Santa Cruz artist Danielle Peters of The Art Cave wears a face mask printed with a local artist's design.

4 Santa Cruz Artists to Follow During ...

By: Molly Ressler If you can say there’s a silver lining to a pandemic, then it’s the wellspring of creativity and compassion that’s blossomed in its wake like wildflowers after […]

The studio of artist Suzie Thomas of This Tiny Ocean.

First Friday Artists Share What It’s Like ...

By: Molly Ressler While artists by nature spend much of their time creating alone, the resulting art is intended to spark conversations, challenge assumptions, and bring joy to the greater […]

Artists gather at Gallery 125 in the Tannery Arts Center for First Friday

Local Artists Share Walls and Rent at ...

By: Molly Ressler *Please note that as we do our part to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 outbreak, First Friday will be a virtual event with opportunities to […]

The Art Cave gallery founders, Leigh Erickson and Danielle Peters

Emerging Artists Find a Home at The ...

By: Molly Ressler Leigh Erickson and Danielle Peters started The Art Cave out of a desire to seek out other contemporary artists in Santa Cruz. “We figured we would open […]

Remembering Angelo Grova

By Molly Ressler Angelo Grova was an accomplished artist across mediums, from bronze casting and stonework to painting and fashion. He was a trailblazer within the Santa Cruz artist community […]

Megan Gnekow: Wildlife Conservation Through Art

Photo courtesy of the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History  As a scientific illustrator inspired by her home state, Megan Gnekow’s watercolors and drawings star the diversity of plants and […]

China Town public art meeting Tues. June ...

Please see the attached meeting flier for a community meeting about the China Town public art project in conception – meeting to be held at the MAH next Tuesday June 18th – […]

The concept of First Fridays has been ...

“First Friday” is a name given for public events in many cities (particularly in the United States) that occur on the first Friday of every month. These citywide events are […]