News from the Pajaro Valley Arts Council 
In This Issue
In the Gallery
At Sierra Azul
Call For Artists: AT&T Pro-Am
Call For Artists: Public Project
Exhibit Calendar
Thanks to
Our Sponsors:
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Wild Rose
City of Watsonville

Membership and Donations


If you would like to renew your membership or make a donation, it is as easy as visiting PVAC.

Thanks to Our Exhibit Partners and Sponsors:


Santa Cruz County Museums Partnership


Community Action Board, Community Restoration Project 


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Click through to these organizations to see fabulous exhibits around the County.


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Mountain Arts logo  


Santa Cruz County Bank 


Cabrillo Gallery


Museum of Art & History  



In the Gallery  

Transformation: Envisioning Change

July 8-August 9, 2015


Reception: July 12th 2:00-4:00 PM


Postcard Image and Design by Janet Fine 


Sculpture IS: 2015

At Sierra Azul Nursery and Gardens


Sculpture by Jenni Ward
Sculptue IS: 2015 is at Sierra Azul Nursery and Gardens through October 31st.  Put on your sunscreen, pack a picnic lunch, and enjoy seventy sculptures in the beautiful demonstration gardens. Sierra Azul is open seven days a week from 9:00 to 5:30, and is located at 2660 E. Lake in Watsonville, across from the Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds.

Call For Artists: AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am Poster Contest


Deadline July 31, 2015

Check out the details here.



Call For Artists: City of Watsonville


Main Street Public Art Project

Streetscape and Sidewalk Enhancements


$25,000 Award


Proposal Deadline Extended: August 8, 2015


The City of Watsonville is announcing an incredible opportunity for a Santa Cruz County artist.
Please download and read the 
PVAC is assisting the City by accepting proposals
for this project.


PVAC 2015 Exhibit Calendar

PVUSD Student Art Exhibit at the Watsonville Civic Plaza
May 20 - April 30, 2016
Sculpture IS: 2015 at Sierra Azul
June 1- October 31
Transformation: Envisioning Change
July 8 - August 9
En Nuestra Imagen/In Our Image
August 26 - October 11
Mi Casa es Tu Casa*
October 28 - December 13


* Look for call for entry in upcoming newsletters.


If you are a interested in sponsoring or partnering with us for any of our exhibits, please contact Sharon O'Neil at