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BEGINNING FRI, JULY 21
Now Hear This! An Exercise in Listening
Now Hear This! features five newly commissioned site-specific works of sound-based art by distinguished national and local artists Taraneh Hemami, Walter Kitundu, Hugh Livingston, Shane A. Myrbeck & Emily Shisko, and Stephen Vitiello. Drawing inspiration from Montalvo’s natural and manmade environments, participating artists will present immersive soundscapes and interactive sound sculptures that invite visitors to experience Montalvo’s grounds in new ways and listen more ...
BEGINNING TUE, SEPTEMBER 5
Montalvo Summer Nights
Ikebana as Moving Meditation
Tuesday, September 5, 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. ||
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THU SEPTEMBER 7, 2017 8 P.M. (Lilian Fontaine Garden Theatre)
This seven-time Grammy winner has enjoyed #1 hits in pop, R&B, and Adult Contemporary, and has triumphed in film, television, and live performance.
SUN SEPTEMBER 10, 2017 4 P.M.
Food & Wine Classic 2017
Silicon Valley’s Premier Culinary Event Benefiting Montalvo
For one afternoon only, Montalvo's historic Villa and gorgeous gardens will be transformed into a gourmet paradise. Sample savory and sweet fare from some of the most celebrated restaurants in the Bay Area and enjoy tastings from many of ...
MON SEPTEMBER 18, 2017 9:30 A.M. and 11:30 A.M. (Lilian Fontaine Garden Theatre)
Ramayana - The Indian Epic
The Ramayana is an ancient Indian tale of the virtuous Prince Rama, who must plot to rescue his beloved Sita when she is kidnapped by the demon king known as Ravana. More than a simple story, The Ramayana illustrates the ...
TUE SEPTEMBER 19, 2017 6 P.M. (Front and Side Verandas)
An Evening with Mallika Sarabhai
Internationally renowned dancer, choreographer, writer, and actress Mallika Sarabhai has transformed contemporary Indian dance and theater. As an activist, she has participated in many socio-developmental projects initiated by the United Nations. She has also received two Medailles D'Honneur for ...
WED SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 7 P.M. (Lilian Fontaine Garden Theatre)
George Thorogood & The Destroyers
Party Rock Tour
This rock icon -- known for "Bad to the Bone" and numerous other hits -- has sold over 15 million albums in his 30-year career.
MON SEPTEMBER 25, 2017 4 P.M. (Phelan Library)
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 ...
FRI SEPTEMBER 29, 2017 6 P.M. (Italianate Garden)
Voices in the Garden
with Lucas Artists Fellows and Guest Artists
Join us for a special evening of word and sound in Montalvo’s Italianate Garden. Artist Taraneh Hemami will continue her ongoing activation of her sound sculpture One Voice (Yek Seda) created for the Montalvo’s outdoor exhibition Now Hear ...
THU SEPTEMBER 21, 2017 9 A.M.
New York: Hudson Valley & Manhattan
Montalvo members are invited to spend a fabulous long weekend in New York during the fall, viewing highlights of the modern and contemporary art world—both in the city and a little further upstate. They will enjoy fascinating behind-the-scenes tours ...