• Brought Forth From the Forest

    Now through August 13 in the Spotlight Gallery: A group show featuring woodworkers and artists based in the Alameda Point Studios, located on the former Alameda Naval Air Station. From sculpture to fine furniture, this exhibit showcases the diversity of … Continued

  • A-Maze-ing Member Appreciation Party!

    FREE event for Napa Valley Museum Members! Please RSVP to Reserve Your Tickets Not a member yet? Join Now! You are invited to an Exclusive Members-Only Celebration with Sound Maze Inventor Paul Dresher on Friday, July 28 from 5 to … Continued

  • iNSiGHT: the eye behind the lens

      INSIGHT: the capacity to gain an intuitive understanding through acute observation, deduction and perception of a subject with an inner sight or mental vision. “As an outdoor photographer, my aspirations for “iNSiGHT”  comes from the multitude of subjects and objects … Continued

  • Tour the Sound Maze with Inventor Paul Dresher on July 29

    Designed for all ages, all levels of musical experience, and all types of minds, this hands-on installation lets you experiment with extraordinary inventions to discover new ways of creating sound and music. Paul Dresher will be at the Museum on … Continued

  • Tour the Sound Maze with Inventor Paul Dresher on July 1

    Designed for all ages, all levels of musical experience, and all types of minds, this hands-on installation lets you experiment with extraordinary inventions to discover new ways of creating sound and music. Paul Dresher will be at the Museum on … Continued

  • Tour the Sound Maze with Inventor Paul Dresher on June 24

    Designed for all ages, all levels of musical experience, and all types of minds, this hands-on installation lets you experiment with extraordinary inventions to discover new ways of creating sound and music. Paul Dresher will be at the Museum on … Continued

  • Phoebe & Geoff Ellsworth: Like Mother Like Son

    Beloved Napa Valley artists Phoebe Ellsworth and Geoff Ellsworth are an extraordinary mother-son duo whose vibrant and colorful artwork has inspired generations of adoring fans. Meet Phoebe and Geoff in person on June 10 from 4-7 pm. Select works will … Continued

  • Justin-Siena High School Visual Art Show

    Visit and Vote for the “People’s Choice Award”
    Sponsored by Justin-Siena High School Student Curatorial Team and National Arts Honors Society

  • Embracing Imperfection: Contemporary Expressions of Wabi Sabi

    Embracing Imperfection: Contemporary Expressions of Wabi Sabi is an exhibition that explores the practices of contemporary artists Adam Chapman, Jim Melchert, and Leah Rosenberg through the lens of the traditional Japanese aesthetic and philosophy of Wabi Sabi.

  • ebb and flow

    Ryan Reynolds’ artistic project, based on the Napa Valley region, integrates time-based representations of the contemporary landscape with historical photos of people who shaped the region.

  • Symphony of E-motion

    Boback Emad in the Spotlight Gallery

  • Mother Nature, Eccentric Architect

    Artists have always been drawn to nature as a subject for representative art. The natural world has been used to promote visions of both pastoral order and chaotic disorder. Julia Crane’s art, however, derives not from any overarching attitude toward … Continued

  • Iconic Labels: Anchor Brewing Illustrator James Stitt

    Anchor Brewing illustrator James Stitt has been hand-drawing labels for the San Francisco craft brewing company for 40 plus years. Every year Stitt creates a unique label for the Anchor Steam Christmas Ale, which was first released in 1975. This … Continued

  • Made Precious: Alexis Arnold & Esther Traugot

    Celebrate the opening reception of “Made Precious” with artists Alexis Arnold and Esther Traugot on Saturday, August 6 from 5-7pm. In Arnold and Traugot’s work objects both natural and man-made are made precious by encapsulating them in crystal and fiber. … Continued

  • Down the Rabbit Hole: Innovative Independent Video Games

    Fall Down the Rabbit Hole and into the world of independent video games!

  • Abuzz: Installation and new work by Amber Imrie-Situnayake

    Join us for the opening reception of Abuzz, a solo exhibition of Amber Imrie-Situnayake’s fiber-based installations. Hum is an interactive installation of eight hanging hive/cocoons made from woven fiber and incorporating hand-embroidered insects and LED lights. Hanging at shoulder height, … Continued

  • Brian Singer

    Artist Statement In my works on paper, I’m exploring the printed word as a visual representation of information, attempting to uncover new meaning in what is slowly becoming an outdated form. Crossing out the entirety of a written text while … Continued

  • Justin-Siena High School Visual Art Show

    Opening Reception April 21 6-8pm open to the public Justin-Siena Visual Art presents its annual showcase of digital and studio art.

  • The Masters

    The Yates Foundation has generously loaned to the Museum eight artworks including pieces by Pablo Picasso, Henri Matisse, and Hughes C. Pissarro.