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Only a few days away – "An Evening of Art and Music" Date: Saturday, August 12, 2PM - 9PM Location: Auditorio de la Ribera Cost: Free Admission to art exhibition – $300 pesos for the concert! The Lake Chapala Fine Artists Guild and the Festival del Lago are joining forces to bring you an “Evening of Art and Music” on Saturday, August 12 at the Auditorio de la Ribera in Ajijic (Carretera Chapala-Jocotepec #168 in La Floresta – the building with the large brick facade on the lake side of the highway). From 2pm until 8pm, you can enjoy an exhibition of fine art in a variety of mediums from some of the best-known Lakeside artists, plus three talented young artists from the LCS Children’s Art Program (the Guild supports this important program). The Guild’s art exhibitions feature only established, professional artists. Membership is purposely kept small, is by invitation only, and new artists who want to join are vetted for the quality of their work. A special “Meet the Artists Event” will be held from 5pm until 7pm featuring guest artist Enrique Velazqez and live music – meet and talk to the artists! A raffle for some art will be held during this event. Admission to the art exhibition is free. At 8pm, the Festival del Lago presents a “Rising Stars Concert” where the talented students of Festival del Lago take centre stage. Witness their exceptional skills and passion as they showcase their musical prowess, leaving you mesmerised by their talent. Tickets for the concert can be purchased online at www.FestivalDelLago.com. A preview exhibition of art only will be held on Friday, August 11 from 2pm to 6pm. Admission is free. You can subscribe online to receive updates about the Lake Chapala Fine Artists Guild exhibitions and events here: tinyurl.com/Subscribe-FineArtChpala. Mark your calendars! You don't want to miss this exciting evening of culture in Ajijic.
The Lake Chapala Fine Artists Guild (a re-boot of the Lake Chapala Painting Guild started in 2011) is very proud that we have been asked to return to the Ajijic auditorium for a second fine art exhibition. The show starts on Friday, April 21 from 2pm to 6pm. There's a special "Meet the Artists" event from 3pm to 5pm that same day. The second exhibition day is Saturday, April 22, and the hours are from 10am to 4pm. This exhibition is being held at the newly opened Centro para la Cultura y las Artes de la Ribera, located in Ajijic at Carretera #168. In the past, this was simply known as the "auditorio," and it is the building with the huge brick front on the south side (lake side) of the carretera. The Guild's exhibitions feature only fine art by established, professional artists. This group is purposely kept small, membership is by invitation only, and new artists who want to join are vetted for the quality of their work. If you're looking for high-quality art for your business or home, please visit to this exhibition and see what the Guild is all about – you won't be disappointed! Admission is always free, and there's ample parking along the service road in front of the auditorio, as well as on the opposite side of the street. For more information, please visit our website at FineArtChapala.com. Don't forget the "Meet the Artists" event on Friday, April 21 from 3pm to 5pm.
Come out and see three young artists from the LCS Children's Art Program at an art exhibition on Friday and Saturday April 21/22. The three artists are: Ramón Carranza, Carlos Antonio Blas, and Samantha Sánchez Gárcia. This is an exhibition by the Lake Chapala Fine artists Guild, who support the Children's Art Program. The Guild has been asked to return to the new Ajijic auditorium for another fine art collective exhibition. The fist day of the show is Friday, April 21 from 2pm to 6pm. There is a "Meet the Artists" event from 3pm to 5pm that day – come and watch our young artists at work! The second day is Saturday, April 22 from 10am to 4pm. The event is being held at the Centro para la Cultura y las Artes de la Ribera, Carretera #168, Ajijic. This was previously known simply as the "auditorio," and is on the south side (lake side) of the street, and has a huge red brick facade. Admission is free, and there's ample parking along the lateral (service road) in front of the auditorio, as well as in the lateral on the opposite side of the carretera.
The 9th Annual ASA Studio Art Walk is being held on Saturday & Sunday February 22 & 23, 2020. This year we have almost 100 talented local artists showing their work at over 30 locations around Ajijic. You'll find a huge selection of art including mixed media, oils, acrylics, photography, sculpture, jewelry, handicrafts... and so much more. Put on by the Ajijic Society of the Arts (ASA), some of the proceeds from the event help support the LCS Children's Art Program. You can buy your admission booklet (admits one) for only $50 pesos at Diane Pearl, Superlake, LCS, the Ken Gosh Gallery (Guadalupe Victoria #30), and Art Connection (Centro Laguna). The admission booklet has a directory of the artists with a sample of their work, a listing of where each is showing, and maps to all the locations. Please join us this year, and support the Children's Art Program. Bring your visitors, friends, and neighbours... there's something for everyone! For more information, visit our website at ASAartWalk.com.