GALLERIES: Sioux Bally-Maloof exhibits new work; gallery listings the week of November 7
LOFT 204: 532 W. First St., #204, Claremont in the Packing House. Open Thursday through Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m. and first Fridays, 6 to 9 p.m. 391-4208.
—Through November 30: New work by Sioux Bally-Maloof.
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 November 30: “Quilted Batiks from Around the World” by Helen Feller.
CLAREMONT COMMUNITY FOUNDATION ART GALLERY: 205 Yale Ave., Claremont Chamber of Commerce. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. 398-1060.
—Through November 29: Pomona Valley Art Association’s Art Exhibit and Sale.
CLAREMONT GRADUATE UNIVERSITY: 150 E. Tenth St., Claremont. 621-8000.
—Through November 9: MFA Thesis Exhibition featuring Nouf Aldahash and Jen Grabarczyk.
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.
—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.
—Through December 7: “Dissent,” allegories in words and pictures by student writers and alumni photographers.
MALOOF FOUNDATION FOR ARTS & CRAFTS: 5131 Carnelian St., Alta Loma. 980-0412, firstname.lastname@example.org 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.
PEGGY PHELPS & EAST GALLERY: Claremont Graduate University, 251 E. Tenth St., Claremont. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 621-8071.
—November 12 though 16: “Things Fall Together.” Opening reception: Tuesday, November 13 from 6 to 9 p.m. Peggy Phelps Gallery.
—November 12 though 16: “Working Title,” Nate Little MFA Thesis Exhibition. Opening reception: Tuesday, November 13 from 6 to 9 p.m. East Gallery.
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.
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.”
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: email@example.com. 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.