Placer Arts

All board for the September Colfax Art Walk

The Colfax Art Walk kicks off the annual Railroad Days Celebration on Friday, Sept. 13, with great artists and lots of activities. As promised during the August Art Walk, the Kids’ Community Canvases and the winning art from the Children’s Art Show will be on display at the Pop Up Gallery, 14 N. Main St. […]

Kids rock art in Colfax

Kids are bound to have loads of fun at the August Colfax Art Walk on Friday, Aug. 9, from 3 to 8 p.m. An array of activities, planned just for kids, along with prominent artists and their work, are located in businesses throughout downtown. The Colfax Art Walk is a free, family-friendly event. In coordination […]

Auburn Art Walk celebrates 20th anniversary

In celebration of the 20th Anniversary of the Auburn Art Walk, PlacerArts and the Auburn Art Walk Committee present special activities throughout downtown and old town on Thursday, Aug. 8, beginning with a 5:30 p.m. ceremony honoring long-time artists and venues at The Arts Building. Commemorative cakes will be served at The Arts Building and […]

Colfax art walk features art and more

As the hot, lazy days of July set in, the Colfax Art Walk brings Downtown Colfax to life on Friday, July 12, from 3 to 8 p.m. with a full line up of premier artists and master artisans unveiling their latest creations. This is a quality show you’d expect to see at a museum and […]

Summer concerts continue in Auburn

Todd Morgan and the Emblems is appearing Sunday, July 7 in a rescheduled concert at the Auburn Library. The original date on June 23 was cancelled due to rain. PlacerArts presents the 25th Anniversary Library Garden Summer Series from 7 to 8:30 PM at the Auburn Library Garden Amphitheatre adjacent to the Auburn Library, 350 […]

See ‘Peep Show’ in Auburn

PlacerArts is pleased to announce an exciting show at The Arts Building Gallery, 808 Lincoln Way in Auburn, from through July 31. “Peep Show, a Figurative Installation,” focuses on figurative works from an array of renowned artists in the region including Linda Green, Mya Louw, Traci Owens, Blue Reid, Jennifer Riley and Keith Sutter. Guest […]

Colfax art walk brightens spring

Spring has sprung and once again Colfax activities come to life, celebrating the 2013 Colfax Art Walk for its second year on South Auburn Street. This free event is appropriate for all ages and tastes. The first 2013 Colfax Art Walk is Friday, May 10, from 3 to 8 p.m. Colfax Art Walks occur on […]

Placer County artists open studios for tour

Fifty-five Placer County artists are creating new work and readying their studios for PlacerArts’ 19th annual Autumn Art Studios Tour, set for Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 9, 10 and 11 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Many artists will open their private studios for the weekend, while others will participate in group shows at […]

El Dorado County artists in pastel show

The Arts Building Gallery, 808 Lincoln Way in Auburn, presents the Pastel Society of the West Coast’s Juried Membership Show from Tuesday, Aug. 7 through Saturday, Sept. 29. Held every other year, this year’s show includes 95 paintings by 59 pastel artists from around the West. The works of several El Dorado County artists have […]

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