PlacerArts

Auburn Art Walk worth the stroll

Thursday is the third Auburn Art Walk of the season. For those unfamiliar with the concept, local artists team up with local businesses and agencies and display their art while peo ...

Reader Input: Let’s head off PlacerArts’ move

Losing PlacerArts’ presence downtown is a big blow to the Auburn community (“PlacerArts submits 30-day notice,” Journal, Aug. 3). As a former staff member and c ...

PlacerArts submits 30-day notice

In an effort to reduce rental costs and expand the footprint of its organization, the PlacerArts board of trustees has decided to submit 30-day notice to its Downtown Auburn landlo ...

Holocaust survivor is focus of PlacerArts presentation

PlacerArts is thrilled to announce the inaugural Let’s Never Forget series – “The Night and Hope of Arnošt Lustig: A Holocaust Survivor’s Story.&rdqu ...

PlacerArts: No plans to leave Auburn

If you’re on the mailing list for the Auburn City Council agenda, you may have noticed that Monday night’s meeting includes a resolution in support of keeping a local a ...

‘Cowboy and Western’ on tap for Auburn Library Garden Theatre Summer Series

The Auburn Library Amphitheater is about to relive the glory days of the cowboy when the Old West Trio takes over the PlacerArts Summer Series. The Old West Trio describes themse ...

Auburn puts welcome mat out for summer tourist season

A frothy economy – and, with it, the promise of a buoyant summer tourism season -- is moving into high gear, with Auburn poised to catch a share of some pent-up wanderlust am ...

Auburn puts out welcome mat for summer tourism

A frothy economy – and, with it, the promise of a buoyant summer tourism season — is moving into high gear, with Auburn poised to catch a share of some pent-up wanderlu ...

She’s getting those creative juices rolling

“Apehanger Alice” is not competing in the “Outside the Box” art show. To see her best work, you’ll have to attend a Flood Water Roller Derby game. But ...

A man of many expressions

Jim Lee of Meadow Vista will say that he has been an artist his whole life, from drawing on spools of paper meant to protect the rug in his family’s home to creating statues ...

Another View: Those who give time, energy to projects make Auburn better

Every small town wants to view themselves from the perspective of Sheriff Andy Taylor and the town of Mayberry. But here in Auburn, I believe we are close. Although Police Chief ...

Some new faces on this year’s Autumn Art Studios Tour

To get an idea of the scope of the Placer County art scene, one only has to look at the map for the 20th annual Autumn Art Studios Tour. While it only covers the western half of ...

Auburn Art Walk hasn’t lost a step in 20 years

If you follow the whole right brain/left brain thinking, where the right side fuels creativity and the left side leans toward numbers and analysis, you have to wonder what would ha ...

Loomis artist Matt Konar takes Best of Show in open juried competition

Matt Konar, of Loomis, won Best of Show for his work entitled "Jesus in Blue Jeans." “I want to extend my thanks to the many folks behind the scenes who make the ...

Quarter century of free concerts does not go unnoticed

As the Library Garden Summer Series enters its 25th year, the committee behind it has a lot of people and organizations to thank for helping them along the way. From early program ...