Now Showing

March 21 through May 17, 2015

life-of-a-redwoodsforwebIGNITE!:
The Art of Sustainability

 A dynamic exploration of California's ecological issues by leading contemporary artists from six regions throughout the state, this exhibit examines natural and human forces that have shaped California's current landscape. Artists include: Kim Abeles, Charles Bello, Robert Dawson, Sant Khalsa, Judith Lowry, Linda MacDonald, Ann Savageau, Kim Stringfellow, Penelope Gottlieb, Newton Harrison & Helen Mayer Harrison, Gyongy Laky, Luke Matjas, and Daniel McCormick. Ignite!: The Art of Sustainability is a traveling exhibition from Exhibit Envoy, in conjunction with the California Association of Museums' Green Museums Initiative and funded by The James Irvine Foundation. Support for its Ukiah venue is provided by the Sun House Guild.

(Above) Linda MacDonald, Life of a Redwood, 2012, oil on canvas
Courtesy of the Artist

img cirsium vulgare

(Left) Penelope Gottlieb, Cirsium vulgare,
Courtesy of the Artist

img ignite

(Left) IGNITE! The Art of Sustainability,
in the Main Gallery










 Also, in the Spriggs Foyer:

SONGS OF THE CIVIL WAR:
Sheet Music from the
Museum Collections

img 9652 just before battleimg 9469 union god flag



 

sun house symbolThe Grace Hudson Museum & Sun House
Come enjoy regional art and culture in the context of an extraordinary family.

The Grace Hudson Museum and Sun House in Ukiah, California, is an art, history and anthropology museum and historic home focusing on the lifeworks of artist Grace Carpenter Hudson (1865-1937) and her ethnologist husband, Dr. John W. Hudson (1857-1936). Changing interdisciplinary exhibitions and public programs highlight Western American art, California Indian cultures, histories of the diverse North Coast region of California, and the work of contemporary regional artists.

Back to Top