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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: "Salinas Valley Morning" by Charles Prentiss

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.

Beasts on Broadway

Beasts on Broadway is a National Exhibit. The show will be juried by Melissa R. Pickford, Art Gallery Director, Monterey Peninsula College.

  • Dates: October 24 - November 15, 2015
  • Reception: November 1, Sunday, 3-5pm
  • Juror Meet & Greet: November 1, Sunday, 2pm
The deadline for entry is Monday, August 31, Monday (11:59pm) 2015. For more information about entering the show, see our Exhibition Schedule and Entry Info.

In the Lobby

Donna Giubbini

Donna Giubbini is exhibiting her vibrantly colored pastels of Central Coasts scenes June 5- July 5, 2015. Donna also paints in oil and watercolor. She has her fused glass cats and dogs in the lobby as well. Donna has been an Open Studio artist.


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.