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With generous support

Santa Cruz Art League

The Santa Cruz Art League is an art gallery, theater, classroom, and gift shop. The gallery exhibits are free to the public. The Santa Cruz Art League encourages and supports a wide range of visual and performing artists, professional and recreational alike, in a welcoming environment which celebrates the arts and makes them accessible to the community.


Degrees of Abstraction

Join us as the Art League hosts a National Exhibit featuring some of the country's most prominent abstract artists.

  • Exhibition: Oct. 25 - Nov. 16
  • Reception: Nov. 1, 3-5pm

Background Artwork: "Meridian 1" by Margaret Niven

Art League Benefit Concerts

Looking for a chance to support local art? Why not do it while enjoying a night of great entertainment by attending one, or both, of our upcoming benefit concerts!

Spirit of Zimbabwe Mbira Concert

Cosmas Magaya and Friends with Sadza Marimba

Mbira Master Cosmas Magaya and friends join forces with Santa Cruz's own Sadza Marimba for a night of Zimbabwean Music that you won't want to miss.

  • Date: Sunday, October 26
  • Time: 7:30 to 9:30pm
  • Donation:
    $15 General Admission
    $12 SCAL Members
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Flamenco for the Season with Charles Sutton

Flamenco for the Season

Joyous songs and dances to celebrate the Holidays with Carlitos de Santa Cruz and Los Flamencos

  • Date: Sunday, December 14
  • Time: 6 to 8pm
  • Donation:
    $15 General Admission
    $12 SCAL Members
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Ongoing Life Drawing

Live model. Drop-ins are welcome. No instruction. Facilitated by Open Studio Artist Richard Bennett.

  • Date and Time: Monday Nights, 7:00 - 10:00pm
  • Location: in the SCAL classroom
  • Fee: $16 non-members, $14 members, $10 students
  • Instructor: Richard Bennett
View more classes at our Art Classes page.