Landscape art takes center stage at library’s latest show

From Library Reports

La Jolla Library Art Gallery is set to open a new exhibition in its ongoing community series. The works of 13 regional painters will be on display for show and sale, Sept. 15-Nov. 16, in “Fresh Paint: Impressions of California Plein-Air Artists,” at 7555 Draper Ave.

“Fresh Paint will showcase the beauty and diversity of Southern California and beyond,” according to organizers.

Featured will be landscape, cityscape and seascape paintings from the award-winning Scottie Brown, Ken Goldman, Catherine Grawin, Patricia Jasper Clark, Pat Kelly Robin Hall, Carolyn Hesse-Low, John Modesitt, Scott W. Prior, Ray Roberts, Jeff Yeomans, Marjorie Taylor, and Toni Williams.

A public reception with the artists will be held 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23.

Viewing the exhibition is free of charge during library hours: 1-5 p.m. Sundays; 12:30-5:30 p.m. Mondays; 12:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Wednesdays; 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursdays and Fridays; and 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturdays.

A portion of all art sales will benefit the library fund. For more information, call (858) 552-1657 or visit