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ON DISPLAY NOW Two Generations of Abstraction
View the exhuberant and highly accomplished geo-pop abstractions created by father-and-son artists Justin and Jon Friedman (respectively)
OPENING RECEPTION: Sunday, Sept. 11, 2–6 PM
EXHBIT RUN: Sept. 1–30, 2016

JANUARYWilliam Pitt Root (photography)
FEBRUARYPat Dolan (pastels)
MARCH Beata Wehr (artist’s books, collages, works on paper and watercolors)
APRILJoe Hatton (paintings)
JUNEThe Art Students of Pima Community College (2D and 3D media)
JULY–AUGUST Nicolas Baird: Warp Series (1, 3-5)
(multiple photo series)
MID-AUGUSTRLV Group Show (mixed media)
SEPTEMBER (mixed media)
OCTOBERBill Blomquist & Stacy Blackmer-Blomquist (paintings, mixed media)
NOVEMBERLew Schnellman, Elizabeth Manfredi & friends (mixed media)
DECEMBERBernie Fierro (paintings)

PAST EXHIBITS <reverse chronology>


JULY Dirk Arnold (architectural models) & Robert Redding (fiber arts)
JUNEPima Community College Student Exhibit (various media)
MAY Eric Twachtman (paintings)
APRIL Gary Swimmer (cut-metal works)
MARCH Michael Chittock (paintings)
FEBRUARY Barbara Kemp Cowlin (paintings)
JANUARY Barbara Brandel (collage & mixed media)


DEC. RLV Winter Show (photography)
NOV. Rebecca Bergman (paintings)
OCT. Steve Romaniello (paintings)
SEPT. Gary Auerbach (photography)
JUNE Emily Stern Düwel (paintings & drawings)
MAY Rachel Cherry (small works)
APRIL Greg Bender (paintings)
MARCH Juan Enriquez (painting)
FEBRUARY James Cowlin (photography)
JANUARY Ann Tracy-Lopez (paintings), Diane Mansfield Colligan (photography) and Charles Alexander, founder, Chax Press (poetry).


DECEMBER RLV Winter Group Exhibition
OCTOBER William Pitt Root (poetry & photography) and Pamela Uschuk (poetry).
OCTOBER Matthias Düwel & Imo Baird
SEPTEMBER Mykl Wells (paintings)
AUGUST Art In August
A mix of figurative drawings, paintings and prints by artists Michael Chittock, Kimberley Lund, Danielle Niebling, Eric Twachtman and Gary Swimmer
Opening Reception: Sunday, Aug. 26 from 3 to 6 pm.
View Closing Reception Invite
JULY Clive Pates & Virginia Pates : Darkness into Light
(oil paintings & ceramics, respectively)
Opening Reception: Sat. July 8 from 2 pm on. View invite.
JUNE James G. Davis : Mary Anne Paintings
Opening Reception: Sun. June 3, 2-5 pm. View invite.
Read Tucson Weekly review.
MAY Joy Fox & Albert Kogel (mixed media)
Opening Reception: Sat. May 12 from 2 pm-5pm. View invite.
APRILMonica Warhol (prints, painting, sculpture)
Opening Reception : Friday, April 6 (4-10 pm) thru Sunday, April 8.
Artist talk: Friday, 6.30 pm; Live music: Ensphere. Other Weekend Events @ OracleArt Wilson Barn, 2436 Linda Vista Rd. in Oracle. View invite.
MARCHAndrew Rush : Meditations on the Sea of Cortez (watercolors)
Opening Reception: Sunday March 4, 2-5 pm. View invite.
FEB. Kris Sader : Saguaros in Maine II (prints)
Closing Reception: Sun. Feb. 26 @ 2 pm. View invite.


JAN. RLV Group Show & Beata Wehr Open Studio
Opening Reception: Sun. Jan. 29 @ 3 pm. View Invite.
→ View Beata Wehr’s Website.
DEC. Lynn Duryea • Sculpture
Opening Reception: Sun. Dec. 4 @ 2 pm.View Invite.
Art Talk & Closing Reception: Mon. Dec. 26.
Potluck starts @ 5.30 pm; Talk @ 6.30 pm.
NOV.Cristina Cardenas & Carolyn King • 25 Years Across the Border
Paintings and color prints. Opens Nov 4th. View invite.
OCT. Betina Fink • Oil Paintings
SEPT. Farzad Nakhai • Watercolors
Opening Reception: Sept. 10 @ 4 pm. View Invite.
Read Tucson Weekly review.
Featuring works by various RLV artists.
JUNE (tbd)Justin Nichols • Open Studio
Found object assemblages by this summer’s RLV Guest Artist Fellow.
JUNE 4-19Pima Northwest Painting Students
Painted works by students of RLV artist Matthias Düwel.View Invite PDF.
MAY 1William Pitt Root
2-8 pm. Photographs and Poetry. Exhibit opens at 2 pm. Reading goes from 7 pm on. Potluck dishes welcome. View Invite PDF.
APR.Oracle Artist Studio Tour
Apr. 9-10 weekend, 11am-4pm. . Featuring open artist studios and RLV Gallery artist Juan Enriquez (see below).
APR.Juan Enriquez
Opening reception: Sun. April 3. Exhibit run: Apr. 1-30. View Invite PDF.
MAR.Beata Wehr : Allusion to a Narrative (book arts, mixed media)
Mar. 1-31. Reception Sunday, Mar. 6 2–5 pm. View Notice.
FEB.Donald Haskin – Recent Bronze Sculpture
Feb. 1-28. Reception Feb. 6, 1–5 pm. View Notice.
JAN.HYPER schizophrenia
Saturday, Jan. 8th starting at 2 pm, come enjoy a multimedia event featuring the artwork of Chase F. Euerle, music and video projection by Falcotronix and Metrognome, gourmet comestibles by Brandon Hamm and live fire dancing by Kevin Tumy. Chase’s art will be on display through the month. View Notice.


DEC.Ed Putzar Memorial
On Sunday, Dec. 12, come together to celebrate the photographic works and life of Ed Putzar. For information, call Shelly McGrew at 520-896-3771 or Ellen Basso at 520-896-9093. To learn more View Notice.
NOV. From Bird Heaven: Clive Pates & Virginia Rood Pates
Exhibition Opening: Sat. November 6 from 5 pm until? View invite.
Oct. 1MINI • MAX. Matthias Düwel (paintings) & Imo Baird (sculpture).
Exhibition Opening: Sat. October 9 from 4-7 pm.
Sep. 1Pat Dolan and Eric Swadley
Apr. 1Kathleen Velo
Photo Works. Reception Sat. April 3, 2-6 pm. View invite.
May 1Two Artists from Portland, Oregon
Rachel Cherry (assemblages and paintings) & Justin Nickels (sculpture). Reception: Sat. May 8, 2-6 pm.
Mar. 10Michael Campione
Jan. 8Emily Stern Düwel.Cars and Thickets: New Works.
Reception: Jan. 23rd from 3 to 7 pm.


Nov. 6Ceci Garcia. En Mi Corazon – Miners, Ranchers and Memories.
Artist Reception & Birthday Potluck Celebration, Sunday, November 22nd from 3 to 6 pm.
Dec. 8Holiday Exhibition of RLV Artists
Nov. 1In Memoriam: Dia de los Muertos Exhibition
featuring collaborative works by the late Bruce McGrew and his wife Joy Fox McGrew.
Oct.Xochitl Gil Higuchi
Paintings, monotypes and cast acrylic resin wall pieces.
Apr. 9Chrissy Goral
Light paintings
Mar. 9The Assemblage Group
Feb. 9Jim Sloan
Jan. 9Jimmie Weaver Memorial
Works in a range of media by a known local artist who passed away in 2007.


Jan. 8Leah Romaniello
Feb. 8Ozlem Silverstein
Painted portraits of women from the Middle East and the United States incorporating textile patterns that reflect their cultural heritage
Mar. 8Portrait Show (drawn from RLV collections)
Apr. 1Elizabeth Manfredi & Lew Schnellman
Landscape watercolors and more. Reception: April 13, 2–5 p.m.
May 1RLV 40th Anniversary Exhibit
Curated show of artists affiliated with Rancho Linda Vista over the years.
June 1RLV 40th Anniversary exhibit cont.
Sep. 1Rachael Simon
Paintings and sculpture
Oct. 1Matthias Düwel & Imo Baird
Paintings and sculpture, respectively
Nov. 8"But Is It Art?"
Mixed (up) media by Danielle Niebling
Dec. 8RLV Group Show