Steve is winner of BEST OF SHOW for the 2018 Art Extravaganza, with his photograph entitled, "Used clothes, 816 lbs., Vallejo CA" He also won First Place in Photography for the same picture. Other winners included Misuk Gotlz, LA Barista (Watercolors); Ken Chow, Alpha7 (Oil & Acrylics); Janice Peterson, The Heister Building (Drawing & Pastels); and Eric Sabee, Year of the Dog (Other). The Artist Reception and Silent Auction will be held Sunday, April 29, from 5:30 to 7:30pm a
The Arts Foundation received funding from the City of American Canyon and the Arts Council Napa Valley to establish an Arts & Culture program. We produced several events, including our Middle Eastern Cultural Event, the Hispanic Celebration, and the Black History Month Event. Other events were canceled due to the October Fires, but will be rescheduled for this year. One program we were happy to sponsor is the Holi Festival, produced for several years by Arvind Nischal's Hel
This annual celebration of the coming of Spring, has grown over the years, thanks to the efforts of Arvind Nischal and his nonprofit, Helping Hands Indo American. This year, the Arts Foundation, as part of a grant program from the City of American Canyon and the Arts Council Napa Valley, was able to help out and be a major sponsor for this event. The Foundation will also work with Helping Hand on the annual Multi-Cultural Event. Thanks in part to a grant from the City of Am
We held our annual Chalk Art Contest, as part of the City's Spring Celebration, on March 24. We had over 80 children compete for prizes and bubbles! It was a lot of fun, as the photos below demonstrate!
We are getting ready for our annual Art Extravaganza juried art show. We have 26 artists and over 70 entries in this year's show. It will open on Thursday, April 27 and run through Sunday, April 29. The Artist Reception and Silent Auction is Sunday, April 29 from 5:30 to 7:30pm. All of this is happening at our newest Premier Sponsor: SpringHill Suites Marriott! SpringHill has been a very generous sponsor in the past, hosting a reception for the Foundation for several ye