Barrett Art Gallery

SMC’s Pete and Susan Barrett Art Gallery is located at the SMC Performing Arts Center (Santa Monica Blvd. & 11th St., Santa Monica). For information and gallery hours, please call 310-434-3434 or 310-434-8204, or visit our smc.edu/Barrett.

Exhibits, opening receptions, and gallery talks and lectures are FREE.

Unreality: Works by Lisa Adams and Kelly McLane

Tue, February 18 – Sat, March 28

Come see a two-person exhibition showcasing paintings, drawings, and sketches that establish the relationship between the two artists and how their common areas of interest are uniquely mined. From the early work to their most recent, the show focuses on the paths of each artist by highlighting their undeniable connections. Gallery reception on Saturday, February 29, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. (Note: Gallery closed February 14-17.)

41st Annual SMC Student/Faculty Photography Exhibit

Tue, April 21 – Sat, May 2

Don’t miss the outstanding imagery in this annual juried exhibit of works by SMC photography students and faculty. The exhibit fills both SMC’s Pete & Susan Barrett Art Gallery (at the SMC Performing Arts Center) and the SMC Photo Gallery (in Drescher Hall on SMC’s main campus). Exhibition receptions in both galleries on Saturday, April 25, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Annual SMC Art Department Student Exhibit

Sat, May 16 – Sat, May 30

Come enjoy a specially created exhibit of student works centered on SMC’s Annual Global Citizenship Initiative Theme. Gallery reception on Saturday, May 16, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

SMC Mentor Program in the Arts Exhibition

Mon, June 15 – Sat, June 20

Take a close look at outstanding works by students in SMC’s interdisciplinary, studio-based art program exploring a variety of art forms, contemporary concepts, and professional development opportunities in the art world. Gallery reception on Saturday, June 13, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Emeritus Art Gallery

The Emeritus Art Gallery is located on the first floor of the Emeritus Campus, 1227 Second St., Santa Monica (parking available next door in Santa Monica Public Parking Structure No. 2). Gallery hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. For information, call (310) 434-4306, or visit the Emeritus website. Exhibits and opening receptions are FREE.

Parvaneh Bassiri, Marty Luber, and Alex Vital

Thu, January 23 – Tue, February 25

Don’t miss this delightful exhibit of paintings, sculptures, and photographic visions by an exciting mix of artists who are very comfortable using color, humor, style, and postmodern sensibilities in their work. Opening reception on Thursday, January 23, from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Annual SMC Emeritus Student Photography Exhibition

Thu, March 5 – Thu, April 2 CANCELED

Take a look at the photographic visions of SMC’s talented Emeritus students. Opening reception on Thursday, March 5, from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Annual SMC Emeritus Student Art Exhibition – Part 1

Thu, April 23 – Fri, May 15 CANCELED

Don’t miss the first part of our popular annual group exhibition of creative works by students in SMC’s Emeritus program. Opening reception on Thursday, April 23, from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Annual SMC Emeritus Student Art Exhibition – Part 2

Thu, May 21 – Thu, Jun 11 CANCELED

Join us for Part 2 of our popular annual group exhibition of creative works by students in SMC’s Emeritus program. Opening reception on Thursday, May 21, from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

SMC Photo Gallery

The SMC Photo Gallery is located on SMC’s main campus, on the 2nd floor of Drescher Hall, opposite the elevators. For hours, information, and additional exhibitions, please call (310) 434-4289. Photography exhibits and opening receptions are FREE.

41st Annual SMC Student/Faculty Photography Exhibit

Tue, April 21 – Sat, May 2

Don’t miss the outstanding imagery in this annual juried exhibit of works by SMC photography students and faculty. The exhibit fills both SMC’s Pete & Susan Barrett Art Gallery (at the SMC Performing Arts Center) and the SMC Photo Gallery (in Drescher Hall on SMC’s main campus). Exhibition receptions in both galleries on Saturday, April 25, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Additional exhibits are planned. Please call (310) 434-4289.