Way #2, Saratoga. 408/867-0171.
Art Object Gallery. Located in the very heart
of Japantown and featuring sculpture and
other media. Open Monday through Friday,
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 592 N. Fifth St., San Jose.
Bruni Gallery. Paintings, pottery, miscellaneous
artifacts and more. Open daily. 1171
Lincoln Ave.., San Jose. 408/298-7000.
Bryant Street Gallery. Mixed media from
contemporary artists across the country. Open
Tuesday through Saturday, times vary. 532
Bryant St., Palo Alto. 650/321-8155.
Gallery House. Artists show new work on a
revolving basis in media ranging from sculpture
Summer Nights 2018
Enjoy the warm weather and beautiful scenery as you make art at Montalvo! Wine, light
hors d’oeuvres, and all materials are included in your enrollment fee.
Lecture: Pithoro Wall Paintings of the Rathwa Tribe • Wed, Jun 13 • 6-8pm • $25
Guest Curator Sandhya Gajjar presents on the topic of the historical and contemporary wall paintings
of the Rathwa tribe in Gujarat, India.
Salsa Night • Wed, Jun 27 • 6-8:30pm • $15 Concert or $30 Concert + Dance Lesson
Join us for an evening of live salsa music and dancing! An optional beginner’s dance class is from
6-7pm, followed by an outdoor concert with Latin Heat Salsa Sextet.
Pressed Flower Prints • Wed, Jul 11 • 6-8pm • $45
Artist Dana Harel demonstrates how to press and ink fl owers to create beautiful abstract art from
Beginning Bonsai • Wed, Jul 18 • 6-8pm • $65
Learn to start and care for your own bonsai plant, plus learn the history of this centuries-old tradition.
Visual Poetry • Wed, Jul 25 • 6-8pm • $45
Transform your favorite poetry into calligrammes—poems where words are arranged to create visual
Block Printing • Wed, Aug 22 • 6-8pm • $45
Carve your own stamps with foam blocks in this introduction to block printing .
Monotype with Stencils • Wed, Aug 29 • 6-8pm • $45
Experiment with monotype printmaking using a press and stencils to create spontaneous artwork.
Mixed Mediums: Watercolor & Oil Pastel • Wed, Sep 5 • 6-8pm • $45
See how fl uid watercolors and creamy oil pastels make a dynamic combination on paper.
A World of Cabernet • Wed, Sep 19 • 6-8pm • $65
Enjoy tastings of Cabernet Sauvignon from around the world while learning about the wine’s origins
and styles of cultivation, plus sample food pairings with featured wines.
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day through Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. (until 8
p.m. Thursday). Free. Cantor Arts Center, 328
Lomita Drive, Stanford. 650/723-4177.
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 Sun-
day, 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 Clara. 408/765-5050.
Mammoth Discovery. This exhibition inspires
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.
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.
Tech Test Zone. This gallery at the Tech
Museum allows visitors to get firsthand experience
in the design, testing and response to prototypes
by local corporations, research labs and
hobbyists. Tickets $19–$24. The Tech Museum
of Innovation, 201 S. Market St., San Jose.
Aegis Gallery of Fine Art. Fine paintings
from many locales. Open Wednesday
through Sunday, times vary. 14531 Big Basin
TICKETS: 408.961.5858 / M-F / 10am-4pm
Or visit montalvoarts.org/summernights
15400 Montalvo Road, Saratoga, CA, 95070
to ceramics to jewelry. Open Wednesday
through Sunday. 320 California Ave.., Palo
Gregory Deane Studio. Artist Gregory
Deane’s abstract works celebrate expressionism
in the form of colorful and monochromatic
paintings, as well as mixed media creations.
Showings by appointment only. 4075 Transport
St., Palo Alto. 650/424-1970.
Pacific Art League of Palo Alto. A nonprofit
that sponsors programs to promote profession-