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BEGINNING WED, FEBRUARY 15
Montalvo Arts Center is pleased to announce the debut of its Lucas Artist Program's newest commission: Rolling Counterpoint, a project by artist Taro Hattori. The work, which draws on the tradition of the Japanese teahouse, is envisioned as a physical and virtual space for encounter and dialogue about belonging and division in contemporary society. Rolling Counterpoint will travel to three Bay Area cities in ...
BEGINNING SUN, FEBRUARY 12
Contemporary Floral Design
Sunday, February 12, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. ||
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BEGINNING SAT, JANUARY 28
Saturday, February 4, 9 a.m. - noon || Tuesday, February 7, 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. || Saturday, February 11, 9 a.m. - noon || Saturday, February 18, 9 a.m. - noon || Tuesday, February 21, 7 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. || Saturday, February 25, 9 a.m. - noon ||
FRI FEBRUARY 3, 2017 8 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
The English Beat
“A beat that's guaranteed to get you out of your seat” — The New York ExaminerThe English Beat first rushed on the music scene in 1979 with a brave new sound blending soul, reggae, pop, and punk. One of the ...
SAT FEBRUARY 4, 2017 8 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
“Few singers blend grit and grandeur like Jimmy Webb” — Rolling Stone MagazineThe youngest man ever inducted into the National Songwriters’ Hall of Fame, Webb may be best known for the instant classics he penned for artists such as Glen Campbell ...
SAT FEBRUARY 11, 2017 8 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
Michael Griffiths as
Cole: An Evening with Cole Porter
“Totally convincing as Cole Porter” — Adelaide NowAn award-winning cabaret sensation, Griffiths has wowed critics and delighted audiences across his native Australia and beyond with this revealing glimpse into the life and work of legendary songwriter Cole Porter. Hedonism, grave misfortune ...
MON FEBRUARY 13, 2017 4 P.M.
Join us for wine and light refreshments as you network and share ideas with artists and fellow educators in an open and casual setting. Montalvo's Education Department will present moderated conversation topics ranging from current trends in education, pedagogical ...
TUE FEBRUARY 14, 2017 5:30 P.M. and 8 P.M. (Historic Villa)
Valentine's Day Dinner with Le Papillon
Le Papillon proudly presents a special Valentine’s Day menu served in Montalvo's historic Villa. Menu:Chef’s Selection of Hors d’oeuvresChilled Dungeness Crab with Ruby Grapefruit and Dill Black Chanterelle Soup with Buttermilk Poached Pheasant Grilled Medallion ...
WED FEBRUARY 15, 2017 5:30 P.M. (Euphrat Museum of Art)
Rolling Counterpoint at Euphrat Museum of Art
Join us for the launch of Rolling Counterpoint at Euphrat Museum, De Anza College! Share your stories about belonging, exclusion and social division with artist Taro Hattori. Add your voice to a growing collection of perspectives gathered from your community ...
THU FEBRUARY 16, 2017 NOON (Japanese American Museum of San Jose)
Rolling Counterpoint at JAMsj
Visitors are invited to drop in and share tea and their stories about belonging, exclusion and social division with artist Taro Hattori while his mobile teahouse is stationed at the Japanese American Museum of San Jose (JAMsj).This event is ...
SUN FEBRUARY 19, 2017 4 P.M. (San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin)
Rolling Counterpoint at San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin
Rolling Counterpoint will join San Jose's 37th Annual Day of Remembrance sponsored by the Nihonmachi Outreach Committee, commemorating the 75th anniversary of Executive Order 9066, issued on February 19th, 1942, that led to the incarceration of 120,000 Japanese ...
FRI FEBRUARY 24, 2017 7 P.M. (Lucas Artists Program Commons)
Margaret Laurena Kemp
An Untitled Project Involving Bodies, Dirt, and Space
Join us as Margaret Laurena Kemp presents a new performance work, part of An Untitled Project Involving Bodies, Dirt, and Space -- an ongoing investigation exploring the racialized body as text in the American landscape. This new performance incorporates imagery from ...
THU FEBRUARY 2, 2017 9:30 A.M. and 11:30 A.M. ( School & Teacher event) (Carriage House Theatre)
The Fratello Marionettes presents
From The 1,001 Arabian Nights comes the popular tale of young Aladdin, an impoverished ne’er-do-well, who discovers a magical lamp, befriends the powerful genie within, and falls in love with a princess. But when an evil sorcerer threatens ...
THU FEBRUARY 9, 2017 9:30 A.M. and 11:30 A.M. ( School & Teacher event) (Carriage House Theatre)
Chitresh Das Dance Company
The award-winning Chitresh Das Dance Company is a visionary in Indian classical dance, comprised of some of the most powerful women to emerge from today’s generation of Kathak artists. Exemplifying the technical, graceful, and dramatic aspects of the Kathak ...
MON FEBRUARY 27, 2017 6 P.M.
Donor Appreciation Party
A donor appreciation party at the private Saratoga home of one of our Trustees, featuring Left Bend Winery. This special event is for members at the Villa and Artist Circle levels. To see how you can be invited, call Chris ...
MONTALVO ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE: FEBRUARY, 2017
- Hiroaki Morita — @hiroakimorita
- Yasuhiro Usui — @usuiyasuhiro
- Sita Bhaumik
- Jocelyn Jackson
- Saqib Keval
- Margaret Kemp
- Walter Kitundu
- Howard Hersh
- Eric Moe — @eric_emoe
- Agustina Woodgate — @lawoodgate
- Kio Griffith — @kio
- Yasuhiro Usui — @usuiyasuhiro
- Jessica Theroux
- Jonathan Camuzeaux
- Simon Hanukai
- Kim Beck — @idealcities
- Taro Hattori