“An Afternoon of Kabuki Dance” with a performance by students of the award-winning Fujima Kansuma School in Los Angeles takes place on October 21 in Decker Hall at Pilgrim Place. “Japanese Prints: The Christian Perspective of Sadao Watanabe, 1913-1996” is also currently on display at Pilgrim Place’s Petterson Museum of Intercultural Art, Friday to Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. View the gallery at 730 Plymouth Road, Pilgrim Place and check the COURIER’s gallery listing for more information on exhibits at the Petterson Museum.
The Claremont Museum of Art has partnered with the Scripps College Fine Arts Foundation to host a bus trip to Ventura to see the Albert Stewart private collection at the home of his daughter. The collection includes over 50 artworks by Mr. Stewart plus paintings by his friend Millard Sheets and others.
“In Their Own Words—Oral Histories of CGU Art,” curated by Jill Thayer, PhD, with featured art by Karl Benjamin, Roland Reiss, Michael Brewster, Connie Zehr, Mowry Baden, Ted Kerzie and John Frame. Exhibit runs through September 21 at Claremont Graduate University.
“Paintings” by local Claremont artist John Cullen features mixed-media collage, which focus on icons, idols and ritualistic images. The exhibit runs through September 28 at Buddhamouse Emporium, located at 134 Yale Ave., Claremont.
Claremont Artist Barry Cisneros presents “Near and Far, A Collection Of Recent Works,” at rhe Claremont Community Foundation from September 3 to 28. A reception for the artist will be held Friday, September 7 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the gallery.
A native of Claremont, Mr. Cisneros showed an interest in art at an early age, and continue to draw and paint throughout high school. His parents met at Pomona College, and Mr. Cisneros grew up surrounded by many of the talented people residing in Claremont