Posts Tagged ‘fineart’

     This week The Beat is getting ready for American Craft Week. We are joining in with over 25 other venues in our county and hundreds of others across the nation featuring crafters and their crafts that enrich our lives. Our feature artist/crafter will be Jackie Gardener, from the South Coast of Mendocino County. Jackie […]


     This month at the gallery we are focusing on our own works. After a fun summer of two great shows and new found artist friends, it’s time to hunker down and get ready for fall and the holiday season. Michael is ordering gift items for the gallery floor, we have purchased a few new […]


     Pamela Holmes    ‘ Leibniz’s Seeing Double’        mixed media on metal       ‘Courage to Imagine,’ the current show at The Beat, has proved to be another winner. And, as diverse as all the artists are, the presentation is surprisingly peaceful. This is a testament to good placement and design by not only the artists, […]


     What a month!  Just when you think you are in “greased grooves”…oh well, onward. The West Coast Assemblage Show is winding down. We want to thank all the pals and friends who came by, the show has been a great success. Had we have known what a splash this show would be for our […]


     The opening night for our West Coast Art Assemblage Show was a smashing success. The little gallery was packed, with overflow out the door and on to the sidewalk. Once the show was hung, we had a day to quietly admire the incredible array of talent from up and down the coast of California. […]


      Still getting ready for this show….West Coast Art Assemblage Show here at The Beat Gallery. At the left, is ‘Trustee From The Toolroom,’ from another of our artists, Victoria Roberts, from Sierra Madre. Victoria is highly influenced by the works of Joseph Cornell, and her works show it. The balance and thought put into […]


    In continuing a look at the artists represented at the West Coast Art Assemblage Show, here’s Hans Bruhner. We met Hans several years ago and have enjoyed his captivating personality and imaginative works ever since. Hans was born in Stockholm, Sweden. A self-taught photographer, he has remained on the art scene since the sixties, enjoying a “beat” aesthetic  that he brings […]