Napa Valley Journals

Art in the Napa Valley

A travel journal to Napa Valley by Barb B

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Quote: "True art is in the eye of the beholder" A famous quotation that consistently rings true in Napa Valley, a place which provides equal rights for all art forms! Photography, art on canvas, sculpture, ceramics, music, culinary arts, vitaculture, media art-- Every one is represented and graciously respected!

Art in the Napa Valley

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Napa Art Photo, Napa Valley, California
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"True art is in the eye of the beholder" A famous quotation that consistently rings true in Napa Valley, a place which provides equal rights for all art forms! Photography, art on canvas, sculpture, ceramics, music, culinary arts, vitaculture, media art-- Every one is represented and graciously respected! The Fantastic collection of Veronica and Rene Di Rosa has brought 40 years of modern art by California artists together in the Napa Valley at the Di Rosa Preserve. The Culinary Institute represents my personal favorite art form at its very best! Musical art presentations in vineyards, meadows and cellars range from Willie Nelson to Bon Jovi and from Preservation Hall J...Read More

Art Galleries

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Attraction | "Favorite Galleries"

Art Galleries Photo, Napa Valley, California
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Numerous galleries in the Napa Valley offer an extensive collection of the art and essence of the Valley; its vineyards, restaurants, and world class landscapes. Local favorites and internationally recognized artists are displayed in a wide range of media. Exciting presentations in oils, acrylics, pastels, watercolors, etchings, bronze and various ceramic and sculptured items are all displayed. Sophisticated original works, limited edition graphics, some whimsical, some functional, and all delightful! A brief listing of some of the best galleries: ART ON MAIN - 1359 Main Street, St Helena - Opened in 1966, a local favorite with an extremely knowledgeable staff. Open ...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 22, 2000

Art Galleries
Throughout Napa Valley
Napa Valley, California

di Rosa Preserve

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Attraction | "The di Rosa Preserve"

di Rosa Preserve Photo, Napa Valley, California
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A wide range of styles, media and subject matters comprise a history lesson in the creative energies of the San Francisco Bay area during the past 50 years. The di Rosa Preserve is a magnificent exhibition of the art collection of Rene and Veronica di Rosa. Situated on a 460-acre spot on Winery Lake in southern Napa, the acreage was purchased by the di Rosa’s in 1960. Rene di Rosa converted the 1886 stone winery into his home and used the surrounding land for cattle. He later sold much of the land as acreage for vineyards, and the current preserve encompasses the 35 acre lake and 53 acres of surrounding galleries. Two devoted patrons of the arts, Rene di Rosa and his late wife &...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 10, 2000

di Rosa Preserve
5200 Carneros Highway
Napa Valley, California 94559
(707) 226-5991

Wineries Featuring Art Displays

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Wineries Featuring Art Displays Photo, Napa Valley, California
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Napa Valley, a place which provides equal rights for all art forms! Photography, art on canvas, sculpture, ceramics, music, culinary arts, vitaculture, media art-- Every one is represented and graciously respected.Many of our wonderful wineries also offer various forms of art exhibits for the enjoyment of guests. As locals, we offer a few of our favorites and hope you enjoy them too! Clos Pegase Winery, 1060 Dunaweal Lane, Calistoga On the third Saturday of each month at 2 pm, "A Bacchanalian History of Wine Seen through 4,000 Years of Art," a multimedia presentation illustrating wine's ancient sources and the art it inspired. Free, No reservations required. ...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on December 17, 2000

Wineries Featuring Art Displays
Throughout Napa Valley
Napa Valley, California