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Local Arts Roundup: Exhibition focuses on photographers


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Tom and Marj Green’s photography exhibition includes this image of Dubrovnik, Croatia.

“Images in Black & White,” a photography exhibition by Los Altos Hills residents Tom and Marj Green, is on display 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. weekdays through Dec. 19 at Woodside Priory School, 302 Portola Road, Portola Valley.

A reception for the artists is slated 6-9 p.m. Friday at the school. Wine and refreshments will be served.

The exhibition features the Greens’ new photos from the Balkans and Rome.

The Greens are fine-art black-and-white photographers. Their photographs reflect urban, industrial and rural works of man. They find beauty and design in common objects and capture how they work with light and shadow to evoke a mood or story. Their images show attention to detail, tonality and composition to create a unique style. They said they aim to document scenes that others might walk by – seeing the “extraordinary in the ordinary.”

For more information, call 400-7789, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or visit tomandmarj.com.

Gallery 9 hosts holiday-theme display

Gallery 9 continues its holiday-themed exhibition through Dec. 23. The all-gallery show features work in a variety of media, from fine-art paintings to jewelry, photography, woodwork, mixed media, sculptures and ceramics.

An artists’ reception is scheduled 5-8 p.m. Friday at the gallery.

Gallery 9 is located at 143 Main St. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Saturdays and noon to 4 p.m. Sundays.

For more information, call 941-7969 or visit gallery9losaltos.com.

Viewpoints Gallery features artist Mitchell

Kathleen Mitchell is the featured artist for December at Viewpoints Gallery. Her exhibition “Contemporary Landscapes” runs through Dec. 29.

An artist’s reception is scheduled 5-8 p.m. Friday at the gallery.

The display highlights Mitch- ell’s acrylic works – landscapes imbued with vibrancy, texture and captivating color combinations.

“I am inspired and challenged by the enduring beauty of Northern California,” said Mitchell, a California native. “Painting the meeting of land and sky with vibrant colors and exuberant textures allows me to go beyond the surface and share the essence and spirit of the contemporary landscape.”

Viewpoints Gallery is located at 315 State St. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Saturdays and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sundays.

For more information on Mitchell, visit kathleenmitchellstudio.com.

For more information on Viewpoints, call 941-5789 or visit viewpointsgallery.com.

LAH Town Hall displays digital art

An exhibition of digital art by Los Altos resident Sterling Haidt, “Abstraction and Connection,” is on display through March at Los Altos Hills Town Hall, 26379 W. Fremont Road.

Haidt’s digital art work is evolving, starting with photography and subsequently including scanned images, nature, abstract and extreme close-up, all used in concert to build a symphony of form and color.

For more information, call 941-7222 or visit losaltoshills.ca.gov.

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