I'm Kenney Mencher. I'm an artist who left a tenured professorship in 2016 to pursue making art full time. This blog is about art, art history, with a emphasis on human rights. I make homoerotic art featuring bears, otters & other gay wildlife.
New Museum Los Gatos will have 6000
dedicated to exhibits, 1000 ft2for collection research and display, a 560 ft2education lab, a conference room and a kitchen. And that’s just
the inside. The exterior will boast a sculpture garden, stage area for
performances and plenty of space to roam. This adds up to unlimited
possibilities for events, rentals and parties for
you and NUMU. And, of course, unlimited potential to be inspired.
Click image for virtual walkthrough
Be a part of what's new.
must raise $250,000 to create NUMU. Thanks to
your generous support we are $106,605 closer to meeting our goal! Your
gift to this years’ annual fund will help bridge the gap, making it
possible to expand, design and build our new space. In addition, gifts
allow the development of new programming and interactive
updates to our permanent exhibits. Your 100% tax deductible
contribution will enable us to inspire our community with fresh, new
perspectives on history, art and the innovation of our times as we enter
our 50th Anniversary year. Help us to build a museum that
continually hits the refresh button.
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will be even more!
Many thanks to the following people for helping us bridge the gap by generously donating to our annual
campaign last week: $500 - $999 Richard Clark, $250 - $499 Anne Johnson, $10- $249 Laura
Vavrunek, William Rushton, Mary Ann Coscino, Eleanor Anderson, Richard
& Carol Skjerven, Fred & Regina Schwertley and Daniel Tellep.
Our groundbreaking was a huge success, thank you to all that were able
to come out and support the New Museum Los Gatos.
It was great to have such a high level of community involvement. Thanks to photographer,
Atwell, there were many great moments captured, which you can see on our
is an exciting time to be a part of our Los Gatos Museums
family. As we bid a fond farewell to our two quaint and treasured
museums, we embrace a dynamic new space in the heart of our civic
Museum Los Gatos is
slated to open in Spring 2015 with three times more exhibition space,
allowing us to build a vibrant community hub for all ages, with fresh
perspectives on bay area history, art and the innovation of our times. NUMU.
Always something new.
Note: the Historic Home Tour has been postponed until April 11-12, 2015. It will expand to include beautiful gardens of Los Gatos.
We hope to see you then!