Show Schedule

    • 05 Jun 2020
    • 10:00 AM (UTC-07:00)
    • 25 Oct 2020
    • 3:00 PM (UTC-07:00)
    • BAI Gallery North Wing

    Luciano Demasi's photography of the Anza-Borrego Desert and scenes from National Parks capture the uniqueness of each moment nature provides with its immense and stunning endless beauty. His large photos draw in the viewer to an invisible world brought to life through infrared photography. The show will hang through October 25th. 

    • 03 Oct 2020
    • 10:00 AM (UTC-07:00)
    • 25 Oct 2020
    • 4:00 PM (UTC-07:00)
    • BAI Gallery

    Artistic work in a variety of mediums celebrating the wonderful plants and animals of our world. Work will be accepted September 26 and 27. There will be an entry fee for non members of BAI of $10 per submitted work of art. The Opening Reception for this show is scheduled for October 3, 5 to 7 pm.

    • 31 Oct 2020
    • 10:00 AM (UTC-07:00)
    • 29 Nov 2020
    • 4:00 PM (UTC-08:00)
    • BAI Gallery

    Returning to BAI for the fourth time, this popular exhibit will feature abstract art by a small select group of outstanding artists and will include both wall art and sculptures. Opening reception is on October 31, 5 to 7 pm. 

    • 05 Dec 2020
    • 10:00 AM (UTC-08:00)
    • 27 Dec 2020
    • 4:00 PM (UTC-08:00)
    • BAI Gallery

    Annual show of art by members of the Borrego Springs Art Guild. This show will be held in conjunction with the Crafted Works of Art Show. Opening Reception to be held December 5, 2020, 5 to 7:00 pm. Work accepted November 28 and 29. Participants must be a member of the Borrego Springs Art Guild. Those members who are also members of BAI pay no fee. Non members of BAI pay a fee of $10 per submitted work of art, limit three per artist. 

    • 05 Dec 2020
    • 10:00 AM (UTC-08:00)
    • 27 Dec 2020
    • 4:00 PM (UTC-08:00)
    • BAI Gallery

    A variety of selected items finely crafted by talented artists. Just in time for Christmas. Held in conjunction with the Art Guild Members Show. Opening Reception December 5, 2020, 5 to 7:00 pm. Work will be accepted November 28 and 29, 10:30 am to 3:00 pm. See Information For Artists under the Gallery Tab in the menu bar for more information. There will be an entry fee for non-members of BAI of $15 per artist. 

    • 02 Jan 2021
    • 10:00 AM (UTC-08:00)
    • 31 Jan 2021
    • 4:00 PM (UTC-08:00)
    • BAI Gallery

    Selected works of art by artists of Latino heritage or art that has been strongly influenced by the Latino culture. Opening Reception with Mariachi music from the award winning students of Mariachi Mixteco on January 2, 2021, 5 pm to 7:30 pm. Work accepted December 26-30, 2020.

    • 02 Jan 2021
    • 10:00 AM (UTC-08:00)
    • 31 Jan 2021
    • 4:00 PM (UTC-08:00)
    • BAI Gallery North Wing

    An new show of mixed media art using discarded and found artifacts, reclaimed objects used to create abstract work of art. Opening Reception in conjunction with the Latino Show, January 2, 2021, 5 pm to 7:30 pm. Work accepted December 26 & 27, 2020. There will be an entry fee for non-members of BAI of $10 per submitted work of art, limit of 3 pieces per artist unless other arrangements are made. Work will be displayed in the North Wing of the Gallery at BAI,

    • 06 Feb 2021
    • 10:00 AM (UTC-08:00)
    • 28 Feb 2021
    • 4:00 PM (UTC-08:00)
    • BAI Gallery

    A show of selected work in materials of the earth: clay, glass, wood, metal and fiber. Featuring talented artists from throughout the Southwest. Opening Reception February 6, 2021, 5 pm to 7 pm. Work accepted January 30 and 31, 2021. There will be an entry fee for non-members of BAI of $15 per artist. Multiple pieces accepted. 

    • 06 Feb 2021
    • 10:00 AM (UTC-08:00)
    • 28 Feb 2021
    • 4:00 PM (UTC-08:00)
    • BAI Gallery North WIng

    Contact www.theabf.org for information regarding entry into the contest. Opening Reception and awards presentation to be held February 6, 2021, 5 to 6:00 pm

    • 01 Mar 2021
    • 10:00 AM (UTC-08:00)
    • 28 Mar 2021
    • 4:00 PM (UTC-07:00)
    • BAI Gallery

    Plein Air starts with a week long event, March 1-6, featuring 15 invited artists to paint en plein air culminating in a judging of work and awards on March 6, 5 to 7:30 pm. Work will hang in the Gallery through March 28, 2021. Reception and awards on March 6.  If COVID restrictions are still in place, the format for the reception will be changed. 

    • 03 Apr 2021
    • 10:00 AM (UTC-07:00)
    • 02 May 2021
    • 4:00 PM (UTC-07:00)
    • BAI Gallery

    A show of photography as art. No size limitation. Limit of 3 submissions per artist. All work must be ready for displaying. Work accepted March 27 and 28 in the Gallery, 10:30 am to 3:00 pm. Non-members of BAI pay a $10 per submitted work entry fee. Opening Reception is April 3, 5 to 7 pm unless restrictions for COVID still apply.

    • 08 May 2021
    • 10:00 AM (UTC-07:00)
    • 03 Oct 2021
    • 3:00 PM (UTC-07:00)
    • BAI Gallery

    Art of all subject matter and mediums make up the Summer Show. We will accept art that has not been shown in the gallery before. Submissions are limited to three pieces per artist unless other arrangements are made. All work must be clean, in good condition and ready for display. Work can be received at anytime prior to May 31 by making an appointment via email at gallery@borregoartinstitute.org. There will be an entry fee for non members of BAI of $10 per submitted work of art. There is no opening reception for the Summer Show.

Past events

02 Mar 2020 14th Annual Plein Air Invitational
01 Feb 2020 Celebrating Earth's Elements: Clay, Glass, Wood, Metal & Fiber
01 Feb 2020 ABF Annual Photo Contest Exhibit
04 Jan 2020 A Show of Contemporary Latin American Art
04 Jan 2020 Landscapes of the American West
07 Dec 2019 Art Guild Members Show
07 Dec 2019 Crafted Works of Art Show
09 Nov 2019 Expressions in the Abstract
12 Oct 2019 The Art of Photography
03 May 2019 Celebrating the Summer Show
05 Apr 2019 The Art of Flora and Fauna
05 Apr 2019 3-D Escapes
23 Mar 2019 Unveiling Ceremony for the New Mural at BAI
09 Mar 2019 The Bronzes of Lynn Creighton
03 Mar 2019 13th Annual Plein Air Invitational
02 Feb 2019 Celebrating Earth's Elements: Clay, Glass, Wood, Metal & Fiber
02 Feb 2019 ABF Annual Photo Contest Exhibit
05 Jan 2019 A Show of Contemporary Latin American Art
05 Jan 2019 Beneath the Eternal Blue Sky
07 Dec 2018 Art Guild Members Show
07 Dec 2018 Crafted Works of Art
09 Nov 2018 Expressions in the Abstract
12 Oct 2018 The Art Of Photography
06 May 2018 Celebrating the Summer Show
07 Apr 2018 Celebrating Clay, Glass and Fiber
11 Mar 2018 Gift of Joy: The Bronzes of Lynn Creighton
05 Mar 2018 12th Annual Borrego Springs Plein Air Invitational
03 Feb 2018 The Art Guild Show
03 Feb 2018 ABF Annual Photo Contest Exhibit
06 Jan 2018 A Show of Contemporary Latin American Art
06 Jan 2018 The Bright Wild/Three Visions of the Anza-Borrego Desert
02 Dec 2017 The Art of Photography
02 Dec 2017 Crafted Works of Art
16 Nov 2017 Freestyle Abstract Painting Workshop
11 Nov 2017 Expressions in the Abstract
14 Oct 2017 The Art of Flora and Fauna
14 Sep 2017 Obi Kaufmann, Author/Artist
06 May 2017 Celebrating the Summer Show
01 Apr 2017 Celebrating Clay and Glass
05 Mar 2017 11th ANNUAL PLEIN AIR INVITATIONAL
15 Feb 2017 10 YEARS IN SONG, AMERICAN POPULAR MUSIC, 1935-1945 the Swing Years.
15 Feb 2017 WATERCOLOR ON YUPO
04 Feb 2017 Art Guild Show
04 Feb 2017 ABF Annual Photo Contest Exhibit
18 Jan 2017 Modeling in Clay
03 Jan 2017 Contemporary Latin American Art
21 Dec 2016 Creating Fused Glass Jewelry
14 Dec 2016 Stone Carving Demonstration
09 Dec 2016 Crafted Works of Art
18 Nov 2016 The Art of Photography
16 Nov 2016 Lamps On Wheels
21 Oct 2016 The Art of Flora and Fauna
06 May 2016 Summer Show and Sale
02 Apr 2016 The Bunny and Hare Show
01 Apr 2016 Clayand Glass Show
06 Feb 2016 ABF ANNUAL PHOTO CONTEST exhibit
28 Jan 2016 ART GUILD SHOW
02 Jan 2016 EXPRESSIONS OF CONTEMPORARY LATIN AMERICAN ART
04 Dec 2015 CHINESE BRUSH PAINTING SOCIETY SHOW
04 Dec 2015 CRAFTED WORKS OF ART
07 Nov 2015 THROUGH THE LENS, AN EXHIBITION OF PHOTOGRAPHIC ART
10 Oct 2015 THE ART OF FLORA AND FAUNA
10 Oct 2015 LAURIS PHILLIPS/DESERT ESSENCE
02 May 2015 CELEBRATING THE SUMMER SHOW

 

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