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Campesinos: Workers of the Land    
April 8 - May 24, 2020    

Hi to All!
Currently The PVA Gallery is closed. We plan to reopen on April 8, and will be open during our regular operating hours 11:00-4:00, Wednesday-Sunday as long as we are healthy, and are in compliance with our state and local health recommendations. Expect the "white-glove" treatment, and a diligent team who are following COVID-19 protocols.
What can we say that hasn't been expressed already? While the "show must go on" we must keep our audience safe. On a daily basis, we have 10-15 visitors. When the show opens, we ask that you follow social distancing practices.
We are saddened that so few people will have the opportunity to see our amazing new show, Campesinos: Workers of the Land, in person. We understand that you may not be willing or able to join us in the gallery. However, there is a way to visit this show from the comfort of your own home. The virtual tour of Campesinos, showing each and every artwork in the exhibit, will be posted on the PVA website as soon as the shelter in place order is lifted. We ask that you take the virtual tour; toast our artists with your favorite beverage; let us know what you think of the show and share your thoughts on social media. If you see a piece of art you would like to purchase, and can't come into the gallery, call us or email, and we will give you the details.
Do you need an art fix? Take this or any of the other gallery tours we have posted to our website for the last three years. Check them out: Or click on one of our more recent tours below.
We would like to thank the individuals who have produced this extraordinary exhibit: Consuelo Alba who conceptualized the exhibit and juried the artwork; Gabriel Medina and Judy Stabile, co-curators and jurors; the hanging team, Ome Garcia, Lyn Macdonald, Judy Stabile, and Teresa Zolar; clean up team, Chris Miroyan and Carol Walberg; education team, Shirley Flores Munoz, Karen Lemon, and Ana Paula Teeple who worked so hard on our educational events and are working on curriculum development; and our staff Hedwig, Linda and Brianna. We thank our talented artists who delivered work amid rumors and speculation, with faith that we would "do the right thing" in relation to showing their work. Our hope is that their collective voice will be heard and their artwork will be seen.
Stay connected, healthy and safe.
Warm Regards,
PVA Board of Directors: Trina Coffman-Gomez, Shirley Flores Munoz, Ome Garcia, Aurelio Gonzalez, Beth Shields, Judy Stabile, Ana Paula Teeple

V ote! Your Vote is Your Voice
¡Vote! Su Voto es Su Voz
701 Ocean Street, 3rd Floor, Santa Cruz
 January 27-November 6, 2020
Vote at government center
We thank our collaborators and sponsors: Santa Cruz County Clerk/Elections, Santa Cruz County General Services, Santa Cruz County Arts Commission, and California Humanities. A special thanks to Gail Pellerin, Helen Ruiz-Thomas and Maria Gitin for making it all happen! 
2020 Exhibits 
Take Aways: Art to Go!
January 22 - March 8, 2020

Vote! Your Vote is Your Voice/¡Vote! Su Voto es Su Voz
January 27-November 6, 2020
At 701 Ocean Street, 3rd Floor
Santa Cruz
Campesinos: Workers of the Land
April 8 - May 24, 2020

Annual PVUSD Student Art Show
  Year-round: Exhibit Changes in April 2020

Sculpture Is: In th e Garden 2020
June 1 - October 31, 2020
At Sierra Azul Nursery and Gardens

Movable Murals  
250 Main Street, Downtown Watsonville  
Members' Exhibit: People, Places & Poetry
June 17 - August 2, 2020

Reflections: Monterey Bay Metal Arts Guild
August 26 - October 4, 2020

Mi Casa es Tu Casa
October 28 -December 13, 2020

Current and Past Exhibits 
W ould you like to revisit one of our fabulous exhibits, or did you miss one altogether? Please take a few minutes to explore the 360 degree tours of our gallery by clicking on the links below:    

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