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Events Calendar
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Artist Reception

Mar 18 2018
Venue: Benicia Plein Air Gallery, 307 First Street

 

FEATURE ARTIST NAME: Dixie Mohan

 

SHOW TITLE :  Hungry For Art

 

DATES OF SHOW:   March 8 through April 1, 2018

 

RECEPTION DATE AND TIME: Sunday, March 18, 3 to 5 pm

 

The new feature show, “Hungry for Art” at Benicia Plein Air gallery documents the journey of  artist, Dixie Mohan, from the 1960’s Berkeley art  landscape to the last 12 years painting with Benicia Plein Air painters group, aka Da Group.  “I am  looking back in this show, in order to move forward. I feel like the topography of the California landscape is etched in my soul from a lifetime of hiking, exploration, and art.  The way I express that is changing, the new exploration is on the canvas.”    

 

The title “Hungry for Art” comes because of the artist’s concerns about  hunger in  the midst of plenty in our community.  A portion of the proceeds from the sale of works from  the feature show are being donated  to the FoodBank of Contra Costa and Solano Counties, and a FoodBank can will be located in the gallery for the duration of the show.   All visitors are encouraged to bring in a can or package of a staple food to the gallery. The reception is Sunday, March 18, 3 to 5 pm.  

 

LOCATION:  Benicia Plein Air Gallery, 307 First Street, Benicia is open Thursday through Sundays, Noon to 6 pm.

 

WEBSITE:  http://www.beniciapleinair.com, dixiemohan.com 

 



 

Join us for the upcoming great Chamber events!

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Thursday–June 14

BUSINESS AT BREAKFAST

   

     SOLD OUT!

Union Hotel Restaurant,
401 First Street, Benicia
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Thursday–June 21

BUSINESS AFTER HOURS                                                                                                                                                           

Hosted by Cal Land Title,
252 First Street, Benicia
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Thursday–July 19

JOINT CHAMBERS MIXER
Benicia, American Canyon,
Vallejo & Fairfield-Suisun
Chambers of Commerce, hosted by Solano Community College
Location:  SCC Auto Tech Center,
1687 N. Ascot Parkway, Vallejo
 

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Thursday–August 16

BUSINESS AFTER HOURS
Hosted by Benicia Plumbing,
265 W. Channel Court, Benicia
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Saturday–September 16

FINE ARTS & CRAFT FAIR
and MARKET
Downtown Benicia,
Beginning at First & G Streets

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Thursday–September 20

BUSINESS AFTER HOURS

Hosted by Berkshire Hathaway
Drysdale Properties,
801 First Street, Benicia

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Thursday–October 18

BUSINESS AFTER HOURS

Hosted by Club Pacifica
Apartment Homes,
1300 Southampton Road,
Benicia
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Thursday–November 15

BUSINESS AFTER HOURS

Hosted by TBD
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 Thursday–December 13
HOLIDAY BUSINESS 
AFTER HOURS
Hosted by Westamerica Bank,
20 Solano Square, Benicia