Events

January 14, 2022
12:00 - 12:30 PM | FREE with Admission, FREE for Members
Gallery 1
Join renowned Bay Area artist Paul Kos for an afternoon of petanque—a French boules sport that has played a role in his artistic practice for decades. Kos will deliver a brief lecture about his relationship with the game—and its role in the creation of his masterpiece Chartes Blue (1982-86)—before re-dedicating his site-specific his site-specific installation Zizi Va (1994), a functioning petanque court which has been newly refurbished for ongoing public use. Finally, Kos and guests will participate in a rousing
January 22, 2022 | 2:00 - 4:00 PM | Free with admission, Free for members
Gallery 1
Join artist Oliver Lee Jackson in conversation with di Rosa guest curator Diane Roby to discuss his current exhibition, “Any Eyes.”   Exhibition press release.   Oliver Lee Jackson’s artworks are in the permanent collections of The National Gallery of ...MORE→
February 13 | 11:15 AM - 1:15 PM
FREE with Admission | FREE for Members
Meet at Gallery 1
PURCHASE TICKETS Join di Rosa’s knowledgeable guides on a hike through the Sculpture Meadow and up the northern side of the property. Hikers will experience the diverse aspects of art and nature that di Rosa offers and will double back ...MORE→
February 18, 2022
12:00 - 12:30 PM | FREE with Admission, FREE for Members
Gallery 1
Join renowned Bay Area artist Paul Kos for an afternoon of petanque—a French boules sport that has played a role in his artistic practice for decades. Kos will deliver a brief lecture about his relationship with the game—and its role in the creation of his masterpiece Chartes Blue (1982-86)—before re-dedicating his site-specific his site-specific installation Zizi Va (1994), a functioning petanque court which has been newly refurbished for ongoing public use. Finally, Kos and guests will participate in a rousing
February 19, 2022
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
$125, includes materials and firing
di Rosa Studio
REGISTER Experience the work of Jim Melchert through the eyes of ceramicist Kala Stein! Participants will learn about the historical context and the technical aspects of how the work was made and then you are invited to join her for ...MORE→
February 20, 2022
10:00 - 11:30 AM | $10 with Admission
Gallery 1
Join renowned Bay Area artist Paul Kos for an afternoon of petanque—a French boules sport that has played a role in his artistic practice for decades. Kos will deliver a brief lecture about his relationship with the game—and its role in the creation of his masterpiece Chartes Blue (1982-86)—before re-dedicating his site-specific his site-specific installation Zizi Va (1994), a functioning petanque court which has been newly refurbished for ongoing public use. Finally, Kos and guests will participate in a rousing
March 12
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
FREE
Gallery 1
join us for a special community studio experience to celebrate the OPENING WEEKEND OF ANYTHING WITH A HOLE IS A BEAD Overlooking Winery Lake, focused on creativity and communal participation, with visitors of all ages. Education staff and volunteers will ...MORE→
January 16, 2022
10:00 - 11:30 AM | $10 with Admission
Gallery 1
Join renowned Bay Area artist Paul Kos for an afternoon of petanque—a French boules sport that has played a role in his artistic practice for decades. Kos will deliver a brief lecture about his relationship with the game—and its role in the creation of his masterpiece Chartes Blue (1982-86)—before re-dedicating his site-specific his site-specific installation Zizi Va (1994), a functioning petanque court which has been newly refurbished for ongoing public use. Finally, Kos and guests will participate in a rousing
April 10 | 11:15 AM - 1:15 PM
FREE with Admission | FREE for Members
Meet at Gallery 1
TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON Join di Rosa’s knowledgeable guides on a hike through the Sculpture Meadow and up the northern side of the property. Hikers will experience the diverse aspects of art and nature that di Rosa offers and will double ...MORE→
April 23
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
FREE
Gallery 1
join us for a FAMILY studio experience ON THE PATIO OF GALLERY 1 Overlooking Winery Lake, focused on creativity and communal participation, with visitors of all ages. Education staff and volunteers will be on hand to assist with the creative ...MORE→
FREE with Admission, FREE for Members
Gallery 2 Petanque Courts
Join renowned Bay Area artist Paul Kos for an afternoon of petanque—a French boules sport that has played a role in his artistic practice for decades. Kos will deliver a brief lecture about his relationship with the game—and its role in the creation of his masterpiece Chartes Blue (1982-86)—before re-dedicating his site-specific his site-specific installation Zizi Va (1994), a functioning petanque court which has been newly refurbished for ongoing public use. Finally, Kos and guests will participate in a rousing
Digital Content
Perspectives | At Home
The Incorrect Museum: Vignettes from the di Rosa Collection explores the history of art in Northern California. Drawing on the institution’s extensive collection, the exhibition will present a series of vignettes exploring regional movements ranging from Funk and Nut art to Northern California conceptualism.
November 20
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
FREE
Gallery 1
join us for a special community studio experience to celebrate the work of Oliver Lee Jackson, on its opening weekend Overlooking Winery Lake, focused on creativity and communal participation, with visitors of all ages. Education staff and volunteers will be ...MORE→
October 31
2 PM - 4 PM
Adults FREE with admission | 17 & under FREE | Members always FREE
Courtyard
join us for spooky fun this halloween! Trick-or-treat around campus Create crafts Spooky eye spy Fun activities Bring a blank t-shirt or tote to screen print! Questions? Call 707.226.5991 x25 or email visit@dirosaart.org Click here for tickets (ghouls and goblins ...MORE→
October 9, 2021
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
$125, includes materials and firing
10% discount for di Rosa and Sonoma Community Center Members, with Code
Ages 14 and up
Gallery 2 & di Rosa Studio
REGISTER Experience the Pot Palace from The Incorrect Museum: Vignettes from the di Rosa Collection through the eyes of ceramicist and Sonoma Community Center Director of Ceramics & Arts Kala Stein! Kala will walk you through the pieces in the ...MORE→
October 23
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
FREE
Gallery 1 Patio
Join us on the patio of Gallery 1 for a one-of-kind art studio experience related to Fort Phooey: Wiley in the Studio. Overlooking Winery Lake, focused on creativity and communal participation, with visitors of all ages. Education staff and volunteers ...MORE→
Friday thru Sunday
11 AM - 4 PM
FREE with admission
Outdoors
We are reopening the outdoor areas of our campus for visitors to walk, explore, picnic, or simply sit and relax. See outdoor sculptures with fresh eyes! Enjoy birdwatching! Find a quiet nook to read or exercise among the art as you walk the (approx.) 2 mile loop through the property. Make your plans now to experience the natural beauty of di Rosa.

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