34 South Bay Accent
p.m. 592 N. Fifth St., San Jose. 408/288- 9305.
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
ists, the style is classic in presentation. Filoli,
86 Cañada Road, Woodside. 650/364-8300,
Artist at Work: Hope Gangloff. Ongoing.
For the inaugural presentation of the program
“Artist at Work 2017: Hope Gangloff,” an
installation of paintings by Gangloff is now
on view, including a new portrait recently
painted in the museum’s historic atrium. 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.
Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum. Ongoing.
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, 10 a.m. to 6
p.m. Tickets $5–$9, free for children under 5.
1660 Park Ave., San Jose. 408/947-3635.
Object Lessons: Art & Its Histories. Ongoing.
Organized around the curriculum of Art
1, Stanford’s introduction to the history of
Western Art, the exhibition reflects the museum’s
deepened commitment to academic
engagement, teaching through objects and
belief in the power of close looking. 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-
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,
Aegis Gallery of Fine Art. Fine paintings
from many locales. Open Wednesday through
Sunday, times vary. 14531 Big Basin Way,
Art Object Gallery. Located in the very heart of
Japantown, featuring sculpture and other media.
Open Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 4
Bryant St., Palo Alto. 650/321-8155.
Gallery House. Artists show new work on a
revolving basis in media ranging from sculpture
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.
Kaleid Gallery. Kaleid Gallery specializes in
fine arts and limited editions. Call for hours.
88 S. Fourth St., San Jose. 408/947-1785.
Natalie and James Thompson Art Gallery.
Open Tuesday through Friday. San Jose State
University School of Art and Design. 1 Washington
Square, San Jose. 408/924-4320.
Peabody Fine Art
daily. 603 Santa
Cruz Ave., Menlo
Park. 650/322- 2200.
Pacific Art League of Palo Alto.
A nonprofit that sponsors programs
to promote professionalism and creativity
in the local photographic community.
Free. Open Monday through
Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 668 Ramona
St., Palo Alto. 650/321-3891.
Peninsula Museum of Art. Features
working artist studios, classes,
and exhibits. 1777 California Dr.,
Rose Shenson Community
Art Gallery. Avenue for local
art groups to present members’
works in one month exhibitions.
Open daily, times vary. Free.
Behind the Triton Museum of
Art, 1505 Warburton Ave., Santa
Smith Andersen Editions. Unique
prints that employ the processes of painting,
drawing and printmaking. Open Wednesday
through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. and
by appointment. 440 Pepper Ave., Palo Alto.
Works/San Jose. Founded in 1977 as an
alternative art and performance center to challenge
the boundaries of contemporary art.
Open Thursday through Saturday during
exhibitions, times vary. 365 S. Market St., San
Cantor Arts Center Highlights. Saturdays
and Sundays, 1 p.m. This introductory
tour highlights objects from a variety of
cultures and historic periods and provides a
FROM TOP: JIM AND SAMANTHA DOWDALL; JOHN CHIASSON
Northern California Renaissance
Faire, weekends, Oct. 1–15,
Casa de Fruta, Hollister; Roger
McGuinn, Oct. 11, Montalvo Arts