1130 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Katrina Carl Public Relations
Tuesday - Sunday, 11am-5pm; Free Thursday Evenings, 5-8pm.
$10 adults, $6 seniors & students with ID
January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017
Visit Website for a Listing of Ongoing Exhibitions
February 19, 2017 - June 11, 2017
Carved Paper: The Art of the Japanese Stencil
Japanese paper stencils, or katagami, are the pattern-bearing tools used in a resist-dyeing textile process known as katazome. Despite their utilitarian role, katagami, with their striking patterns, have long captivated Western collectors and artists.
May 7, 2017 - April 7, 2018
Rodin and His Legacy
A selection of bronze sculptures by Auguste Rodin (French, 1840-1917) and other artists who preceded and followed him.
May 28, 2017 - August 27, 2017
You Are Going On A Trip: Modern and Contemporary Prints from the Permanent Collection
"You Are Going On A Trip" brings together a selection of highlights from the Museum’s wide-ranging collection of Modern and Contemporary prints, focusing on works produced between the 1940s and 1970s.
June 1, 2017 - June 1, 2017
Santa Barbara First Thursday (5-8pm)
Since its founding in 1941, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art has developed a unique identity with strengths in the following areas: Ancient Art, Asian Art (Chinese, Japanese, Indian and Tibetan), French and English 19th and early 20th Century Art, 19th and early 20th Century American Art, International Modernism, Works on Paper, Photography, and Contemporary Art. Influenced by the community as a whole and by individual collectors of major importance, the holdings of the Museum have taken on a character specific to this institution.
“Puja and Piety” and Lewis deSoto
''Labour and Wait''
Yinka Shonibare, MBE