Featuring artworks by Bay Area elder artists created in AWE classes. The works are arranged in four groups: “AWE 30th Annual Exhibit,” “Over the Years: Works from the AWE Archive,” “The AWE Senior Bridge Project: Mental Health and Social Connection,” and “Spotlight on Artists of Laguna Honda Hospital.”
The exhibition will be on display on the Ground Floor and in the North Light Court of San Francisco City Hall and is free and open to the public. Hours: Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Closed Saturday, Sunday and Legal Holidays. (Hours subject to change. visit sf.gov/cityhall for updates.)
Sun. Jan. 8 – Fri. Feb. 3, 2023
Opening Reception: January 14, Sat., Jan. 14, 2:00- 4:00 pm
The women of AWE at the
SF Women Artists Gallery
Wed. Jan. 4 – Wed. Mar. 1, 2023
The AWE 30th Annual Exhibit at the
San Francisco War Memorial and Performing Arts Center Lobby
401 Van Ness Avenue, SF, CA 94102
AWE 30th Annual Exhibit Online Opening Event
Sun. Oct. 23, 2022, 2-4 pm PT
Our biggest event of the year! We celebrate the artists of the AWE program.
Cover art “Sunset” by Jiang, Yi
AWE Table at the Cole Valley Fair featuring an Art Workshop
Date: Sunday Sept. 25, 2022
Time: 10a – 5p
Location: West side of Cole St. at Carl St.
Come down to the Cole Valley neighborhood street fair – enjoy the fall weather, the many local vendors, and the food! Stop by and visit the AWE table and create some art with us!
AWE/CAST/Openhouse Summer in the City Community Get-Together
featuring an Art Walk and Art Workshop with Openhouse, DISH, and Mint Mall
Thu. Aug. 18, 1-4pm
44 Mary St. SF, CA
Please join us for a special summer event! Artists from the Art With Elders class at Openhouse will be exhibiting their work at an Art Walk and Art Workshop hosted by the Community Arts Stabilization Trust outdoors in The Parks at 5M at Minna & Mary St. (44 Mary St. SF, CA 94103-2902)
Stop by to check out the beautiful art in the park, bring a pencil or a sketchbook, and get inspired by the surrounding urban oasis!
AWE Senior Bridge Project Town Hall Online Meeting
Sun. Aug. 7, 1:30-3:00p PT
We invite all of our Artist Participants, Community Partner Staff, Friends, and Family to join us for an online meeting and art presentation. During this special online gathering of our AWE family, we will showcase a presentation of current artwork from the AWE classes and discuss the AWE Senior Bridge Project. The focus of the Senior Bridge Project is to identify and discuss issues of concern in the lives of our senior artists.
Creative Aging Expo at The Lake Merritt 1800 Madison St. Oakland, CA
In Person Event
Tuesday July 26 – 2-3:30p
Join us for a celebration highlighting creative older adults and the organizations that support them, including the residents of The Lake Merritt! View our gallery, mix and mingle with fellow art enthusiasts, and learn more about resources that are available to nurture your creativity and connect you to a community of like-minded people. Featuring Art with Elders, Front Porch, Zimbabwe Theatre Academy, and Cosmic Elders Theatre Ensemble. You won’t want to miss this one!
February 23, 2022 – December 31, 2022
Art With Elders Celebrates Black History with this special exhibit honoring African American Artists. The exhibit spotlights the creativity of African American artists within the AWE program. Laguna Honda Hospital artists are featured along with participants from several other San Francisco Bay Area communities.
The exhibit can be viewed in our Online Exhibits Gallery.
Work from the exhibit by Laguna Honda residents is also on display on the first floor at Laguna Honda Hospital, but public access to Laguna Honda remains restricted due to precautions related to COVID-19.
Tues. Jan. 4 – Mon. Jan. 31, 2022
4117 19th Street, San Francisco, California 94114
M-S 7:30a 5:00p, except Wed. closes at 12:30
Art With Elders Exhibit at SF Women Artists
Tues. Jan. 11 – Fri. Mar. 4, 2022
Opening Reception – Sat. Jan. 15, 2022 2-4pm
647 Irving Street at 8th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94122
10:30 – 5:30 Tuesday – Saturday
Celebrating our women artists, featuring AWE participants from Laguna Honda Hospital, The Reutlinger Community, Pacific Heights Care Center, Cypress Golden Gate, Oak Center Towers, Western Park Apartments, On Lok Peralta, UCSF Memory and Aging Center, and more…!