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Upcoming Workshops


Osborne watercolor with white web 

Painting Watercolor with the Whites of Your Paper

with Patricia Osborne

Sat & Sun 8/30 & 8/31

9:30 AM - 4:30 PM



Corral Abstract

Principles for Original Abstraction

with Sal Corral

Sat 9/7

1 - 5 PM








Current Calls

for Artists: 


September Exhibition

Poster for Show and Grand Opening vAug1

Opening Reception Exhibition

Sept 5 - 26, 2014

Submission Deadline: Aug 25


Entry Form

Apply Online


In the Galleries:



August 1 - 28, 2014

Bay-Centric sf crossing ii Square


Friday, August 1, 2014

5:30 - 8:00 p.m.


Smith Andersen Editions

Fine Art Prints on Loan

August 1 - 28, 2014

Smith-Andersen Logo


Friday, August 1, 2014

5:30 - 8:00 p.m.



Mobile Art Expo

Mobile Digital Arts & Creativity Summit

August 1 - 28, 2014



Friday, August 1, 2014

5:30 - 8:00 p.m.




PAL on Main:

Art by PAL Instructors

at Main Street Cafe & Books

August 2 - 30, 2014

Steve Curl Afternoon Glow at Lundy Lake


Thursday, August 7, 2014

3:00 - 5:00 p.m.


Main Street Cafe & Books

134 Main Street

Los Altos, CA, 94022

News & Events

For Immediate Release:

Over 350 Attend First Friday & mDAC Summit Event

Pacific Art League Draws Large Crowd for Digital Art Conference

August 2, 2014


Technology and Art: A Perfect Match

PAL Announces Mobile Digital Art and Creativity Summit

August 1-3, 2014


PAL Moved Home!

PAL is excited to announce that we have moved back to our beautifully renovated home at 668 Ramona Street in downtown Palo Alto.


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Metro Active

JULY 30, 2014

Mobile Digital Arts & Creativity Summit Comes to Palo Alto


Palo Alto Weekly

JULY 25, 2014

Mobile Digital Art Goes Mainstream

JULY 23, 2014

Why iPad Art is More Than A Passing Fad


Palo Alto Weekly

DECEMBER 27, 2013
The wild ones

PAL Earns Spot on 2013 GreatNonprofits Top-Rated List!

Download the press release.


Mountain View Voice

OCTOBER 28, 2013

Public Art: Chairs with Flair

Palo Alto Daily Post

AUGUST 6, 2013

Pacific Art League is expanding its historic home in Palo Alto


Palo Alto Weekly

JULY 19, 2013
What's happening here?


Stanford Daily

JULY 16, 2013
Pacific Art League's "Taking Digital Art to the Streets" provides a fresh perspective on mobile digital artwork


Palo Alto Online

JULY 5, 2013

Art Goes Mobile


Palo Alto Weekly 

JUNE 7, 2013

Worth a Look


Palo Alto Weekly online 

JUNE 3, 2103

Families flock to Palo Alto's 'civic hacking' celebration