Events

On view October 24 - November 1, 2018
Gallery 2 Program Hub
Installation + one night event to acknowledge the one year anniversary of the 2017 North Bay Wildfires Presenting Bob Van Breda’s Car Candelabra sculpture—commemorating the 44 lives lost to the  devastating North Bay wildfires—a week-long temporary installation in conjunction with ...MORE→
First and Third Fridays, 10:45-11 AM
Gallery 1
Join di Rosa staff members as they serve up tidbits about their favorite artworks in Gallery 1. Each Amuse Bouche presents one work of art in a bright and conversational style that will leave you hungry for more. Free with ...MORE→
Second and Fourth Fridays, 10:30-11:00 AM
Gallery 1
Led by a di Rosa educator, Short Stories pairs a colorful story and a simple hands-on art project with a work of art on view in Gallery 1. Young children and their caregivers are invited to listen, look, laugh, create, ...MORE→
Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 5:30-7:30 PM
OFFSITE: Napa County Library Main Branch
Presented in partnership with the Napa County Library, interACTIVE is a free intergenerational workshop series for adults that engages with the artworks and themes from Be Not Still: Living in Uncertain Times. Each week the group will discuss a topic from ...MORE→
Thursday, October 18, 2018, 5-8 PM
Gallery 1
Join us on the Third Thursday of the month for drinks, music, and art-related activities. Drop-ins welcome! This month we are featuring Combo Tezeta, a 6 piece Instrumental Cumbia Band from The East Bay, playing guitar driven Cumbia sounds!  Combo Tezeta ...MORE→
Saturday, November 3, 2018, 3-5 PM
Gallery 2
In conjunction with Be Not Still: Living in Uncertain Times, exhibition artist Lava Thomas will join di Rosa collection artist Mildred Howard in conversation to discuss Thomas’s current project, a dynamic installation exploring the topic of solidarity. Comprised of hundreds ...MORE→
Saturday, November 17, 2018 4 - 6 PM
Offsite: Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, 480 23rd St, Oakland, CA 94612
Create on-demand protest songs, taking inspiration from the theme of assembly within Be Not Still: Living in Uncertain Times, on view at di Rosa Center for Contemporary Art through December 30, 2018. You can participate by simply offering your lyrical ...MORE→
Saturday, December 1, 2018, 12:30-2:30 PM
Gallery 2
Join us as students and faculty from Napa Valley College Performing Arts once again share original performances that seek to make sense of what it means to live in today’s world. Performed in repertory, these pieces live in dialogue with ...MORE→
Saturday, December 15, 2018, 1-3:30 PM
Gallery 2 + di Rosa Studio
Turn inspiration into art! Learn techniques and tricks from professional artists, and make an original artwork to take home. Art Spark Family Studios begin in the galleries and then move to di Rosa’s studio. Each workshop features a different project ...MORE→
Saturday, February 2, 2019 6 PM - 10 PM
SAVE THE DATE Saturday, February 2, 2019  for di Rosa’s Centennial Gala, marking the 100th year of our founder Rene di Rosa’s birth. Recognizing a prominent Bay Area art collector and philanthropist with the inaugural di Rosa Award. Formal announcement ...MORE→

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