Calabi Gallery

Featuring an Eclectic Array of Primarily 20th Century Artwork

New Show: Bay Area Figurative Expressionism of the 20th Century

Nocturne #2 by Hassel Smith, 1946, Oil on Canvas, 42 x 40 BAY AREA FIGURATIVE EXPRESSIONISM of the 20th CENTURY Our new show is an exploration of modernistic figurative art in the era of Abstract Expressionism. Some of these artists moved back and forth between figuration and abstraction and others were strictly figurative, although generally […]

BAY AREA FIGURATIVE EXPRESSIONISM of the 20th CENTURY

Our new show is an exploration of modernistic figurative art in the era of Abstract Expressionism. Some of these artists moved back and forth between figuration and abstraction and others were strictly figurative, although generally not adhering to conventional concepts of realism. Forms are often extremely abstracted, yet clearly alluding to the human figure, animals, […]

Robert P. McChesney at the SRJC Doyle Library Open House: Friday, April 19th 4-7pm

Canyon Country #2 by Robert Pearson McChesney, 1989, Acrylic on Panel, 36×48 Robert P. McChesney at the SRJC FRANK P. DOYLE LIBRARY Open house: Friday, April 19th 4-7pm The Santa Rosa Junior College (SRJC) Frank P. Doyle Library will host an exhibition of renowned Sonoma County abstract artist Robert P. McChesney through the end of 2019. The exhibit will kick off with […]

WE SHALL OVERCOME: Art of Defiance and Resistance to Illicit Governance and Corporate Malfeasance

This exhibition features works of art in all media which refer to power gone wrong and other social maladies, spanning a period from 1853 to 2017F. While the current political climate was obviously a catalyst for the show, it seemed important to look at the current fascistic situation in the context of the historically perpetual […]