vary. Free with admission. Filoli, 86 Cañada
Road, Woodside. 650/364-8300, ext. 507.
This is Not a Selfie: Photographic Self-Portraits
From the Audrey and Sidney Irmas
Collection. Aug. 25-Jan. 14. “This Is Not a
Selfie” includes iconic images from photographic
history produced by artists such
as Diane Arbus, Robert Mapplethorpe,
Catherine Opie and others. The exhibition
traces themes of self-reflection,
performance and memory. Open Tuesday–
Sunday, 11 a.m.–5 p.m. Tickets
free–$10. San Jose Museum of Art, 110
S.Market St., San Jose. 408/271-6840.
Pictorial Arts Faculty Exhibition. Aug.
29-Sept. 29. SJSU Pictorial Arts Faculty’s
provocative works will showcase artists who
share an interest in working with pictorial arts
media and a devotion to teaching. This exhibition
reveals formalistic issues of color, line and
composition. Open Tuesdays, 10 a.m. to 4
p.m., Monday, Wednesday-Friday 10 a.m. to 4
p.m. Free. Art and Art History Building, room
127, San Jose State University. 408/924-4330.
Hope Gangloff Curates Portraiture. Aug.-
Sept. 24. Artist Hope Gangloff selected key
works to hang alongside her own at Cantor
Arts Center. This exhibition creates a conversation
between past and present, while inviting
viewers to experience the Cantor’s collection
through the eyes of a celebrated artist. Open
Wednesday through Monday, 11 a.m. to 5
p.m., and Thursday 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Free.
Cantor Arts Center, Lomita Drive at Museum
Way, Stanford. 650/723-4177.
Louise Nevelson: The Fourth Dimension.
Sept. 15-March 18, 2018. New Yorker Louise
Nevelson created dramatic and monumental
sculptures often made from found objects and
discarded pieces of wood gathered from city
streets. This exhibition will focus on one of
her earliest of these large, monochromatic wall
reliefs. Open Tuesday-Sunday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Tickets free-$10. San Jose Museum of Art,
110 S. Market St., San Jose. 408/271-6840.
34 South Bay Accent
the scientist within each of us to learn about
the creatures that roamed San Jose during the
Ice Age. Open Monday through Saturday, 10
a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday noon to 5 p.m.
Tickets $11-$12. Children’s Discovery Museum,
180 Woz Way, San Jose. 408/298-5437.
Montalvo Arts Center. Whether it’s a
picnic on the front lawn or a hike up the
hillside, guests can enjoy natural beauty,
historic value and permanent art exhibits
on the 175-acre grounds. Open Monday
through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and
Friday through Sunday and holidays,
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free. Montalvo Arts
Center, 15400 Montalvo Road, Saratoga.
NASA Ames Exploration Center. Experience
space technology and missions, see actual
moon rock collected by Apollo 15 and view
panoramic scenes of Mars and Saturn in a
special immersive theater. Open Wednesday
through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and weekends,
noon to 4 p.m. Free. Moffett Field,
Mountain View. 650/604-6497.
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum. Ever wonder
what all those hieroglyphs mean? Here’s your
chance to find out. Docents introduce visitors
to symbols and meanings, ancient names
and the numbering system of ancient Egypt.
Open Wednesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5
p.m. and weekends, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tickets
$9 adults, $7 seniors, $5 ages 5–10. 1660 Park
Ave., San Jose. 408/947-3636.
Silicon Valley Innovation Gallery. Explore
the world’s only exhibition that shows how
Silicon Valley technologies are revolutionizing
human thought, creativity and communication.
Open Sunday through Wednesday, 10
a.m. to 5 p.m. and Thursday through Saturday,
10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tickets $19–$24. The
Tech Museum of Innovation, 201 S. Market
St., San Jose. 408/294-TECH.
Cantor Arts Center. Spanning
the second floor of the
museum, “Object Lessons:
Art & Its Histories” presents
the most significant reinstallation
of the museum’s
permanent collection galleries
in twenty years. Open Wednesday
through Sun- day, 11 a.m.
to 5 p.m. (until 8 p.m. Thursday).
Free. Cantor Arts Center, 328 Lomita
Drive, Stanford. 650/723-4177.
California History. This exhibit is on permanent
view and includes Native American art
and artifacts from the pre-European contact
period, such as baskets, jewelry, ornaments, and
hand tools. Other highlights include the distinctive
Mission Collection, which ranges from
Spanish Colonial devotional art. Open Tuesday
through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Free. Saisset
Museum, Santa Clara University, 500 El Camino
Real, Santa Clara. 408/554-4528.
Computer History Museum. One of the
world’s largest collections of computing artifacts
is located in our own backyard. Experience
the computer revolution and its impact
on mankind. Open Wednesday through Sunday,
times vary. Tickets $12-$15, free for
children under 13. 1401 N. Shoreline Blvd.,
Mountain View. 650/810-1010.
Intel Museum. Discover why it’s called Silicon
Valley. Learn how technology has evolved from
telegrams to cell phones and how advanced
chip designs and manufacturing are revolutionizing
technology. Open Monday through Friday,
9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Saturday, 10 a.m. to
5 p.m. Free. 2200 Mission College Blvd., Santa
Mammoth Discovery. This exhibition inspires
Heather Wilcoxon: At Sea,
through Sep. 10, San Jose
Institute of Contemporary Art
Tiffany Austin, Aug. 16, Jazz on
the Plazz, Los Gatos
Mountain View Art & Wine
Festival, Sep. 10–11
BOTTOM: DIANA SHALTRY