Summer of 2015 Ray Strong Exhibitions

Beginning in March and going through this summer, THE RAY STRONG PROJECT will see a number of exhibition celebrating the life, the art, and the legacy of Ray Strong.  (Please check back to this page as we add more events.)

cityhallraystrongcommongroundsharedvisionRAY STRONG: Shared Vision • Common Ground
March 16, 2015 – February 18, 2016
City Arts Advisory, Visual Art in Public Places Committee, and Santa Barbara County Arts Commission

Featured in this exhibition are artists who shared his vision and painted with, or were inspired by Ray Strong: Meredith Brooks Abbott, Whitney Brooks Abbott, Marcia Burtt, Don Crocker, Bill Dewey, Michael Drury, Larry Iwerks, Ann Sanders, Thomas Van Stein.

Reception: 1st THURSDAY June 4, 2015, 5–7pm, 6:00pm: Remarks by Mayor Helene Schneider

Santa Barbara City Hall
1st Floor Hallway
735 Anacapa Street, De La Guerra Plaza
8am – 5pm, Monday – Friday
Closed on alternate Fridays

For more information, please call: 805 568-3994 or visit www.sbartscommission.org 

sbmaraystrongbeyondsantabarbaraRAY STRONG: Beyond Santa Barbara
May 23 – June 21, 2015
Santa Barbara Museum of Art

Santa Barbara Museum of Art
1130 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

(image: RAY STRONG Requiem for Maynard Dixon, 1946. Oil on linen. SBMA, Museum purchase with funds provided by Robert and Marlene Veloz)

For more information, please call: 805 963-4364 or visit sbma.net

sbmmraystrongON THE WATERFRONT: Paintings by Ray Strong
June 1 – August 30, 2015
Santa Barbara Maritime Museum

Opening Reception: Thursday, June 11, 2015, 5:30–7:00pm

Santa Barbara Maritime Museum
113 Harbor Way, Ste 190
Santa Barbara, CA 93109

For more information, please call: 805 962-8404 or visit sbmm.org

sbhmraystrongviewsofsantabarbaracountyRAY STRONG: Views of Santa Barbara County
June 4 – August 31, 2015
Santa Barbara Historical Museum

Opening reception: Thursday, June 11 from 5:30pm

Santa Barbara Historical Museum
136 E. De la Guerra Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

For more information, please call: 805 966-1601 or santabarbaramuseum.com

sbnhmraystrongartistinresidenceRAY STRONG (1905-2006): Artist in Residence
June 4 – October 4, 2015
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
2559 Puesta del Sol
Santa Barbara, CA 93105

For more information, please call: 805 682-4711 or sbnature.org

sgraystrongamericanartist

RAY STRONG: American Artist
June 4 – August 2, 2015
Sullivan Goss – An American Gallery

Opening Reception: 1st THURSDAY June 4, 2015, 5–7pm

Sullivan Goss – An American Gallery
11 E. Anapamu Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

For more information, please call: 805 730-1460 or sullivangoss.com

sbthpraytheartofpreservation

THE ART OF PRESERVATION: The Oak Group Remembers Ray Strong
June 5 – August 9, 2015
Casa de la Guerra, Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation

Opening reception: Thursday, June 11 from 5:00pm

Casa de la Guerra, Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation
15 E. De la Guerra Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

For more information, please call: 805 966-1601 or sbthp.org

comingsoonRay Strong
June 4–July 19, 2015
The Easton Gallery

Opening reception: T.B.D.

The Easton Gallery
557 Hot Springs Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93108

For more information, please call: 805 969-5781 or eastongallery.com/

comingsoonRay Strong
Dates T.B.D.
James Main Fine Art

Opening reception: T.B.D.

James Main Fine Art
27 E. De la Guerra Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101

For more information, please call: 805 962-8347 or jamesmainfineart.com/

wildlinglegacyandlossLEGACY AND LOSS: Landscapes of the Santa Barbara Region
Dates T.B.D.
Wildling Museum

Opening reception: T.B.D.

Wildling Museum
1511-B Mission Drive
Solvang, CA 93463

For more information, please call: 805 688-1082 or wildlingmuseum.org

 

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