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BEGINNING FRI, SEPTEMBER 25
(Project Space Gallery)
Botanica Poetica: New Work by Lucas Artist Fellows
Home to formal gardens, oak and redwood forests, and various exotic plantings, Montalvo's horticultural diversity serves as inspiration for a series of new works created by Lucas Artist Fellows Kija Lucas, Monica Lundy, Hector Dionicio Mendoza, and Fieldworks Collaborative (Trena Noval and Ann Wettrich). Identifying, collecting, and documenting varied specimens of plant life discovered while exploring Montalvo's 175-acre public park, these artists have ...
FRI JANUARY 8, 2016 8 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
Peter Rowan's Bluegrass Band
“He is to country and bluegrass what Willie Nelson is to country and Western… so deep in the traditions that music seeps out of his pores” — The San Francisco ChronicleA chameleon of musical genres, six-time Grammy-nominee Peter Rowan is a ...
SUN JANUARY 10, 2016 3 P.M. (Historic Villa)
The Saint Michael Trio
250 Years of Trio Music
The Saint Michael Trio makes a mad dash through 250 years of chamber music. Baroque! Romanticism! Impressionism! Jazz! Blues! Rock & Roll! Three centuries in less than 75 minutes—you won’t believe it until you hear it.
FRI JANUARY 15, 2016 7:30 P.M. (Mission Santa Clara de Asis)
XLIII: A Contemporary Requiem
at Mission Santa Clara de Asis
FRI JANUARY 15, 2016 8 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
“An extraordinary songwriter with a gorgeous voice” — Rolling StoneThis Grammy-winning, multi-platinum singer/songwriter has released six solo albums during her eighteen year career and captured the hearts of fans and fellow artists alike. Raves Peter Gabriel, “Paula is an original ...
SAT JANUARY 16, 2016 8 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
“A raucous, rousing, genre-busting performance piece that dares the audience to get up and dance”— Time Out New YorkWil B and Kev Marcus are classically-trained viola and violin players who fuse classical music with hip-hop and R&B. Their groundbreaking ...
SAT JANUARY 23, 2016 8 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
“His songs are pastoral wonders that purposefully evoke nature and landscapes in a way that’s as understated as it is beautiful”— The Bend BulletinInspired by the seasons and topographies, George Winston is a master of melodic folk piano, New ...
SUN JANUARY 24, 2016 7 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
Mary Bridget Davies
“A genuine powerhouse”— Entertainment WeeklySizzling singer Davies was catapulted to national fame channeling Janis Joplin on tours with Big Brother and the Holding Company and in the theatrical productions Love, Janis and One Night with Janis Joplin, which garnered her ...
TUE JANUARY 26, 2016 1 P.M. (Park Grounds)
Garden Talk and Walk
with Fieldworks Collaboarative
Join Lucas Artist Fellows Fieldworks Collaborative (Trena Noval & Ann Wettrich) for a walk through Montalvo's gardens and wildlands, and engage with their new participatory outdoor intervention, Curiosity Fieldstation.
WED JANUARY 27, 2016 11:30 A.M. (Historic Villa)
in conversation with Katherine Maxfield
Raise a glass to toast Ann Packer, who has lived a rich literary life, indeed. Her mother, author and professor Nancy Packer, was Director of Stanford’s Creative Writing Program. Her father, attorney and professor Herbert Packer, wrote articles that ...
THU JANUARY 28, 2016 7:30 P.M. (Carriage House Theatre)
Classic Albums Live presents: Elton John - Greatest Hits
“Always a great show”— The Orlando SentinelNote for note, cut for cut, Classic Albums Live performs some of the greatest albums ever recorded live—without gimmickry or cheesy impersonations. Relying only on the music and a group of peerless musicians ...
FRI JANUARY 29, 2016 6 P.M. (Historic Villa)
Artist Fellows Present New Work
Explore the work of current Lucas Artists Fellows in this interactive, inspiring evening. This Open Access event will feature a conversation with multi-faceted hip-hop artist and Lucas Artist Fellow Dahlak who is developing a new spoken word piece entitled Adapting ...Tagged : 7510
TUE JANUARY 12, 2016 9:30 A.M. and 11:30 A.M. ( School & Teacher event) (Carriage House Theatre)
The Day the Crayons Quit - The Musical
Duncan loves to color. So you can imagine his surprise when he discovers that his crayons, ahem, want to have a word with him. The situation is urgent, and Duncan clearly needs to think out of the box! A hilarious ...
FRI JANUARY 22, 2016 9:30 A.M. and 11:30 A.M. ( School & Teacher event) (Carriage House Theatre)
featuring Metta Quintet
Celebrating the great American Blues TraditionYes Indeed! is an engaging, interactive program designed to instill a greater appreciation, awareness and understanding of the great American blues tradition. With its roots in the work songs, spirituals, hymns, field hollers, and chants ...
THU JANUARY 21, 2016 6 P.M. (Historic Villa)
Donor Appreciation Party
Join us for a donor appreciation party, featuring wine, hors d'oeuvres, and entertainment!
MONTALVO ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE: JANUARY, 2016
- Andres Solis
- Andrea Cabrera Lopez
- Sandra Gomez
- Dahlak Braithwaite — @dahlak
- Jocelyn Hagen — @JocelynHagenMus
- Bill Kelley Jr.
- Larnie Fox — @LarnieFox
- Airyka Rockefeller
- Saqib Keval
- Victoria Fu
- Sita Bhaumik
- Ann Wettrich — @fieldworkscollab
- Trena Noval — @fieldworkscollab
- Chico MacMurtrie — @RoboticChurch
- James Gouldthorpe
- Bodil Fox
- Jen Bervin — @jenbervin