Engagement

The Promised Land 48 x 144 Triptych Oil on Canvas

Beyond The Challenges Of Our Time

October 28, 2017 | 5PM – 6:30PM at Desta Gallery We invite you to join Desta Gallery and our distinguished guest speakers to come together in the spirit of community for an evening of conversation and giving. The dialog will reflect upon our current social and political art exhibition in the gallery, concerns related to […]

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Prartho Sereno

A Gathering in Wonder

Prartho Sereno, Elizabeth Klein, Robert Schoene, Judy Anderson Friday, April 28th, 6 p.m. Desta Gallery 417 San Anselmo Ave. Please join us for a celebration of the joys of poetry, art, tea, and community at Desta Gallery in Downtown San Anselmo. Outgoing Marin Poet Laureate Prartho Sereno has designed a performance to return participants to […]

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loves many voices

Love’s Many Voices

Desta Gallery invites you to Love’s Many Voices Poetry Reading by Leisha Douglas • Limited Edition Prints by Robin Brandes Saturday, February 11, 2017, 3 – 4pm 417 San Anselmo Avenue, San Anselmo, CA 94960 Reserve your space by signing up at the gallery, or call 415-524-8932 or email 415-524-8932 or email info@destagallery.com – Free […]

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lost-in-nature

To be lost in nature is to be found

Desta Gallery Invites you to celebrate the launch of Robin Brandes’ and Leisha Douglas’ Art and Poetry Book TO BE LOST IN NATURE IS TO BE FOUND Friday, October 7th, 2016   .   6pm – 8pm 417 San Anselmo Avenue, San Anselmo, CA 94960  A Must have! Stop by and see this beautiful contemplative book at Desta […]

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White Rain,30x30,Encauztic,Mixed Media

Encaustic Demonstration by Judith Williams

Saturday, May 28th, at 3:00pm What is Encaustic? Oil, acrylic, watercolor are familiar terms of mediums used in art making. What is encaustic? Judith Williams will define this term, and give a brief history of this unique medium. She will also display the components, tools, and equipment, and demonstrate how when combined, they result in […]

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Japanese Tea Ceremony Images

Japanese Tea Ceremony

Saturday, June 27th 10:00 am – 11:30 am Participation in a Japanese Tea Ceremony, as it is referred to in the West, has been likened to a “dance of charity between host and guests,” and also as a form of “kinetic meditation.” Brought to Japan from China by Buddhist monks in the 9th century, its […]

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The Art of Sculpture

The Art of Sculpture

The Art of Sculpture Demonstration by Sandy Frank Friday, May 30th at 11:00am Please join us for a special sculptural event. Artist, Sandy Frank will be sharing her process of creating sculpture while doing a live demonstration on the structure of the hand. Complemented with Desta’s organic teas. Sandy Frank is an accomplished sculpture artist […]

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