Member Events

Into the Light: California Women Painters

Event Date: Mar 15 - Dec 17, 2018 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

March 15 – December 17, 2018 MMA Pacific Street A new installation in our Marble Gallery of California Art celebrates our rich history of California women painters. Artist featured in this...

The New Domestics: Finding Beauty in the Mundane

Event Date: Jul 20 - Oct 28, 2018 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

The New Domestics: Finding Beauty in the Mundane, Part 1 July 20 – October 28, 2018 The New Domestics: Finding Beauty in the Mundane, Part 2 September 13 – October 28, 2018 The...

Salon Jane: The Ethereal Zone

Event Date: Sep 20 - Nov 26, 2018 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Salon Jane is an artist collective made up of six local women photographers- Martha Casanave, Susan Hyde Greene, Jane Olin, Anna Rheim, Robin V. Robinson, and Robin Ward- who all work outside the...

Currents + FLUX: Amanda Salm

Event Date: Sep 28 - Oct 28, 2018 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Currents and FLUX are two new Monterey Museum of Art exhibition spaces dedicated to recognizing the work of emerging and evolving California artists. Currents exhibits a range of media,...

AIM for Awareness Walk & Rally

Event Date: Oct 21, 2018 at 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Venue: AIM for Mental Health
Event Address: Lovers Point Park
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

Food, games, music, exhibitors, T-Shirt.  Registration: $10. 10 and under are free. Create a team.  www.aimformentalhealth.org

Headhunt Revisited Lecture with Filmmaker Michelle Westmorland

Event Date: Oct 24, 2018 at 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Headhunt Revisited Documentary Screening

Event Date: Oct 24, 2018 at 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Free Family Fun Day: Spooktacular at the Monsterey Boo-seum of Art

Event Date: Oct 27, 2018 at 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Goblins and Ghouls and Ghosts, oh my! Grab your costume and join us at the Museum for some spooktacular fun and art! Activities for all ages include: Potion Explosion Haunted House Eye...

Be a Fish Make a Wish

Event Date: Oct 27, 2018 at 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Venue: Dali17 at Museum of Monterey
Event Address: 5 Custom House Plaza
Monterey, CA 93940

Artist Mark Baer and Friends will be screening the first 75 minutes of his film “The Dance of the Little Bells” a live interactive art installation immersive environment at the Dali17...

First Friday @ MMA

Event Date: Nov 2, 2018 at 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Remember, remember the Fifth of November, The Gunpowder Treason and Plot, I know of no reason Why the Gunpowder Treason Should ever be forgot.  The Fourth you can forget. The third one,...

Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Hass

Event Date: Nov 4, 2018 at 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Venue: St. Mary's by-the-Sea Episcopal Church - Edwards Hall
Event Address: 146 12th Street
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

EVENT ADMISSION:  Advanced tickets available at www.celticsociety.org., $30 advance, $32 at the door. Kids 12 and under, $15. Discounts available for Celtic Society members. INFO:   ...

Artist Talk and Demonstration: Kathryn Greenwald

Event Date: Nov 5, 2018 at 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Printmaker and featured Currents artist Kathryn Greenwald provides insights into her work as she demonstrates her monotype process.

Mondays at the Museum

Event Date: Nov 5, 2018 at 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Meet Museum Executive Director Stuart Chase, ask questions, and view Stuart’s favorite art from the collection on view.

Opening Reception for 25th Annual Miniatures

Event Date: Nov 15, 2018 at 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Come celebrate the opening of the 25th Annual Miniatures.  Proceeds raise funds for the Museum to present dynamic exhibitions, conserve collection artworks, develop meaningful...

25th Annual Miniatures

Event Date: Nov 15 - Dec 16, 2018 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Miniatures is the Monterey Museum of Art’s 25th annual fundraiser. Celebrate our local community of artists, all Museum Members, who generously donate original artwork in support of the...

Alyssa Endo: The Beauty Series - Geisha Redefined

Event Date: Nov 15 - Feb 18, 2019 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Rounding out the year, we will feature thirteen brand new works by Alyssa Endo. Alyssa is the Monterey Peninsula’s only large-scale reduction woodcut artist and a founding member of Open...

Coille Hooven: Dancing for the Moon

Event Date: Nov 15 - Feb 18, 2019 at 12:00 AM to 12:00 AM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Coille Hooven is often referred to as the first ceramist to bring feminism to clay. Hooven’s use of household objects has been the core of her work. Coille Hooven: Dancing for the Moon assembles...

Salon Jane: Answers from the Artists

Event Date: Nov 18, 2018 at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art La Mirada Education Center
Event Address: 720 Via Mirada
Monterey, CA 93940

Is there something you’ve been wondering about while experiencing Ethereal Zone? Salon Jane answers questions submitted throughout the exhibition during a panel discussion moderated...

Brews for a Cause

Event Date: Nov 30, 2018 at 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Venue: Monterey Museum of Art
Event Address: 559 Pacific Street
Monterey, CA 93940

Join us for a night of local craft beers and live music by Sensory TRiBE to support programming at MMA! This is a 21+ event.

Athritis Foundation Jingle Bell Run

Event Date: Dec 8, 2018 at 8:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Venue: Lovers Point Park
Event Address: 620 Ocean View Boulevard
Pacific Grove, CA 93950

In cooperation with the Monterey Chapter of the Arthritis Foundation of Northern California, the Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a 5K race at Lovers Point.  Jingle Bell Run/Walk©...