GALLERIES: Packing House exhibit invites community to "Paint Draw Sculpt;" Claremont art gallery listings
PERMADIRTY PROJECT SPACE: 532 W. First St., Unit 219, Claremont. Thursday through Sunday. Visit www.permadirty.org.
—Through November 10: “Community Paint Draw Sculpt” invites the community to create art on Permadirty walls and floors. Water-based paint, crayons and markers will be available or guests can bring their own.
AMOCA MUSEUM: 399 N. Garey Ave., Pomona. 865-3146. Wednesday through Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. www.amoca.org. 865-3146.
—Through January 26: “The Wilson Collection of German Mettlach Ware 1850 to 1915 and Present-day Translations” includes a selection of steins, vases, plaques, punch bowls, platters and more.
BUDDHAMOUSE EMPORIUM: 134 Yale Ave., Claremont. Open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 626-3322.
—Through October 31: Paintings and music by Norma Tanega.
—November 1 through 30: “Quilted Batiks from Around the World” by Helen Feller. Artist reception: Friday, November 2 from 6 to 8 p.m.
BUNNY GUNNER GALLERY: 266 W. Second St., Pomona Arts Colony. Tuesday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 12 to 6 p.m. 868-2808.
—Through November 3: Two-person art exhibition by Leigh Salgado and Michael Maas. The exhibition will feature the sculpted drawings of Salgado, each paired with a painting by Maas, specifically created as companion pieces inspired by Salgado’s.
CLAREMONT COMMUNITY FOUNDATION ART GALLERY: 205 Yale Ave., Claremont Chamber of Commerce. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 398-1060.
—November 2 through 29: Pomona Valley Art Association’s Art Exhibit and Sale. Reception: Friday, November 2 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
CLAREMONT GRADUATE UNIVERSITY: 150 E. Tenth St., Claremont. 621-8000.
—Through November 2: “Wow and Flutter: CGU MFA 2014.”
—November 5 though 9: MFA Thesis Exhibition featuring Nouf Aldahash and Jen Grabarczyk. Opening reception: Tuesday, November 6 from 6 to 9 p.m.
CLAREMONT MUSEUM OF ART: www.claremontmuseum.org.
—Sunday, November 4: The ninth annual Padua Hills Art Fiesta returns with an outdoor art show, art and craft demonstration, folk music, tacos and Jamaica punch. This year’s exhibit will feature original Fiesta artists Rupert Deese and Harrison McIntosh. Get an early start on holiday shopping—unique handmade artwork and art books will be available for purchase. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. $8 admission for adults, children under 18 may attend for free. 4467 Padua Ave., Claremont.
dA CENTER FOR THE ARTS: 252 S. Main St., Pomona Arts Colony. Wednesday through Saturday, noon to 5 p.m., Thursday 12 to 9 p.m. 397-9716.
—Through November 30: “Aztlan en la Mixla (In the Mix)” in celebration of National Latino Heritage Month featuring mixed-media incorporating Chicano expressionism, drawing inspiration from traditional and contemporary Chicano artists. This year’s exhibition will also include non-Hispanic artists that work in the same genre. Second Saturday reception: Saturday, November 10 from 3 to 10 p.m. Closing reception: Saturday, November 24 from 3 to 10 p.m.
DENISON LIBRARY: Scripps College, 1090 Columbia Ave. 607-3941.
—Through December 4: “Men Over 25” celebrates California letterpress printers who have been printing for at least 25 years and are still active in the field.
FIRST STREET GALLERY ART CENTER: 250 W. First St., Suite 120, Claremont. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Info: 626-5455.
—Through November 23: “Tile Show 2012” allows artists from the public to join gallery clients and staff in creating and exhibiting one-of-a-kind ceramic tiles. Every tile in the show is donated and all sales benefit the programs and artists of First Street Gallery.
GALLERIA BERETICH: The home of Barbara Beretich, 1034 Harvard Ave., Claremont. 624-0548. www.galleriaberetich.com.
—Open Sundays from noon to 3 p.m. by appointment only: Featuring California art, paintings and sculptures from local and national artists since 1976.
GALLERY SOHO: 300-A S. Thomas St., basement level, Pomona Arts Colony. Thursday through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
—November 3 through December 1: PVAA thirty-first annual open juried show. For a complete prospectus with all rules, specifications and requirements, contact Gallery SOHO at 469-1599. Opening reception: Saturday, November 10 from 6 to 10 p.m. Awards reception: Saturday, December 1 from 2 to 4 p.m.
IRENE CARISON GALLERY: The University of La Verne, Miller Hall, 1950 Third St., La Verne. 593-3511 ext. 4281.
—Though December 7: “Dissent,” allegories in words and pictures by student writers and alumni photographers. Opening reception: Thursday, November 1 from 6 to 8 p.m.
MALOOF FOUNDATION FOR ARTS & CRAFTS: 5131 Carnelian St., Alta Loma. 980-0412, email@example.com or www.malooffoundation.org.
—Tours: Docent-led tours are offered on Thursdays and Saturdays at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. and feature Sam Maloof’s handmade home, furniture and the extensive Maloof collection of arts and crafts. Due to limited capacity, advance reservations are strongly recommended for all tours. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors and $5 for students. The Discovery Garden is open to visitors on Thursdays and Saturdays between noon and 4 p.m. at no charge. Check in at the Foundation Bookstore. The garden features drought-tolerant plants native from California and other parts of the world.
PETTERSON MUSEUM OF INTERCULTURAL ART: 730 Plymouth Road, Pilgrim Place. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, 2 to 4 p.m. Contains collections of international fine art, folk art and material culture from 10,000 B.C. to the present, contributed by Pilgrim Place residents and community friends, covering every continent. 399-5544.
—Through November 25: “On Their Honor: 100 Years of Girl Scouting, 1912-2012” features Girl Scout uniforms, books, camping equipment, photos and other associated artifacts spanning 100 years.
—Through December 31: “Japanese Prints: The Christian Perspective of Sadao Watanabe, 1913-1996.”
—Through January 27: “All Dolled Up: Selections from the Petterson’s Doll Collections,” featuring historic and contemporary international dolls.
POMONA COLLEGE MUSEUM OF ART: 330 N. College Ave. Hours during exhibitions: Tuesday through Friday, 12 to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Admission info: 621-8283 or www.pomona.edu/museum.
—Through December 16: “John Cage: Zen Ox-Herding Pictures.”
SPACE GALLERY: 250 W. Second St., Pomona. 818-404-4100. Visit thespacegallery.wordpress.com.
—Through November 3: “Iconic Punk Rock Photography: Roberta Bayley! NY 1975-1984.” Her books, Bande: A Part of New York Underground ‘60s, ‘70s and ‘80s and Blondie Unseen: 1976-1980, will be available for purchase as well as selections from her clothing line. “Viktor Budnik’s Daily Dish,” conceptual photography, and “One Dollar Dreams: The Art and Altruism of Pachi Tamer,” photojournalism of urban American homelessness, will also be exhibited.
Jenelle Rensch covers the calendar, arts and entertainment. Deadline: At least one week before date of the event. Include date, time, address, a contact phone number and fee for admission (if applicable). Phone: 621-4761. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Fax: 621-4072. There is NO guarantee that all items submitted will be published. Address: 1420 N. Claremont Blvd., Suite 205-B, Claremont, CA 91711.