Arts Building

Give artists more walls

Wow — amazing new art at the Arts Building. Kudos to Placer Arts for this new show, “Writing on Walls.” These talented artists should be invited to do a mural on one of the b ...

Browne takes walk on wild side with art

Rudy Browne, 70, is a Meadow Vista artist whose show, “Views of Nature,” is on display through the end of September at the Arts Building Gallery, located at 808 Lincoln Way in ...

Padilla artwork packs punch

I would like to share my wonderful experience at Stan Padilla’s “Altered States” retrospective (Journal, Feb. 24). The art was amazing and I was also surprised at the uniqu ...

Stan's man of the hour at Arts Building

Art isn’t about pretty pictures for Stan Padilla. The Arts Building’s most senior artist-in-residence has big plans for his pieces, offering a modern take on ancient beliefs a ...

Stoll finding beauty in the small things

Susan Stoll finds delight in the details. “Quite often I’m not looking at the thing everyone else is looking at,” she said. The longtime Auburn resident finds beauty in the ...

Embracing the bright and bold

Traci Owens doesn’t do small. Visit her studio, located in the basement of the Arts Building, and you might feel dwarfed by creations like “I Hope You Dance,” a metal scul ...