Defining Disability Art

Aug 25, 2013

The current show at the Petaluma Arts Center is one of several local exhibits up now that focus on works by artists with disabilities.
Credit Petaluma Arts Center

As more and more people with disabilities of all sorts are creating all sorts of art, it’s becoming more visible—and harder to classify.

The current shows featuring works by artists with disabilities include:

 Undercover Genius:  The Creative Lives of Artists with Disabilities

July 12 – Sept. 15 

Petaluma Arts Center,

230 Lakeville Street,

Petaluma, CA  94952

(707) 762-5600

Breaking Barriers: Bay Area Artists with Disabilities
June 14 – September 27
Marin Community Foundation
5 Hamilton Landing, Suite 200,
Novato, CA. 94114 (415) 464-2500

Margins to Mainstream: Contemporary Artists with Disabilities
June 15 -­ September 15
Sonoma County Museum
425 Seventh Street,
Santa Rosa, CA. 95401 (707) 579-1500

Cedars of Marin in the Ron Collins Gallery
July 20 -­ August 25
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art
Novato Arts Center at Hamilton Field
500 Palm Drive, Novato, CA. 94949 (415) 506-­0137


Gallery of Sea & Heaven

312 S A St  Santa Rosa, CA 95401
(707) 578-9123

AWOL (Art without Labels) – A studio of Alchemia

111 Kentucky Street

Petaluma, CA 94952
(707) 775-3794