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September 18, 2019

SB Museum of Natural History Hosts Breathtaking Art Show

From Saturday, September 28 to Sunday, September 29, 10:00 AM–5:00 PM, the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History will feature 30 works from 11 local celebrated artists to raise funds to support Museum exhibits.

Featured artists include Peter Adams, Jannene Behl, John Cosby, Steve Curry, Rick Garcia, Derek Harrison, Ray Hunter, Craig Nelson, Jordan Pope, Thomas Van Stein, and Ralph Waterhouse. The show is curated by Diane Waterhouse in conjunction with the Museum’s sold-out art dinner event, The Artist’s Table.

All art is for sale and 50% of the proceeds will be donated to the Museum to support the 2020 summer exhibits, including Butterflies Alive! and an amazing display of gems, minerals, and fossils. The exhibition is free with paid Museum admission.

About the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

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