art League

The Santa Cruz Art League is an art gallery, theater, classroom, and gift shop. The gallery exhibits are free to the public. The Santa Cruz Art League encourages and supports a wide range of visual and performing artists, professional and recreational alike, in a welcoming environment which celebrates the arts and makes them accessible to the community.


85th Annual Landscape Exhibit

Come see California's best and brightest landscape artists in this popular, juried exhibit. The exhibition will be juried by the curator of the Oakland Museum of California, René de Guzman.

  • Exhibition: June 5 - July 5
Background Artwork: "Carmel Lagoon Spring" by Mark Farina

Through a Curious Lens

Through a Curious Lens is a National Exhibit of Photography. The show will be juried by fine art photographer and educator at the School of Visual Arts in New York, Seán Duggan.

  • Dates: July 10 - August 9, 2015
  • Reception: July 18, 2015 from 3-5pm
The deadline for entry is May 25th, Monday (11:59pm). For more information about entering the show, see our Exhibition Schedule and Entry Info Page.

In the Lobby

Youth's works from the Walnut Avenue Women's Center

The Walnut Avenue Women’s Center is a 501(c)3 public benefit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for women, children, and families throughout Santa Cruz County for over 80 years.


Monday Night Figure Drawing

Live model. Drop-ins are welcome. No instruction. Facilitated by Open Studio Artist Richard Bennett.

  • Date and Time: Monday Nights, 7:00 - 10:00pm
  • Location: in the SCAL classroom
  • Fee: $16 non-members, $14 members, $10 students
  • Instructor: Susie Wilson
View more classes at our Art Classes page.