Jul 30, 2017 to Oct 8, 2017

Jul 30, 2017 to Oct 8, 2017


Wednesday through Sunday

from 11am to 5pm

Admission and parking are free.
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PMA Founder Honored

Dave Pine, Ruth Waters, Katrina Rill, Marc Hershman, Emily Beach
Left to right: Dave Pine, Ruth Waters, Katrina Rill, Marc Hershman, Emily Beach

Ruth Waters Honored

Katrina Rill, on behalf of of Rep. Jackie Speier, presents Ruth Waters, PMA Founder and Executive Director, with a plaque honoring her leadership in promoting the arts and art appreciation in the Bay Area.  The text of Rep. Speier's tribute was entered into the official Congressional Record of the U.S. House of Representatives for March 17, 2017.  State Senator Jerry Hill sent a Certificate of Recognition delivered by Marc Hershman, and San Mateo County Supervisor Dave Pine and Burlingame City Councilwoman Emily Beach each toasted Ruth Waters at a March event celebrating PMA's 4 Years in Burlingame and Waters' 40 Years Supporting Arts on the Peninsula.

Read the offical entry in the Congressional Record.

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Upcoming Museum Opening Receptions

Mark Garrett, Trudy Myrrh Reagan, and Ginger Slonaker

July 30, 2-4 p.m.

Dorothy Burston Brown, Marshall Crossman

August 20, 2-4 p.m.


Pop Up at the Museum

August 10, Thursday, 6-10 p.m.

Food trucks, music, drinks, and wonderful art.

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Continuing Exhibitions

Remnants, Sculpture & Paintings by Richard Kamler



Showing in the Studios Gallery

Hat Blocks & Hats

Sculptural Form & Artistic Function

by Wayne Wichern

July 21 - August 27, 2017 

Reception: July 23, 2-5 p.m.


This exhibit is a glimpse into the hat maker’s workroom and a demonstration of the process of blocking hats -- the forming of felt and straw materials over traditional wood hat blocks.

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Pop Up at the Museum

Peninsula Museum of Art presents the first ever pop up event at the museum! Enjoy music, drinks, food trucks and wonderful art while proceeds benefit all Museum programs and activities.

Pop Up at the Museum

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Leonardo's Studio Classes

Leonardo’s Studio classes will resume in September, 2017

Gift Shop

The Museum Gift Shop offers works of art by local artists. Specializing in ceramics, jewelry, artist books and other fine art objects, our gift shop is an ideal venue for purchasing unique items with artistic appeal.


Special item while supplies last: Child of Giants, My Journey with Maynard Dixon & Dorothea Lange. This is a personal view documentary by Thomas Ropelewski, an American screenwriter, producer and director. He is best known for films Look Who's Talking Now, Loverboy, The Next Best Thing and The Kiss. He is married to screenwriter/producer, Leslie Dixon, the grandaughter of Maynard Dixon and Dorothea Lange. 

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