INSIDE-OUT: Art by David Lawson

Hello all, I know, long time no see! The school year has started up once again and we now have our first exhibition of the Fall semester up!  The reception is tonight for artist David Lawson.  Come check out his amazing drawings and paintings.  He will also have some specially printed postcards that he signed with several different designs for people to take while available.  Don’t miss out!

Reception will be at Gresham Art Gallery from 5-7pm

701 S. Mount Vernon Ave, San Bernardino, CA 92410

Free parking in lots 3, 4 and 5

Questions? 909-384-4432

Water Colors: Visions from the Deep- Reception tonight!

Hello all! Well we went missing for a little bit, but now that the semester at Valley has started up again, we hope to start fresh as well giving you the latest info on SBVC Art Department events.

Our newest exhibition features wonderful underwater photography by Redlands Underwater Photography Club.  Come and meet the artists and listen to a brief 15 minute talk about the process of underwater photography. 

Reception will be from 5pm-7pm

Show will run through February 3rd

Gresham Art Gallery

701 S. Mt. Vernon Ave.

San Bernardino, CA 92410

Free parking in lots 3, 4 and 5 during the reception

Dia De Los Muertos Exhibition and Celebration TONIGHT

Come join us for our reception for Gresham Art Gallery’s Dia De Los Muertos Exhibition.  There will also be lots of activity going on outside of the gallery as well, many student clubs will be selling food, there will be aztec dancers, and more. The reception and activities will run from 5pm-9pm.

Gresham Art Gallery

701 South Mount Vernon Ave.

San Bernardino, CA 92410

FREE Parking in lots 3, 4, and 5 during the reception

More info: 909-384-4432

SBVC Past and Present Art Faculty Exhibition Reception Tomorrow Night!

Come check out all the artwork made by our talented art faculty from the past years as well as from our current instructors. Here is a list of the past and present faculty on display:

Mary Sue Anderson

Bruce Bachman

Mandi Batalo

John Berry

Ashley Blalock

Richard Bosard (In Memoriam)

John Butterfield

Linda Fisher-Butterfield

Andy Clift

Brian Cooper

Marvin Ericsen

Louis Fox

Evelyn Ifft-Harvill

Donal Jolley

David Lawrence

Donna Morin

Deborah Pratt

Ken Reed

David Rosales

Ed Sotello

Brad Spence

Jim Stewart

Ross Thompson

Gerry F. Vom Steeg

Ian White

Sue Williams

Marc Wurmbrand

Gresham Art Gallery

701 S. Mount Vernon Ave.

San Bernardino, CA 92410


Every Which Way by Rick Caughman, Reception on Monday!

Our first exhibition of the Fall semester is by local artist Rick Caughman titled Every Which Way.  He presents art pieces of various mediums and concepts.  Come check it out! The show will run until September 9th and the reception will be this coming Monday (August 22nd) in the evening. 

Gresham Art Gallery

701 S. Mount Vernon Ave

San Bernardino, CA 92410

Reception: August 22nd, 5-7pm

Free parking in lots 3, 4, and 5 during the event

More info: 909-384-4432

Attention artistic/creative students, scholarship opportunity!

The San Bernardino Hometown Heroes Military Banners Program, in conjunction with the City of San Bernardino, is inviting all artistically talented high school and college students to submit designs for banners that will be displayed on the light poles of major streets throughout the city which will honor the many men and women who are in the United States Armed Forces who are residents of the city.  The winning design will be the official banner design for all banners displayed in the city.  Scholarships will be given to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place designs.

The deadline to submit designs is September 23rd, 2011.  You may submit designs to Renee Ramey at  If you have questions you can call the office at the following number: 909-384-5188

This is an excellent opportunity! Don’t miss out!

Video Games Live Tour- October 29th at Cal State San Bernardino

Video Games Live is coming to Cal State San Bernardino in October, above is a trailer from 2005. Check it out! Art fans, music fans, gamers and all around creative people should take an interest and consider attending. Tickets on sale now at

Images from Student Show Reception

This year’s reception for the Annual Student Exhibition was a great success! We had so many people in attendance, a wonderful turnout.  Thanks again to everyone who helped out at the reception and donated food.  Here are some images from the reception.  You can find more images in the photo album on our Facebook page! Just click on our profile pic to the right of the blog page.

Reception for Annual Student Exhibition this coming Monday!

Our reception and awards ceremony will take place from 5-7pm in honor of all of our talented students in the Art Department.  Don’t miss out! There will be plenty of refreshments. Many of the student art pieces on display are for sale as well, definitely come take a look.  Hope to see you there!

Reception and awards ceremony

Monday, May 9th, 5-7pm

Gresham Art Gallery

701 S. Mount Vernon Ave.

San Bernardino, CA 92410

Photos from Improvisations reception

Well better late than never! Here are some photos from the reception for our Improvisations Exhibition that was held last month.  It was a nice turn out as all 4 artists were in attendance!

The artists from Left to Right: Mona Lisa Whitaker, Richard Allen May III, June Edmonds, Michael Massenburg