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Violins of Hope | Jan 2020 - April 2020
Image 1: Avshalom and Amnon Weinstein on their Tel Aviv workshop, black and white photograph, 2018, photo courtesy Felix Rettberg
Image 2: Avshalom and Amnon Weinstein on their Tel Aviv workshop, black and white photograph, 2018, photo courtesy Felix Rettberg


New Additions 2019 | Nov 2019 - March 2020
Image 1: George Rivera, Reflections, Charcoal, white conte crayon on natural linen, 2017, 48”x48”, Courtesy of the Artist
Image 2: Christel Dillbohner, Seepage V #1867, 2015, Oil on wood, 30”x30”, Courtesy of the Artist

Grounded: Bernard Trainor | Sept 2019 - Feb 2020
Image 1: Bernard Trainor, Crevice (Topo Series), Acrylic/oil pastel on canvas, 40”x60”, Courtesy of the Artist
Image 2: Bernard Trainor, Swim 1/ (I Am California Series), 2018, Acrylic on canvas, 48”x72”, Courtesy of the Artist
Image 3: Bernard Trainor, Crackle (Topo Series), 2019, Acrylic/oil pastel, 48”x72”, Courtesy of the Artist

Greater Bay Area Open | May - Sept 2019

In the Artist’s Studio: Featuring Charlotte Kruk and On the Shoulders of Giants: Selected Works from the NUMU Atelier Masters and Students | March 2019


Warren Chang: Voice of the Fields | December 2018

NUMU Announces New Executive and Board Appointments |  November 2018

Circle of Truth |  October 19, 2018 - March 10, 2019
Image 1: Shane Guffogg, oil on canvas, Courtesy of the Artist
Image 2: Ed Ruscha, oil on canvas, Courtesy of the Artist

In The Artist's Studio: David Middlebrook |  June 28 - October 21, 2018 

Sis Boom Bah! The Life and Times of Los Gatos High School  |  September 8, 2018 - January 2020
Image: Sis Boom Bah! Graphic/logo

Thinking Outside The Frame  |  May 18 - September 30  

Historic Homes Tour and A Bigger Bash  |  April 21 - 22


Winter Celebration  |  New Museum Los Gatos Hosts Biannual Event to Showcase New Exhibitions  |  November 4, 2017

Los Gatos History Gallery  |  An innovative approach to exploring town history through art, artifacts and spotlight exhibits  |  November 2017 - ongoing
Image: Andrea Borsuk, Radiant Light: the Story of Eastfield Ming Quong, mural detail, 2017  

Waterlines | A group exhibition presenting unique interpretations of meaning and relationship with the Earth's most essential resource  | October 2017 - March 2018
Image 1: Christel Dillbohner Frozen in Time, 2012-14, Oil, cold wax on linen, 55” x 72”, Courtesy of Don Soker Contemporary Art, SF
Image 2: Klea McKenna Rain Study (Kona) #29, 2014, Unique gelatin silver photogram, Courtesy of the Artist and Euqinom Projects

Art & Environment: The Paintings of Andrew P. Hill | September 2017 - February 2018
Image 1: Andrew P. Hill at his easel in Redwood Park, Circa 1920. Photograph Courtesy of Sourisseau Academy for State and Local History, San Jose, CA
Image 2: Andrew P. Hill, Indian Headwaters of the American River, 1889, Oil on canvas, Courtesy of Charles Bergtold

After the Lovin' at New Museum Los Gatos  Exhibitions and Events  |  July 2017 - July 2018
Image 1: Photograph, Black Panthers outside the Black Panther Party National Headquarters Oakland, California, 1970. Photographer: Ilka Hartmann, Courtesy of Ilka Hartmann.
Image 2: Photograph, Entrance sign for Chateau Liberté, 1970. Courtesy of Pearl Regis.

Summer Celebration   |   Saturday, June 24

Power of the Page: Artists’ Books as Agents for Change   |   May 4 - Sept 17, 2017

Abstracts from Life: Bay Area Figurative Past and Present  |  March 24, 2017 - September 10, 2017
Image 1: SUHAS BHUJBAL. Flower Market, 2016. Oil on canvas. Courtesy of the artist and Andrea Schwartz Gallery.
Image 2: JENNIFER POCHINSKI. The Wonderful Race, 2016. Oil on panel. Courtesy of the artist and Dolby Chadwick Gallery

A Call to Collect | January 27- June 4

Cement Prairie: The History and Legacy of the American Indian Urban Relocation Program of 1952   |   November 3 - June 25
Image 1: Ilka Hartmann. Preparing for the Dance, 1973.
Image 2: ILKA . Urban Indian Car, Oakland, CA, about 1971.


Announcing Maureen Cappon-Javey as NUMU Deputy Director

A Journey in Time: Los Gatos History Project | September 22 and ongoing 

McMoons: How a Band of Scientists Saved Lunar Image History |  September 22 - May 14
Image 1: Earthrise Image, restored and unrestored, NASA Lunar Orbiter 1, 1966. Courtesy of SkyCorp and Lunar Orbiter Image Recovery Project.
Image 2: High Resolution Photograph 2162_h3, 1966, View of the Copernicus Crater, NASA Lunar Orbiter 2, 1966. Courtesy of SkyCorp and Lunar Orbiter Image Recovery Project.

Making Contact SETI Artist In Residence | October 27 to March 4
Image 1: CHARLES LINDSAY, Wormhole Generator, 2016. Courtesy of the artist.
Image 2: CHARLES LINDSAY, Deep Time Audio Extraction Device, 2016. Mixed media. Courtesy of the artist.
Image 3MARTIN WILNER, January 2015: Jill Tarter (Making History: The Case Histories) (recto), 2015, Ink and watercolor, 16.5 x 17.125 inches. Courtesy of the artist. 

In the Heart of the Wild: Anne Brigman and Her Circle | July 14, 2016 – January 8, 2017
Image 1ANNE BRIGMAN. Finis, 1912. Photogravure. Courtesy of Judy Dater. 
Image 2: ANNE BRIGMAN. Puck with Bubble,  1906. Photogravure. Courtesy of Judy Dater.

Script & Scribble: The Art and History of Handwriting | May 19 to October 6
Image 1: Palmer Alphabet
Image 2: Handwriting Workbook

Mitchell vs. Steinbeck | May 12 to October 6
Image 1: Ruth Comfort Mitchell
Image 2: John Steinbeck, circa 1939.

Et in Arcadia Ego |  June 2 to October 2

Image 1: Attributed to Nicolas Poussin, Promised Land, c. 1650
Image 2: DAVID LIGARE, Et in Arcadia Ego, 2016
Image 3: ASTRID PRESTON, Mountain Path, 1989
Image 4: STEPHANIE PEEK, Deeper 1, 2011
Image 5: ODD NERDRUM, In Arcadia (Self Portrait), 2011

Hats Off: Highlights from the NUMU Permanent History Collection |  March 24, 2016 – June 26

Image 1West Point Shako, 1954. 
Image 2: Brown Velvet Woman's Toque. 
Image 3Milliner's Hats, Courtesy of Wayne Wichern

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