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Spring 2017 CAC Newsletter



Andrea Moseley
Gilded Cage (Self-Portrait)
Oil and gold leaf on linen
24″ x 20″

106th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition: Continuing a Rich Tradition of the Inaugural Exhibition – A Focus on the Women Artists
Cover Article by Beverly Chang

This issue also includes:
106th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition at a Glance
Gustave Baumann (1881-1971): An Artist’s Journey – From Germany to the California Coast by Elaine Adams and Diane L. Loomis
• Collectors’ Circle Corner
• Signature Artist Report
• Programs and Workshops
• Call for Entries
• CAC Chapter News and Events
• CAC News Briefs
• Bulletin Board
• Donations
• Museum/Gallery Exhibitions
• In Memoriam [Diane Nelson Gold (1954-2016)
• Book Reviews
• Membership News
• New Members

Winter 2017 CAC Newsletter



John Bond Francisco (1863-1931)
Out of the Dust, c.1918
Oil on canvas, 34″ x 46″
Private collection

How the San Gabriel Valley Inspired California Impressionism and Lured Artists from Across the Nation (Part II of III)
Cover Article by Elaine Adams

This issue also includes:
Spotlight on the CAC Chapters: A Round of Applause for the Chairpersons by Molly Siple
Hungry Eye: Time for Heroes – A Visit with Christopher Slatoff by Kirk Silsbee
California Scene Painting at the Recently-Opened Hilbert Museum by Liz Goldner
• Collectors’ Circle Corner
• Signature Artists’ Report
• Programs & Workshops
• CAC Chapter News & Events
• News Briefs
• Donations
• Museum/Gallery Exhibitions and Lectures
• In Memoriam [Jane Kellogg Baggott (Nov. 16, 1926 – Mar. 31, 2016); Donald Durborow (Mar. 19, 1923 – Mar. 15, 2016)]
• Book Review
• Membership News
• New Members

November 2016 E-Newsletter


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This issue includes:
CAC ANNOUNCEMENTS
*Annual Holiday Luncheon (Dec. 4, 2016; PMCA tour, AT&CC lunch)
*#GivingTuesday (Nov. 29, 2016)
CALL FOR ENTRIES
Musical Motifs (Altadena Town & Country Club, DEADLINE Dec. 5)
Lights, Camera, California: Starring Roles for Scenic Sites (Old Mill, DEADLINE Dec. 12)
PAINT-OUTS AND CHAPTER EVENTS
JAN 14: Palm Springs Chapter Paint-Out (Whitewater Adobe Park)
EXHIBITIONS
Miniatures En Plein Air (Through Jan. 8, 2017; CAC Gallery at the Old Mill)
San Francisco to San Diego: California Urban Landscapes (Through Jan, 24, 2017; Altadena Town & Country Club)
The Plein Air Perspective (Through Jan. 28, 2017; Millard Sheets Art Center, Pomona)
MEMBERSHIP Do You Need to Renew Your Membership?
MEMBER NEWS, CALLS FOR ENTRIES, & MORE Calls for Entries, Member News, etc.

October 2016 E-Newsletter


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This issue includes:
CAC ANNOUNCEMENTS Membership Survey
CALL FOR ENTRIES
The 106th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition (Autry Museum of the American West, DEADLINE Oct. 24)
Musical Motifs (Altadena Town & Country Club, DEADLINE Dec. 5)
Lights, Camera, California: Starring Roles for Scenic Sites (Old Mill, DEADLINE Dec. 12)
WORKSHOPS
Three-Day Workshop with Michael Obermeyer (Obermeyer Studio, Laguna Beach, Nov. 11-13, 2016)
PAINT-OUTS AND CHAPTER EVENTS
OCT 22: Malibu/Ventura County Chapter Paint/Sculpt-Out (Sycamore Cove Beach, Malibu)
OCT 22: Sacramento Chapter Paint/Sculpt-Out (Nevada City, CA)
NOV 12: Palm Springs Chapter Paint-Out (Joshua Tree National Park)
EXHIBITIONS
The Majesty of the Great Race Place: California Paints Historic Santa Anita Park (Through Oct. 22, 2016; Santa Anita Park, Arcadia, CA)
Miniatures En Plein Air (Through Jan. 8, 2017; CAC Gallery at the Old Mill)
San Francisco to San Diego: California Urban Landscapes (Through Jan, 24, 2017; Altadena Town & Country Club)
The Plein Air Perspective (Through Jan. 28, 2017; Millard Sheets Art Center, Pomona)
MEMBERSHIP Do You Need to Renew Your Membership?
MEMBER NEWS, CALLS FOR ENTRIES, & MORE Calls for Entries, Member News, etc.

Terri Thickstun

Summer-Fall 2016 CAC Newsletter



John Bond Francisco (1863-1931)
Out of the Dust, c.1918
Oil on canvas, 34″ x 46″
Private collection

How the San Gabriel Valley Inspired California Impressionism and Lured Artists from Across the Nation (Part I of III)
Cover Article by Elaine Adams

This issue also includes:
Tony Peters and William Wray: Two Artists with an Eye for Urban Beauty by Molly Siple
Hungry Eye: Gerald Ackerman (1928-2016) by Kirk Silsbee
Curating the David Leffel Retrospective and Insights into the Artist by Michael Zakian
105th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition: Raises the Bar for Contemporary-Traditional Fine Art – and Future Installments of this Hallmark Display by Beverly Chang
• Collectors’ Circle Corner
• Signature Artists’ Report
• Programs & Workshops
• CAC Chapter News & Events
• Call for Entries
• News Briefs
• Donations
• Museum/Gallery Exhibitions and Lectures
• Bulletin Board
• In Memoriam [Kenneth Steven Auster (July 16, 1949 – January 29, 2016)]
• Book Review
• Membership News
• New Members

September 2016 E-Newsletter


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This issue includes:
CAC ANNOUNCEMENTS Staff Announcement: Stephanie Campbell is the new Program Coordinator.
CALL FOR ENTRIES
The Plein Air Perspective (Millard Sheets Art Center, Pomona, CA, DEADLINE Sept. 16)
The 106th Annual Gold Medal Exhibition (Autry Museum of the American West, DEADLINE Oct. 24)
WORKSHOPS
One-Day Workshop with Rodolfo Rivademar (Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles, Sept. 21, 2016)
Three-Day Workshop with Michael Obermeyer (Obermeyer Studio, Laguna Beach, Nov. 11-13, 2016)
PAINT-OUTS AND CHAPTER EVENTS
SEPT 17: Malibu/Ventura County Chapter Paint/Sculpt-Out (Paramount Ranch, Agoura Hills)
NOV 12: Palm Springs Chapter Paint-Out (Joshua Tree National Park)
EXHIBITIONS
Miniatures En Plein Air (Through Jan. 8, 2017; CAC Gallery at the Old Mill)
Golden State Sunshine (Through Sept. 20, 2016; Altadena Town & Country Club)
Plein Air at the Fair (Through Sept. 27, 2016; Millard Sheets Art Center, Pomona)
San Francisco to San Diego: California Urban Landscapes (Through Jan, 24, 2017; Altadena Town & Country Club)
The Majesty of the Great Race Place: California Art Club Paints Historic Santa Anita Park (Sept. 29-Oct. 22, 2016; Santa Anita Park, Arcadia, CA)
The Plein Air Perspective (Nov. 5, 2016-Jan. 28, 2017; Millard Sheets Art Center, Pomona)
MEMBERSHIP Do You Need to Renew Your Membership?
MEMBER NEWS, CALLS FOR ENTRIES, & MORE Calls for Entries, Member News, etc.

August 2016 E-Newsletter


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This issue includes:
CAC ANNOUNCEMENTS Staff Transitions (Madeleine Aguilar and Kate Austin leaving CAC. Kate Plumley becomes Membership Coordinator. Melissa Franks takes over as Membership Coordinator.)
CALL FOR ENTRIES
San Francisco to San Diego: California Urban Landscapes (at Altadena Town & Country Club; DEADLINE Aug 10, 2016)
La Casita Plein Air Festival Exhibition and Sale (La Casita del Arroyo, Pasadena, CA, Oct. 9, 2016)
The Majesty of the Great Race Place: CAC Paints Historic Santa Anita Park (Santa Anita Park, Arcadia, CA, DEADLINE August 17)
Plein Air at the Fair (Millard Sheets Art Center, Pomona, CA, DEADLINE: RSVP by August 19)
The Plein Air Perspective (Millard Sheets Art Center, Pomona, CA, DEADLINE Sept. 16)
PAINT-OUTS AND CHAPTER EVENTS One-Day Workshop with Rodolfo Rivademar (Griffith Observatory, Los Angeles, Sept. 21, 2016)
PAINT-OUTS AND CHAPTER EVENTS
AUG 20: Malibu/Ventura County Chapter Paint/Sculpt-Out (Leo Carrillo Beach, Malibu)
AUG 21: Monterey Chapter Demo (Randall Sexton at Carmel Visual Arts, Carmel)
AUG 27: San Francisco/Bay Area Chapter Paint/Sculpt-Out (Coyote Point, San Mateo)
ONGOING EXHIBITIONS
Reflections in Water (Through August 28, 2016; St. Mary’s College Museum of Art)
The Old Mill: Celebrating Two Centuries (Through Sept. 11, 2016; CAC Gallery at the Old Mill)
Golden State Sunshine (Through Sept. 20, 2016; Altadena Town & Country Club)
Miniatures En Plein Air (Coming Soon! Sept. 13, 2016-Jan. 8, 2017; CAC Gallery at the Old Mill)
MEMBERSHIP Do You Need to Renew Your Membership?
EXHIBITS, CALLS FOR ENTRIES, & MORE Calls for Entries, Member News, etc.

Deborah Hamilton

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