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Art 50L Gallery Viewing Lab - PACKET (pdf)

Need to enroll in ART 50L Gallery Viewing Lab?
No Add Codes needed! Enroll online throughout the semester by using one of the available open section numbers in Webadvisor.

Art 50L Gallery Viewing Lab – Instructions
Due Date
: May 16 by 4:00 p.m.

Art 50L is designed to complement and enhance the art class in which you are concurrently enrolled. It is required for one semester for art students. Note: Students enroll in Art 50L only once per semester, even if they are taking two or more art classes. Read and follow directions in order to receive credit! This lab is .5 units of credit.

  • Before You Begin:
    Art 50L is a separate class from your art class, check your registration receipt to be sure you are enrolled in Art 50L Gallery Viewing Lab.
  • What You Must Do!
    View and correctly document 12 different public art exhibitions and document either 2 lectures or documentary art films or one of each. Exhibition viewings should always be done in person during the semester you are enrolled. Please print clearly and turn in by the due date, before 4:00 pm, to the Cabrillo Gallery.

Exhibitions: Choose no more than one piece per exhibit – 12 different exhibits – original artwork only

Lectures / Documentary Films: Choose lectures or films (outside of class – on or off campus) pertaining to the arts: art history, a movement in art, a particular artist, or group of artists


  • What Works:
    1. Commercial Art Galleries, College galleries, non-profit galleries, alternative spaces. (one report per exhibit)
    2. Museums (1 viewing per exhibition - with a maximum of 6 viewings per museum)
    3. Open Studios (limit 6)
    4. Art Fairs and Festivals (1 booth/artist per event)
    5. Cafes and Restaurants (limit 6 - one report per venue)
    6. Murals and public art (1 per city)
    7. Exhibits in the Cabrillo Gallery (one report per exhibit)

  • What Doesn’t Work:
    1. Incomplete forms: fill the form out completely or you will receive a no credit
    2. Reproduction or poster galleries (always choose original artwork), card shops, clothing stores
    3. Web sites or virtual galleries
    4. No Cabrillo College (Aptos campus) display cases
    5. Your room, a friend's house, etc.
    6. In-class reports lectures and documentary films
    7. Performing arts (such as music, dance or theatre)
    8. Tattoos, or tattoo parlor


If you have any questions concerning your Art 50L Gallery Viewing Lab, please contact us:
Cabrillo Gallery
Room 1002, Library Building 1000
Telephone: 831.479.6308, Email the Cabrillo Gallery
Gallery Hours: Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Monday and Tuesday: 7 - 9 p.m.

Art Documentary Films on the web: SPARK, Art 21, Netflix

Local Art Listing and First Friday Art Tour Santa Cruz

Gallery Viewing Spaces
This is a suggested list of art viewing spaces. Explore – Art is Everywhere!

Santa Cruz Co.

Cultural Council of Santa Cruz County
Open Studios in October

First Friday Art Tour S.C.

Aptos Coffee Roasting Co.
19 Rancho Del Mar Center
Soquel Drive

Cabrillo Gallery
Cabrillo College
Library, Room 1002
Aptos Campus

Carried Away
7564 Soquel Drive

Mulberry Gallery
8050 #E Soquel Drive

S.C. County Bank
7775 Soquel Drive

Ben Lomond
S. C. Mountains Art Center
9341 Mill Street

Many Hands Gallery
510 Bay Avenue

Mr. Toots Coffeehouse
221 Esplanade

S.C. County Bank
819 Bay Avenue Ste D

Davenport Gallery
450 Highway 1

White Raven
6253 Hwy 9

Santa Cruz
Artisans Gallery
1368 Pacific Avenue

County Government Center
701 Ocean Street
1st & 5th Floors

Felix Kulpa Gallery
107 Elm Street

Frans Lanting Gallery
207 McPherson St, Suite D

Louden Nelson Center
301 Center Street

Lu Lu Carpenters
1545 Pacific Avenue

MichaelAngelo Gallery
1111-A River St.

Museum of Art & History
705 Front Street

Caffé Pergolesi
418 Cedar Street

Santa Cruz Art League
526 Broadway

S. C. Coffee Roasting Co.
1330 Pacific Avenue

S.C. County Bank
720 Front Street

Santa Cruz Pottery
1642 Mission Street

Sesnon Gallery
Porter College, UCSC

Eloise Pickard Smith Gallery
Cowell College, UCSC

The Bagelry
4763 Soquel Drive

The Ugly Mug
4640 Soquel Drive




Caffe Ella
734 East Lake Avenue
831. 722.0480

Freedom Branch Library
2021 Freedom Boulevard

Pajaro Valley Gallery
37 Sudden Street

S.C. County Bank
595 Auto Center Drive

Sierra Azul Nursery
2660 East Lake Avenue

Watsonville Public Library
275 Main St.

Wild Rose Art Supplies
1929 Main Street

Santa Cruz Co.

Monterey Museum of Art
559 Pacific Street

Monterey Museum of Art
720 Via Mirada

Pacific Grove Art Center
568 Lighthouse Avenue
Pacific Grove

Center For Photographic Arts
San Carlos & 9th Street

Carl Cherry Center for the Arts
4th and Guadalupe

Mission Gallery
106 Third Street
San Juan Bautista

Galeria Tonantzin
115 Third Street
San Juan Bautista

Los Gatos
Art Museum of Los Gatos
4 Tait Avenue

San Jose
San Jose Institute of
Contemporary Art
560 South First Street

San Jose Center for Latino Arts
510 South First Street

San Jose Museum of Art
110 S. Market Street

Montalvo Art Center
15400 Montalvo Road

Cantor Arts Center
Stanford University
lomita Drive at Museum Way

San Francisco
Contemporary Jewish Museum
736 Mission Street

de Young Museum
Golden Gate Park

Palace of the Legion of Honor
Lincoln Park -100 34th Ave.

S.F. Museum of Modern Art
151 Third Street

Velvet da Vinci
2015 Polk Street

Yerba Buena
Center for the Arts
701 Mission Street

Video on the Web


Art 21

Netflix – Art & Design

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