Recent A&E Features

Friday, September 18, 2020

Palo Alto welcomes Bay Bridge light artist for new gallery show

Leo Villareal's dazzling "Harmony of the Spheres," a new exhibition at Pace Gallery, is on view until Oct. 10.

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Thursday, September 17, 2020

How Misfits Bakehouse became the source of the Bay Area's best gluten-free goods

An interview with Mina Makram an Egyptian refugee, former engineer and self-taught baker determined to overcome the "stigma" of gluten-free bread.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Library's 'shelter-in-play' game night is up to chance

The Menlo Park Library is kicking off the weekend with a "shelter-in-play" online game night featuring Lotería, a traditional Mexican game of chance.

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POST event asks, 'Conservation for Whom?'

The history of the U.S. environmental movement and its sometimes-fraught relationship with communities of color will be discussed in an webinar hosted by Peninsula Open Space Trust.

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Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Black Lives Matter muralists reflect on art, social justice

The power of public art to bring communities together, foster conversations and amplify racial equity initiatives was the theme of a virtual panel discussion hosted by Palo Alto's Public Art Program on Thursday, Sept. 10.

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Friday, September 11, 2020

The art of adapting: Creatives focus on the divine — and the sublime — this fall

Take a peek at some highlights of the upcoming fall arts season on the Midpeninsula, many of which will take place in cyberspace.

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Midpeninsula to observe 9/11 anniversary virtually through multifaith event

An annual event that would normally take bring dozens of people outside Palo Alto City Hall to remember the lives lost in the 9/11 terrorist attacks will still continue this year, only online.

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Tuesday, September 8, 2020

God comes to Palo Alto -- via Zoom

Kicking off its 90th season, the venerable Palo Alto Players presents a show that mixes the ancient with the oh-so-modern: the comedy "An Act of God," performed via livestream through Sept. 20.

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Accessing campus 'Museums From Home'

Stanford University's Cantor Arts Center and Anderson Collection's "Museums From Home" program is offering a variety of new ways to experience art at the two institutions, even when it's not possible to be there in person.

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Palo Alto hosts artists' panel on racial equity

Artists who contributed to Palo Alto's Black Lives Matter mural will discuss art, racial equity and the Black Lives Matter movement in a virtual panel discussion hosted by the Palo Alto Public Art Program.

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