1. Former Patagonia CEO
Kris Tompkins will appear at the company's Palo Alto store on Wednesday to discuss
the creation of Conservación Patagónica, a Patagonia National Park he
Wine, beer and light hors d'oeuvres will be provided at the 6 p.m. event. A $20 donation at the door is suggested.
2. Does an object's hue tell you anything about its aura?
An authoritative voice will tackle that question at a Palo Alto art exhibit on Thursday.
Rosanna Ferraro, a graduate of Sofia’s Master of
Spiritual Guidance (MASG) program, will explore
the use of color and creative expression in
exploring and experiencing spirituality at Coming Alive: Opening to the Sacred Through Color.
The 5 p.m. event will be held at Sofia University's Lobby (the 1059 building located at 1069 East Meadow Circle).
3. The Pacific Art League will host an opening reception on Friday.
The “Landscapes, Seascapes & Urbanscapes” exhibit will feature 35 photographs, paintings, drawings, prints, and mixed media works by 26 California artists.
A “Shadows and Ceramics,” exhibit will feature paintings by Ken Brenner and ceramic pieces by Jo Killen.
The event will be held at the Pacific Art League (227 Forest Avenue) at 5:30 p.m.
The show will run from Friday through Oct. 31. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Admission is free.